Top independent firm refuses to pay back investors
One of Canada's leading dealers has disregarded the Ombudsman for Banking Services and Investments' recommendations to compensate investors, the agency reported Wednesday.
Get on board with bitcoin, advises legal expert
Advisors need to unravel how this digital currency is going to revolutionize how they do business now, or risk being left in the dust, warns one bitcoin specialist.
Put the spring back into a financial plan
With tax season upon us, now is the ideal time for advisors to meet with their clients to clean up and dust off those financial plans, suggests one advisor.
Digital financial advisors make headway
As more and more websites pop up offering increasingly sophisticated online money-management services, the future of the traditional financial advisor is back in the limelight.
O'Leary's next reality TV venture?
Kevin O’Leary left CBC’s Dragon’s Den. But it begs the question: What other reality show would be a good fit for the polarizing Canadian and former industry player?
International Wrap: News in Brief
WP brings you the latest headlines from around the world.
Little disruption from OSFI
Advisors can rest assured. The impact from new guidelines released by the federal agency overseeing lending practices won't stretch too far.
CRA reports 900 Social Insurance Numbers stolen
Canada's tax agency says the SINs were stolen just hours before it shut down its e-services last week after a global warning was sent out about the software encryption bug, Heartbleed.
Out with the spam, in with compliance
One industry professional offers his tips on how to prepare for, and perhaps benefit from, the upcoming anti-spam law.
Natural disasters to cost Canada billions of dollars: Report
Without adequate investment in failing infrastructure, Canada's economy will take a perhaps irreversible hit in the years to come, suggest a TD Economics report.