Bank CEO opposes cut in pay
The head honcho at the biggest of big banks suggests that political gridlock is to blame for a lack of economic growth and not much-maligned CEO salaries
Insurer makes major wealth management buy
It’s a move that will see one of Canada’s major financial services firms gain market share as well as an indicator of future M&A activity.
Time to dump U.S. stocks?
With interest rates on the rise and U.S. stocks looking expensive it’s time to consider moving equities to Europe where markets appear ripe for the taking experts say
A certain sports-related investment ready to soar
Although this past year is better left in the rear view mirror advisors might want to check out what looks to be a breakout year for this celebrated franchise
Advisors going back to school
Whether you’re looking to live in a warm weather climate or not experts suggest college towns are the place to be for an active and interesting lifestyle
The Fed decision comes down
With the most-anticipated announcement in months, the US Federal Reserve Board has now ended months of speculation
Bank advisors outshone by humble competitors
New data suggests that a particular group of wealth advisors is doing a better job when it comes to financial planning
The easiest way to find the best clients
Forget about prospecting for clients based on the cars they drive or the watch they wear – there may be better tell-tale indicator of high net worth, according to a leading financial analyst
Dodig’s wealth management roots showing?
Key changes at one of the Big Five are confirming its decision to install a veteran of Canada’s wealth industry at its helm
How to develop a simple social media plan
You might be daunted by the prospect of getting social media right for your brokerage. Here’s a simple guide to get you on your way