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Cutting Through the Noise


August 6, 2019

By Tom Bradley

Are risk ratings getting less useful?

Several fund companies are reducing the risk ratings on many of their funds. Here's why this doesn't pass the smell test.

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July 29, 2019

By Tom Bradley

A closer look at 'liquid alt' funds

With liquid alts there are lots of moving parts, the landscape is competitive, and the fees are high. Tom elaborates in his Financial Post column.

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July 25, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

Lessons in brand nostalgia

The hit Netflix series Stranger Things does a great job of taking viewers back to the 80's by flashing to hot brands at the time like Kodak, Chevrolet and Radio Shack. Many of these iconic companies have since gone bankrupt — which is a good reminder to make sure your portfolio isn't only focused on today's hip companies.

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July 22, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

The market is at an all-time high ... again

You’ve probably been hearing it again. “The market is at an all-time high.” Better get out, right? Not so fast.

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July 15, 2019

By Tom Bradley

The market's behaviour is erratic, but we still can't live without it

The market is unpredictable, unreliable and prone to exaggeration. Yet, there are plenty of positives.

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July 9, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

Bradley's Brief — Q2 2019

A brief look at the letter from the Prez.

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July 4, 2019

By Tom Bradley

Moolala and Steadyhand talk stewardship

In his latest podcast, Bruce Sellery talks about stewardship with our own Salman Ahmed.

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July 2, 2019

By Tom Bradley


June 26, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

Lifting a beer to Greece's shrinking debt

While on holiday in Greece, Scott stumbled across an interesting story about how a beer company is helping to reduce the country's debt.

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June 17, 2019

By Tom Bradley

It's getting harder to be a long-term investor: Here's how to keep your focus on what really counts

The shorter your time horizon, the more you're speculating and the less you're investing

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June 12, 2019

By Tom Bradley

Equity Fund Update

A review of some of the topics that our Equity Fund manager (Fiera's Gord O'Reilly) covered during a recent meeting.

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June 10, 2019

By Scott Ronalds

A little of that human touch

A number of online-focused companies are opening brick-and-mortar stores. It's a reminder of the value of the human touch. And it's why we make it easy to book an appointment with one of our Investor Specialists in person.

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