Tag: Canada

What does the new US government mean for the Canadian economy?

Nine Canadian economists and public policy experts recently sat down with MacLean’s to discuss the top economic uncertainties facing Canada under the new US government. What are some of the issues they foresee in the days ahead? Key points from

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Weekly Roundup: November 21 – 25

The work week is finally over! It’s time to catch up on the latest business, career, and financial news with the Weekly Roundup! IFAC elects its second president with “in industry” background – International Accounting Bulletin Gen-X unprepared for retirement:

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Weekly Roundup: October 11 – 14

In case you missed the news this week, here’s a look that the top business, financial, and career news! Encouraging Business Productivity Will Benefit B.C.’s Economy – CPABC Trudeau government’s lead economic guru offers peek into growth council’s work – Canadian Press

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Weekly Roundup: October 3 – 7

Busy week? Here’s your chance to catch up on this week’s latest business, financial, and career news! CPA Canada supports improving Canada’s natural capital stewardship –  CPA Canada media release 4 ways accounting profession maintains relevance: AICPA chairman highlights progress – Accounting Today

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Weekly Roundup: September 19 – 23

Busy week? Just in case you missed the news, we have this week’s latest business, financial, and career news! Four tips for those investing in offshore funds – Globe and Mail Accountants: People Like and Trust You. How to Monetize That – Accounting Today A

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Checking up on BC’s economy

CPABC’s BC Check-Up is an annual economic report that evaluates British Columbia as a place to work, invest, and live using select economic indicators. Looking at the results from 2015, BC’s economy performed better than any other province, with a real annual GDP

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Weekly Roundup: August 22 – 26

Busy week? Just in case you missed the news, we have this week’s latest business, financial, and career news! Canadian banks shake off oilpatch fears, report better-than-expected earnings – CTV News Later retirement is a fallback that has companies sweating – Globe and Mail Canada Is

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3 economic drivers that will continue to propel Vancouver Island/Coast’s economy

The Vancouver Island/Coast’s economy expanded last year, largely due to increased housing and tourism activity. Here are three economic drivers that will continue to propel the region’s economic growth in 2016: The low Canadian dollar attracted more tourists in 2015

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Working with Rhythm

Jim Crawford, FCA, a partner with Crawford Paterson Campbell & McNeill in Victoria, was recently up for a Juno Award. Okay, so it wasn’t for his own music (though he does play). Jim and his friend Tony Gage are two

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The Evolution of the Canadian CFO

By Michael Conway, FCA, ICD.D, and Lisa Dorian, CA.CIA, CRMA, CPA (IL) Not long ago, chief financial officers were viewed simply as number crunchers who were assigned to analyse a transaction after the handshake between the CEOs. These days, corporate

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