How Canada can thrive in a new global trade landscape

Mar 31, 2021 |Naomi Powell

The world’s supply chains have endured many blows this century: 9/11, the global financial crisis, the Fukushima earthquake, Brexit. But even in that context, the past year stands out.

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Audio Commentary: Inflation, valuation, and the market outlook

Mar 29, 2021 |Jim Allworth & Mark Bayko

Jim Allworth and Mark Bayko, members of the firm’s Global Portfolio Advisory Committee, discuss the emergence of new concerns such as inflation, rising bond yields, and stock valuations.

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Which equity sectors are likely to lead the economic recovery?

Mar 26, 2021 |Kelly Bogdanova

As the U.S. economy reopens, the value segment leads the equity market. We believe five factors will support value’s continued outperformance.

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Weekly Update - 03/26/2021

Mar 26, 2021 |Travis Stringer
Global equity markets were modestly lower over the past week. The investing backdrop hasn’t changed much over the past month. The global economy has been resilient and investors expect growth to strengthen as the year progresses despite renewed concerns...
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Weekly Update 03/19/2021

Mar 19, 2021 |Travis Stringer
All eyes were on the U.S. central bank this past week. And investors got what they were hoping for as the Federal Reserve reassured them that they have no plans to change policy any time soon. Nevertheless, bond markets continued to sell off, while parts...
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Your goals and your wealth: It’s about more than money

Mar 17, 2021 |Tony Maiorino

Comprehensive wealth planning opens the door to many different opportunities to help you reach your goals. Find out the difference a team-focused approach can make.

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And Now the Reset: 9 ways COVID has changed consumers, and business, for the decade ahead

Mar 15, 2021 |John Stackhouse

As the pandemic crosses the one-year mark, its early lessons are proving to have remarkable staying power.

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Weekly Update 03/12/2021

Mar 12, 2021 |Travis Stringer
The upward pressure on bond yields that had been so notable of late was less pronounced over the past week, driven by a confluence of factors that we explain below. Meanwhile, trends on the virus front have deteriorated. The next wave of the pandemic...
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How COVID-19 has impacted the outlook for Canadian women in work

Mar 08, 2021 |Dawn Desjardins and Carrie Freestone

We all have responsibility for getting more Canadians back to work and managing the forces of automation and digitalization. The greater the number of people who participate in Canada’s recovery, the stronger our economy will be.

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Weekly Update 03/05/2021

Mar 06, 2021 |Travis Stringer
The narrative in the global markets hasn’t changed much over the past few weeks. The volatility in bond markets, caused by growing inflation concerns, continues to be the central issue of focus for investors. This has led to some weaker equity market...
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