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Why everyone’s talking about responsible investing

These days, the market is less tolerant of ESG incidents

  • By: Katie Keir
  • December 5, 2019 December 5, 2019
  • 13:38
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Outlook for corporate bonds

After a strong year, alternatives to corporate credit may be worth a look

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ETF assets pass tipping point in U.S.

Prepare for an assault on market dominance

  • By: Mark Yamada
  • November 29, 2019 December 5, 2019
  • 12:00
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Reverse factoring is the latest accounting pitfall

Lack of regulations means anything goes

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Are energy stocks too cheap?

Energy is either a value trap or one of the great opportunities ahead, says a report from Richardson GMP


Revisiting active management and asset allocation

A unique market cycle calls for unique investing ideas

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Global currencies to watch

As trade tensions ease and U.S.-dollar strength diminishes, identify what's undervalued

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How to position portfolios as an uncertain 2020 draws near

A UBS outlook report provides insights for investors

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Preserving capital amid uncertainty

Looking at Canadian banks

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Early market reaction to the U.S. election

The worst of the trade war is likely over

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Rethinking risk in emerging market debt

As yields go negative, EM might be the fix for fixed income

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What a potential trade agreement means for business and investors

Don't expect corporations to spend their large cash positions, says CIBC economist

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Global issuance of green bonds grows 67% in first 3 quarters

Demand is expected to persist, Moody's says

  • By: Staff
  • November 8, 2019 November 8, 2019
  • 11:54

Dividend stocks to watch

As rates remain low, dividend-payers continue to please

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Multi-asset strategies for volatile times

Alternative strategies can contribute to a 'smoother' ride for investors

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Expect headwinds for the loonie

Slow growth and geopolitics weigh on the currency outlook, despite monetary policy

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Compounding is a double-edged sword

Breaking down various fee scenarios

  • By: Mark Yamada
  • October 30, 2019 October 30, 2019
  • 13:43
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How the digital economy is reshaping real estate

While retail suffers, there's new life for industrial spaces

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Energy, utility companies must prepare for switch to electric vehicles, report says

Rapid adoption would reduce domestic oil consumption by roughly 252k barrels per day

  • By: Staff
  • October 28, 2019 October 28, 2019
  • 11:38
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Australia sees growth in retail RI assets

The country's proportion of retail assets in responsible investing is roughly double that of Canada

  • By: Katie Keir
  • October 25, 2019 October 25, 2019
  • 14:34

Interpreting short-seller reports

Why advisors should use their intuition


Country Focus: India

Planning considerations for clients with foreign ties


One year of legal cannabis

The recreational market didn’t stabilize the sector’s notoriously volatile stocks. Here’s what investors need to know about Cannabis 2.0.

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Wealthy investors increase cash holdings despite general market optimism: UBS

More than half of respondents were optimistic about the global economy, a quarterly survey found

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Is a value rally on the way?

Don’t ignore these positive indicators