Over the past twenty years, the availability of information and the accessibility of online investing tools have created a new generation of do-
Over half of Canadian adults failed a financial literacy test, showing the dire need for better financial education. What does that mean for you?
Before investors and advisors consider making use of leveraged exchange-traded funds (ETFs), its important to understand how these products function and whether they belong in an investor’s portfolio.
To better understand the attitudes and opinions of Canadian mutual fund holders, the Investment Funds Institute of Canada (IFIC) commissioned independent research firm Pollara to conduct a national study.
One of the most popular career choices in financial services today is that of financial advisor. A financial advisor plays a crucial role in helping investors achieve their goals such as saving for retirement, funding their children’s education, or buying a home.
But how do they get paid?
A very important area of the financial services industry is the capital markets. The capital markets are fundamental to the economy of the country. It promotes economic growth by providing corporations and governments access to capital which enables these organizations to invest in businesses, create jobs, and build infrastructure. So what exactly are capital markets…