Leo is currently a journalist at Wealth 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.
Setting a higher bar for female inclusion
More dollars are going to ventures with women, but choosing which ones actually deserve them could require a new system
Bond ETFs picking up in a big way
The fund class has crossed a key milestone, apparently overshadowing a concern repeatedly raised by critics
Morningstar to shine harsher light on fund fees
The ratings firm is preparing to ‘set a higher bar’ for active managers
Is performance fixation getting in the way of retirement plans?
Fixating on investment returns can be a fool’s game, especially when considering numerical realities
OSC to support province’s ‘open for business’ agenda
The watchdog’s stated priorities include burden reduction, promotion of innovation, and a move toward national securities regulation
Analysis paralysis in ESG amid tsunami of scoring methods
The sheer diversity across firms grading companies is leading to disagreement and confusion
Canadian private-capital industry lagging in diversity
New evidence indicates need for organizations to embed best practices supporting representation
How to incorporate water concerns in investment portfolios
As water-stress exposure emerges as a potential ESG theme, investors must consider key questions
Watch out for red flags on wealth tax, experts warn
Calls to address inequality are rising, but policy-makers may be better off not following that path
How asset managers could create a people-powered edge
Asset-management firms that focus more on culture, wide knowledge, and values stand to get ahead