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Steven Lamb, with files from wire services

Anyone collecting—or administering—an indexed pension plan should be keeping tabs on the consumer price index, but the latest reading could also have an impact on investment decisions.

  • August 19, 2011 September 13, 2019
  • 12:00

Originally published at advisor.ca Another new stock market is set to debut in Canada, this time in the hands of New York investment bank Goldman Sachs. Following the trend set by alternative trading systems Alpha, Omega and Chi-X, the new market will be named after a letter of the Greek alphabet:  SIGMA X.  The launch […]

  • August 18, 2011 September 13, 2019
  • 14:03

Originally from our sister publication, Advisor.ca. Fears of a September interest rate increase were partially allayed this morning, when StatsCan reported lower-than-expected inflation for the month of June. The overall inflation rate for the 12 months ended June 30 was 3.1%, down from 3.7% for the year ending May 31. More importantly, the core inflation […]

  • July 22, 2011 September 13, 2019
  • 10:51