CFL players: Next in line to buy your book?
A career-transition program implemented by the CFLA and Sun Life Financial is training retired CFL players to become financial advisors.
Fee-based model complicates business, says advisor
Advisor predicts only a handful of Canadian advisors will make the switch, despite increased regulation.
Investment confidence hits four-year high: Index
The world’s economy seems to be looking good with investor confidence flying up in January, according to a global index.
National regulator on the horizon?
With two provinces already on board for a proposed national regulator, will others follow suit?
Advisor duo will sue major industry player
An Ontario court has ruled in favour of a pair of advisors filing a lawsuit against their former firm.
'Silver-spoon advisors' come into their own
This year’s WP Top 50 is exposing a growing industry trend, namely the number of young advisors holding books that would normally have taken decades to build.
Changing the face of wealth management
A recent Edward Jones survey finds that visible minorities feel underrepresented in the industry.
The cost of snubbing the CPP
If the growing fear is Canadians will lean too heavily on their CPP benefits, just as concerning are the number of business owners who won’t be able to lean on them enough, says one seasoned advisor.
Advisor fired over Facebook post
Advisors, be careful what you tweet. You could lose your job over it.
Ex-advisor banned for faking credentials, say authorities
The accused has been fined about $36,655 after leading a firm to believe he was an accredited advisor.