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From precious metals to private equity, WP highlights eight trends that are poised to shape the alternative investment landscape this year

BMO GAM fund with sustainability at its heart

Amid global sustainability challenges, fund seeks to identify quality businesses that address these issues

Most Canadians invest, but nearly half stash savings as cash

Poll uncovers near-even split between investors and advisors, as well as Canadians’ reliance on financial advice

BMO fires off barrage of new ETFs

Announced products include Canada’s first mortgage-backed security ETF and hedged series of Treasury-bond ETF

'When you launch an ESG fund, you’re making your own rules'

Investigative investment journalist explains that not all funds are created equal and understanding that is key to an advisor’s success

RRSP savings rising, but Canadians still unclear on goals

Latest figures from BMO show more savers turning to RRSPs as constantly changing variables cloud retirement plans

Fixed-income and ESG ETFs took flight in 2019

BMO GAM report looks back on industry’s development last year, and outlines trends to watch

New frontiers for ETFs

As the ETF industry continues to grow, so do new ideas for strategies and opportunities. WPC takes a closer look at eight areas where that innovation is playing out in 2019

BMO GAM to close ETF business in Europe

Low fees, big players has made the market untenable for Montreal-

Large firms and fee wars claim another ETF victim

Montreal-based asset manager to shut down European business, which oversees $669 million, after four-year struggle