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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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Why Canadian investors need more technology exposure

Find out why more tech is better than less

Real asset outlook as U.S. rates rise

How short-term and long-term interest rates are affecting the real asset space

  • By: Katie Keir
  • April 12, 2018 September 12, 2018
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What investors should know about oil and geopolitical risk

Plus, outlook for price differentials

  • By: Staff
  • April 11, 2018 April 11, 2018
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Brexit bumps provide opportunity

Where to look in the U.K. for portfolio ideas

  • By: Katie Keir
  • April 10, 2018 September 12, 2018
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Watch for housing starts, BoC business outlook

Economic news to monitor over the coming week

  • By: Staff
  • April 6, 2018 April 6, 2018
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Is U.S. inflation on the rise?

Some U.S. economic data is supportive of rising inflation, but economic slack suggests otherwise

What to know about growing U.S.-China trade tensions

Mounting trade tensions between the U.S. and China could hurt synchronized global growth and have implication for investors. “The trade road ahead is set to…

Divest of fossil fuels for better returns: study

The approach is beneficial from a financial point of view

  • By: Staff
  • April 4, 2018 April 4, 2018
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Finding value in have and have-not stocks

How this manager finds meaningful differences in valuation

  • By: Sharon Ho
  • April 3, 2018 September 12, 2018
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How to adapt portfolios to today’s challenges

“Market conditions are undoubtedly becoming more challenging.” That comment comes from Unigestion CEO Fiona Frick in a report on adapting to complex markets. Though she…

  • By: Staff
  • April 3, 2018 April 3, 2018
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What’s ahead for Canadian and U.S. equities

Equities to face challenges

  • By: Staff
  • April 2, 2018 April 2, 2018
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IPO market hits pause amid Q1 volatility

The market for initial public offerings (IPOs) paused for a breather in the first quarter of 2018 as issuers and investors assessed the implications of…

  • By: Staff
  • April 2, 2018 April 2, 2018
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Commodities outlook leans bearish

Commodity prices have rebounded over the last few months, thanks largely to synchronized global growth and the U.S. dollar’s depreciation. However, U.S. tariffs on steel…

  • By: Staff
  • April 2, 2018 April 2, 2018
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Be victorious over volatility

Tips for managers and investors as markets work through corrections

What investors should know about China’s evolving economy

China’s rebalancing away from investment and exports and toward consumer consumption has important implications for investors. A closer look at rebalancing Historically, sustaining growth is…

  • By: Staff
  • March 28, 2018 March 28, 2018
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Drill into oil names using these tactics

How energy value investors can benefit from sector analysis

  • By: Katie Keir
  • March 27, 2018 September 12, 2018
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How U.S.-China trade uncertainty could affect markets

“Markets have swung from euphoria over [U.S.] tax cuts to the protectionism pits.” So says TD senior economist Leslie Preston in a weekly economics report,…

Why oil’s pain could be renewables’ gain

A look at declining demand for fossil fuels

Mutual fund sales drop in February

Assets under management (AUM) for the mutual fund industry declined in February to a total of $1.48 trillion, says an IFC report. The AUM decreased…

  • By: Staff
  • March 22, 2018 March 22, 2018
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Outlook for equities as rates rise

February’s market volatility and subsequent drop in equities was triggered in part by rising yields for 10-year U.S. Treasurys. “Whether equity markets like it or…

  • By: Staff
  • March 21, 2018 March 21, 2018
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Could the TSX rebound in 2018?

Despite poor near-term performance, the outlook for the index is positive

How active beat passive in 2017

Despite relatively large equity returns last year, passive management didn’t emerge as the management winner in 2017. About 63% of U.S. funds underperformed the index…

  • By: Staff
  • March 19, 2018 March 19, 2018
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Country of the month: South Korea

South Korea’s emerging market depends largely on trade

How to build a better RRSP portfolio

Minimize the risk of not achieving targeted replacement income