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October 25, 2007

Paradigm Shift Looming: Investment Management Industry Must Change Direction to Engage Generation Y

(TORONTO, ON, October 25, 2007) – The global investment management industry needs to increase its focus on “Generation Y” (investors now in their 20s), according to a new study by professional services firm KPMG. The study, entitled ‘Beyond the boomers: the rise … Continue reading

September 10, 2007

Canada’s Investment Professionals Call for More Action on Asset Backed Commercial Paper Market

(September 10, 2007) — The Investment Counsel Association of Canada, representing Canada’s professional investment counselor and portfolio management firms, today demanded that regulators, financial institutions and issuers of asset backed commercial paper (“ABCP”) significantly increase disclosure and take several other steps to restore and … Continue reading

March 20, 2007

ICAC Urges Provinces to Get Onside Federal Budget’s Call for National Securities Regulator

(March 20, 2007) – Canada’s investment counsellors and portfolio managers are giving the new federal budget high marks for promoting the need for a single national securities’ regulator. However, the Investment Counsel Association of Canada (ICAC) is also warning that the provinces need … Continue reading