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Trust, Disclosure and Technology

How being transparent with your clients can help build stronger relationships Over the course of the last decade, compliance requirements for advisors have increased significantly, which has created tension between the industry and regulators at times. However, the goals of all industry stakeholders might be more aligned than some believe. According to the CFA Institute, […]

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ShelfMonitor For Dealers – Now Available

After an extensive investigation and feedback period, the CSA (Client Securities Administrators) recently released the published rule amendments to implement Client Focused Reforms (CFR) across Canada. CFR is a series of investor protection reforms based on the fundamental concept that clients’ interests come first for dealers in their interactions with investors. The reforms provide obligations […]

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Survey Results: Investment Dealer Challenges

Did you know that during a survey of mutual funds done in 2019, it was discovered that over a five-week period, there was an average of 2,000 changes a week to the attribute data of mutual funds? And a recent review of Canadian investment dealers revealed that as a result, dealers have a challenge in […]

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