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Investor’s rights: Should the law force financial advisers to put client’s best interest first?

November 16, 2012

CARP says yes. Susan Eng represented the voice of investors at the British Columbia Securities Commission annual ...

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Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) Investor Index Survey Results

November 15, 2012

November 14, 2012 - The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) released both positive and concerning results from ...


News Release – CARP at the British Columbia Securities Commission

November 12, 2012

Experts in Vancouver to Discuss Crowdfunding and Best Interest Standard ANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwire) -- ...


CARP Investor Protection Poll Report

May 24, 2012

May 20, 2012: A substantial minority of CARP members say they had to lower their standard of living in retirement, and ...


Be a Smarty Pants: Check Out CARP’s Investor Protection Reading List

May 4, 2012

Be sure to read/catch up on all of CARP’s Investor Protection articles that you may have missed: 1. An Intro to ...


Do Credentials Equal Credibility?

May 4, 2012

May 4th 2012: The financial industry is well of aware of the fact that seniors and their savings are a boon to profit ...

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Is Your Adviser Pumping Up His Credentials?

May 4, 2012

Just when Americans seem more desperate than ever for trustworthy investment advice, financial advisers are brandishing ...

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Ottawa to set new rules for bank mediators

May 4, 2012

The federal government has finally confirmed it will not force the country’s banks to resolve client disputes ...

How Much Regulatory Protection do Investors Need from the Financial Sector?

April 20, 2012

Today workplace pensions are no longer the norm and the Federal government is pushing future retires to invest their ...

Federal Budget Update on Common Securities Regulator

April 14, 2012

The 2012 Federal Budget provides an update on expected action on a Common Securites Regular, subsequent to the December ...