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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

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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Net income stable for CI in Q2

AUM for the quarter was up 13% from Q1 but down year over year

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CSA finalizes changes to syndicated mortgage rules

The changes will take effect March 1, 2021

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Canaccord posts record-breaking revenue in fiscal Q1

Revenue was driven by a 30% surge in investment banking

  • By: Staff
  • August 6, 2020 August 6, 2020
  • 11:27
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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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Corporate boards significantly lack Black and racialized Canadians: study

The Ryerson University study examines the situation in eight major cities

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More smart beta managers consider ESG

Climate change and carbon-related issues are top of mind

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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PEAK settles with MFDA

Fund dealer admits to not fully investigating suspected rep misconduct

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Queen’s business school offers one-year fintech degree

The master's program is aimed at working professionals

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

GWL also beat earnings expectations for Q2

ETFs see their second strongest month of the year: National Bank

Fixed income ETFs dominate flows in July

  • By: Staff
  • August 5, 2020 August 5, 2020
  • 11:49

Insolvencies rise 4.7% in June

Year over year, insolvencies have dropped sharply

Spending rebounds as economies reopen

But the end of CERB could put a damper on positive progress, TD warns in a report

OSC seeks to ban securities fraudster

Regulator to hold hearing for Canadian serving time in U.S.

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

Everyone lies online — just not in virtual hearings, please

OSC publishes guide for online proceedings

CIBC introduces two active global equity ETFs

The funds are trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange

  • By: Staff
  • July 27, 2020 July 27, 2020
  • 10:38

BMO adds series to U.S. quality ETF

The options offer currency flexibility

  • By: Staff
  • July 23, 2020 July 23, 2020
  • 11:01

Growing institutional interest is driving fixed income ETF flows

Bond exchange-traded fund assets have soared in recent months