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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Flexibility has never been more important, warns CIO

Buy-it-and-forget-it approach has been a casualty of the pandemic as prolonged uncertainty beckons

Flexibility has never been more important, warns CIO

BoC should keep rate at 0.25% for 'at least the next year'

Independent group makes recommendations ahead of bank's interest rate meeting next week

BoC should keep rate at 0.25% for 'at least the next year'

Why investors are quickly overcoming stigma around gold

Portfolio manager believes precious metal is a good hedge against 'new math' of financial engineering and money printing

Why investors are quickly overcoming stigma around gold

Asset managers hope to boost growth with partnership

Calgary firm aims to seize 'critical time' by joining forces with private equity platform

Asset managers hope to boost growth with partnership

Five areas for capital growth in the 'new normal'

Portfolio manager on the trends and companies he feels could emerge as winners from this health crisis

Five areas for capital growth in the 'new normal'

Advisors bullish over AUM growth prospects

However, Natixis report warns investment managers must enhance client service capabilities

Advisors bullish over AUM growth prospects

Why emerging markets are still the place to find equity growth

Invesco portfolio manager explains what's driven fund's outperformance and why China and South Korea are good places to be

Why emerging markets are still the place to find equity growth

New coalition of leaders launch Black Opportunities Fund

Starlight Capital CEO and vice-chairman at National Bank just two of the executives spearheading fight against systematic racism

New coalition of leaders launch Black Opportunities Fund

Ambitious Echelon aims to double capital markets business

COVID-19 has slowed deal activity but with a full-service platform and diversified product offering, Echelon Capital Markets is well-positioned to grow

Ambitious Echelon aims to double capital markets business

Wealthtech platform signs up asset management firm

Company believes it now has 50% extra time to focus on strengthening client relationships

Wealthtech platform signs up asset management firm