Industry News

  • Transcendon 03 Apr 2018 Great expectations?

    Asset allocation is one of the most important decisions investors will likely make. There are a number of risk factors related to the type of investments used as well as their mix which makes determining the appropriate capital market assumptions necessary

  • Transcendon 22 Mar 2018 The times are changing

    There is no way to have absolute clarity about how things will evolve, but there are several big picture items that advisors can begin to prepare to deal with

  • Transcendon 07 Mar 2018 Stock sectors after rate hikes

    While rising rates tend to signal stronger economic conditions and inflationary pressures, they can also have a meaningful impact on stock market sector returns

  • Transcendon 05 Feb 2018 Shifting importance

    Eventually this bull market will break its long winning streak but that does not mean you should be abandoning everything and running for the hills?

  • Transcendon 03 Jan 2018 The Two Sides Of January

    Most investors have heard of the January Effect which is the observation that January has historically been one of the best months to be invested in stocks. However there is another January Effect which states that, “as goes January, so goes the year”

  • Transcendon 05 Dec 2017 Vanished - Canadian Stock Volatility

    Investors had taken most of the summer off as the S&P/TSX stock index drifted aimlessly, trading between 15,500 in May and 15,000 at the end of August, but since then it has undergone a steep 7.5% increase. Of course for those investors who closely follow the market, it seemed to be moving in all kinds of directions, falling for a week, rallying for two and jumping about like a chicken on a hot tin roof the rest of the time

  • CMMCon 27 Nov 2017 Copper Mountain to Acquire Altona Mining to Form a Major New Copper Producer

    CMMC and Altona are pleased to jointly announce that they have agreed to combine the companies by way of a Scheme of Arrangement under the Australian Corporations Act 2001 pursuant to which CMMC will acquire the entire issued capital of Altona

  • CIBCon 27 Nov 2017 Most Canadians say they 'need to save more,' but aren't making it a priority: CIBC Poll

    Canadians admit they could save on average $360 more each month and receive $2,280 in 'extra money' annually but lack the discipline to save

  • Fiera Capitalon 27 Nov 2017 Fiera Capital Launches Fiera Properties CORE Mortgage Fund

    New Fund aimed at building a diversified portfolio of Canadian commercial real estate mortgages