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Where to find higher real yields

Emerging markets offer higher real yields, supported by the catalyst of synchronized global growth

Housing trends to consider for clients

An update on price increases and other factors affecting homebuyers

  • By: Staff
  • May 14, 2018 May 14, 2018
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Delivering on dividends

How will a reliable telecom fare in a rising rate environment?

Country of the month: Costa Rica

Natural paradise can also be tax heaven

How to invest amid Canada’s pipeline problems

The ongoing pipeline situation in Canada is uncertain and complex, and is weighing on the energy sector

  • By: Katie Keir
  • May 10, 2018 September 12, 2018
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Why the TSX looks attractive

A look at what's driving the TSX and what to expect

  • By: Sharon Ho
  • May 8, 2018 September 12, 2018
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Investing during tough times for trade

If investors are concerned about Canada’s competitiveness in the face of U.S. fiscal stimulus and tax reform—as well as trade protectionism—they’re in good company. The…

  • By: Staff
  • May 7, 2018 May 7, 2018
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Does your client understand these risks?

Your client probably understands that stocks are risky; however, risk doesn’t stop there. Focusing exclusively on equity market risk while ignoring other types can have…

  • By: Staff
  • May 7, 2018 May 7, 2018
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U.S. unemployment dips to 3.9% as 164,000 jobs added

The pace of hiring has yet to be disrupted, though qualified job applicants are harder to find

Higher prices mean it’s time for ‘torquier’ oil names

A look at recent oil prices and the drivers, and how to respond

Amid rising rates, most Canadians don’t plan to stress-test their mortgages

The potential for rising interest rates doesn’t seem to be dampening Canadians’ homebuying plans. Nearly one-quarter (23%) of Canadians surveyed say they still plan to…

  • By: Staff
  • May 3, 2018 May 3, 2018
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How disruption can lead to undervaluations

Tips for assessing the impact of disruption on potentially undervalued companies

Why rising yields and market volatility are good signs

More ups and downs change investor behaviour for the better

  • By: Staff
  • April 30, 2018 April 30, 2018
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Don’t bump up equity exposure—for now

Be prepared for an “increasingly volatile bull market”

  • By: Sharon Ho
  • April 26, 2018 September 12, 2018
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Why cryptocurrencies are in ‘bull territory’: deVere CEO

Cryptocurrencies continue to post big market gains, and may continue to do so—at least for now. “Current market activity indicates that the major cryptocurrencies are…

  • By: Staff
  • April 25, 2018 April 25, 2018
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Why volatility shouldn’t scare investors—and what should

Insights on U.S. markets

  • By: Staff
  • April 25, 2018 April 25, 2018
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Primer on real assets risk

A look at infrastructure equity, real estate equity and real asset debt

  • By: Katie Keir
  • April 24, 2018 September 12, 2018
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Market moves that capitalize on rising rates

As rates rise globally, bond investors must be vigilant and measured

  • By: Staff
  • April 23, 2018 April 23, 2018
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How to rise above rising rates

Rising U.S. yields, stabilizing emerging markets and diverging global monetary policies present opportunities for investors

What investors can learn from Q1 results

Recent remarks on the economy from the Bank of Canada (BoC) potentially provide insight for investors. Read: BoC holds key rate, cites moderate growth In…

  • By: Staff
  • April 18, 2018 April 18, 2018
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Where bearish advisors can look for opportunity

Inflows to international ETFs in the first quarter of 2018 totalled more than $2 million, according to National Bank Financial. In particular, emerging markets represent…

  • By: Staff
  • April 18, 2018 April 18, 2018
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What to expect from BoC announcement

Also, a look at why central banks won't rock the boat this year

  • By: Katie Keir
  • April 17, 2018 September 12, 2018
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S&P and TSX positioning as the cycle winds down

You might be surprised by market research on equity performance

  • By: Staff
  • April 16, 2018 September 12, 2018
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Country of the month: Australia

In addition to extra property tax, non-resident foreigners can only buy new dwellings or vacant land

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A tale of two REITs

There’s still room for wins in the dynamic real estate sector, even as interest rates rise

  • By: Katie Keir
  • April 13, 2018 September 10, 2018
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