Meet Neil Gross, Executive Director of FAIR Canada

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Meet Neil Gross, Executive Director of the Canadian Foundation for Advancement of Investor Rights (FAIR Canada). FAIR Canada’s mission is to be a national voice for investors in securities regulation and a catalyst for enhancing the rights of Canadian shareholders. MORE


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Investing 101: Indices and Index Funds

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When you hear that “the market is up,” people are often actually referring to an index. An index is a collection of securities or other assets that are meant to represent the value of an economic sector or portion of the market. MORE


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Meet Susan Greenglass, OSC Market Regulation Branch Director

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Susan Greenglass is the Director of the Ontario Securities Commission’s (OSC) Market Regulation Branch, the operating branch that’s responsible for regulating market infrastructure entities (such as the Toronto Stock Exchange and the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada) and developing policy relating to market structure and clearing and settlement. MORE


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The Risks of Binary Options

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Binary options are like an “all or nothing” wager on how an underlying asset will perform in a limited amount of time. Investors can have as little as 60 seconds to predict the market’s minute-by-minute fluctuations, which make investing in binary options extremely risky, even for seasoned investors. MORE


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Investing 101: Mutual Fund Series

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What makes an D-series mutual fund different from an F-series mutual fund? The different labels attached to mutual funds can be confusing, and each can have different fees or expenses that can affect a fund’s performance. Learn more about some of the common class types with the Investing 101 guide to mutual fund series. MORE


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