Year of Enlightenment

It’s hard to feel good looking at media commentary on the performance of stocks in 2015 and 2016 – here’s a sample: Canada’s year of ‘serial disappointments’ leave investors reeling – Financial Post 5 reasons why the market meltdown matters to all Canadians – Global News Sell everything ahead of stock market crash, say RBS economists […]

Albertans get a triple whammy when it comes to home bias in their investments

Earlier this week we wrote about the home bias many Canadians have when it comes to their investments (see Only two resolutions for Canadian investors in 2016).  This home bias turned against investors in 2015 as the underperformance of the energy sector and the loonie teamed up for a double whammy hit to investors’ portfolios. […]