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
New head of CCIR named

The Canadian Council of Insurance Regulators has announced the appointment of its new Chair.

LIFE INSURANCE | September 11 2020 02:45PM
Majority of Canadians give thumbs down to simple SRO merger

Most Canadians prefer oversight and protection to a simple SRO merger, according to an MFDA poll.

INVESTMENT | September 09 2020 09:00AM
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
IIROC takes on expanded role of information processor for CSA

IIROC announced that the first phase of its expanded role as the information processor of government debt securities for…

INVESTMENT | September 02 2020 01:30PM
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