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Be invulnerable to volatility

Use these tips to pick high-quality companies

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Investors urged to be cautious as recession risk rises

A recession may not be imminent, but uncertainty is a clear and present danger

Securities trending up

Strong profit growth goes poof for U.S. companies

The biggest drag on the S&P 500 could come from big tech

Bull and Bear

How the Fed could shape markets in the second half

Asset managers look ahead with a mix of optimism and caution

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ETF flows flat in June as investors get defensive

Fixed income products saw big gains in the first half of 2019

  • By: Staff
  • July 8, 2019 July 8, 2019
  • 12:16
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Where markets are headed after a strong first half

Outlook reports examine stocks, bonds and threats to global growth

  • By: Staff
  • July 5, 2019 July 5, 2019
  • 14:45
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How central banks affect equity markets

Over the next decade, returns will likely look very different

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Composition of Canadian indexes leaves much to be desired

Help clients screen out governance concerns

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Pension plans take an interest in space, Lego, wax museums

Ontario Teachers' is investing in SpaceX, while the CPPIB is part of a deal to buy the Legoland operator

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What a hard market means for insurance stocks

Severe weather has reduced the supply of capital, leading to pricing power

U.S. corporate earnings outlook

Why companies are exceeding expectations

Couple Meeting With Financial Advisor In Office

ETFs played role in robo growth, fee-based shift: report

BMO looks at how a decade of ETFs has impacted the investment landscape

  • By: Staff
  • June 24, 2019 June 24, 2019
  • 12:16
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Financial institutions have work to do in managing climate risks: survey

Several institutions have adjusted their product shelf due to climate risks

  • By: Staff
  • June 20, 2019 June 20, 2019
  • 12:30
NAFTA flags: USA, Canada, Mexico

Good and bad in emerging market debt

Mexico is a bright spot, while there's still reason for caution in Argentina and Turkey

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The case of the missing capex

Despite ideal spending conditions, companies are holding back

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How Fed rate cuts affect stocks

Cutting interest rates usually lifts the stock market, but that didn't happen in 2001 and 2007

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How is Brexit affecting currencies?

Outlook for the euro and pound

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Is it time for value stocks?

Why long-term investors should pay attention

Protecting portfolios in a trade war

Leverage, assets and other factors to consider

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What investors must consider amid U.S.-China trade tensions

As two opposed economic models emerge, companies must adapt

  • By: Staff
  • June 3, 2019 June 5, 2019
  • 13:44
Canadian dollar. Down.

What will reverse the loonie’s recent declines

Hurdles include oil prices, global trade and foreign investment

NAFTA flags: USA, Canada, Mexico

Canadian yield curve inverts dramatically after new U.S. tariffs: report

The gap between yields on 10-year and three-month bonds is the biggest since 2007, Bloomberg reports

  • By: Staff
  • May 31, 2019 May 31, 2019
  • 13:41
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Big bank earnings: profits rise along with credit loss provisions

A summary of how banks fared in the second quarter

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What bond markets say about trade war fears

A report breaks down the market’s “love affair” with government debt

  • By: Staff
  • May 30, 2019 May 30, 2019
  • 13:13
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Taking stock of global healthcare

Why China could be the next biotechnology power