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- Inflation tops expectations.....is a rate hike now all but assured?; Will Canada be 'going dutch'?
- Stocks sell off as S&P cuts US outlook; Does a drop in foreign demand for Canadian bonds signal rising fixed interest rates?; Greek restructuring would be "catastrophic"
- How important is construction to economic growth and employment across Canada?: Part 2
- China's property bubble at risk?; What is driving oil prices?; Greek bond yields explode as Germany states support for restructuring
- How important is construction to economic growth and employment across Canada?: Part 1
- Bank of Canada holds the line; Royal LePage releases 'research report'; "Canadian 30 year olds are screwed!"
- Measuring the potential economic impact of a housing bust
- "Housing: Real Insanity".....Great article in Canadian Business
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Category Archives: General investing
Food inflation in China skyrockets Chinese inflation numbers are set to be released tomorrow, with the market expecting a sub-5% reading….lower than anticipated earlier in the year. Despite this, inflation in China is rumored to be running at a double-digit … Continue reading
Canada’s big 5: The global darlings There’s no doubt that our banks have been the darling of the world over the past two years. The world has been quick to heap praise on our banks, while our politicians have been … Continue reading
It’s worth remembering that when it comes to getting perspective on current events, humans have several major flaws. For starters, we have an uncanny ability to project our current reality into the indefinite future. In a related manner, we tend … Continue reading
In part 1 of this mini series, we looked at how to build the two portfolios every household needs: an emergency fund and a retirement fund. In part 2 we looked at how to build a portfolio geared towards short-term … Continue reading
In part 1 of this mini series, we looked at how to build the two portfolios every household needs: an emergency fund and a retirement fund. Today we’ll look at how to build a ‘vulture’ fund for those interested in … Continue reading
Investment portfolios I was inspired by a recent BMO press release to revisit the topic of asset allocation and building an investment portfolio. The press release notes that the majority of Canadians do not have a combination of short and … Continue reading
Coxe on the Real Estate Bubble If you’re not familiar with Don Coxe, he is a respected Canadian money manager with 35 years of experience as an institutional investor. He is an outspoken commodity bull and noted inflationist. The latest … Continue reading
Gazing into the crystal ball… There is still a great deal of debate about what Canada’s future monetary landscape will look like. It’s should be a topic of interest for everyone as it absolutely determines which asset classes will outperform … Continue reading
I was interviewed last week by Ross Marowits as part of a piece on demographics and investing. Here is the final product. Boomers feeling the retirement pinch Baby boomers struggling to prepare for retirement in low-interest rate environment It actually … Continue reading