The IIAC in the News

The IIAC in the News

The IIAC is committed to being an active and highly visible advocate for our Member firms. To help deliver on this commitment, the IIAC appears regularly in the media to provide insightful commentary on issues relevant to Canada’s investment industry. Our audiences include:

  • > Regulators;
  • > Government officials;
  • > Investment industry participants; and
  • > the General Public.

The following is a selection of recent media coverage generated by the IIAC.

* Please note that some media outlets require a subscription to access content and also that some links may become inactive over time.

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Outlet

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14-December-17Investment ExecutiveRenovating the rulebook must be a top priority for regulators, by IIAC President and CEO Ian Russell

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12-December-17National PostWorld trade is going through a seismic shift — and nobody knows how it will end up

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6-December-17Business in Vancouver RadioIIAC President and CEO Ian Russell discusses regulatory coordination: what it means and what not having it means for Canadian businesses (skip to 21:45)

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6-December-17Advisor.caHow will Brexit affect global capital markets? IIAC weighs in

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4-December-17Tax NotesInvestment Group Urges Retention of Qualified Securities Lender Rules

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1-December-17Canadian Business JournalInternational Capital Market Fragmentation – The Risks Are Real, by IIAC President and CEO Ian Russell

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14-November-17Insurance and Investment JournalSome high-profile cyber-attacks caused by neglect, says IIAC president

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14-November-17Investment ExecutiveAdvisor’s dedication leads to big award

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14-November-17Advisor.caTraining: Not only for rookies

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13-November-17Finance et InvestissementMatthew Rodier : un conseiller hors-pair

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10-November-17Wealth ProfessionalCould passive funds create a decline in asset prices?

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8-November-17Business in Vancouver RadioIIAC President and CEO Ian Russell discusses why fewer companies are choosing to go public

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8-November-17Advisor.caETFs contribute to market risk: IIAC president

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7-November-17Investment ExecutiveRisks of market downturn “more acute than ever before”

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30-October-17Toronto SunOpinion: Taxation of passive investment income, by IIAC President and CEO Ian Russell

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30-October-17Finance et InvestissementUn Québécois remporte le prix du leader de moins de 40 ans de l’ACCVM

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30-October-17Insurance and Investment JournalIIAC announces 2017 Hall of Fame recipients

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30-October-17Wealth ProfessionalIndustry group recognizes advisor for retirement planning feat

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27-October-17Benefits CanadaInstitutional investors sign declaration for climate change accountability

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26-October-17Investment ExecutiveMatthew Rodier wins IIAC Top Under 40 Award

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26-October-17Investment ExecutiveIIAC honours 2017 Hall of Fame inductees

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26-October-17Advisor.caIIAC adds 6 to Investment Industry Hall of Fame

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26-October-17Conseiller.caLe Temple de la renommée s’ouvre à eux!

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25-October-17BNNOttawa should use economic windfall to broaden tax base, lower tax rates: IIAC’s Ian Russell

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19-October-17Investment ExecutiveRegulators must avoid unintended consequences – guest column by IIAC President and CEO Ian Russell

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11-October-17Insurance and Investment JournalProposed tax changes would harm small businesses, says IIAC president

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11-October-17Calgary HeraldYedlin: Small business tax mess a misguided Liberal money grab

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10-October-17Wealth ProfessionalSmall businesses need a capital assist: IIAC head

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6-October-17BNNIIAC CEO says proposed tax treatment of passive investments should be reversed

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6-October-17Financial PostActivist short-sellers are increasingly targeting Canadian companies — is Canada ready?

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4-October-17Insurance and Investment JournalFamily offices help multiple generations become good stewards of wealth

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3-October-17Advisor.caCRA explains delay in fee position, previews folio on advantage rules

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28-September-17Finance FeedsDespite industry opposition, Canada announces ban on binary options

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25-September-17Business in Vancouver RadioIIAC’s Ian Russell joins BIV with the warning that Canada’s economy isn’t as strong as it may appear to be. He also weighs in on the state of Canada’s investment industry, and what proposed federal tax changes will mean for investment (starts at 38:00)

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12-September-17BNNIIAC President and CEO Ian Russell discusses recent trends and the outlook for Canada’s investment industry

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12-September-17Conseiller.caValeurs mobilières : le secteur se porte plutôt bien, mais…

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8-September-17Investment ExecutiveIndustry performance in recent years “remarkably solid,” IIAC says

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8-September-17Advisor.caRetail advisory business driving the industry

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7-September-17Investment ExecutiveCDCC introduces direct clearing for Canadian buy side firms

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28-August-17Conseiller.caPrix du leader de moins de 40 ans

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17-August-17Investment ExecutiveMiFID II represents a challenge for Canadian dealers – Guest column by IIAC President and CEO Ian Russell

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15-August-17Investment ExecutiveStan Deudney has passed away

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15-August-17Conseiller.caIls décerneront le « Prix du leader de moins de 40 ans »

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15-August-17The Globe and MailCharyl Galpin takes new role with BMO Wealth Management

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14-August-17Investment ExecutiveU.S. tax officials delay changes to non-U.S. firm tracking rules

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9-August-17Investment ExecutiveIIAC introduces judges for Top Under 40 Award

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9-August-17Investment ExecutiveNew threats present cybersecurity risks for financial services firms

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8-August-17Advisor.caWhat to expect from U.S. policy reform

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8-August-17Finance et InvestissementLe point sur la dérèglementation des marchés financiers américains

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28-July-17Investment ExecutiveBattleground emerges; IIROC proposals to shorten CE cycles among industry concerns

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18-July-17Insurance and Investment JournalAdvisors must help manage the transition if embedded commissions are banned, says IIROC

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17-July-17Investment ExecutiveIIAC aims to help investment dealers gauge cybersecurity risks

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12-July-17Finance et InvestissementNouvelle norme encore floue

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6-July-17Conseiller.caConflits d’intérêts : des règles, c’est bien

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5-July-17Wealth ProfessionalWealth industry asks CRA for clarity on TFSA tax rules

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4-July-17The Globe and MailCRA demands $75-million be returned after TFSA audits

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30-June-17Advisor.caWhat IIROC found in its conflict of interest rule review

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29-June-17Investment ExecutiveIIAC calls for IIROC to review its conflicts rules

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28-June-17BNNIan Russell appears on BNN to discuss the IIAC Investment Industry Hall of Fame and financial deregulation in the U.S.

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28-June-17Finance et InvestissementStephen Jarislowsky au Temple de la renommée de l’ACCVM

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27-June-17Investment ExecutiveIIAC names 2017 inductees to Hall of Fame

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27-June-17Advisor.caWoman among IIAC’s 2017 hall of fame inductees

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26-June-17Finance FeedsConsultation on binary options prohibition closes today in Manitoba and Saskatchewan

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26-June-17BloombergCanada’s Boutique-Broker Bust May Be Over But the Lessons Remain

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24-June-17Financial TimesFierce resistance to ban on Canadian commission fees

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23-June-17Investment ExecutiveNovel proposals on fees

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23-June-17Advisor.caOntario ‘working closely’ with SROs on titles reform

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22-June-17Wealth ProfessionalRegulation fatigue and best interest (pg.2)

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19-June-17Investment ExecutiveIIAC’s new infographic gives snapshot of industry’s contributions

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19-June-17Investment ExecutiveNominations for annual IIAC Top Under 40 Award close in less than two weeks

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19-June-17Advisor.caBanks to CSA: robos not ‘attractive alternative’ in event of commissions ban

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19-June-17Binary Options ExpertBinary Options Under Increasing Fire as Israel Proposes Ban

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12-June-17Investment ExecutiveIFB, IIAC split on alternatives to proposed embedded commissions ban

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9-June-17Insurance and Investment JournalCharyl Galpin of BMO Nesbitt Burns becomes first woman to chair IIAC board

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9-June-17Conseiller.caVers une fragmentation des marchés?

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8-June-17The Globe and MailCharyl Galpin named first female chair of the IIAC

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8-June-17Advisor.caIIAC appoints board, first female chair

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8-June-17Wealth ProfessionalIIAC appoints first female board chair

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8-June-17Finance et InvestissementUne première femme à la tête de l’ACCVM

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7-June-17Investment ExecutiveCharyl Galpin appointed as IIAC’s first chairwoman

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2-June-17The Globe and MailSmall-cap blues: Why Canada’s Venture bourse is in the dumps

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1-June-17Investment ExecutiveIan Russell Guest Column: Boosting venture markets

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1-June-17Advisor.caNew ‘liquidity intelligence’ finds you bond liquidity

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31-May-17Investment ExecutiveAdoption of big regulatory changes must avoid unintentional harm

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31-May-17Finance FeedsNo surprises! IIAC opposes Canada’s plans to ban binary options (again)

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29-May-17Investment ExecutiveIIAC calls on CSA to allow investment dealers to sell binary options

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29-May-17Finance et InvestissementLes sociétés de courtage devraient-elles s’impliquer dans la négociation d’options binaires ?

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25-May-17Investment ExecutiveNew cybersecurity rules for U.S. investment firms, advisors on the way

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18-May-17Advisor.caBattle over CSA reforms reveals industry cracks

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15-May-17Wealth ProfessionalWatchdogs walk away from best-interest proposal

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12-May-17Investment ExecutiveIIAC praises certain regulators for rejecting best interest standard

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12-May-17Insurance and Investment JournalFour more provincial regulators reject best interest standard

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6-May-17The Globe and MailThe incredible shrinking stock market

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4-May-17Conseiller.caLe conseil financier à l’aube d’un « tournant crucial »

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3-May-17Advisor.caAdvisors must offer collaboration, convenience: IIAC

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1-May-17Investment ExecutiveAdvisors favour “best interest” standard

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1-May-17Conseiller.caLa transition vers le règlement de deux jours se concrétise

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26-April-17Finance et InvestissementQui sera le prochain leader de moins de 40 ans ?

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25-April-17Insurance and Investment JournalPrescriptive regulations may have gone too far says OSC Chair

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21-April-17Bloomberg TV CanadaThe Case For a Lower Capital Gains Tax: IIAC’s Ian Russell

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21-April-17Bloomberg TV CanadaThe Case For a Lower Capital Gains Tax: IIAC’s Ian Russell

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17-April-17Investment ExecutiveIIAC seeks nominees for annual Top Under 40 Award

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17-April-17Advisor.caIIAC calling for top under 40 nominations

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15-April-17Winnipeg Free PressA-Spiring to make history

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10-April-17Investment ExecutiveIIAC recommends certain reforms for fighting financial crime

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10-April-17Finance et InvestissementIan Russell : « une norme réglementaire non nécessaire »

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10-April-17Finance et InvestissementRéduction du fardeau réglementaire imposé aux émetteurs : les ACVM consultent

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3-April-17Finance FeedsNew Zealand opens consultation on binary options licenses

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1-April-17Finance et InvestissementConverser avant de règlementer

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31-March-17Investment ExecutiveOntario to give SROs power to collect fines against advisors in court

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27-March-17Investment ExecutiveCRA publishes new compliance guidance for CRS, FATCA

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27-March-17The Lawyer’s DailyInvestment industry demands clarity on best interest standards

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23-March-17Bloomberg TV CanadaRussell: Federal Budget Leaves No Room For Economic Growth

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23-March-17Investment ExecutiveIndustry offers mixed reviews of this year’s federal budget

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23-March-17Advisor.caThe good, the bad and the tepid: reaction to federal budget

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22-March-17BNNBudget suggests a year from now we’ll be in the exact same place: Ian Russell

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22-March-17BNN.caLiberals table ‘placeholder’ budget amid Trump uncertainty

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17-March-17The Globe and MailAhead of federal budget, Morneau says world should follow Canada’s tax-the-rich plan

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13-March-17Finance et InvestissementL’ACCVM demande un nouveau report d’échéance à l’IRS

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7-March-17Insurance and Investment JournalIIAC proposes allowing IIROC firms to legally offer binary options

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7-March-17Investment ExecutiveAdding advisors

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6-March-17Wealth ProfessionalMarkets struggle to sync up regulations

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3-March-17Wealth ProfessionalRegulators, industry groups deadlocked over fixed-income concerns

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2-March-17Investment ExecutiveU.S. efforts to undo regulatory reforms likely to be limited: Russell

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1-March-17Finance et InvestissementLitiges en vue

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28-February-17Investment ExecutiveIan Russell Letter to the Editor: IIROC firms already meet the best interests of their clients

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24-February-17Business in Vancouver RadioIan Russell discusses the BC budget and the business and investment climate in Canada

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23-February-17Wealth ProfessionalIIAC expresses approval for BC’s fiscal policies

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22-February-17Advisor.caB.C. budget surplus means tax cuts for business, individuals

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22-February-17Small Biz AdvisorHow can small business investments be permitted in a TFSA?

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21-February-17Insurance and Investment JournalAdvisor groups fight potential ban on embedded commissions

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18-February-17Investment ExecutiveProposal riles discount brokers

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18-February-17Investment ExecutiveUsing tech to conquer compliance

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14-February-17BNNRobo-advisor versus the traditional advisor: Part One

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14-February-17BNNRobo-advisor versus the traditional advisor: Part Two

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8-February-17Wealth ProfessionalIIAC head calls for pro-growth policies

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8-February-17Insurance and Investment JournalIIAC President proposes economic measures to counter the rise of populism

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7-February-17Advisor.caHere’s what global experts are worried about

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7-February-17Wealth ProfessionalRise of populism due to global ‘new normal,’ says IIAC head

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3-February-17Investment ExecutiveIIAC seeks nominees for annual Hall of Fame class

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3-February-17Advisor.caIIAC seeks hall of fame nominations for 2017

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1-February-17Conseiller.ca9 mythes et réalités au sujet du MRCC 2

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31-January-17Finance et InvestissementLe renouveau de la gestion de portefeuille

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31-January-17Wealth ProfessionalIIAC well ahead of deadline for disclosures

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30-January-17Insurance and Investment JournalCEOs upbeat about economic outlook

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25-January-17Insurance and Investment JournalThree approaches raised in debate on investment industry standards

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18-January-17Finance et InvestissementCommissions intégrées: vers une baisse des frais?

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17-January-17Wealth ProfessionalAre Canadian firms keeping up with CRM2?

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17-January-17Canadian BusinessThe higher-cost, higher-service future of investing advice

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16-January-17Advisor.caTalk versus action on embedded commissions ban

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12-January-17Law in QuebecFixed income market slowly inching towards increased transparency

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10-January-17Bloomberg TVIIAC’s Ian Russell discusses the merits of and concerns around a possible ban on embedded commissions

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9-January-17Finance et InvestissementL’IRS reporte l’application des nouveaux calculs de l’article 871

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9-January-17Wealth ProfessionalWhere is the investment industry heading in 2017?

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6-January-17The Globe and MailBay Street’s smallest dealers still under threat despite sunnier outlook

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6-January-17Financial PostInvestment firm closures in Canada to rise, survey says

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5-January-17Investment ExecutiveBuilding a strategic, niche business is critical for securities dealers

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5-January-17Advisor.caAnother year of challenges, or are things looking up?

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5-January-17BNNIIAC’s Ian Russell discusses CRM2

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3-January-17Finance et InvestissementLes conseils à la croisée des chemins

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3-January-17Finance et InvestissementL’ACCVM propose à l’IRS une procédure simplifiée de retenue d’impôts

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30-December-16MorningstarAdvice at the crossroads

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24-December-16Winnipeg Free PressNew rules will affect your investments

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20-December-16Insurance and Investment JournalHow do I talk to my clients about the fees they pay?

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19-December-16Investment ExecutiveNew webinar reviews CRM2

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16-December-16Wealth ProfessionalRegulation and Mediation

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14-December-16Wealth ProfessionalSwitch to fee-based model causes near-term revenue slowdown

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7-December-16The Globe and MailFinancial advisers could face uncertain future under planned OSC rules, industry warns

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7-December-16Investment ExecutiveBest interest standard takes centre stage at OSC roundtable session

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7-December-16Advisor.caIndustry struggles with hurt feelings, debates principles at CSA roundtable

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7-December-16Advisor.ca‘Scale is what makes this thing work’: IA president on Hollis purchase

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6-December-16BNNIan Russell BNN interview: Why financial regulations may have peaked

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6-December-16Advisor.caStop, look and listen–will regulators slow pace of reforms?

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6-December-16Wealth ProfessionalIs it about time for financial regulators to loosen the leash?

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2-December-16FinOpsMaking Every Proxy Vote Count is Hard Work

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1-December-16Finance et InvestissementDésir d’harmoniser les compétences

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1-December-16Finance et InvestissementCrainte d’une hausse des recours

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28-November-16Conseiller.caEncore rentable, la gestion de patrimoine

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26-November-16The Globe and MailEndangered: The decline of investment advisers

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23-November-16Investment ExecutiveOSC releases agenda, participants for major roundtable discussion

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18-November-16Investment ExecutiveIndustry needs to find right balance between technology and advisors

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18-November-16Advisor.caCompliance officers targeted for enforcement actions

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18-November-16Wealth ProfessionalCost containment a priority for Canadian wealth managers

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17-November-16Advisor.caIn the advisory world, size matters

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17-November-16Investment ExecutiveLarge securities dealers drive growth in investment industry profits

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17-November-16Wealth ProfessionalWealth industry sees overall profit, but some firms struggle

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16-November-16FinOpsT+2 in Canada: Affirmations in the Headlights Again

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15-November-16Investment ExecutiveFirms struggle with cybersecurity

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15-November-16Investment ExecutiveLooking out for the “omas and opas”

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15-November-16North Shore NewsPinkowski cracks top under 40

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15-November-16Finance et InvestissementLa consolidation se poursuit

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15-November-16Finance et InvestissementVers un règlement de transactions plus rapide

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15-November-16Finance et InvestissementNon au titre de «vendeur»

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14-November-16Finance et Investissement33-404 : Vers une avalanche de poursuites?

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14-November-16Conseiller.caRichardson GMP restera indépendante

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11-November-16Advisor.caNo sale for Richardson GMP: GMP Capital

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11-November-16Investment ExecutiveIIAC lauds exclusion of TFSAs in new Common Reporting Standard legislation

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8-November-16Advisor.caOntario to reveal new financial services regulator next week

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2-November-16Investment ExecutiveVideo: Service helps IIAC Top Under 40 Award finalist stand out

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1-November-16Investment ExecutiveMore candour needed in policy debates

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1-November-16Investment ExecutiveIIAC Top Under 40 Award winner talks strategy

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1-November-16Finance et InvestissementDeux solitudes?

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31-October-16BNNIIAC’s Ian Russell on BNN: What makes Richardson GMP an attractive takeover target

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31-October-16Finance et InvestissementSix nouveaux intronisés au Temple de la renommée de l’ACCVM et remise du Prix du leader de moins de 40 ans

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27-October-16Investment ExecutiveLori Pinkowski named as IIAC’s Top Under 40 Award winner

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21-October-16Advisor.caWhy regulators should provide cost-benefit analyses–and why they don’t

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21-October-16Finance et InvestissementPlus de transparence sur l’analyse des coûts avantages des régulateurs, demande l’ACCVM

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20-October-16Wealth ProfessionalIIAC president to regulators: share your cost-benefit analyses

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20-October-16Advisor.ca‘Death by a thousand cuts’ for independent IIROC firms?

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19-October-16Investment ExecutiveRussell calls on regulators to provide more insight into rule proposals

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19-October-16Insurance & Investment JournalRegulators could do better

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19-October-16Journal d’Assurance« Les régulateurs peuvent mieux faire »

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17-October-16Advisor.caWhat’s in store for independent advisors?

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17-October-16Finance et InvestissementACVM, refroidissez vos ardeurs

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17-October-16Finance et InvestissementHaro sur le titre de « vendeur »!

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14-October-16Conseiller.caUne nouvelle infolettre mensuelle sur la cybersécurité

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13-October-16Canadian BusinessWhy fees will go up

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12-October-16Advisor.caHow CSA’s sweeping proposals have stolen the limelight

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3-October-16investmentexecutive.comIIAC, FPSC question some CSA reform proposals

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3-October-16Advisor.caWill CSA’s targeted reforms hurt clients?

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3-October-16Wealth ProfessionalWhat did an industry group have to say about industry reforms?

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29-September-16Vancouver SunInvestment Industry Association of Canada’s Vancouver members hit by low commodity prices

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29-September-16investmentexecutive.comIIAC looking into whether standards for fixed-income trading are warranted

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28-September-16Investment ExecutiveRegulation: Reform opposition lines up

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28-September-16Investment ExecutiveNot done yet: Get ready for more rules

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28-September-16Investment ExecutiveNot done yet: Get ready for more rules

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28-September-16Investment ExecutiveCrunch points: answers to your FAQs

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28-September-16Investment ExecutiveWhat’s in a name?

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27-September-16investmentexecutive.comBe prepared to explain CRM2-related fee and performance reports to clients

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27-September-16investmentexecutive.comBe prepared to explain CRM2-related fee and performance reports to clients

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15-September-16Advisor.caWhat you missed: Industry news

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10-September-16Financial Post‘They’re not safe’: Smaller firms, financial institutions becoming more vulnerable to cyber attacks

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9-September-16Conseiller.caLa semaine en rafale – L’ACCVM participera à l’Alliance canadienne sur la cybersécurité

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6-September-16finance-investissement.comL’ACCVM confirme son engagement contre la cybersécurité

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5-September-16Policy Options
(Institute for Research on Public Policy)
Facilitating access to equity capital for small and medium-sized enterprises, by Ian Russell, IIAC President and CEO

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2-September-16Conseiller.caLa semaine en rafale

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31-August-16Conseiller.caL’ACCVM se porte à la défense des PME

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31-August-16finance-investissement.comL’ACCVM dévoile ses candidats à titre de leader de moins de 40 ans

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29-August-16investmentexecutive.comTop Under 40 nominees announced

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25-August-16Advisor.caIIAC urges Trudeau to spend less, spur SMEs

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23-August-16Business in VancouverRegulations, resource markets squeeze B.C. firms

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22-August-16The Globe and MailLong-struggling national securities regulator plows ahead, despite holdouts

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18-August-16Financial PostIan C.W. Russell: Believe in the securities regulator’s board, the glass is still half full

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16-August-16Financial PostRegulatory changes damaging Canadian bond markets, industry group says

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15-August-16Lobby MonitorPre-budget proposals include investing in small business

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10-August-16Finance et InvestissementBudget fédéral de 2017 : l’ACCVM y va de ses suggestions

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9-August-16Insurance & Investment JournalCPP enhancements not enough to bridge the retirement savings gap

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8-August-16Benefits CanadaInvestment association asks Ottawa for retirement reform

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6-August-16Financial PostSecurities’ industry mergers continue as GMP Capital buys ‘call option’ on return to better energy days

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5-August-16investmentexecutive.comIFIC calls on feds to improve access to registered plans

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4-August-16investmentexecutive.comLetter to the Editor: Targeted rules and firm culture needed, not best interest standard

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4-August-16Life Health ProfessionalRRSP overhaul needed to give retirees a fighting chance – IIAC

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4-August-16Conseiller.caPayant, le courtage de FCP

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3-August-16investmentexecutive.comLetter to the Editor: Targeted rules and firm culture needed, not best interest standard

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3-August-16Advisor.caIIAC asks Ottawa for retirement reform, tax incentives

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3-August-16Wealth ProfessionalGovernment must provide better incentive to investors to boost economy: IIAC

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2-August-16Finance et InvestissementL’ACCVM cherche volontaires intéressés par le Règlement 31-103 relatif au MRCC2

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1-August-16Investment ExecutiveBackward step for national regulator?

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29-July-16globeandmail.comBig banks, small dealers and the growing underwriting divide

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28-July-16Advisor.caAre smaller investors getting the boot?

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25-July-16cantechletter.comCapital Markets Regulatory Authority unveils board, maps out 2018 timeline

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22-July-16investmentexecutive.comMinisters announce CMRA timelines and initial board of directors

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18-July-16Finance et InvestissementL’ACCVM dévoile ses nouveaux intronisés

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15-July-16BNNIIAC: New disclosure rules could lower mutual fund fees

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15-July-16Vancouver SunCRM2 changes: What do investors need to know?

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14-July-16Bloomberg TV CanadaPhase II of CSA’s Mutual Fund Fee Reform Comes Into Effect Friday

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14-July-16investmentexecutive.comIIAC names six inductees to its Investment Industry Hall of Fame

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14-July-16Wealth Professional2016 inductees to Investment Industry Hall of Fame announced

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12-July-16Advisor.caHow powerful should the Capital Markets Stability Act be?

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5-July-16St. John’s TelegramInvestment industry association wants province all-in on new regulator

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5-July-16The Hill TimesLiberal infrastructure ‘recycling’ promise excites industry, concerns opposition

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4-July-16Canadian Hedge WatchEU Markets: An Expanding Regulatory Burden May be Easing

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1-July-16Finance et InvestissementMesure remise en question

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27-June-16Investment ExecutiveRegulation: Battle lines forming

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27-June-16Investment ExecutiveNew global tax information exchange

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27-June-16Investment ExecutiveElder financial abuse

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24-June-16CBC’s The ExchangeIIAC’s Ian Russell discusses the markets’ reaction to Brexit

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24-June-16BNNBrexit a ‘catalyst’ for EU reform: IIAC

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22-June-16The Globe and MailCPP expansion won’t hurt wealth-management business, analysts say

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21-June-16investmentexecutive.comBusiness groups react to CPP changes

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21-June-16Advisor.caProposed advisor regs “too far-reaching,” say industry experts

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17-June-16BNNNational approach on pensions trumps provincial patchwork: IIAC; Ian Russell’s interview on BNN

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17-June-16Advisor.caCanada needs national approach to retirement income reform: IIAC

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17-June-16Conseiller.caJohn Chambers élu président du CA de l’ACCVM

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15-June-16Insurance and Investment JournalIIAC lays out top priorities

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14-June-16Wealth ProfessionalClients the biggest cyber threat facing investing firms

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13-June-16Wealth ProfessionalIIAC stance against best interest standard remains top priority: AGM

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10-June-16investmentexecutive.comIIAC steps up best interest fight

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10-June-16Advisor.caIIAC outlines priorities, names board chair at AGM

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7-June-16Advisor.caEU regulators question their own handiwork

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7-June-16The Globe and MailCanada’s banking ombudsman needs stronger powers, report says

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7-June-16Financial PostIndependent review recommends stronger compensation powers for banking ombudsman OBSI

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2-June-16investmentexecutive.comCPP reform for lower-income Canadians may be needed, industry suggests

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2-June-16finance-investissement.comRetraite : trois propositions pour sécuriser les revenus

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1-June-16investmentexecutive.comLetters to the Editor: BCSC stance on “best interests” not divisive, by IIAC’s Ian Russell

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1-June-16The Globe and MailCPP reform should target middle-income Canadians, coalition argues

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31-May-16investmentexecutive.comIIROC addresses seniors’ issues

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31-May-16Insurance and Investment JournalIan Russell re-appointed ICSA chairman

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30-May-16Financial PostThe amazing disappearance of the Canadian Public Company

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27-May-16investmentexecutive.comMinimizing the cybersecurity threat

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27-May-16finance-investissement.comJeunes leaders recherchés

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27-May-16Conseiller.caL’ACCVM à la recherche de jeunes leaders talentueux

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26-May-16BloombergRaymond James Buys Canada’s MacDougall MacDougall & MacTier

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25-May-16Advisor.caIIAC seeks nominees for Top Under 40 Award

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25-May-16wealthprofessional.caChairman of ICSA reappointed

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24-May-16investmentexecutive.comIan Russell re-appointed as chairman of the ICSA

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24-May-16Advisor.caIIAC head reappointed chair of international securities body

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24-May-16Advisor.caIIAC head reappointed chair of international securities body

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20-May-16Investment ExecutiveRegulation: It’s still far from over

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19-May-16The Canadian PressTSX Venture Exchange revamps business model in light of commodity downturn

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14-May-16Winnipeg Free PressInvestment boss hopeful on national securities regulator

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13-May-16Advisor.caIndustry group working to ease FATCA pain

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5-May-16Pennsylvania + WallMaking the Most of the New Balance Point

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4-May-16smallbizadvisor.caIndustry groups react to CSA’s bombshell proposals

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2-May-16finance-investissement.comUne norme globale du meilleur intérêt du client n’est pas nécessaire, estime l’ACCVM

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29-April-16investmentexecutive.comNo consensus on CSA’s best interest proposal

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29-April-16Advisor.caIndustry groups react to CSA’s bombshell proposals

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29-April-16The Globe and MailRegulatory changes aim to improve relationship between advisers, clients

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29-April-16Toronto StarWatchdog seeks better investor protection

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27-April-16investmentexecutive.comIIAC chief highlights erosion of brand loyalty

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27-April-16Advisor.ca5 client trends advisors must understand: IIAC

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27-April-16finance-investissement.comImpôts : l’ACCVM veut simplifier la vie des intermédiaires

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27-April-16ledevoir.comLes taux d’intérêt neutres seront plus faibles qu’auparavant

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26-April-16Wall Street JournalCanada’s Central Bank Would Need ‘Shock’ to Return to Rate Cuts

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26-April-16The Canadian PressPensions should brace for new normal of lower neutral interest rates: Poloz

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26-April-16The Canadian PressNo need to fret over weaknesses in global trade growth: Bank of Canada’s Poloz

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26-April-16Macleans.caStephen Poloz on ‘a new balance point’

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25-April-16finance-investissement.comMonique Gravel prend sa retraite

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22-April-16Investment ExecutiveBest interest; Will regulators actually go ahead with reform proposals?

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22-April-16Investment ExecutiveRaising the bar on “best execution”

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20-April-16The Lobby MonitorFederal government eyes private sector partnerships, despite scrapping of P3 screen

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19-April-16Advisor.caNova Scotia tables budget with surplus, new spending

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15-April-16The Bottom LineJensen named newest, possibly last OSC chair “This article originally appeared in the April 2016 issue of The Bottom Line.” Any other use (reprint in a newsletter, for example) requires further permission requests.

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15-April-16Calgary HeraldAlberta budget 2016: Government to cut small business tax from 3 to 2 per cent

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6-April-16Investment ExecutiveMuch support for Ontario expert panel’s recommendations

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30-March-16Insurance and Investment JournalIIAC says budget does not do enough for retirement savings

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30-March-16investmentexecutive.comIIAC seeks nominations for Top Under 40 Award

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30-March-16Calgary HeraldVarcoe: NDP government delivers something old and new for ASC

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23-March-16Conseiller.caBudget fédéral : Des voix applaudissent le budget

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22-March-16BloombergBay Street Pleased With What Trudeau’s First Budget Didn’t Do

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22-March-16Canadian PressWhat was said about maiden Liberal budget

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22-March-16Advisor.caIIAC reacts to federal budget

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22-March-16investmentexecutive.comLiberals kill tax benefits of corporate-class mutual funds

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22-March-16investmentexecutive.comLiberals reintroduce LSVCC tax credit

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22-March-16investmentexecutive.comSeniors to benefit from key budget changes

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22-March-16Canadian PressAequitas marks one year since launch

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22-March-16Financial PostPI Financial acquires two independent dealers as consolidation heats up in brokerage business

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21-March-16Financial PostPI Financial acquires two independent dealers as consolidation heats up in brokerage business

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21-March-16investmentexecutive.comSecurities firms battered in 2015: IIAC

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21-March-16Advisor.caWill the carnage end for boutique firms?

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15-March-16smallbizadvisor.caIndustry group reacts to IIROC’s game-changing proposal

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15-March-16Canadian Hedge WatchChina thrusts into world headlines and global financial markets: What to make of it all?

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14-March-16Advisor.caIndustry group reacts to IIROC’s game-changing proposal

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14-March-16investmentexecutive.comIIAC member firms undecided on personal corporations

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14-March-16finance-investissement.comUn seul cadre pour les conseillers inscrits de l’ACCFM et de l’OCRCVM, plaide l’ACCVM

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14-March-16canadianbusiness.comThomas Caldwell on the decline of traditional stock brokerages

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8-March-16Advisor.caSoft Japanese GDP masks equity growth potential

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8-March-16insurance-journal.caDealers gain extra time to reconcile TFSA files

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7-March-16finance-investissement.comL’ARC donne un délai de 90 jours pour la correction des CÉLI

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4-March-16Listed MagazineRoad show to renewal

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2-March-16Conseiller.caTrois façons judicieuses d’exploiter la valeur de vos conseils

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29-February-16Wealth ProfessionalEquity crowdfunding gets unexpected boost

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26-February-16Conseiller.caLes candidatures au Temple de la renommée de l’ACCVM 2016 sont ouvertes

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25-February-16Advisor.caOntario budget pushes CCMR, tougher regs and enforcement

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23-February-16Advisor.caIIAC seeks Hall of Fame nominations

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23-February-16investmentexecutive.comIIAC seeks nominations to Investment Industry Hall of Fame

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22-February-16financialpost.comFive things you should know before you start your workday on Feb. 22

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20-February-16Financial PostWhat the future holds for Canada’s stock exchanges

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20-February-16soberlook.comCanada`s Changing Financial Landscape, Part 1: the Securities Industry

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17-February-16investmentexecutive.comOSC launch of investor education effort draws praise

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12-February-16BNNIIAC’s Ian Russell discusses the state of independent firms on BNN

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11-February-16Investment ExecutiveBudget: Tax revamp coming

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11-February-16investmentexecutive.comMaureen Jensen confirmed as OSC chairwoman and CEO

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10-February-16PYMNTS.comCredit Union Breaks SME Financing Barrier In Canada

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9-February-16Bloomberg.comWorld’s Top-Performing Bourse Operator Seeks Life Beyond Metals

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8-February-16finance-investissement.comGroupe de travail de l’ACCVM sur la divulgation des coûts liés aux fonds

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8-February-16wealthprofessional.caIIROC push for fine collection power receives backing

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6-February-16The Globe and MailBay Street Blues

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5-February-16Advisor.caBrokerage payouts “have nowhere to go but down,” says industry vet

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4-February-16Advisor.caOpportunities for Canada in China’s new economy: IIAC

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1-February-16Investment ExecutiveGuest column: “Best interest” standard not needed, by Ian Russell, IIAC President and CEO

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29-January-16Investment ExecutiveMarkets: Nothing ventured

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25-January-16finance-investissement.comL’ACCVM crée trois comités sur les opérations et la technologie

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20-January-16Insurance and Investment JournalBoutique investment dealers under siege

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15-January-16BNNIIAC’s Ian Russell discusses proposals to revitalize the TSX Venture Exchange

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15-January-16National PostScrap crowdfunding to help TSX Venture Exchange, IIAC CEO urges

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15-January-16Reuters.comPRESS DIGEST- Canada-Jan 15

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15-January-16Investment ExecutiveRegulation: Reality bites

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15-January-16Advisor.caFinancial industry may not get a say on Trudeau’s first budget

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15-January-16Finance et InvestissementIntronisation de deux défricheurs

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14-January-16Advisor.caHow to rescue the Venture Exchange: IIAC

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14-January-16The Globe and MailGMP’s deep restructuring hits senior employees in Canada

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13-January-16The Globe and MailNew rules give Ontario investors access to high-net-worth market

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13-January-16financialpost.comGMP Capital Inc to cut 97 jobs, suspend dividend, exit U.K. and Australia

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13-January-16Bloomberg.com GMP to Cut Jobs, Exit U.K., Australia as Commodities Slump

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13-January-16investorintel.comThe TMX’s Role in the Shrinking of Bay Street

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12-January-16finance-investissement.com La consolidation va se poursuivre en 2016, selon un sondage de l’ACCVM

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12-January-16Conseiller.caL’ACCVM s’attend à une année 2016 difficile

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6-January-16Financial Post Tough times, rising costs have chewed up 25% of Canada’s small investment firms: IIAC

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6-January-16The Globe and Mail Dealers see more consolidation coming

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5-January-16BNN Ian Russell discusses results of IIAC Survey of Investment Industry CEOs: Canada’s investment CEOs see weak economic conditions in 2016

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5-January-16Bloomberg Canada Investment Dealers See More Consolidation in 2016

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5-January-16investmentexecutive.com Investment dealer CEOs expect more consolidation in 2016

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5-January-16Advisor.ca Industry leaders expect weaker economic conditions: IIAC

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5-January-16Advisor.ca Live tweets from Empire Club’s 2016 outlook luncheon

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5-January-16Rogers Community TV 2016 Empire Club of Canada Annual Investment Outlook Luncheon

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4-January-16investmentexecutive.com CSA extends approval for CanPX

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4-January-16The Bottom LineNot everyone on same financial planner page – This article originally appeared in the December 2015 issue of The Bottom Line. Any other use (reprint in a newsletter, for example) requires further permission requests

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