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Why telecoms should be a core corporate bond component

Company revenues should rebound, but leverage challenges remain

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Carbon-adjusted earnings: Where accounting meets ESG to talk nonsense

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Is it time to adjust the 60/40 portfolio?

Examining the options for clients beyond traditional fixed income

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Returns, risk management and free lunches

The cost of diversification in a low-rate environment

  • By: Mark Yamada
  • February 5, 2021 February 2, 2021
  • 10:00
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Fight against modern slavery to reshape supply chains: Fitch

Holding firms to account for their suppliers' labour practices could change product sourcing, report says

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Should your client move out of the city during Covid-19?

Think twice before investing in real estate outside urban centres, says a CIBC report

  • By: Staff
  • February 4, 2021 February 4, 2021
  • 15:04
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Green economy to re-energize copper prices

Low-carbon energy and a broad recovery should support the metal, analyst says

  • By: Staff
  • February 3, 2021 February 3, 2021
  • 17:00
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Pension funds flock to private equity

Many funds plan to increase real estate allocations too, finds a CIBC Mellon poll

  • By: Staff
  • February 3, 2021 February 3, 2021
  • 12:55
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Where to look as the greenback faces headwinds

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Wall Street’s GameStop bug may have mutated as silver surges

Some smaller traders believe the hedge funds that were pillaged last week are behind the surge in silver

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After a wild January, what’s next for markets?

GameStop isn't the only sign of froth, experts warn

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How to talk to clients about GameStop

The stock shot up more than 70% in early afternoon trading Friday


Finding a role for bonds in an uncertain economy

A Manulife report makes the case for active fixed income despite the low yields

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Time to be picky about corporate bonds

Corporates should beat sovereigns this year, but choosing winners will be harder

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Investor portfolios added risk in 2020: report

An analysis shows that weightings increased in U.S. and growth equities, and in higher-yielding bonds

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Toronto condo sales and rentals surge in Q4, prices drop

Opportunity will soon be gone for condo buyers sitting on the sidelines, broker says

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Post-pandemic portfolio tips

A strong recovery would bode well for Canadian equities and the loonie

Businessmen are skeptical looking at stock market charts.

Smaller investors face down hedge funds as GameStop soars

Short sellers are coming up against retail investors determined to maintain the videogame retailer's momentum

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Inflation may not only be a short-term risk, report says

Some of the longer-term deflationary pressures are becoming less potent

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Troubles for big tech in 2021

Regulatory scrutiny is set to intensify

Businessmen are skeptical looking at stock market charts.

Foreign investors snap up federal debt, bank stocks

Portfolio inflows resumed in November, StatsCan reports

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Waiting on a recovery that’s already priced in

Investors should be vigilant about valuations, PM says

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Why the drop in business insolvencies isn’t good news

The data don't capture small biz vulnerability, a report says

  • By: Staff
  • January 13, 2021 January 13, 2021
  • 15:15
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Tech trends to track in 2021

Demand for electric vehicles is rising, while e-commerce must adapt to a post-pandemic world

Businessmen are skeptical looking at stock market charts.

Late cycle, or the start of a new one?

Portfolio positioning may depend on how investors answer that question, a report says