C.D. Howe makes recommendations to encourage investing

Governments should put together guidelines to encourage investing, says C.D. Howe Institute.

INVESTMENT | June 23 2020 01:00PM
BoC should innovate to better support the country once pandemic abates

A new policy paper from the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives says the Bank of Canada must keep innovating to help…

SOCIETY | May 04 2020 12:42PM
Real GDP expected to now contract

Forecasters surveyed by The Conference Board of Canada have now dramatically changed their near-term projections for the…

INVESTMENT | April 24 2020 01:53PM
Pension plans urge Ottawa to ease obligations

The Association of Canadian Pension Management asks Finance Canada to ease financial obligations of pension plan sponsor…

LIFE INSURANCE | April 21 2020 10:50AM
COVID-19: systemic crisis looms

Mega-reinsurer Swiss Re fears that COVID-19 may trigger a systemic crisis, although industrial countries are collectivel…

SOCIETY | April 20 2020 01:00PM
OSFI takes action to support resilience of financial institutions

In response to challenges posed by COVID-19, the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions has taken a numb…

ENTREPRENEURSHIP | March 16 2020 02:53PM
Coronavirus and low interest rates present challenges to Canadian life insurers

The big four lifecos continue to benefit from new business growth across their diverse businesses bolstered by strong ca…

LIFE INSURANCE | March 11 2020 02:00PM