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Purpose Advisor Solutions to acquire Wealthsimple for Advisors

Deal brings together two leading digital platforms to create $1.6 billion AUM operation

Purpose Advisor Solutions to acquire Wealthsimple for Advisors

Wellington-Altus attracts $2 billion more in advisor assets

Independent has deals lined up for first half of 2020 as it takes advantage of frustrations with big banks

Wellington-Altus attracts $2 billion more in advisor assets

Vanguard unveils new single-ticket global bond ETF

ETF made up of two existing underlying aggregate bond index ETFs, features management fee of 0.30%

Vanguard unveils new single-ticket global bond ETF

Investment dealer hit with $100,000 fine from IIROC

Firm failed to ensure high-risk securities were suitable for certain clients

Investment dealer hit with $100,000 fine from IIROC

'Expect a cut from the BoC later this year'

Leading analyst and advisor agree that a cut is coming but think different metrics will drive that decision

'Expect a cut from the BoC later this year'

Expect 'survival of the fittest' story for pot in 2020

Falling stock prices, cash crunches, and tougher credit conditions create crucible for once-hot sector

Expect 'survival of the fittest' story for pot in 2020