James Burton

James Burton

James Burton is a journalist with 17 years' experience in newspapers and websites in the UK, UAE, Bermuda, and Canada. He is the senior editor for Wealth Professional Canada, specializing in stories about investing, portfolio management, financial planning, advisors and the markets.

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Super trend 3: Rise of emerging Asia now in hyperdrive

Forstrong Global CIO and president explains why COVID-19 has super-charged the region's growth prospects despite reluctance of western investors

Super trend 3: Rise of emerging Asia now in hyperdrive

'This is a chance to help clients make their lives better'

Advisor explains how financial planning basics during quarantine can give people back a sense of control

'This is a chance to help clients make their lives better'

Four rules for credit investing in these chaotic times

Portfolio manager says investment process and guiding principles must shape roadmap forward

Four rules for credit investing in these chaotic times

Why clients should treat COVID-19 as a retirement drill

Raymond James advisor says smart clients can learn emotional and financial lessons from current situation

Why clients should treat COVID-19 as a retirement drill

Advisor banned after borrowing $156,000 from elderly client

IIROC panel condemn respondent's conduct and lack of remorse for taking advantage of widowed senior

Advisor banned after borrowing $156,000 from elderly client

Government urged to suspend mandatory RRIF withdrawals

Association says people deserve to be in control of retirement savings during global pandemic crisis

Government urged to suspend mandatory RRIF withdrawals

'Best opportunity of my career to put money to work'

Head of fixed income says state of real economy breaks his heart but that investors can take advantage of 'unreal valuations'

'Best opportunity of my career to put money to work'

PM fined $25,000 for excessive trading

Ex-CIBC World Markets employee generated more than $50,000 in commissions despite two clients’ respective accounts losing almost 60% in value

PM fined $25,000 for excessive trading

Super trend 2: Globalization in a post-virus world

The latest instalment in our seven-part series with Forstrong Global examines how COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted 'new patterns of connectedness'

Super trend 2: Globalization in a post-virus world

Firm offers free tech bundle to help advisors during crisis

Service aims to assist advisors with remote client engagement during this challenging period

Firm offers free tech bundle to help advisors during crisis