Investing

Picture Perfect: Is Buying Art the Best Investment?

Celebrities and social climbers collect Warhol but what did Warhol collect? “Keep the coffee tins—aluminum might go up!” “Keep the batteries—copper might go up!” According to Bob...

Canadian Women Will Control $3 Trillion

By 2024, three generations of women in Canada are destined to control an estimated $3 trillion or 46% of personal wealth. Are they ready? According...

Is It Time to Take the Digital Games Sector Seriously?

If you have teenagers in your life (or teenagers-at-heart), perhaps you’re familiar with Horizon Zero Dawn – The Frozen Lands; Call of Duty: World...

Sweet ‘n Low: Is Cost the Only Factor in Investing?

When it comes to investments, no one wants to have her return eaten up by fees over the years — so, logically, it always...

Is the Multi-Advisor Approach Best for You?

For many investors, diversification is key – a mix of equities, fixed income and cash based on your risk appetite. But when it comes...

Board Walk: How to Invest in Women Leaders

On a blustery morning, visitors to Toronto’s Design Exchange, a beautiful Art Deco building that once housed the city’s original stock exchange, are greeted...

Why Diversity is Good for Your Portfolio

Great art invites comment, inspires new perspective and even incites controversy. When Fearless Girl appeared in March 2016, proudly confronting the famous Charging Bull...

Smart Money: Expert Tips on How to Maximize RESPs

For young adults pursuing a university education today, costs can be prohibitive—up to $100,000 for four years of undergraduate study and anywhere from $30,000...

What to Expect When You are Investing

As an economist, I can tell you that forecasting is easy – it’s the accuracy part that’s hard! When there are so many different...