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Indecisive and lost man chooses the right path

The quest for lower fees might be confusing the issue

  • By: Staff
  • November 16, 2018 November 16, 2018
  • 11:21

Generating alpha is the name of the game in investing, but where to find it? That question is explored in a report by Richardson GMP, in which the authors explain that alpha must be taken from someone else. After all, when you buy a stock, someone else—with a different viewpoint—has to sell it. “To take […]

  • By: Staff
  • November 27, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

Recent performance and fees are only part of the debate

  • By: Staff
  • October 30, 2017 August 29, 2018
  • 00:00

It ain't easy being active

  • By: Simon Doyle
  • September 22, 2017 September 6, 2018
  • 00:00

ETFs have changed the market

  • By: Staff
  • August 14, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

How each is taxed, and why

The past half-decade’s diversified macro environment has been great for passive investing instruments, but it may give way to less efficient markets and more active strategies, Richardson GMP’s Craig Basinger says in a market note. Basinger says neither active nor passive management is superior, though there are two critical factors that determine which investment style […]

  • By: Staff
  • May 23, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

Active managers again fell short of their respective benchmarks in 2016, S&P Dow Jones Indices says in its latest SPIVA Canada scorecard. The SPIVA scorecard found the market’s strong run last year caused a majority of active managers in domestic Canadian equities to underperform their respective benchmarks. Just under one-fifth of Canadian equity funds (17.31%) […]

  • By: Staff
  • April 20, 2017 August 21, 2018
  • 00:00

When active investing is measured against passive investing, the winner is neither or both. Or, it depends how you look at it. In an attempt to declare a winner, research analysis firm Dalbar looked beyond theory and instead measured the impact investments have on investors’ wallets. The research found that, over a shorter term of […]

  • By: Staff
  • March 6, 2017 August 21, 2018
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Agree or disagree?

  • By: Staff
  • January 9, 2017 August 21, 2018
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