Leo Almazora

Leo Almazora

Leo is currently a journalist at Life and Health Professional.

With a Master’s degree in Applied Business economics, Leo is a seasoned finance reporter who has published his insights across Canada, USA, and Asia. He now writes news, features, and profiles for Canada’s leading finance title, Wealth Professional Canada. Leo’s specialty areas include financial regulation, real estate news and insurance.

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'One quarter is not how you measure wealth management'

Coronavirus crisis offers reminder of crucial investing lessons for advisors and clients alike, says industry veteran

'One quarter is not how you measure wealth management'

Why did gold suddenly stop being safe?

During throes of COVID-19 panic, the metal delivered on reputation as haven asset — until it didn't

Why did gold suddenly stop being safe?

Investors needed communication in March — and advisors delivered

Research reveals near-50% spike in demand as COVID-19 pandemic made itself felt in markets

Investors needed communication in March — and advisors delivered

Ninepoint Partners launches first liquid-alt fund

Firm's optimized foreign exchange strategy aims for long-term total returns by investing globally in FX futures

Ninepoint Partners launches first liquid-alt fund

Manulife Investment Management bolsters ESG leadership

Firm announces new global head of ESG research, along with other key promotions

Manulife Investment Management bolsters ESG leadership

How robo-advisors are helping people make smarter money decisions

Robo firms use data, analytics, and behavioural science to nudge users toward better choices

How robo-advisors are helping people make smarter money decisions

Private capital funds may hide their woes

Industry's lack of transparency may keep investors in the dark on how they've been affected by COVID-19 stress

Private capital funds may hide their woes

What's weighing on wealth and asset managers struck by coronavirus?

Global consulting firm asks industry leaders, and shares guidance for specific challenges

What's weighing on wealth and asset managers struck by coronavirus?

Does shadow banking pose challenge for Canada?

Pressure in fixed-income space from coronavirus revives focus on risks from non-bank financial institutions

Does shadow banking pose challenge for Canada?

Emergency subsidy will help many business owners, not all, finds CFIB

Poll from national association for independent business reveals mixed reactions, along with challenges to access

Emergency subsidy will help many business owners, not all, finds CFIB