1st Quarter of 2018: Market Review and OutlookApril 9, 2018
Volatility in the market has returned with a vengence in the first quarter of 2018 due to fears of a global trade war.Read More
Tax Return ChecklistMarch 2, 2018
It's time to prepare your 2017 income tax return.
Income tax and benefit returns for 2017 are due on April 30, 2018. However, if you or your spouse/common-law partner is self-employed, you have until June 15, 2018.
We've uploaded this detailed checklist for your use to help ensure you aren't missing any opportunities to save on your taxes.Read More
2017 Final Quarter UpdateJanuary 9, 2018
A look back at the last quarter of 2017 that showed one of the strongest years for global market returns since the great financial crisis.Read More
Let's Talk About Your Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)December 13, 2017
Canadians often have questions concerning the option to have a Registered Retirement Saving Plan (RRSP). Here we answer some of the most asked questions to give a basic overview of what an RRSP is, and what it can do for you.
2017 Third Quarter UpdateSeptember 30, 2017
Take a look at our 2017 third quarter review detailing how the market has faired throughout the increase in tensions from the Korean Peninsula, the Middle East, and the ongoing drama from the United States. This past quarter exemplifies what you as an investor should consider regarding your portfolio.Read More
2016 Fourth Quarter ReviewJanuary 1, 2017
While 2016 is gone, it will surely not be forgotten. 2016 was a year of many defining moments and began with a high degree of volatility. But lets take a look at how the year wrapped up.Read More
2016 Second Quarter Market UpdateJuly 15, 2016
A lot happened this quarter in the markets. The results of Britain's vote to leave the European Union caused quite an immediate impact on the markets. Europe and Japan continue to struggle with weak economic growth and the U.S. market continues to be volatile. Market volatility is likely to remain throughout the year but this can be used as an advantage to your investment plan.Read More
2016 First Quarter Market UpdateApril 21, 2016
A look at the highs and lows of the market in the first quarter of the year. While Canada's economy faced ongoing challenges, this quarter ended with a somewhat satisfying conclusion.Read More
2015 Fourth Quarter Market UpdateJanuary 13, 2016
A reflection of what occurred during the fourth quarter of 2015. It was a sideways year marked by volatility that was not limited to just one area of the world or individual market; it was truly a team effort that drove markets up, down and, for the most part, sideways.Read More
2015 Third Quarter Market UpdateOctober 14, 2015
While this year has seen its challenges and resulting market volatility involving the events in Greece, a recession in Canada, and slowing growth in China, there is rarely a norm to the stock markets. Steady and always upward markets are the exception, not the rule. To put things in perspective, equity market volatility is the norm.Read More