Uncertainties about the trajectory of interest rates, inflation and the potential for geopolitical conflicts have led the markets to drop.
Since the Pandemic started, global Government spending has continued to soar. How will they fund this huge debt?
As markets slowly return to something resembling normalcy, it’s important to maintain a sense of perspective about what has caused, and continues to cause, much of that nerve-wracking volatility. So, while it’s certainly true that the impact of COVID-19 was decisive in wiping (temporarily) trillions in market value from U.S. stocks alone, there’s something else […]
This month, we chose a chart that illustrates the frequency of market corrections. What does volatility in the stock portfolio look like?
We want to share with you the different investment options when we’re in a downturn and we’re going to use 2008 as a case study.
In line with our mission to keep you well-informed, we would like to address some of the many questions that we have received in the past weeks regarding the COVID-19 crisis. Nader recorded our first video from his house, as our whole team is working from home. We hope you enjoy it. It’s been a […]
This article has been adapted from a profile piece originally published by Wealth Professional Canada1. By James Burton I was too busy partying at university to understand the dot-com bubble. If any of my buddies had told me about it back then – they didn’t, I assure you – I’d have probably mistaken it for a […]
At almost 4,000 days, we’re riding along on what has been called one of the longest bull market in history. And, since current market conditions appear to be changing, everyone is wondering: has the bull ended its run? Are we entering a bear market? The terms “bull” and “bear” are typically used to describe market […]
WHEN? Thursday, September 27th 2018, 5:00 – 5:59 pm Mr. Berman will take a look at the key issues with a special focus on: The odds of an imminent recession Current market conditions The “behavioural” science of decision-making About Larry Berman, CFA, CMT, CTA: Larry is well known as the host of Berman’s Call on […]
As of this writing, most major world stock markets are down over 10% from their highs. When the market is up you are taking away from future returns, when the market is down you are adding to future returns. Since 1928, these 10%+ corrections have occurred over 28 times. Many people falsely believe that these […]