Vanguard Canada’s MD speaks out on embedded commissions
The debate on embedded commissions has been passionate, and often heated, ever since the CSA released its consultation paper in January
From cold calling to award winning
Chad Larson’s introduction to the investment industry was anything but glamorous
RBC GAM reopens short-term bond and mortgage fund
Current capacity in the short-term bond market allows the fund to accept new investors
Inside an asset manager’s Canadian growth strategy
When asset manager Unigestion SA decided to enter the Canadian market in April 2012, the firm had lofty ambitions
Business owning clients need their advisors more than ever
Advisors will have a key role to play when, if as expected, the government’s new tax proposals get approved
Is Canada’s ETF growth sustainable?
In June, Canadian ETFs attracted more than $3 billion in new money for the second straight month, but what exactly is driving the growth?
Has the government gone too far with new tax rules?
Bill Morneau’s proposed tax changes have been met with fierce opposition by industry insiders
I thrived after launching my own firm
After 14 years working in various management roles in financial services, Sterling Rempel felt it was time for change
Who are Canada’s premier BDMs/wholesalers?
Investors have never had more choice when it comes to different funds, but who are the people that bring advisors these products?
How advisors can start to reshape their industry
Many advisors will need to ask themselves some tough, existential questions before they can implement real change