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Our succinct perspective on key investment and wealth-related issues.

Why are sophisticated investors so intrigued by infrastructure?

Our succinct perspective on key investment and wealth-related issues. If you follow the financial news, lately you have heard a lot about “infrastructure.” You have likely seen headlines touting government plans to build new infrastructure – assets and networks that facilitate critical elements of our daily lives and economic activities (think of toll roads, airports, […]

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Do You Know Your “Number”?

Our succinct perspective on key investment and wealth-related issues. Your “number” is the required rate of return on your investment portfolio that allows you to achieve your financial goals. If you are a high-net-worth investor and you don’t know your number (or you are not sure), you certainly are not alone. However, lacking this key […]

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Do You Know What’s In Your Portfolio?

Our succinct perspective on key investment and wealth-related issues. “Risk” is a loaded word that means different things to different people. When it comes to public securities, many investors equate it with volatility or the frequency and magnitude of changes in the price of an asset. We prefer to think of it as the chance […]

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Real Estate

Most investors know that Canada’s real estate sector has been one of the hottest in the world and is a big contributor to Canada’s economic growth. However, the magnitude of that contribution may surprise…

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