Update on CCEL’s Inclusive Investing Project

Consultation Wrap-up The Canadian Centre for Elder Law (CCEL) completed its consultation interviews for the Inclusive Investing project in October 2019. During the one-year consultation period, Project Manager and BCLI/CCEL Staff Lawyer, Valerie Le Blanc, interviewed over 90 key informants and stakeholders on the use of supported decision-making, in the Read more…

By Valerie Le Blanc, ago

Inclusive Investing and Financial Literacy

This post can also be found on Inclusion BC’s website. Inclusive Investing  November is Financial Literacy Month and October is Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) Month. Many of the financial institutions, investment regulators, community and other organizations committed to supporting financial literacy are publishing resources, tools, information, and workshops to help people learn Read more…

By Valerie Le Blanc, ago

Results of IIROC National Survey Calls for More Protection for Vulnerable Investors

On June 21, 2019, the Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC) published the results of its national survey, Awareness and Attitudes Related to Provisions to Protect Vulnerable Investors and Investment Firms/Advisors: Presentation of Key Findings. Survey data gathered between March 7th and 14th, 2019 from 1,000 Canadian investors covered Read more…

By Valerie Le Blanc, ago