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What do Crypto-asset Owners Know About Their Investments?

May 03, 2019 9:08 am | Author: Julian

Crypto-assets have been highly publicized in recent years. Even with this attention, recent research shows crypto-assets still remain mysterious to consumers in Canada and abroad. In this article, we have compiled and highlighted key information...

Identify the Investment Fraud Warning Signs

Mar 05, 2019 10:59 am | Author: Julian

Fewer than half of British Columbians recognize all of the warning signs of investment fraud, according to a new study commissioned by the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC). When presented with six scenarios associated with...

A Simple Guide to Understanding RRSPs

Feb 22, 2019 8:51 am | Author: Julian

For many Canadians, saving for retirement can be an overwhelming and complicated journey. Starting is often the hardest part. Registered Retirement Savings Plans (RRSPs) are accounts registered with the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA), that help...

BCSC Releases Research Findings on Canadian Investors

Jan 24, 2019 9:40 am | Author: Julian

Canadians, even those with investments, have trouble seeing themselves as “investors,” according to a new study commissioned by the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC). The survey revealed that less than one third of Canadians think...

Things to Consider When Investing in Marijuana

Jan 07, 2019 3:26 pm | Author: Julian

October 17th, 2018 marked the beginning of the legalization and regulation of recreational marijuana (cannabis) in Canada. Anyone who is considering investing in marijuana companies - either producers or those providing ancillary products or services...

Investment Caution List: 14 New Additions

Dec 03, 2018 1:56 pm | Author: investright

The British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) added 14 companies to the Investment Caution List. The list identifies unregistered securities trading activity and unqualified securities promoted in, or purporting to be sold from British Columbia (B.C.). The BCSC relies...