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Canada’s investment industry urges regulators to ‘step back’ from strained credit markets


Canada\’s investment industry association is urging regulators to back off shaky global credit markets. Liquidity in global bond markets has already been low, and proposed reforms?“run considerable chance of further debilitating” the credit market, warns Ian Russell, leader of the Investment Industry Association of Canada. Canada is relocating lockstep with European and U.S. regulators to overhaul the financial system, and ...

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Change in the fund industry is coming, like it or not


An S+P Dow Jones Indices event on June 24 called ETFs as a Catalyst for Advisory Growth brought several the process of the exchange-traded-fund industry towards the fore once again. S+P Dow Jones is among the world’s most prominent providers of indexes, notably behind benchmarks like the S&P/TSX 60 in Canada and the S&P 500 ?index within the U.S., so ...

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