A Canadian PM explains why factor-based strategies may be just as vulnerable as more traditionally risky investments
A top investment executive warns advisors shifting to a fee-based model better justify the dough their clients are spending -- and that includes the number of GTA advisors now adopting the model.
So-called robo-advisors have put the fear of God in U.S. advisors, but Canadians say they're far from afraid.
Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) will purchase Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) Asset Management’s money market funds to complement its fixed income and liquidity management business, the firm announced Monday.
Forget “the birds and the bees,” here is a recipe for the most uncomfortable but necessary conversation you’ll ever have with your clients. Get your pen and paper.
A respected industry player has its work cut out for it in wooing savvy clients away from ETFs with lighter-fee mutual funds, argue fee-based advisors.
Your clients could be on the way to scoring a touchdown with a new equities investment... He's 6'4" and can throw a wide pass like nobody's business.
Financial advisors are taking heed – both on and off the job – with a lawsuit alleging a Bay Street player made a mockery of himself and his career during a “drunken escapade” in Arkansas.
The cancelled $500m deal for a Canadian fibre-optics company has advisors concerned about Canadian equities considering the scathing remarks of the international buyer.
Toronto advisors have described a UK regulator's new policy on consumer protection as "chilling," saying it could tread on the rights of industry professionals in its quest for transparency.
New and disturbing details emerged Wednesday in the trial of an advisor accused of defrauding and murdering his client.