The fourth quarter of 2018 is setting up to be the worst for equity markets since 2008. As of the close on December 19th, the S&P/TSX Composite Index was down 12.0% YTD. The Canadian market last suffered this way in 2015 when the index dropped...
Attached is a commentary regarding recent market fluctuations. Volatility in markets can be caused by a varying number of reasons. This comment outlines a few of the current issues within global stock markets. Full Article
Over the last 11 years The NASH Cup Professional Squash Tournament has become one of the world’s top rated squash tournaments. This year the event is only one month away running from September 18-23 and featuring Canada’s second largest PSA purse....
A great article about our current housing market. "In May the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price IndexTM was up 1.0% from the previous month. This confirms the index stabilization following the downward trend...
Please find attached the forecasts currently being used by our Economics and Strategy Team. The document includes their “base case” scenarios for investment markets given different economic scenarios and what they view the odds of each to...
Financial markets have trembled in recent days but it’s important to keep things in perspective. Aftershocks are the norm after a market earthquake. Before the February episode there had been only 10 instances since 1988 when volatility (the VIX...
Preferred shares do not trade in an efficient market making passive ETFs in our opinion a less than optimal selection. Long term, actively managed has outperformed in this market. As we expect rates to slowly rise, we prefer for the moment ETFs with...
The 2017 NASH Cup is in the books! 55 players from 18 countries did battle over 6 days at the London Squash & Fitness Club in front of sold out crowds and a record global online audience. Stunning upsets defined the middle of each draw,...
Way back on February 20th, 2013 we posted a blog regarding a switch our preferred share recommendation from iShares S&P/TSX Canadian Preferred ETF (CPD) to Horizons Active Preferred ETF (HPR). (Access Blog Posting Here ). The decision was the...
It’s with great pride and excitement that we announce the 10th Annual NASH Cup Professional Squash Tournament will, for the first time, offer equal men’s and women’s purses. At $15K USD each the quality of the draws will be the best ever witnessed...