Ban on trailing commissions for order-execution-only brokers adopted

The Canadian Securities Administrators have adopted rules that ban trailing commissions for order-execution-only brokers…

INVESTMENT | September 21 2020 04:12PM
COVID-19: Corporate bonds pose risk to US insurers

The quality of American insurers’ corporate bonds holdings may deteriorate if economic conditions remain harsh, ratings …

INVESTMENT | September 04 2020 04:00PM
CSA members unhappy with report on how OSC wants to modernize

Members of the Canadian Securities Administrators have taken issue with a task force report on Ontario’s moves to modern…

INVESTMENT | September 04 2020 03:00PM
New accounting standards alter two agencies’ outlooks

Two ratings agencies will view insurance financial statements differently when IFRS 17 takes effect in conjunction with …

INVESTMENT | September 01 2020 09:30AM
FSRA seeks comment on rules governing title use in Ontario

FSRA has launched a public consultation to get feedback about its proposed rules and guidance regarding the use of finan…

INVESTMENT | August 13 2020 03:16PM
Federal regulator urges insurers to continue progress toward IFRS 17 adoption

The adoption of the accounting standard IFRS 17, already a massive project for insurance companies, has been complicated…

ENTREPRENEURSHIP | August 13 2020 02:30PM
Regulator introduces crowdfunding order

OSC introduces interim order to help start-up securities crowdfunding.

ENTREPRENEURSHIP | July 31 2020 02:00PM