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Investors calling for board oversight of human rights risk at Alphabet

A group of more than 80 global investment managers with a combined $10 trillion in assets under management is calling on Alphabet Inc. to implement board-level oversight for human rights risks. The Investor Alliance for Human Rights, which includes co-filers Hermes Investment Management, Loring, Wolcott and Coolidge, Robeco and Canadian responsible investing firm NEI Investments, […]

Majority of HR professionals want strong internal culture: survey

More than nine in 10 (92 per cent) human resources professionals want their company to create strong internal cultures, according to a new survey by the Next Concept Human Resource Association and Waggl Inc., a technology platform for real-time feedback. The survey also found 81 per cent of respondents said they believe that if their […]

  • By: Staff
  • December 2, 2019 November 12, 2020
  • 15:30
Should employers use social media to communicate pension, benefits?

As social media becomes increasingly pervasive, employers should consider adding the tool to their communications arsenal. Indeed, David McArthur, principal and creative director at Morello Communications Inc., says it’s too big a phenomenon for plan sponsors to ignore. “It’s something we’re certainly seeing a lot more of,” notes Cameron McNeill, senior vice-president and Canadian business […]

New Zealand government pension funds are calling on Facebook Inc., Alphabet Inc. and Twitter Inc. to reign in the proliferation of hate on their platforms in the wake of the Christchurch terrorist attack in March. The New Zealand Super Fund, Government Superannuation Fund, National Provident Fund and Kiwi Wealth, as well as the country’s Accident Compensation Corp., […]

AI can help asset managers with multiple business operations

Artificial intelligence is capable of improving the operations of asset managers and owners in many ways, according to a new whitepaper by Northern Trust Corp. Both back and middle office operations can use data strategies to boost productivity, drive revenue, improve security and manage risk, stated the paper. One key was is analyzing data, with companies using […]

  • By: Staff
  • November 23, 2018 September 13, 2019
  • 09:15
Can Twitter Help Predict Volatility and Stock Prices?

New research shows it might be helpful for investors.

How Microsoft uses social media to improve employee collaboration

It’s sometimes difficult for employees to communicate in a large company. But Microsoft Canada thinks it has found a solution using enterprise social media.

Social media 101 for DC plans

Whether powerfully good or virally bad, social media is here and it is time for plan sponsors to figure out how to use it to enthuse, educate and encourage members to boost their financial prowess.

Despite social media rise, investors still depend on traditional media

Despite the increasing popularity of social media, Canadian investors still rely on traditional news media for investing information and advice, according to a study by BMO InvestorLine.

  • By: Staff
  • August 23, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 14:38
Financial services companies becoming more social

Financial services companies have increased their engagement with social media sites, according to a new study.

  • By: Staff
  • August 8, 2013 September 13, 2019
  • 08:42