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Canaccord completes acquisition of Hargreave Hale

By: Ridhima Sharma | 19 Sep 2017

Canaccord Genuity, the listed, Toronto-based financial services group, said it has now completed its previously-announced acquisition of UK-based Hargreave Hale.  The deal sees Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management…

‘Drop in confidence’ cited as latest GFCI ranking published

By: Helen Burggraf | 11 Sep 2017

There has been an “overall drop in confidence” among the world’s top financial centres over the past six months, although in terms of points, Brexit-battered London only…

PEOPLE MOVES: Santander Asset Management, Tilney Group, Sun Life

By: International Investment Staff | 11 Sep 2017

Santander Asset Management Santander Asset Management, the asset management arm of the Spanish Santander banking group, has named Cipriano Sancho to its Madrid-based fund selection team, as…

Brexit: TD shifts bond trading to Dublin

By:  Jonathan Boyd  | 22 Aug 2017

TD Securities has confirmed that is is shifting its bond trading business to Dublin, citing a need to “respond to the changing business environment as a result…

ROPS providers hanging on, latest HMRC list shows

By: Helen Burggraf | 21 Aug 2017

Predictions of the pending demise of the overseas pension transfer industry appear to have been somewhat premature, to judge by HM Revenue & Customs’ latest published list…

‘Offshore bond sales leap 60% in H1’: Canada Life Int’l

By: Helen Burggraf | 10 Aug 2017

Canada Life International, the UK-based arm of Winnipeg, Canada-based Great-West Lifeco Inc, said first half offshore bond sales leapt 60% from the same period a year earlier, and…

Canada launches consultation into limiting use of corporations for HNWI tax planning

By: Helen Burggraf | 21 Jul 2017

The Canadian government this week has launched a consultation into whether the use of private corporations by wealthy individuals for begun consulting on proposals to restrict high-income…

Canadian asset managers resisting plans to ban commission fees: report

By: Helen Burggraf | 26 Jun 2017

Plans to reform Canada’s C$1.5tn (US$1.1trn) investment industry, in order to eliminate potential conflicts of interest on the part of those selling investment products, are running into…

Toronto latest to cool housing market by taxing foreign buyers

By: Helen Burggraf | 24 Apr 2017

Foreigners who buy homes in the greater Toronto area are to face a new 15% extra tax, as the government of the Canadian province of Ontario moves…

Corbyn backs fight against state pension freeze of some expat pensions

By: Gary Robinson | 27 Mar 2017

More than half a million expats living on frozen state pensions could get a 2.5% hike in their pension payouts bringing them in line with other retirees…

London still tops GFCI league table, as Asian centres gain, Dubai slides

By: Helen Burggraf | 27 Mar 2017

Asian cities – including Singapore, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Shanghai, Osaka, Beijing and Kuala Lumpur – gained ground, if not in all cases actually rising in the ranking,…

Manulife gets China’s first-ever ‘wholly foreign-owned enterprise’ licence

By: Helen Burggraf | 15 Mar 2017

Manulife, the Canadian insurance and financial services giant with a significant presence in Asia, said today it has been granted an investment company wholly foreign-owned enterprise (WFOE)…

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