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Canadian ETFs extend winning streak into 2020

January brought over $4 billion flow in inflows across all asset classes, as well as a flurry of new launches

Why advisors need to 'lean into client's discomfort'

Earning your 1% isn't just about being friendly face, it’s about showing people you can tackle the tough questions

The week that was November 11-15

A look back at our week’s top stories and analysis

'Stop talking about fees, start talking about value'

Advisors told to re-frame the conversation and stop conceding so much ground to client concerns

Groups with coal operations included in green ETFs

Investors who want to stay away from companies with fossil-fuel exposure have to look beyond labels

Finding a framework for financial advisors' value

Investment firms are developing different approaches to assess how advice contributes to improved client outcomes

Is financial advice becoming harder to quantify?

As fee-based accounts grow, so does the issue of reverse churning. Rob McClelland tells WP why financial planning has supplanted stock-picking

How to incorporate water concerns in investment portfolios

As water-stress exposure emerges as a potential ESG theme, investors must consider key questions

Firms announce new liquid alternative offerings

One is expanding its shelf while another makes its debut in the Canadian liquid-alt space

Canadian stocks have best quarter in 19 years

The S&P/TSX Composite Index ended the quarter up 12% since the beginning of the year, but strategists are questioning whether the rally has legs