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February 18, 2020

By Tom Bradley

Why illiquid investments are all the rage and what you need to know about their risks

Sacrificing liquidity is a valuable investment strategy since not all your holdings need to be easily tradeable. But you have to be comfortable owning such assets for a long time. Tom Bradley explains in his Financial Post column.

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February 12, 2020

By Scott Ronalds

Video: Where to From Here?

A recording of our annual client presentation, in which we review the performance and positioning of our funds, our views on the current investing environment, and our advice for investors.

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February 3, 2020

By Tom Bradley

Therapy for speculators

"Make yourself comfortable on the couch." What a therapy session for short-term traders might look like.

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January 27, 2020

By Scott Ronalds

Snubbed at the Grammys

In a bit of a risky move, we've collaborated on a song about investing. But so far, clients seem to love it. Were we snubbed at the Grammys? You be the judge.

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January 23, 2020

By Scott Ronalds

Canada's new stock market darling

Shopify has been on fire since it went public in 2015 and has been a great story for the Canadian technology sector. Let's just hope history doesn't repeat itself.

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January 20, 2020

By Tom Bradley

Interest rates have been a tailwind for investors for 40 years. Will this be the decade that changes?

No matter how long the declining interest rate trend goes on, it’s wise to remember that rates are still a risk, not a given.

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January 14, 2020

By Scott Ronalds

The benefits of diversification

A colourful look at the benefits of diversification.

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January 9, 2020

By Scott Ronalds

Bradley's Brief — Q4 2019

A brief look at the letter from the Prez.

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January 1, 2020

By Scott Ronalds

Sixty-nine thousand five hundred dollars!

With the turn of the calendar comes a fresh $6,000 in contribution room for your Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA). Even better, the lifetime contribution limit for these accounts now stands at $69,500.

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December 30, 2019

By Tom Bradley

Forecasting the market is almost impossible — so here's what investors should do instead

The odds of getting a market forecast right are very low — so here's one recommendation that’s guaranteed to produce better investment outcomes.

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December 23, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

Not just another book on investing. Really

A shameless plug for our upcoming book, It's Really Not Rocket Science: Plain-English Advice for Managing Your Investments.

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December 19, 2019

By Tom Bradley

The Bank Profit Indicator

Canada's big banks make gobs of money. We feel obligated to report just how much.

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