Breaking news

  • Snapchat about to go robo

    The popular instant photo and video sharing app is rumoured to be looking for ways to monetize its user base of millennials and digital investment advice could be a real possibility

  • Credit Union first to qualify GICs as SRI

    Socially Responsible Investments (SRI) are becoming the hot commodity in the financial sector, and one credit union has become the first to have all of its GICs meet the strict criteria

  • Asset manager makes big infrastructure acquisition

    One of Canada’s largest alternative investors strikes a deal in South America that sees it increase its already significant presence in the region

  • The bond offering clients are thirsting for

    It’s projected to be the biggest corporate debt offering ever and experts suggest it will be highly sought out by advisors

  • Reviewing your business plan

    Business coach and author Roland Hanekroot explains the importance of having a business plan

  • ETF fees: How low can they go?

    A major player in the Canadian ETF industry has thrown down the gauntlet when it comes to investors accessing the U.S. market putting active mutual funds on notice

  • TFSA becoming preferred retirement vehicle

    In the span of just six years the RRSP has gone from useful to useless when it comes to the average Canadian saving for retirement says tax expert

  • Five things advisors should know about Calpers annual report

    While you might not think a California pension fund’s annual report can help you with your client portfolios, knowing these five points could make a big difference in their performance

  • Snowbirds feeling the pain

    With the dollar approaching a level not seen since 2003 there are winners and losers from a falling dollar and no one loses more than seniors spending the winter down south

  • The next big market indicator?

    It’s not scientific by any means but one financial planner has uncovered an unconventional but potentially lucrative way to time the markets