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FACEOFF: The best type of indexing

The benefits of indexing may be obvious to some, but there’s debate about which kind will deliver good performance

Hungry for profit

Food sector offers appetizing investment opportunities

  • By: Chip Brian
  • November 1, 2011 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

ETF endgame

Will ETFs continue to elude MFDA advisors?

Abandoned briefcase at the airport

How dangerous are synthetic ETFs in Canada? No one knows.

Weekly Pulse: European triple play

Admittedly, it's a bit of stretch to make the connection between baseball's World Series (Go Cards Go!) and the European debt crisis. However, Europe's politicians…

Emerging markets back on top

The market reaction to the recent EU summit has been cheerful and the euphoria was felt across the world including in emerging markets. Cautious optimism…

Europe: An argument for active management

Since news of Europe’s banking and sovereign debt crisis broke in the latter part of 2009, sales of European equity funds have been in continuous…

SRI investors want similar returns on investment

Canadians are increasingly interested in socially responsible investing, but not at the cost of capital gains, according to a study commissioned by Standard Life.

Capital restrictions can be tamed, but not timed

Awareness of capital control tools and a road map for when they’ll likely be implemented can reduce uncertainty and help investors anticipate some of the…

Europe on the cheap

Paul Ehrlichman can't wait to see Greece finally default. "The country's a fraud," he says. "There is no hope." With a one-year government bond yielding…

All eyes on Europe

For the most part, from a macroeconomic perspective, this week was "more of the same" as investors continued to deal with the ongoing economic uncertainty…

Asian growth to defy debt gloom

In a remarkable reversal of fortunes, the BRICs countries may be poised to bail out the developed world.

Advisors still confident in stocks

There's nothing like a massive sell-off to spark renewed interest in equities, and the third quarter of this year appears to prove it. Horizons ETFs'…

  • By: Staff
  • October 24, 2011 July 10, 2018
  • 00:00

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 19, 2018 October 19, 2018
  • 04:30

Tips for analyzing pot stock valuations

Why cannabis investments aren't for the faint of heart

Country of the month: Argentina

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

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