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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Why investors should turn their attention from Ottawa to Washington

Chief economist looks at the divergence between the two countries' interest-rate policies and assesses what it means

Why investors should turn their attention from Ottawa to Washington

Why strategic tilts are key to outperforming priced-in market

Global chief strategist on asset classes macro investors should look at in low-return environment

Why strategic tilts are key to outperforming priced-in market

'In a crisis, we can either look at the danger or the opportunity'

Advisor reflects on March crash, the importance of an investment framework and how a Chinese adage guided his clients

'In a crisis, we can either look at the danger or the opportunity'

OSC to ban deferred sales charge option

Move harmonizes the rule across Canada and is a 'step towards greater transparency', says PMAC president

OSC to ban deferred sales charge option

Why advisors must move investment strategies into the 21st century

Award-winning Ric Edelman tells WP that portfolios built around old competencies will underperform

Why advisors must move investment strategies into the 21st century

Advisor joins Canaccord from rival independent

Founding member of Montreal branch says leaving was difficult but that technology offering 'captures where the industry is heading'

Advisor joins Canaccord from rival independent

The world’s top 10 wealth management firms by AUM

Who has the most client money? We run down the largest companies by assets under management

The world’s top 10 wealth management firms by AUM

A front-line view of ESG’s indomitable rise

TDAM explains the rapid growth of ESG investing in Canada and why your clients really can do good and potentially earn more on their portfolio

A front-line view of ESG’s indomitable rise

Don’t miss your chance to attend our 2021 awards show

Two-day celebratory event is hosted by CBC anchor, features all the winner announcements, and includes live panel discussions with this year's finalists

Don’t miss your chance to attend our 2021 awards show

How can an advisor establish a unique online brand?

Founder of content marketing company offers some tips on how you can rise above the sea of posts and blogs

How can an advisor establish a unique online brand?