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budget de la Nouvelle-Écosse 2017
budget de la Nouvelle-Écosse 2017
May 1, 2017
Financial Planning, Wealth Planning, Budget Commentary, Taxes
Finance Minister Randy Delorey tabled the 2017 Nova Scotia provincial budget on April 27, 2017. The commentary, prepared by our Wealth Planning Group at Assante Private Client, can be used to assist you and your Assante advisor with your wealth planning strategy.
budget de l’Ontario 2017
budget de l’Ontario 2017
May 1, 2017
Financial Planning, Wealth Planning, Budget Commentary, Taxes
Finance Minister Charles Sousa tabled the 2017 Ontario provincial budget on April 27, 2017. The commentary, prepared by our Wealth Planning Group at Assante Private Client, can be used to assist you and your Assante advisor with your wealth planning strategy.
Différentes données fournissent différentes perspectives
Différentes données fournissent différentes perspectives
Apr 26, 2017
Economic Insight, Fixed Income, Stocks
The excitement fuelled by U.S. President Donald Trump may have eased somewhat, but many market indicators imply that investor optimism persists. By many measures, investors are as fearless as they have been in about a decade.
New measures on the principal residence exemption
New measures on the principal residence exemption
Apr 24, 2017
Financial Planning, Wealth Planning, Taxes
The principal residence exemption provides a way to shield an economic gain arising on the sale of a qualifying residence, such as your home or cottage, from taxation. In October 2016, significant proposals were announced relating to the PRE.
Augmentation du prix du petrole en 2017
Augmentation du prix du petrole en 2017
Apr 3, 2017
Economic Insight, Market Volatility, Market Analysis
Among many surprises during 2016 was OPEC’s November agreement to limit oil production – the first such agreement in eight years. Perhaps more surprisingly, it extended beyond the cartel, as Russia agreed to unprecedented cuts to its own output.
Quebec provincial budget 2017
Quebec provincial budget 2017
Mar 28, 2017
Financial Planning, Wealth Planning, Budget Commentary, Taxes
Finance Minister Carlos Leitão tabled the 2017 Quebec provincial budget on March 28, 2017. The commentary, prepared by our Wealth Planning Group, can be used to assist you and your Assante advisor with your wealth planning strategy.
The celebrity effect continues in Trump’s favour
The celebrity effect continues in Trump’s favour
Mar 28, 2017
Economic Insight, Fixed Income, Stocks
Since the election of Donald Trump as U.S. president on November 8, 2016, U.S. stock markets, as measured by the S&P 500 Composite Index, have had 47 positive days and only 28 negative days. Of the 28 negative days, the downside has been less than 1%. This low level of volatility is unusual.
Commentaire sur le budget fédéral de 2017
Commentaire sur le budget fédéral de 2017
Mar 24, 2017
Financial Planning, Wealth Planning, Taxes
Federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau tabled the 2017 federal budget on March 22, 2017. The commentary, prepared by our Wealth Planning Group, can be used to assist you and your Assante advisor with your wealth planning strategy.
Ne tournez pas trop vite le dos aux États-Unis
Ne tournez pas trop vite le dos aux États-Unis
Feb 23, 2017
Economic Insight, Market Volatility, Market Analysis
Those hoping for constructive action on U.S. President Donald Trump’s pro-growth policies and less action on his protectionist ones have been disappointed. However, as long as democracy and free markets remain in place to foster technological growth and productivity enhancements, the U.S. will...
Commentaire sur le budget provincial 2017 du Nouveau-Brunswick
Commentaire sur le budget provincial 2017 du Nouveau-Brunswick
Feb 13, 2017
Financial Planning, Wealth Planning, Budget Commentary, Taxes
Finance Minister Cathy Rogers tabled the 2017 New Brunswick provincial budget on February 7, 2017. The commentary, prepared by our Wealth Planning Group, can be used to assist you and your Assante advisor with your wealth planning strategy.

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