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OSC corporate finance report aims to aid compliance

Conflicts, crypto, cyber risk: the year ahead in compliance

IIROC outlined the challenges for firms and regulators in a new report

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Fed’s Powell: Public should understand risks of Bitcoin

There are risks and benefits to digital currencies, the Fed chair said

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Worried about a possible increase to the capital gains inclusion rate?

Options for your clients to consider if they’re concerned about the inclusion rate increasing

Rovinescu joins Brookfield Asset Management as senior advisor

The former Air Canada CEO will focus on investments in the aviation and aerospace sectors

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 22, 2021 March 22, 2021
  • 10:30
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Canaccord joins S&P/TSX Composite index

The addition comes as the firm seeks a tie-up with RF Capital

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CRA announces prescribed interest rates for Q2

The prescribed rate on loans to family members remains set at 1%

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 19, 2021 March 19, 2021
  • 12:39
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Canadian fund sales exceeded $23B in February

Balanced mutual funds led the way

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 19, 2021 March 19, 2021
  • 14:52
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IRS announces filing extension for 2020 tax return

U.S. taxpayers will have until May 17 to file and pay taxes owing


Court allows $100-million lawsuit against OSC to proceed

The ruling overturns a Superior Court finding from last April

Financial protection for the future, nest egg, retirement savings

FSRA proposes guidance related to pension benefits upon marriage breakdown

The regulator has outlined its supervisory approach to pension settlements

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 19, 2021 March 19, 2021
  • 14:13
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U.S. recovery ‘far from complete,’ Powell says

Continued support from the Fed will be required

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Oricia Smith named head of SLGI Asset Management

Smith was appointed interim president in October 2020

  • By: IE Staff
  • March 19, 2021 March 19, 2021
  • 10:58

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Address change would be temporary until quarantine efforts are lifted

  • By: IE Staff
  • April 1, 2020 May 13, 2020
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OSC Dialogue 2017 to feature FCA, SEC executives

IE’s Calendar of Industry Events

Helping advisors find opportunities for accredited continuing education

  • By: IE Staff
  • November 5, 2020 March 4, 2021
  • 10:00