Financial Planning Standards Council

The Financial Planning Standards Council was rebranded as FP Canada in 2019. For more on Canada’s financial planning certification body, visit the FP Canada profile page

FP Canada hires former IG Wealth executive for new business development role

The organization aims to increase its reach in the industry and beyond

Two Canadian leaders join FPSB board of directors

Canadian professionals bring years of expertise to FPSB global financing strategy

Cary List, James Sinclair named to OSC Investor Advisory Panel

Recently retired head of FP Canada and veteran legal expert on capital markets and investor protection to join panel of advisors

A new era for Canada’s financial planning profession

FP Canada's first woman president and CEO lays out vision of technology and diversity as keystones to the industry’s future

FP Canada chief to retire next June

President and CEO of professional financial-services body has overseen significant changes during long tenure

Financial planners put conflicts of interest in focus

FP Canada certificants must take proactive steps in resolving conflicts especially as client relationships evolve

Why it's time to get certified

Every existing financial certification has a purpose

FP Canada Standards Council publishes annual report

The report revealed key demographic figures as well as statistics on rising complaints

Striking a balance in retirement goals

Two trends in retirement planning paint opposite — and unrealistic — extremes for people to pursue

The worst mistakes retirees make with their nest eggs

Experts weigh in on the biggest errors in judgment people tend to make in retirement