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15-November-19Investment Executive“OBSI-IIROC info sharing worries IIAC”Click here
15-November-19Advisor’s Edge“IIAC concerned about communication between ombudservice, regulator”Click here
15-November-19Investment Executive“Newsmaker: A good global citizen”Click here
15-November-19Investment Executive“Are you too conservative with your senior clients’ portfolios?”Click here
14-November-19Finance et Investissement« Le Comité Jeune de Finance Montréal lancera bientôt ses activités »Click here
11-November-19Securities Finance Monitor“IIAC comments on Canadian privacy regulation PIPEDA”Click here
10-November-19The Globe and Mail“Bankers to see disappointing bonuses after slow year for deals”Click here
7-November-19Finance et Investissement« La loi sur la protection de la vie privée devrait se durcir »Click here
6-November-19Advisor’s Edge“Ontario announces task force to review ‘outdated’ Securities Act”Click here
6-November-19Investment Executive“Ontario to review Securities Act for first time in 16 years”Click here
1-November-19Finance et Investissement« Au coeur de l’action »Click here
1-November-19Investment Executive“Will the Liberals raise the capital gains tax rate?”Click here
31-October-19Financial PostOp-Ed: “The next steps in streamlining and reducing investment regulation”Click here
31-October-19Investment Executive“Insights from an audit of a referral business”Click here
31-October-19Advisor’s Edge“Rethinking referral arrangements”Click here
30-October-19Finance et Investissement« Six membres de l’industrie honorés lors du gala de l’ACCVM »Click here
29-October-19Investment Executive“Bespoke advice becoming more important in changing industry”Click here
29-October-19Advisor’s Edge“Providing bespoke advice in the face of automation”Click here
24-October-19Journal Metro« IIAC Leadership financier d’un Dorvalois souligné »Click here
24-October-19Advisor’s Edge“IIAC unveils 2019 Top Under 40 Award winner”Click here
24-October-19Investment Executive“Devan Legare named 2019 winner of IIAC Top Under 40 Award”Click here
16-October-19Investment ExecutiveOp-Ed: “Changing the game on cross-border data processing”Click here
16-October-19Finance et Investissement« Des technologies qui révolutionneront la profession de conseiller »Click here
15-October-19Finance et Investissement« La Station Fintech Montréal ouvre bientôt ses portes »Click here
11-October-19Advisor’s Edge“Paying RRSP, TFSA investment fees from outside the accounts not an advantage, Finance says”Click here
11-October-19Conseiller« À qui appartiennent les données clients ? »Click here
11-October-19Journal Haute-Côte-Nord« Association canadienne du commerce des valeurs mobilières – Bernard Filiatrault en lice pour un prix national »Click here
9-October-19Finance et Investissement« L’open banking est à nos portes »Click here
9-October-19Finance et Investissement« Qui a peur de l’Intelligence artificielle ? »Click here
9-October-19Advisor’s Edge“Industry wants involvement in CSA filing system overhaul”Click here
9-October-19Investment Executive“Industry demands voice on CSA systems reno”Click here
8-October-19Finance et Investissement« Nommée une seconde fois à 35 ans »Click here
2-October-19Le Manic« Bernard Filiatrault en lice pour un prix national »Click here
2-October-19Financial Post“Canadian bankers want to include oil in the push for sustainable finance”Click here
2-October-19Bloomberg“Canadian bankers want to include oil in push for sustainable finance”Click here
1-October-19Finance et Investissement« Controverse au sujet du programme”Click Here
20-September-19The Globe and Mail“Open banking could be ‘very positive’ for financial advice business”Click here
20-September-19Investment Executive“Legislation review overdue”Click here
9-September-19Investment Executive“IIAC says Saskatchewan’s title regulation shouldn’t extend to financial advisors”Click here
9-September-19Advisor’s Edge“IIAC to Saskatchewan: title regulation should focus on planners, not advisors”Click here
6-September-19Investment Executive“IIROC’s CE proposals draw criticism”Click here
6-September-19Advisor’s Edge“Industry groups critical of IIROC’s CE proposals”Click here
5-September-19Conseiller« Une conseillère québécoise se démarque »Click here
5-September-19Finance et Investissement« Les technologies réglementaires chez les conseillers »Click here
3-September-19Investment Executive“Nominees revealed for IIAC’s 2019 Top Under 40 award”Click here
3-September-19Advisor’s Edge“IIAC reveals nominees for 2019 Top Under 40 award”Click here
30-August-19The Hill TimesOp-Ed: “How feds can help green-bond market flourish to meet Paris climate targets”Click here
28-August-19Finance et Investissement« OCRCVM : la modernisation des règles est complétée »Click here
22-August-19The Globe and Mail“Independent investment dealers are in the midst of a resurgence”Click here
15-August-19Investment ExecutiveOp-Ed: “Lessons from the recent GMP Capital transaction”Click here
12-August-19Securities Finance Monitor“IIAC backs data use by vendors amid privacy probe”Click here
6-August-19Investment Executive“IIAC resists federal data protection proposals”Click here
30-July-19Conseiller« Des amendes moins élevées pour les représentants »Click here
30-July-19The Insurance and Investment Journal“Rising market data costs raising operating costs”Click here
29-July-19Investment Executive“IIAC comments on IIROC’s proposed disciplinary tools”Click here
29-July-19Advisor’s Edge“IIAC calls for lower fines in minor contravention program”Click here
21-July-19The Globe and MailOp-Ed: “Blunting the rapid escalation in market data fees to improve investment returns”Click here
15-July-19Bloomberg Tax“IRS Prop. Reg.: Comments Submitted on Withholding of Tax, Information Reporting Regarding Interests in Partnerships Engaged in the Conduct of a U.S. Trade or Business (IRC §1446)” (subscription required)Click here
15-July-19Advisor’s Edge“IIAC to launch compensation survey”Click here
15-July-19Investment Executive“IIAC to launch comprehensive industry compensation survey”Click here
12-July-19TaxNotes“Partnership Withholding Regs Are Burdensome, Canadian Group Says” (subscription required)Click here
3-July-19Finance et Investissement« Le marché des obligations vertes est sur une bonne lancée »Click here
21-June-19Finance et Investissement« L’ACCVM dévoile son nouveau conseil d’administration »Click here
17-June-19Advisor’s Edge“IIAC names hall of fame inductees for 2019”Click here
17-June-19Investment Executive“IIAC names hall of fame inductees for 2019”Click here
17-June-19The Globe and Mail“GMP Capital restructures its footprint, sells capital markets business to U.S.-based Stifel Financial”Click here
16-June-19The Globe and Mail“GMP Capital in talks to be acquired by U.S. brokerage firm Stifel Financial”Click here
14-June-19The Insurance and Investment Journal“IIAC announces Hall of Fame inductees”Click here
12-June-19Investment ExecutiveOp-Ed: “Streamlining eDelivery for prospectuses”Click here
7-June-19Conseiller« La semaine en rafale »Click here
6-June-19Wealth Professional“CI Financial executive to chair IIAC”Click here
6-June-19Advisor’s Edge“IIAC welcomes new chair, board”Click here
5-June-19Investment Executive“IIAC names board, chair”Click here
3-June-19The Canadian Mining Journal“AWARDS: Laurentian University offers honorary doctorates to Goodman and MacGibbon”Click here
1-June-19The Sudbury Star“Mining Laurentian to present four honorary doctorates”Click here
31-May-19Northern Ontario Business“Mining gurus to be acknowledged at spring convocation”Click here
31-May-19Investment Executive“Knowing cross-border clients”Click here
31-May-19Investment Executive“Groups weigh in on cryptoasset rules”Click here
28-May-19Business in VancouverPodcast: E-delivery a “win-win” for firms, investorsClick here
27-May-19Le Journal de L’assurance« L’ACCVM suggère d’assouplir la règlementation pour la transmission électronique de documents »Click here
27-May-19The Insurance and Investment Journal“IIAC recommends further regulatory development to facilitate eDelivery”Click here
22-May-19Conseiller« Régulateur national : une histoire sans fin »Click here
16-May-19Conseiller« Le poids du marché financier au Québec »Click here
14-May-19Finance et Investissement« Un premier portrait des marchés financiers et du secteur des valeurs mobilières au Québec »Click here
10-May-19Investment ExecutiveLetter to the Editor: “Regulatory costs weaken portfolio returns: IIAC”Click here
2-May-19Finance et Investissement« La gestion de patrimoine en mutation »Click here
30-April-19The Globe and Mail“Macquarie retreat signals streamlining of investment banking” (subscription required)Click here
25-April-19The Hill TimesOp-Ed: “Why securities regulations need overhaul” (subscription required)Click here
18-April-19Financial Post“Ford government’s plan to put ‘Open for Business’ stamp on capital markets raises eyebrows”Click here
18-April-19Investment ExecutiveOp-Ed: “The OSC Burden Reduction Task Force can make a difference to clients”Click here
14-April-19Wealth Professional“‘Significant step’ towards job title protection”Click here
12-April-19Advisor’s Edge“Province’s plan to regulate planner and advisor titles gets thumbs-up from industry”Click here
12-April-19Finance et Investissement« L’ACCVM cherche le prochain leader de moins de 40 ans »Click here
11-April-19Investment Executive“IIAC calls for reforms to CTO regime”Click here
11-April-19Advisor’s Edge“CTO regime in need of reform: IIAC”Click here
10-April-19Investment Executive“IIAC calls for nominations for 2019 Top Under 40 Award”Click here
10-April-19Advisor’s Edge“Nominations open for IIAC’s 2019 Top Under 40 Award”Click here
28-March-19The Lawyer’s Daily“Budget affects stock options, TFSAs and Individual Pension Plans” (subscription required)Click here
26-March-19The Globe and Mail“Beware TFSA day traders: The CRA may be coming after you” (subscription required)Click here
25-March-19Business in Vancouver
“Editorial: Morneau’s budget won’t build business confidence”Click here
21-March-19Advisor’s Edge“Clients day trading in their TFSAs? They’re ultimately liable for the tax”Click here
21-March-19Investment Executive“TFSA holders ultimately liable for any tax on day trading in an account”Click here
21-March-19Business in VancouverPodcast: IIAC President and CEO weighs in on the federal government’s latest budget (23:05 mark)Click here
20-March-19Wealth Professional“Budget falls short and will hurt sentiment, says IIAC”Click here
20-March-19Conseiller« Le budget fédéral suscite des réactions mitigées »Click here
20-March-19Finance et Investissement« Des réactions au budget federal »Click here
19-March-19Finance et Investissement« Scandales financiers : ce que le Canada peut retenir de l’introspection douloureuse de l’Australie »Click here
19-March-19Investment Executive“Government targets certain investment funds that use forward contracts”Click here
19-March-19Advisor’s Edge“Government targets investment funds that use forward contracts”Click here
19-March-19Morningstar“Behind the scenes of the upcoming OSC roundtable”Click here
18-March-19The Hill TimesOp-Ed: “It’s time to launch the systemic regulator” (subscription required)Click here
18-March-19MoneySense“Federal budget 2019: Likely some goodies for investors”Click here
11-March-19The Globe and Mail“Investment industry calls for Ottawa to tackle competitiveness” -subscription requiredClick here
6-March-19The Globe and MailOp-Ed: “What Canada can learn from a damning report on Australia’s financial industry”Click here
6-March-19Investment Executive“IIAC seeking nominations for 2019 Hall of Fame”Click here
6-March-19Advisor’s Edge“Nominations open for IIAC’s 2019 Hall of Fame”Click here
4-March-19Advisor’s Edge“Stakeholders tell OSC: Don’t cut investor protection while trimming regulatory burden”Click here
4-March-19Investment Executive“OSC urged to cut regulatory burdens, not investor protections”Click here
4-March-19Investment Executive“OSC announces hearings, internal work at cutting red tape”Click here
4-March-19Advisor’s Edge“OSC offers details about red tape roundtable”Click here
14-February-19Investment ExecutiveOp-ed: “Investors can benefit from regulatory streamlining”Click here
12-February-19Investment Executive“Reducing the burden, but fairly”Click here
12-February-19Investment Executive“Fintech’s slow, deliberate growth”Click here
8-February-19Advisor’s Edge“IIAC favours cutting two old rules for every new one to reduce regs”Click here
8-February-19Investment Executive“IIAC calls on Ontario to boost growth”Click here
1-February-19Finance et Investissement« Guerre d’influence entourant les produits maison »Click here
31-January-19Finance et Investissement« Diminution du rendement des bénéfices des sociétés de courtage pour 2019 »Click here
25-January-19Business in VancouverPodcast: Global uncertainty, equities selloffs and higher operating costs are putting pressure on Canada’s investment industry (12:54 mark)Click here
25-January-19The Globe and Mail“Smaller investment dealers hit by rising costs, dispirited markets”Click here
22-January-19Journal de l’assurance« Le nombre de courtiers en valeurs mobilières indépendants pourrait diminuer, dit l’ACCVM »Click here
21-January-19Advisor’s Edge“Strong demand for wealth management drives industry in 2018”Click here
21-January-19Investment Executive“Demand for wealth management drives investment industry performance: Russell”Click here
21-January-19The Insurance and Investment Journal“Number of independent investment dealers expected to decline”Click here
21-January-19Conseiller« Obligations vertes : pas près de s’essouffler : u’est-ce qui explique leur forte croissance? »Click here
21-January-19Investment Executive“TFSAs: Setback for the CRA”Click here
14-January-19Private Wealth Canada Online“ETF Liquidity Focus Of Report”Click here
10-January-19Business in VancouverPodcast: IIAC ETF Study (at 10:57 mark)Click here
8-January-19Wealth Professional“IIAC sounds cautious note as ETFs face uncharted waters”Click here
7-January-19The Insurance and Investment Journal“IIAC makes recommendations to ETF industry”Click here
7-January-19Investment Executive“Bear market may increase risks in ETF sector”Click here
7-January-19Advisor’s Edge“When the market turns, what happens to ETFs?”Click here
7-January-19Finance et Investissement« Les FNB en attente d’un vrai test »Click here
20-December-18Finance et InvestissementL’industrie divisée sur le sort des FARClick here
17-December-18Advisor’s EdgeIIAC calls for greater transparency of market data feesClick here
17-December-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC calls for greater transparency on market data feesClick here
17-December-18Investment ExecutiveStakeholders urge feds to create public registry of beneficial ownership informationClick here
13-December-18Finance et InvestissementRéduisez le nombre de règles, chères ACVMClick here
13-December-18Investment ExecutiveOp-ed: FSRA will have many benefitsClick here
11-December-18Investment ExecutiveRepo market leaves room for improvement: reportClick here
10-December-18Finance et InvestissementTrois raisons de maintenir les FAR et deux autres pour les abolirClick here
4-December-18ConseillerUne Pl. Fin. québécoise à l’honneurClick here
4-December-18The Globe and MailOp-ed: Small investors will benefit from the Ontario government’s deregulation plansClick here
3-December-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC seeks relief from “unintended consequences” of U.S. tax rule changesClick here
3-December-18Business in VancouverPodcast: Issues plaguing global financial marketsClick here
23-November-18Investment ExecutiveNot yet a done deal – Many hurdles remain for the CMRA before it becomes a realityClick here
November-18New InvestorArticle: The changing face of the wealth management businessClick here
22-November-18BNNBloombergThe drain of investment capital from CanadaClick here
21-November-18The Insurance and Investment JournalFinancial institutions preparing for worst case Brexit scenarioClick here
21-November-18The Globe and MailAre advisors acting in clients’ best interests? The tussle over terminologyClick here
20-November-18Investment ExecutiveCrypto-assets, ETFs among top concerns: IIAC presidentClick here
16-November-18Advisor’s EdgeOntario government supports FSRA, CCMR in fiscal updateClick here
9-November-18Investment ExecutiveNewsmaker: Award is a win for embracing diversityClick here
7-November-18Advisor’s EdgeReport applauds Canada’s clearing system for debt tradingClick here
6-November-18Finance et InvestissementEntente de référencement : de quoi se mêlent les ACVM?, dit l’industrieClick here
6-November-18Investment ExecutiveInvestment industry must continue support for repo market developmentClick here
6-November-18BloombergCanadian Repo Counterparty Study Shows System Should Be RobustClick here
5-November-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC updates guidance on U.S. temporary resident exemptionsClick here
29-October-18Investment ExecutiveU.S. dealers lean on asset managers to streamline product shelfClick here
26-October-18Finance et InvestissementLeader de moins de 40 ans de l’ACCVM : une employée de la Scotia honoréeClick here
26-October-18Investment ExecutiveCSA Reforms Get Mixed ReviewsClick here
25-October-18Investment ExecutiveRavina Bains named 2018 winner of IIAC Top Under 40 AwardClick here
25-October-18Wealth ProfessionalCARP questions client-focused reformsClick here
25-October-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC congratulates 2018 Hall of Fame inducteesClick here
23-October-18The Insurance and Investment JournalChallenges ahead for advisors and wealth management financial firmsClick here
23-October-18Wealth ProfessionalPMAC outlines desired changes to CSA reformsClick here
22-October-18Finance et InvestissementProduits maison : n’alourdissez pas le fardeau des firmes, recommande l’ACCVMClick here
19-October-18Advisor’s EdgeClient-focused reforms too focused on cost, industry associations sayClick here
19-October-18ConseillerCombien coûtera la réforme axée sur les clients?Click here
19-October-18The Insurance and Investment JournalCSA’s Client Focused Reforms require clarification says IIACClick here
19-October-18Investment ExecutiveMore clarity needed on client-focused reforms: IIACClick here
18-October-18Advisor.caHow advisors can overcome 2 key challengesClick here
18-October-18Finance et InvestissementFAR et indépendants : deux avis divergeantClick here
18-October-18ConseillerLes conseillers doivent améliorer leur productivitéClick here
18-October-18Business in VancouverPodcast – Future of the independent dealerClick here
18-October-18Investment ExecutiveOp-ed: Now is the time to focus on advisor productivityClick here
16-October-18Finance et InvestissementLa révolution infonuagiqueClick here
15-October-18ConseillerLes joueurs du bac à sable réglementaireClick here
15-October-18ConseillerLes régulateurs vous ont à l’œilClick here
15-October-18Le Journal de L’assuranceIntelligence artificielle : l’adaptation est nécessaire, même en valeurs mobilièresClick here
12-October-18Finance et InvestissementEncadrement règlementaire : l’intelligence artificielle change la donneClick here
12-October-18Investment ExecutiveLittle leeway for feds in next budgetClick here
10-October-18Benefits and Pensions MonitorIIAC Responds To CDIC Trust DisclosureClick here
3-October-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC requests more time to implement CDIC’s proposed changesClick here
3-October-18Advisor’s EdgeCRA to delay registered fee position ‘indefinitely’Click here
3-October-18Benefits and Pensions MonitorGreen Bonds On Track To GrowClick here
1-October-18Advisor’s EdgeCRA targets RRSP, TFSA abuses in long-awaited tax documentClick here
1-October-18PoliticoBanks score win on data in new trade dealClick here
1-October-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC congratulates Top Under 40 nomineesClick here
27-September-18ConseillerLes obligations vertes ont la coteClick here
25-September-18Investment ExecutiveCanadian market for green bonds poised for growthClick here
25-September-18The Insurance and Investment JournalGreen bond market rises markedly in 2017Click here
21-September-18Canadian Lawyer MagazineProtecting vulnerable investors: Industry SpotlightClick here
17-September-18ConseillerLe rôle de l’ombudsman des banques remis en questionClick here
13-September-18Financial PostPossible expansion of OBSI’s role in investigating complaints set off alarm bells in financial industryClick here
12-September-18Le Journal de l’assuranceL’avenir semble prometteur pour les entreprises indépendantes malgré un marché difficileClick here
10-September-18Investment ExecutiveProposed changes to AML regulations pose challenges for securities industry: IIACClick here
7-September-18Finance et InvestissementQuel avenir pour les sociétés de courtage indépendantes ?Click here
7-September-18The Insurance and Investment JournalFuture looks bright for independent firms in challenging marketClick here
6-September-18Investment ExecutiveFuture looks profitable for independent retail firmsClick here
6-September-18BNN BloombergThe future of independent dealers in CanadaClick here
6-September-18Advisor.caHow independent firms can continue to thriveClick here
27-August-18Le Journal de l’assuranceLes réformes axées sur les clients nuiront aux entreprises indépendantes, dit l’ACCVMClick here
26-August-18The Globe and MailOp-Ed: Wealth management: It’s time to rethink practice and regulationClick here
25-August-18Les AffairesTechnologie financière: les grands gagnants et les grands perdantsClick here
24-August-18Investment ExecutiveGreater flexibility: Changes in CDIC coverage include new categories for RESPs and RDSPsClick here
24-August-18Investment ExecutiveThe debate over CRM3: Growing resistance to the MFDA’s plan to increase disclosureClick here
21-August-18The Insurance and Investment JournalIndependent securities firms expected to take action to lessen negative impacts of client-focused reformsClick here
16-August-18Investment ExecutiveOp-Ed: Dealers may narrow offerings in response to regulatory proposals, by Ian Russell, IIAC President and CEOClick here
8-August-18Advisor.caPMAC, IIAC outline concerns about CCMRS exemptionsClick here
8-August-18Wealth ProfessionalCSA consultation period carries “heavy responsibility”Click here
1-August-18Wealth Professional‘Regulations will consolidate three tiers of clients’Click here
31-July-18Wealth Professional‘Market forces will tackle commission abuses’Click here
31-July-18Finance et InvestissementIntronisations au Temple de la renomméeClick here
27-July-18Investment ExecutiveRemaking the industryClick here
24-July-18Conseiller.caMRCC 3 : les courtiers demandent plus de tempsClick here
23-July-18Advisor.caNow isn’t the time to expand cost reporting: IIAC to MFDAClick here
23-July-18 The Insurance and Investment JournalIIAC asks regulators to defer making a decision on expanding cost reportingClick here
23-July-18Finance et InvestissementFrais des fonds communs : MRCC 3 divise l’industrieClick here
20-July-18Investment ExecutiveIndustry divided on expanding cost reportingClick here
20-July-18Profession Conseiller31-103 : les petits joueurs risquent d’écoperClick here
20-July-18Business in VancouverB.C. fintechs ‘sweet spot’ as targets for major financial institution acquisitionClick here
19-July-18Conseiller.caRéformes des ACVM : les petits cabinets souffrirontClick here
17-July-18Business in VancouverFor the record, July 17, 2018Click here
16-July-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC, PMAC create standardized template for service arrangementsClick here
16-July-18Wealth ProfessionalCSA reforms will require clear guidelines: IIACClick here
15-July-18The Globe and Mail‘Transformative impact’: Proposed regulations could sink smaller firms, investment group saysClick here
13-July-18Advisor.caHow CSA’s ‘detailed and sweeping’ proposals will affect you: IIACClick here
12-July-18Investment ExecutiveCSA proposals will transform investment industry: RussellClick here
6-July-18Business in Vancouver’s BIV Today podcastIIAC President and CEO Ian Russell explores the headwinds facing global financial institutions, and the implications for Canadian firms (skip to 6:01)Click here
5-July-18Profession Conseiller31-103 : Le vague « meilleur intérêt du client »Click here
3-July-18St. John’s TelegramInvestment Industry Association of Canada bullish on N.L. joining proposed capital markets regulatory systemClick here
3-July-18Finance et InvestissementJean-Guy Desjardins et Monique Leroux intronisés au Temple de la renommée des valeurs mobilièresClick here
28-June-18Benefits and Pensions OnlineFive named to hall of fameClick here
28-June-18Profession ConseillerJean-Guy Desjardins et Monique Leroux intronisésClick here
27-June-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC names five inductees to its hall of fameClick here
27-June-18Advisor.caIIAC names Hall of Fame Inductees for 2018Click here
27-June-18Le DevoirMonique Leroux et Jean-Guy Desjardins au Temple de la renomméeClick here
27-June-18Conseiller.caDeux Montréalais au Temple de la renomméeClick here
25-June-18Markets MediaTMX Extends to London HoursClick here
25-June-18Wealth ProfessionalReform proposals positive and negative, says IIACClick here
22-June-18Advisor.caIndustry groups call CSA’s proposals harmonized, practicalClick here
22-June-18Investment ExecutiveSplit reactions to CSA proposalsClick here
22-June-18The Insurance and Investment JournalRegulators’ proposed reforms draw mixed reactionsClick here
22-June-18Conseiller.caRéforme des commissions : réactions mitigéesClick here
22-June-18Journal de l’assuranceLes modifications des ACVM reçoivent un accueil presque parfait de certaines associationsClick here
22-June-18The Insurance and Investment JournalIndependent advisors are finding their way in a changing business environmentClick here
21-June-18BloombergCanadian Stocks Hit Record But No One’s Wearing Party Hats YetClick here
18-June-18BloombergBank of Canada Calls on Markets to Prepare for Benchmark ChangesClick here
18-June-18Advisor.caSoliciting dealer arrangements: IIAC respondsClick here
18-June-18Conseiller.caIl est « essentiel » de revoir les taux de référenceClick here
18-June-18Finance FeedsDespite ban, binary options brokers continue to target Quebec investorsClick here
15-June-18Profession ConseillerL’industrie ne veut pas de dénonciation volontaireClick here
14-June-18Investment ExecutiveRobust internal growth offers alternative to acquisitions, by IIAC President and CEO Ian RussellClick here
14-June-18Business in Vancouver’s BIV Today PodcastIIAC President and CEO Ian Russell (0:42) discusses how the federal government’s passive income taxation changes will affect small business financing, and exacerbate Canada’s investment challengesClick here
14-June-18Business in VancouverWhat are we reading? June 14, 2018Click here
8-June-18Conseiller.caCharyl Galpin reste présidente du conseil d’administration de l’ACCVMClick here
7-June-18Advisor.caGalpin remains chair of IIAC boardClick here
6-June-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC announces 2018-2019 board of directorsClick here
4-June-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC infographic highlights investment industry’s contribution to Canada’s economyClick here
4-June-18Advisor.caRegulators talk tech, with tips for dealersClick here
4-June-18Investment ExecutiveDealers should ask questions about crypto fundsClick here
2-June-18Global News Radio (AM 770 in Calgary)Michelle Alexander, IIAC Vice President, discusses best practices that investment dealer firms and advisors are using when dealing with senior clients.Click here
1-June-18Investment ExecutiveDisciplinary proposals pannedClick here
1-June-18Investment ExecutiveCybersecurity: Industry resists; New requirements would result in additional compliance costsClick here
1-June-18Conseiller.caLes services financiers, piliers de l’économie canadienneClick here
30-May-18Wealth ProfessionalIIROC proposals are flawed, says associationClick here
22-May-18The Insurance and Investment JournalIIAC comments on AML discussion paperClick here
21-May-18The Hill TimesOp-ed: Private corporation tax proposals could make financing conditions worse for small business, by Ian Russell, IIAC President and CEO (subscription required)Click here
17-May-18Bloomberg RadioCanada Will Have To Adjust Tax Rate To Compete With U.S.: IIACClick here
15-May-18The Globe and MailClients’ digital ways have advisers jumping headfirst into fintechClick here
12-May-18The Globe and MailMoney-laundering threat rises on Bay StreetClick here
11-May-18Profession ConseillerCourtage et techno : les régulateurs doivent faire plusClick here
10-May-18Finance et InvestissementVos clients s’intéressent aux obligations vertes?Click here
9-May-18CBC Radio SaskatchewanTodd Evans, IIAC Managing Director, discusses green bonds and opportunities in the Canadian green bond marketClick here
8-May-18Financial PostCanada slow to embrace green bond market, even though investors are eager to buyClick here« Tornade technologique » en gestion de patrimoineClick here
7-May-18Business in Vancouver PodcastIan Russell, IIAC President and CEO, looks at how technology is transforming the wealth management business in Canada (skip to the 4:46-mark of the clip)Click here
7-May-18Advisor.caHow regulation must change: IIAC prezClick here
7-May-18Wealth ProfessionalMove on from siloed approach, IIAC urges regulatorsClick here
7-May-18Finance et InvestissementLes organismes réglementaires devraient tenir compte de l’informatisationClick here
4-May-18National Post RadioIan Russell, IIAC President and CEO, shares his concerns and recommendations regarding the tax proposals affecting Canadian Controlled Private Corporations (click to download file)Click here
4-May-18Conseiller.caL’ACCVM s’intéresse aux obligations vertesClick here
2-May-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC urges feds to abandon or amend small-business tax changesClick here
2-May-18Advisor.caIIAC to feds: Drop tax proposals for CCPCsClick here
1-May-18Investment ExecutiveGreen bond market poised to growClick here
27-April-18Investment ExecutiveRules for “planners”Click here
23-April-18Wealth ProfessionalCSI backs regulation of financial plannersClick here
23-April-18Conseiller.caÀ l’agenda : Temple de la renomméeClick here
19-April-18Investment ExecutiveInvestors have greater need for financial advice, by IIAC President and CEO Ian RussellClick here
19-April-18Wealth ProfessionalRating high in the digital ageClick here
19-April-18Wealth ProfessionalFPSC welcomes proposed restriction for “financial planners”Click here
16-April-18Wealth ProfessionalIIAC voices support for regulation of financial plannersClick here
16-April-18The Hill TimesOp-ed: It’s time to strengthen Canada’s anti-money laundering, anti-terrorist financing regime, by IIAC President and CEO Ian RussellClick here
13-April-18Winnipeg Free PressInvestment industry association leader optimistic about futureClick here
13-April-18Finance FeedsCanada’s binary options ban fails to deter fraudstersClick here
12-April-18Finance et InvestissementL. Jacques Ménard nommé président émérite de BMO Groupe financier, QuébecClick here
11-April-18The Globe and MailConcessions on language a good start to winning Quebec over on a national securities regulatorClick here
11-April-18Financial PostIt’s small investors who can benefit most from better transparency on bond trading, by IIAC’s Jack RandoClick here
10-April-18Wealth ProfessionalNew direct clearing model launched for buy-side firmsClick here
9-April-18Profession ConseillerTransparence : il faut faire mieux pour les petits investisseursClick here
6-April-18Wealth Professional‘New framework must put retail investors first’Click here
5-April-18BNNCanada’s retail wealth management showing signs of life: IIAC CEOClick here
29-March-18Conseiller.caTemps durs pour les firmes de courtage indépendantesClick here
28-March-18Business in Vancouver RadioIan Russell, IIAC President and CEO, discusses the factors affecting securities industry performance (skip to 13:05)Click here
28-March-18Advisor.caIndustry in flux will emerge lean and resilient: IIAC presidentClick here
27-March-18Investment Executive2017 a strong year for retail brokeragesClick here
27-March-18The Globe and MailRobo-adviser Nest Wealth launches platform for small-business group RRSP plansClick here
22-March-18Conseiller.caConseillers et robots sont complémentairesClick here
20-March-18The Globe and MailOSC eyes regulation to protect seniors from exploitationClick here
20-March-18The Insurance and Investment JournalOSC outlines initiatives to address the needs of older investorsClick here
16-March-18BNN AdvisorThe great robo debate: Hybrid models emerging (part 2)Click here
16-March-18BNN AdvisorThe great robo debate: How traditional advisors can add value (part 1)Click here
14-March-18Conseiller.caÀ qui le Prix du leader de moins de 40 ans?Click here
13-March-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC seeks nominations for 2018 Top Under 40 AwardClick here
13-March-18Advisor.caIIAC calls for Top Under 40 nominationsClick here
5-March-18Securities Finance MonitorIIAC provides update on NSFR and budget developments in CanadaClick here
1-March-18The Insurance and Investment JournalFederal budget fails to address tax competitiveness issueClick here
28-February-18Investment ExecutiveIndustry has mixed reaction to Budget 2018Click here
28-February-18Conseiller.caBudget fédéral : l’industrie réagitClick here
28-February-18Canadian Business JournalOn NAFTA, uncertainty is our enemy, by Ian Russell, IIAC President and CEOClick here
28-February-18The Insurance and Investment JournalA number of risks could derail global economic growthClick here
28-February-18Wealth ProfessionalIIAC: Budget does little to bolster investment spendingClick here
27-February-18BNNBudget 2018 missing crucial items to lift business confidence: IIAC CEOClick here
27-February-18National PostSome of the reaction to the Liberal government’s 2018 budget tabled TuesdayClick here
27-February-18Business in Vancouver RadioIan Russell, IIAC president and CEO, discusses China’s Belt and Road Initiative, and the financial opportunities it presents Canadian firmsClick here
23-February-18BNNFrom tax cuts to energy action: 8 business leaders share their budget wish listsClick here
16-February-18BNNIIAC CEO: Morneau needs to commit to comprehensive tax reformClick here
16-February-18BNN.caBay Street calls on Morneau for plan to balance the budgetClick here
16-February-18Conseiller.caAppel aux candidatures pour le Temple de la renommée du secteur des valeurs mobilièresClick here
15-February-18The Insurance and Investment JournalIIAC seeks Hall of Fame nominationsClick here
15-February-18Investment ExecutiveTechnology offers significant opportunities, guest column by IIAC President and CEO Ian RussellClick here
13-February-18Advisor.caIIAC calls for 2018 Investment Industry Hall of Fame nominationsClick here
13-February-18Investment ExecutiveIIAC calls for 2018 Hall of Fame nominationsClick here
12-February-18Investment ExecutiveFeds reviewing AML legislationClick here
6-February-18Finance et InvestissementL’ACCVM a des réserves à l’égard du projet de la Bourse de MontréalClick here
5-February-18Wealth ProfessionalWhy NAFTA impasse is so damagingClick here
1-February-18Wealth ProfessionalHow to build a successful advisory practiceClick here
31-January-18Business in Vancouver RadioIan Russell, IIAC President and CEO, joins BIV to argue why provincial and federal governments need to do more to boost private sector business spendingClick here« Il faut stimuler la mobilisation des capitaux »Click here
30-January-18Advisor.caIIAC president calls on governments to boost capital formationClick here
26-January-18The Globe and MailPrice of Advice; letter to the editor by IIAC President and CEO Ian RussellClick here
26-January-18BNN.caBay Street gives Morneau tips on how to restore confidenceClick here
16-January-18Conseiller.caAttention aux risques sur les marchés financiers!Click here
12-January-18Financial PostFinancial firm outsourcing increasing risk of cyber-attacks: IIACClick here
12-January-18Wealth ProfessionalIndustry insider speaks out on ETFs riskClick here
11-January-18BNNNAFTA to be key risk to Canada’s investment industry in 2018: IIACClick here
11-January-18Investment ExecutiveCapital markets face risks in 2018Click here
11-January-18Advisor.caWe’re in a ‘classic late cycle,’ says economistClick here
3-January-18Finance et InvestissementL’IRS reporte de deux ans le régime de prêteurs admissibles de valeurs mobilièresClick here
2-January-18Investment ExecutiveU.S. derivatives tax regime extended for two yearsClick here

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