Invesco network gearing up for end of embedded commissions

After a recent meeting with regulators, Invesco Canada is preparing for the end of embedded commissions. The mutual fund…

LIFE INSURANCE | January 26 2017 07:30AM
Several Blackrock ETFs switching over to NEO

BlackRock Asset Management Canada has plans to move some of its iShares exchange-traded funds (ETFs) from the Toronto St…

INVESTMENT | September 15 2016 09:43AM
Institutions turn to active management and illiquid assets

A survey conducted by BlackRock has found that large institutional investors are looking to active management and illiqu…

LIFE INSURANCE | January 29 2016 09:32AM
ETF exchange access opening up to mutual fund advisors

Exchange traded funds are becoming increasingly popular as investments that can complement clients’ core portfolios.

LIFE INSURANCE | January 29 2016 07:00AM
Asset allocation management: Keep focus on the long-term

Forget alpha and beta as the sole indicators of what should go into your clients’ portfolios. Instead think: optimizatio…

LIFE INSURANCE | December 10 2015 07:00AM
Canadians Unprepared and Without Advice

According to BlackRock's most recent Global Investor Pulse Survey, many Canadians are not saving for their retirement an…

LIFE INSURANCE | October 29 2015 02:14PM
BlackRock Buys US Robo-Advisor

BlackRock, the investment manager behind the low-fee iShares exchange-traded funds, is buying the US firm FutureAdvisor.…

LIFE INSURANCE | August 28 2015 01:02PM