Extraordinary Insights

Aug 18 2017

Friday News Round Up: August 18, 2017

Here are some of the stories that caught our eye this week: Should “non-banks” be able to use the word bank in marketing materials? Back in June OSFI issued an advisory stating non-banks like credit unions … Read More


Aug 17 2017

What Happens to My RRSP When I Turn 71?

An old saying is commonly paraphrased as ‘nothing is certain but death and taxes.’ The latter part is certainly true when it comes to your RRSP. You can accumulate the gains, interest, and dividends tax-free over … Read More


Aug 16 2017

CIBC to Launch Simplii Financial, End PC Financial Partnership

CIBC plans to launch a new direct banking brand called Simplii Financial and has reached a mutual agreement with President’s Choice Financial to end their nearly 20-year partnership. “Simplii will deliver straightforward, no-fee everyday banking and … Read More