Global Insight 2019

Nov 27, 2018 |Sam McLaughlin

Negative returns around the world highlight the need for a process in making investment decisions. Part of that process is examining predictions going forward.

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Global Insight Weekly - The "Invisible Hand" Edition - October 31st, 2018

Nov 01, 2018 |Sam McLaughlin

Despite some rather "frightening" market results this past month, global growth seems on a solid footing, and markets should resume their upward trajectory once the US mid-terms are over.

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Global Insight Monthly - September 2018

Sep 07, 2018 |Sam McLaughlin

Global trade issues are at the forefront of everyone's minds right now...

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Estate planning - a quick reminder

Aug 01, 2018 |Sam McLaughlin

Wills and estate planning are vitally important; not letting your wishes be known can have both personal and financial consequences.

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The US at [trade] war with the world

Jul 19, 2018 |RĂ©mi Laurencelle

The US has declared war on broad swaths of the important economic countries. How did we get here, what might the future hold, and what are likely outcomes?

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What happens if China stops buying US Treasuries?

Jul 03, 2018 |Sam McLaughlin

How important is China as a buyer of US debt, and if China stops buying US debt, can other buyers step in?

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Global Insight Weekly - June 29, 2018

Jun 29, 2018 |Sam McLaughlin

Trade tensions heat up: What investors need to know

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Rising U.S. debt levels

Jun 21, 2018 |Sam McLaughlin

The U.S. Federal debt has been rising over the past decade, and the market is starting to notice. What likely effect will it have on markets, and what should you be watching?

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RBC Economics: Weighing the Impact of U.S. Steel and Aluminum Tariffs on Canada

Jun 01, 2018 |Sam McLaughlin

The U.S. looks set to impose steep tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum products on June 1st after Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross announced that the temporary exemption Canada had secured would expire as scheduled.

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Global Insight Monthly - May 2018

May 07, 2018 |Sam McLaughlin

Tariffs and trade wars are the nearest risks the markets face. We examine some possible (and probably) outcomes.

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