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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An 'exceptional environment' for fixed income investors going forward

Roshan Thiru explains how Manulife Yield Opportunities Fund has maneuvered through the market turmoil of 2022, and why conditions can be ripe for future success

An 'exceptional environment' for fixed income investors going forward

Why segregated funds are the solution

Amid continued volatility, John Yanchus, Director of Tax and Estate Planning at Canada Life, explains the benefits of seg funds

Why segregated funds are the solution

Ex-dealing rep fined for switching client, 95, into DSC mutual fund

Advisor, who was fired by company, also failed to disclose he was in a deceased client's will

Ex-dealing rep fined for switching client, 95, into DSC mutual fund

More credit should be given for COVID policy response, says Poloz

Ex-Bank of Canada governor on 'profound moment' when G20 leaders realized seriousness of virus, and why Canada avoided 'disaster of the first order'

More credit should be given for COVID policy response, says Poloz

Being governor is a 'really rich feeling – there's not much that can compare'

Stephen Poloz speaks to WP about his time as governor of the Bank of Canada, his surprising inspirations, and why he wrote his full name on the money

Being governor is a 'really rich feeling – there's not much that can compare'

Bank of Canada keeps foot on gas with another supersized rate hike

Governor Tiff Macklem announces fifth consecutive increase this year

Bank of Canada keeps foot on gas with another supersized rate hike

Ex-advisor banned after taking advantage of vulnerable clients

Hearing found respondent misappropriated six-figure sum from elderly clients

Ex-advisor banned after taking advantage of vulnerable clients

Wealth Professional wins award at The Tabbies

Publication scoops silver in the Best b2b Website category in global competition

Wealth Professional wins award at The Tabbies

'Vanished' ex-advisor fined whopping seven-figure sum

Former fund rep used clients' money to invest in own private mortgage business

'Vanished' ex-advisor fined whopping seven-figure sum

Why long-term investment focus pays off despite short-term pain

Why asset allocation is your most important decision and how protection from volatility can keep your clients invested

Why long-term investment focus pays off despite short-term pain