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Pensions take hit in Q3: RBC Dexia

The market volatility that swept through global equity markets in the third quarter had a severe impact on pension plans, according to RBC Dexia Investor…

  • By: Staff
  • October 21, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

Public hearings for proposed Maple Group transaction

The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) will be holding public hearings on the transactions proposed by the Maple Group Acquisition Corporation. The hearings will be…

  • By: Staff
  • October 20, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 15:21

Advisors need compensation flexibility

As jurisdictions around the world consider banning embedded compensation, many Canadian financial planners point out that this long-standing arrangement benefits many clients.

  • By: Staff
  • October 20, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 11:51

Conference coverage: Investing in You Vancouver

Lena Smirnova, a Masters of Journalism candidate at the University of British Columbia, will be reporting live from the Investing In You Conference in Vancouver…

  • By: Staff
  • October 20, 2011 September 6, 2018
  • 07:01

Advisor Audio: Video strategies that work

Listen and learn. Managing Editor, Melissa Shin spoke to Chris Allen, the founder of Investius.

  • By: Staff
  • October 20, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 07:00

Europe remains a global challenge

If there is one upside to the European sovereign debt crisis, it may be that it allows the U.S. to look quite good in comparison.…

Fixed-income savvy crucial to portfolio design

We live in very uncertain times where the operative word is caution. And being cautious means being forward looking, says Vinay Pande, chief investment advisor,…

Investor confidence takes a hit in Q3

Here's a shock: international business and political events shook the confidence of Canadian investors in the third quarter.

  • By: Staff
  • October 20, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

Business owners ignoring succession planning

Canadian business owners are not preparing for the future.

Is your client legally competent?

On Monday, France's wealthiest woman, L'Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt, lost control of her vast fortune after she failed a court-ordered incompetence test.

Lehman: The investment that keeps on taking

A client of Citi Smith Barney has lost his case against the firm and his broker over a recommendation in spring 2008 that he buy…

  • By: Staff
  • October 18, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 11:46

Inflation in the pipeline

There are signs that inflationary pressures could be building in the U.S. economy, as the cost of gas and food rose for companies in September,…

Wealth industry slow to embrace social media

The wealth management industry has been slower than most in picking up on the value of collaborative spaces and participatory tools.

  • By: Staff
  • October 18, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 11:00

Fed announcement, Canadian GDP numbers coming this week

What to watch for

  • By: Staff
  • September 21, 2018 September 21, 2018
  • 16:25

Ontario finance minister projects $15B deficit

``The hole is deep and it will require everyone to make sacrifices without exception,'' Fedeli said

Case for interest rate hike builds as underlying inflation measures rise

But a wild card remains in play

Mutual fund sales way down in August

Year-to-date net sales are also down from 2017

  • By: Staff
  • September 21, 2018 September 21, 2018
  • 12:19

Stop losing talented advisors

How the industry can attract—and keep—more women

The (potential) future of advice reforms

Compared to what’s happening in Australia, CSA’s June missives are meek

European investment managers increase use of ETFs, bonds

More than 90% of professional investors were using ETFs this year

  • By: Staff
  • September 20, 2018 September 20, 2018
  • 12:15

TDAM makes changes to ETFs

Underlying indexes, fund names and management fees of certain funds affected

  • By: Staff
  • September 19, 2018 September 19, 2018
  • 14:41

How active is an active fixed income ETF?

Analyzing a fund's human element

  • By: Staff
  • August 22, 2018 September 19, 2018
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