Conflict of interest leads to one-year ban, plus fines for fund rep

A Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (MFDA) hearing panel announced it has approved a settlement agreement, with

LIFE INSURANCE | January 20 2020 11:30AM
Empire appoints new executives

Empire Life is making changes to its senior leadership team within its group solutions division. The changes announced l

LIFE INSURANCE | January 20 2020 10:00AM
MFDA fines former rep $100K

A hearing panel of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada (MFDA) has permanently banned former CIBC Securities In

INVESTMENT | January 17 2020 01:05PM
Defined contribution pension plan sales soar in Q3 2019

New deposits to defined contribution (DC) plans in Canada grew by 26% between Q3 2018 and 2019, a report by the LIMRA Se

INVESTMENT | January 17 2020 10:15AM
Increasing number of high cost meds being approved for use in Canada

High-cost, specialty medicines account for an ever-increasing proportion of new treatments coming to market, this accord

HEALTH | January 16 2020 09:57AM
B.C. and Alberta expected to be economic growth leaders in 2020-2021

A new report from Scotiabank Economics, released this week, looks in depth at the economic growth prospects for each of

SOCIETY | January 15 2020 01:05PM
Unsuitable client trades end in sanctions for IIROC-registered rep

A hearing panel of the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) has accepted a settlement agreement

INVESTMENT | January 15 2020 10:06AM