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March 5, 2015

By Tom Bradley

Trailer Fees - The Last Nail in the Coffin?

The fund industry isn't playing ball with the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA), which raises the question, "Is this the final nail in the coffin for trailers?"

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March 3, 2015

By Tom Bradley

Bombardier: Don't Bite the Hand

Why Bomber's management team should be more attentive to the hand that feeds it.

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February 25, 2015

By Tom Bradley

The Virtuous Circle ... Unwinding?

A look at why we're intently watching to see what happens with the Alberta housing market.

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February 17, 2015

By Tom Bradley

Inhuman Volatility

The volatility we've seen in the markets so far this year has been remarkable. Valuation driven managers are eating it up.

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February 16, 2015

By Tom Bradley

The Bottomless Pit

A look at the relationship between tech companies and advertising revenues.

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January 27, 2015

By Tom Bradley

The Impact of a Strong Greenback

The strong U.S. dollar is going to be a prominent feature of this quarter’s reporting season. We look at the impact through a Canadian lens.

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January 26, 2015

By Tom Bradley

Does 'Up' Volatility Count?

Is a fund that was up 28% in a year really a low volatility fund?

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January 21, 2015

By Tom Bradley

Definitely Not Now

Clearly, Monday's letter should have been couriered to Bank Governor Poloz.

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January 19, 2015

By Tom Bradley

If Not Now, When?

A letter to Bank Governor Poloz.

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January 7, 2015

By Tom Bradley

Forecasting Follies

Be leery of forecasters. Economists have predicted 9 of the last 5 recessions.

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December 30, 2014

By Tom Bradley

Oil: A Bittersweet Tale

Oil is the topic of the day. Tom provides some perspective on this slippery matter.

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December 11, 2014

By Tom Bradley

CRM2 - Clients Raving Mad Too

New regulations will force investment dealers to provide better disclosure on performance and fees. We're doing our part to help get advisors ready.

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