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Bonds
Bonds
May 30, 2018
Recent modelling from the Multi-Asset Management team reveals that despite uncertainty in the short term, there is good news of positive expected returns in every major asset class looking forward.
uncertainty
uncertainty
Apr 27, 2018
What seemed like a Teflon coat protecting U.S. stocks in 2017 is showing signs of wear and tear. The use of an active risk management process can help turn uncertainty and volatility into outcomes that skew the odds favourably.What seemed like a Teflon coat protecting U.S. stocks in 2017 is showing...
Family outdoors at vacation home
Family outdoors at vacation home
Apr 18, 2018
As vacation property values climb, so does the potential tax liability. Here are some strategies to help minimize or offset the tax bill.
Financial market quotes with magnifier and calculator
Financial market quotes with magnifier and calculator
Mar 23, 2018
Assante Private Client is pleased to announce the addition of three alternative investment options for their investors.
Market Volatility has returned
Market Volatility has returned
Mar 21, 2018
In February 2018, stock markets experienced more volatility in one month than in all of 2017. The strategy of buying any investment at any price may have worked well in 2017 but likely will not work going forward.
Befriending volitility
Befriending volitility
Feb 26, 2018
While financial market indicators suggest that risk management is out of style among investors, the need for risk management is at a cyclical high.
Financial analyst reviewing marketing performance figures
Financial analyst reviewing marketing performance figures
Feb 13, 2018
Concerns over investing in Europe over the past several years have been based on a number of uncertainties. Not all of those uncertainties have disappeared. However, the region’s wider fundamentals have improved.
Financial chart
Financial chart
Jan 26, 2018
Almost nine years after the financial crisis in 2008-09, the U.S. and Canada are thriving with full employment and economic growth but the “high return, low volatility” trend is not expected to last forever.
Couple reviewing financial statements
Couple reviewing financial statements
Jan 8, 2018
You’re on track to achieve your retirement savings goals. But now let’s say you want a larger nest egg, so you’re wondering about borrowing money to invest in your non-registered accounts. Here are the benefits and downsides of borrowing to invest.
December Portfolio Construction
December Portfolio Construction
Dec 21, 2017
Equity investors are optimistic about recent outstanding equity market performance, but it is important to identify and prepare for risks that may lie below the surface.  

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