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Best Canadian commodity picks

Trends in mining, oil and gold are leading this portfolio manager to other commodities

Year-end oil prices revised as demand expectations drop

Demand from emerging markets a factor

  • By: Staff
  • August 16, 2017 August 21, 2018
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Don’t rely on the equity rally: portfolio manager

Instead, use these tips to invest

  • By: Staff
  • August 16, 2017 August 21, 2018
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Look for these fastest-growing emerging markets

Find undiscovered alpha

  • By: Staff
  • August 16, 2017 August 21, 2018
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Why investors should step outside their comfort zones

ETFs have changed the market

  • By: Staff
  • August 14, 2017 August 21, 2018
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What to watch as geopolitics heats up

Where the real risk lies

How to play the S&P now

Hint: take an international approach

  • By: Staff
  • August 9, 2017 August 21, 2018
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What to buy and avoid in Canada

This Canadian equities PM says despite the BoC’s hike, we’re not in the clear

Dissecting Canada’s — and the world’s — inflation woes

What common factors lead to weak inflation, and when will they dissipate?

  • By: Staff
  • August 8, 2017 August 21, 2018
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Advisors split on future of marijuana asset class

Medical marijuana a budding area of the market

  • By: Staff
  • August 4, 2017 August 21, 2018
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Portfolio prospects as central banks tighten

One place to look as central banks pull back

The best investment category now

Second place goes to emerging markets equity

  • By: Staff
  • August 2, 2017 August 21, 2018
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Are you missing this element when assessing management?

It could make a 14% difference in returns

  • By: Staff
  • August 2, 2017 August 21, 2018
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Tactics for responsible infrastructure investment

Assess the quality of management and corporate governance, among other factors

Frothy or feisty? Estimating cannabis values

Based on analyst views and market activity, either is a possibility

  • By: Staff
  • July 27, 2017 August 21, 2018
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Why to be cautious about blockchain offerings

The SEC is cautioning market players about online organizations that offer digital asset purchases through “initial coin offerings” or “token sales.” The SEC warning comes…

  • By: Staff
  • July 27, 2017 August 21, 2018
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U.S. valuations could stretch further

U.S. equities have been climbing steadily already, but here’s why there’s still room

Time for neutral on Canadian equities

Assets managers harvest gains

  • By: Staff
  • July 17, 2017 August 21, 2018
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June’s oil fallback is ‘overreaction,’ says economist

A look at why the Scotiabank Commodity Price Index declined in June

  • By: Staff
  • July 11, 2017 August 21, 2018
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How to invest now in oil, the loonie and bonds

Low oil prices, potential rate hike might require portfolio changes

Canadian mining companies know how to beat market downturns

It's all in the business model

  • By: Staff
  • July 10, 2017 August 21, 2018
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Don’t try to predict long-term rates

Monitor interest rate news only so you can manage your portfolio

Why most investors need goals-based investing

And why they don’t get it

How companies are pushing the reporting envelope

OSC has started focusing on companies that use non-GAAP reporting

Why foreigners have been exiting the oil patch

Canada's for sale -- to Canadians