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IGM Financial reports Q2 earnings

Client investment returns in the quarter were the largest in a decade

  • By: Staff
  • August 6, 2020 August 6, 2020
  • 13:15
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Fitch’s global forecast on track for 2020

The rating agency's latest forecast for global growth was for a 4.6% drop this year

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Future market shocks a potential risk to bond funds

New Bank of Canada research examines how bond funds have responded to market stress so far

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Corporate boards significantly lack Black and racialized Canadians: study

The Ryerson University study examines the situation in eight major cities

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July a record-breaking month for GTA home sales

Average home prices are also up 16.9% from a year ago, at $943,710

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CSA finalizes changes to syndicated mortgage rules

The changes will take effect March 1, 2021

Manulife Financial’s net income halved due to pandemic

Still, president and CEO Roy Gori expects the company to bounce back

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More smart beta managers consider ESG

Climate change and carbon-related issues are top of mind

  • By: Katie Keir
  • August 6, 2020 August 6, 2020
  • 10:53

CI taking majority interest in Aligned Capital

Acquisition adds $10 billion in assets and more than 200 advisors

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PEAK settles with MFDA

Fund dealer admits to not fully investigating suspected rep misconduct

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Great-West Lifeco to sell Canadian subsidiary for $175M to Mackenzie

GWL also beat earnings expectations for Q2

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U.S. dollar’s plunge could persist

Several factors weigh negatively on the currency's outlook

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Workers in finance and insurance continue to struggle with mental health

Morneau Shepell's mental health index score for July remains low

  • By: Staff
  • August 5, 2020 August 5, 2020
  • 13:29

How to redirect your printed copy of Advisor’s Edge

If you’re not going to the office, our team can help you

  • By: Staff
  • April 1, 2020 May 13, 2020
  • 10:21

Clients expect new communication methods to persist post-pandemic

You can also boost your services through customization and family referrals, a survey finds

  • By: Staff
  • July 29, 2020 July 29, 2020
  • 11:21

Building a book post-pandemic

Advisors look to team high tech with human touch

Tips to instil client loyalty

A report warns of a looming loyalty crisis and how to overcome it