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China set to become biggest gold market

Perhaps driven by the turbulence in global markets, gold prices continue to edge higher. The price of gold saw an uptick this morning as the…

Emerging once more

Emerging markets equity investors took a beating in 2011, as rising inflation in these economies and a quest for liquidity in the developed world conspired…

  • By: Staff
  • February 16, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Horizons launches two corporate bond ETFs

Horizons Exchange Traded Funds and AlphaPro Management have announced the launch of two new corporate debt based ETFs; the Horizons High Yield Bond ETF and…

  • By: Staff
  • February 15, 2012 September 6, 2018
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Hope sparked for the eurozone

In the next week, the Greek government plans to present its debt relief proposal to bondholders, and if European leaders have their way, it will…

  • By: Katie Keir
  • February 15, 2012 August 21, 2018
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XTF Capital rolls out next pair of ETFs

XTF Capital has announced the launch of their latest ETFs, the Morningstar Canada Value Index ETF and Morningstar Canada Momentum Index ETF, which began trading…

  • By: Staff
  • February 15, 2012 September 6, 2018
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Yes, you can still make money in bonds

Yields may be at record lows, but bonds still serve as a valuable counterbalance to “bad events” that can occur in a portfolio.

  • By: Staff
  • February 14, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Negotiations only serving to buy time

I wonder if they have any roller coasters in Greece. Judging by the ebb and flow of the ongoing debt swap and aid package negotiations,…

Crunch Time: An RRSP Special Report

The countdown is on for your clients to make an RRSP contribution for the 2011 tax year, but shaky markets and economic uncertainty have left…

  • By: Staff
  • February 13, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Investing to avoid a lost decade

When it comes to investing, there are still opportunities out there—but you need to make sure you’re reaching for the right ones.

U.S. advisors more optimistic

Financial advisors have become increasingly optimistic about the future of equities markets, following a strong start to the year, according to a survey in the…

  • By: Staff
  • February 10, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Profit from the emerging middle class

Using the domestic resource sector as a proxy for emerging markets gives the investor exposure to only one side of the growth story.

  • By: Staff
  • February 10, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Europe won’t crash global GDP

All eyes are fixed on Europe as the Continent struggles to bring its collective debt under control. As bleak as it all looks, investors must…

  • By: Staff
  • February 9, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Liquid Greece still not solvent

The Greek government finally reached a deal on spending cuts, paving the way for a €130 billion bailout from the ECB. But the country is…

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
  • November 16, 2018 November 16, 2018
  • 04:30

What other industries can learn from cannabis companies

Requiring all industries to disclose in the way suggested for the cannabis sector would be a major improvement

Strategies for de-risking portfolios

PMs talk defence and finding late-cycle growth

What advisors need to know about liquid alts

CSA's new rules effective in the new year offer risks and rewards

Can MFDA advisors sell liquid alts?

CSA’s new rules retained mutual fund dealer proficiency requirements for commodity pools

Dynamic Funds launches two alternative funds

Funds are based on CSA's new rule

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