Leo Almazora

Leo Almazora

Leo is currently a journalist at Life and Health Professional.

With a Master’s degree in Applied Business economics, Leo is a seasoned finance reporter who has published his insights across Canada, USA, and Asia. He now writes news, features, and profiles for Canada’s leading finance title, Wealth Professional Canada. Leo’s specialty areas include financial regulation, real estate news and insurance.

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Why lower minimum withdrawals are a retirement lifesaver

Financial industry executive explains how flexibility in RRIFs and LIFs can help retirees mitigate risks

Why lower minimum withdrawals are a retirement lifesaver

Are advisors off-base on demand for values-based investing?

Poll reveals disconnect between clients' appetite and advisors' assumptions

Are advisors off-base on demand for values-based investing?

CI names new head of institutional business

20-year veteran of institutional asset management to lead continued Canadian growth, spearhead global expansion

CI names new head of institutional business

Mawer launches international large-cap fund

Fund seeks to provide exposure to select large-cap companies in developed countries outside North America

Mawer launches international large-cap fund

How Mackenzie's fixed-income team loaded up for a bear market

Firm's focus on risks in the market and retirement investors led to well-placed portfolios in coronavirus storm

How Mackenzie's fixed-income team loaded up for a bear market

Financial health survey reveals Quebecers on edge from COVID-19

CERB rate relatively consistent across all categories, but lack of planning leaves some more at risk

Financial health survey reveals Quebecers on edge from COVID-19

ESG bonds coming of age amid COVID-19 pandemic

Record sustainability bond issuance in sight as momentum grows beyond environmental concerns

ESG bonds coming of age amid COVID-19 pandemic

OBSI, IIROC stepping up on consumer representation

Organizations announce new board nominations and positions to give voice to consumers

OBSI, IIROC stepping up on consumer representation

BC residents in regulator's crosshairs for role in U.S.-based gold fraud

BCSC alleges five individuals helped promote US$15-million Ponzi scheme that took in over 1,400 investors worldwide

BC residents in regulator's crosshairs for role in U.S.-based gold fraud

OSC bares progress on burden-reduction initiatives

Regulator chief praises staff's 'unwavering dedication' amid challenges from global pandemic

OSC bares progress on burden-reduction initiatives