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Nearly one million jobs added in June: StatsCan

Hurdle remain for Canada's workforce, however, with high unemployment forecasted to linger

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E-transfer frauds emerge

Recipients of fake e-transfers defrauded, police allege

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More work needed to meet LIBOR deadline

Report from FSB, Basel Committee sets out recommendations for speeding transition

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FINRA wants heads up on firms’ crypto activities

The SRO calls on dealers to disclose any involvement with digital assets

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Ontario capital markets task force proposes big changes

Group suggests a transformation of OSC and SRO governance

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Canadian debt issuance surges

RBC leads in debt underwriting, but equity league tables see shakeup

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Canada ill-prepared for second wave of Covid-19: Senate report

Improved testing, tracing, and vaccine programs needed

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Investors shifting to corporate credit

Investors take on more credit risk as government bond yields hit historic lows

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Fiscal snapshot poses more questions than answers

Federal deficit higher than expected, but the uncertain future is the bigger worry

CMHC reports annual pace of housing starts in Canada increased in June

Increase in multi-family projects offset a decline in single-detached homes

Advocis appoints two new board members

One of those appointed will also chair the IAFE board

  • By: IE Staff
  • July 9, 2020 July 9, 2020
  • 11:22
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Fugitive fraudster sentenced after returning to Canada

A Toronto-area tax preparer fled the country after being charged in 2008

  • By: IE Staff
  • July 9, 2020 July 9, 2020
  • 11:00
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Q2 earnings to show how virus menaced Corporate America

More than 400 S&P 500 companies have failed to provide guidance to analysts

PI Financial bought by joint venture

H.I.G. Capital and RCM Capital Management team up to acquire Vancouver brokerage

High unemployment, $343B deficit projected in Liberals’ fiscal snapshot

The government believes there will be a slow return to a new normal

Annual wealth tax would generate $5.6B: PBO

Almost 14K Canadian families would pay the 1% tax on assets over $20M

Howard Atkinson appointed chief business officer of Pascal Financial

Industry vet gets full-time gig after joining firm as an advisor in March

  • By: IE Staff
  • July 7, 2020 July 7, 2020
  • 14:58

Djurfeldt leaves Wellington-Altus

Veteran executive departs recruiting role after less than a year

Krembil, Jensen headline IIAC’s Hall of Fame class

Annual induction ceremony postponed due to pandemic

New indexes track sustainability impact

The target audience is investors seeking to track the UN's sustainable development goals

Horizons proposes changes to leveraged natural gas ETFs

Changes to two crude oil ETFs have been approved by shareholders

  • By: IE Staff
  • July 6, 2020 July 7, 2020
  • 14:02

New USD high-interest savings ETF from Horizons

High-interest savings ETFs have proven to be popular with investors this year

  • By: IE Staff
  • July 2, 2020 July 7, 2020
  • 12:12

Quebec man pleads guilty to tax evasion charges

The resident of Laval was also fined almost $500,000

  • By: IE Staff
  • July 8, 2020 July 8, 2020
  • 15:02

Wide range of IIROC dealers seek relief

The SRO staff's authority to rule on exemption applications has been extended

Forex frauds on the rise

NSSC warns about a surge in scams on social media

Gold gets a lift as hedge with Canada’s deficit to surpass $340 billion

The precious metal hit another nine-year high

Weaker population growth is bad news for housing: TD

Rentals will take the initial hit, spilling over to the broader housing market

As economy reopens, many workers hesitant: StatsCan

Workplace safety concerns loom large

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Address change would be temporary until quarantine efforts are lifted

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

Keep calm and listen to your clients

We haven’t been through anything like this, but we’ve been through similar crises and recovered

SEC warns of new digital offerings

So-called IEOs may be rife with the same misconduct associated with ICOs