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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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Tag Archives: investing
Understanding the driver of asset bubbles Perhaps the greatest distinction between those economists who have correctly identified asset bubbles in the past and those whose economic models failed to identify them is the ability of the former group to recognize … Continue reading
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
I’ve written about the Toronto condo market several times already. I’ve warned condo investors to get out while the gettin’s good. I’ve warned that immigration alone and the Hot Asian Money story are not enough to sustain a market that … Continue reading
Intro Jeremy Grantham is a living stock market legend. He is a deep value investor who has brought new concepts to the world of stock market investing. He championed the ‘small cap value’ approach and has a stellar track record. … 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
Demographics and the housing bubble In one of the primers, I outlined the issues I see with Canadian demographics and our current housing market. My position remains that many near-retirees are not adequately prepared for retirement when one looks at … 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
I’ve stuck my neck out and predicted that once Canada’s credit bubble bursts, it will wreak havoc on the national real estate market. I believe that we are in a national housing bubble. Though not as extreme as the bubble … 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