Alternative Investments: The new investing reality

With the return of market volatility, traditional investments may not be enough on their own. Faced with a longer life span, together with fully- or over-valued equity markets and low-interest rates that have been prevalent over the last decade, the average Canadian investor has become more focused on obtaining higher yields and diversification. Traditional investments […]

Alternative Investments: The new investing reality

With the return of market volatility, traditional investments may not be enough on their own. Faced with a longer life span, together with fully- or over-valued equity markets and low-interest rates that have been prevalent over the last decade, the average Canadian investor has become more focused on obtaining higher yields and diversification. Traditional investments […]

Your investment portfolio and your closet have more in common than you think

Every spring, your closet gets an overhaul, so why not your investment portfolio? In doing so, you can achieve clarity on how much risk you’re taking, a realistic idea of the growth you can expect, and the confidence that comes with knowing you actually have a strategy, rather than a heap of investments that resemble […]

Private real estate investments: Key to solid RRSP portfolio growth

The recent volatility of the stock market has many investors worried about their retirement savings and wondering what to do with their RRSP investments this year. You may have a rough idea of how RRSPs work, but do you have a grasp on how these investments fit into your overall financial plan? Get to know […]

Here’s a smooth RRSP strategy for bumpy times

This RRSP season may be particularly important for Canadians. With the stock market moving like a wild roller coaster ride, and an uncertain economic outlook for 2019, many investors are wondering what to do with their RRSP investments this year. When creating an investment plan for your portfolio, diversification is the most important rule. Diversification essentially means […]

Equiton’s Chief Investment Officer in the Financial Post

Equiton’s Chief Investment Officer and Head Portfolio Manager, Greg Placidi, weighs in on top stocks for 2019. Read what he has to say in the Financial Post. Originally Published: Financial Post. “Ten stocks for 2019: What the pros are picking to outperform this year.” Victor Ferreira.  31 December 2018. Web: https://business.financialpost.com/investing/stocks-outlook?video_autoplay=true Ten stocks for 2019: […]

Increase your retirement capital this RRSP Season

Planning for your retirement can be overwhelming. The average Canadian investor is now enjoying a longer life, and extremely volatile equity markets and low interest rates may render their traditional investment choices (i.e. stocks and bonds) inapt at helping them achieve their retirement goals. RRSPs continue to be one of the most significant tax-saving opportunities […]

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