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Canadian Listed ETF Assets Race Past the $200B Mark

Canadian ETFs have put on a powerhouse performance this year, crossing the $200 billion mark by end November.

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Fake News: China Targets Artificial Intelligence and Bots
December 2, 2019

Fake news is a term generating a lot of buzz in the United States. But in China, the term has taken on a whole new meaning. The country has issued…

How About a Hedge Fund Under the Toshiba Brand?
December 2, 2019

A Toshiba hedge fund may soon emerge. The Japanese conglomerate is seeking a license to operate a hedge fund. The news comes just two years since activist hedge funds pressured…

Short-Selling U.K. Hedge Fund Cashes In on Chaos
December 2, 2019

Marshall Wace’s LLP reported profits of £258 million. That’s a pretty nice payday for all of its 17 partners. The firm reported a turnover of £803 million at the end…

Private Equity Giant Carlyle Group’s Latest Windfall: SBI Cards
December 2, 2019

The SBI Cards IPO will be the largest public offering in India this year. On November 27, the company filed its draft prospectus but failed to provide any valuation insight….

Capco’s Prime Brokerage Consulting To Support Prime Brokers
November 30, 2019

Capco announced its new Prime Brokerage Consulting offering to support prime brokers. Capco is a global management and technology consultancy dedicated to financial services and energy industries. Its Prime Brokerage…

E-Trade Not Likely To Be An M&A Play…Yet
November 29, 2019

Charles Schwab’s acquisition of TD Ameritrade puts paid to E-Trade’s deal-making hopes. According to the New York Post, which quoted informed sources, E-Trade is unlikely to be in merger play…

CipherTrace Q3 2019 Cryptocurrency Anti-Money Laundering Report Takeaways
November 29, 2019

CipherTrace has released its Q3 2019 Cryptocurrency Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Report. Here are the key takeaways from this quarter’s report.

‘What’s Your Poison…Er…Whisky?’ Let AI tell you
November 29, 2019

If you want a single malt, but don’t know which, an artificial intelligence (AI)-based app will guide you. Diageo has launched an online service that will help consumers choose their…

Ant Financial Looks to Inject $1 Billion into Asian Tech Startups
November 29, 2019

Ant Financial has started raising $1 billion for a fund focused on Southeast Asia and India. The fintech arm of Alibaba is looking to expand its presence across the growing…

Manulife: India’s Mutual Fund Market To Leapfrog To Second Largest in Asia
November 29, 2019

The size of the Indian mutual fund market is currently about $ 390 billion. According to Manulife’s Dommermuth, India will be the fastest-growing mutual fund market in Asia. Within three…