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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,…

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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Why oil’s pain could be renewables’ gain

A look at declining demand for fossil fuels

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…

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  • 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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Spring training for portfolios

PMs share insights from their playbooks

Country of the month: South Korea

South Korea’s emerging market depends largely on trade

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Finding value amid the cannabis confusion

Is this company the lowest-cost producer?

How to build a better RRSP portfolio

Minimize the risk of not achieving targeted replacement income

How new TPP deal could benefit Canada: report

Signed on March 8, the deal connects Canada with more regions

  • By: Staff
  • March 16, 2018 March 16, 2018
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How blockchain offers opportunities for investors

More investors are becoming interested in digital currency. A global poll from deVere Group—albeit, one that didn’t include Canadians—found that 62% of respondents would consider…

How low inflation in eurozone could impact currency

European Central Bank head Mario Draghi says the expanding eurozone economy still faces “risks and uncertainties”— including a looming trade dispute with the United States—and…

Latest market numbers

Go here for the latest TSX numbers. Go here for Canadian market commentary from TMX Money. Go here for global market numbers from Bloomberg’s World…

  • By: Staff
  • October 16, 2018 October 16, 2018
  • 04:30

Country of the month: Argentina

A look at the crisis in South America's third-largest economy

When to pull the goalie

What an unorthodox hockey strategy teaches us about investing and managing clients

Dynamic Funds launches two alternative funds

Funds are based on CSA's new rule

  • By: Staff
  • October 9, 2018 October 9, 2018
  • 10:55

Institutional investors confident in ESG-integrated portfolios: RBC survey

Equities are the most popular way to invest responsibly

  • October 2, 2018 October 3, 2018
  • 13:55

Legal pot sales could reach $1 billion in fourth quarter: StatCan

Statistics Canada forecasts Canadians could spend more than $1 billion on legal cannabis between October and December this year once marijuana for adult use is…