International Wrap: News in Brief
WP brings you the latest headlines from around the world.
Little disruption from OSFI
Advisors can rest assured. The impact from new guidelines released by the federal agency overseeing lending practices won't stretch too far.
CRA reports 900 Social Insurance Numbers stolen
Canada's tax agency says the SINs were stolen just hours before it shut down its e-services last week after a global warning was sent out about the software encryption bug, Heartbleed.
Out with the spam, in with compliance
One industry professional offers his tips on how to prepare for, and perhaps benefit from, the upcoming anti-spam law.
Natural disasters to cost Canada billions of dollars: Report
Without adequate investment in failing infrastructure, Canada's economy will take a perhaps irreversible hit in the years to come, suggest a TD Economics report.
No surprise O'Leary venture is belly up, say advisors
WP readers react to Kevin O'Leary's mortgage business losing its license.
Advisors from across the country share their thoughts on the death of one of Canada's longest serving finance ministers.
Far Out Friday: Coffee or beer to get the job done?
On par with a legendary author's advice "write drunk, edit sober," researchers say both brews can boost your productivity, it just depends on the task at hand.
Weekly Wrap: The Regulator Beat
The latest developments on industry regulation from across the country.
Former finance minister Jim Flaherty passes away
The retired politician passed away from a heart attack at his home in Ottawa on Thursday afternoon.