Quarterly Market Update: Q4 2019

Feb 02, 2020 |Andrew Troy
Welcome to a new year and a new decade! In this letter, I would like to provide you with a brief overview of some key investment market developments over the past quarter and for 2019 as a whole, as well as some insight into the factors that may affect...
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Quarterly Market Update: Q3 2019

Nov 01, 2019 |Andrew Troy
Many of the main themes that have affected global asset markets in 2019 – including U.S.-China trade tensions, political uncertainty due to the Brexit negotiations, and slowing economic activity – continued in the third quarter, resulting in somewhat...
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Quarterly Market Update: Q2 2019

Aug 01, 2019 |Andrew Troy
It’s already the middle of August, the summer is flying by! I hope you are getting out to enjoy the long-awaited summer weather. I am writing to provide a brief update on how investment markets have performed in recent months; and to offer some perspective...
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What a Waste

Aug 01, 2019 |Andrew Troy
Although climate change has been spoken about for a long time now, the effects it will have on current and future generations is becoming ever more clear. A press release was issued by The World Bank which provides an interesting view of the critical...
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Silicon Valley Grand Fondo

Jul 29, 2019 |Andrew Troy
A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to participate in the RBC / City National Silicon Valley Grand Fondo. With 500 other cyclists we took on the hills of Palo Alto climbing over 2000 meters over 115km. Most importantly the group donated $100,000.00...
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Quarterly Market Update: Q1 2019

May 01, 2019 |Andrew Troy
Global markets have rebounded strongly this quarter from the turbulence at the end of 2018. The final months of 2018 showed investors anxiety regarding weaker economic data, which was only exacerbated by all the talk around escalating trade disputes....
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My ride through the Dolomites

Oct 04, 2018 |Andrew Troy
Over the summer, my Dad and I headed off to Italy to ride through the Dolomites in celebration of his 65th birthday. Lead by the expert guides at Wildrock Adventures of Peterborough, we began our 9 day adventure. The toughest of these climbs was a Mountain...
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