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LeClair joins Manulife Asset Management

Manulife Asset Management has announced Randy LeClair has joined the firm, as a managing director, effective January 30th.

  • By: Staff
  • February 3, 2012 August 21, 2018
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A strong start for all fund categories

Investment funds in Canada started the new year with a bang, posting gains in all equity, balanced and fixed income fund categories for the month…

  • By: Katie Keir
  • February 2, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Facebook files for $5 billion IPO

The world's most popular social network has filed for an IPO of $5 billion, launching the process for its highly anticipated stock market debut.

  • By: Katie Keir
  • February 2, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Antiques make solid investment

Buying antique furniture offers the twin benefits of enjoying both fine craftsmanship and value appreciation.

Hedging against nature

Investors in water-stressed locations or sectors must be mindful of exposure to related risks

  • By: Doug Watt
  • February 1, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Active managers beat index in Q4

Active managers were back on top in the final quarter of 2011, as 76% of large cap managers outperformed the S&P/TSX Composite Index, according to…

  • By: Staff
  • February 1, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Stick with bonds for safety

A constant stream of scary global microeconomic cues has created unprecedented risk aversion among investors who are now playing for capital preservation rather than capital…

Time to be contrarian

While there won’t be much of a pick-up in U.S. growth in the near future, the American economy is not falling apart. There's no better…

  • By: Katie Keir
  • February 1, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Mortgage clampdown is positive

Canada’s banking regulators are putting the screws to lending practices they see as risky—particularly in the bubble condo markets that are forming in Toronto and…

Fundamental truth about indexing

Like a wolf in sheep’s clothing, it turns out fundamental indexing is active management marketed as indexing, and carries the added risks and higher costs…

Invest in innovation

Scientific and technical instruments sector trending up.

  • By: Chip Brian
  • February 1, 2012 August 21, 2018
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European banks eager for ECB credit

Having tasted cheap liquidity in December, the now-not-so-shy European banks are champing at the bit to grab twice as much of the ECB’s second emergency…

White House paves way for easier IPOs

The White House is expected to unveil fresh measures to boost small companies’ access to capital this coming Tuesday, in spite of the backlash that…

  • By: Katie Keir
  • January 31, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Tips for analyzing pot stock valuations

Why cannabis investments aren't for the faint of heart

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 17, 2018 October 17, 2018
  • 04:30

Country of the month: Argentina

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

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…