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Sector Watch: Picking early-stage winners

Although small-cap stocks have underperformed this year, they have beaten the broader market over 10 years

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Know your process

Better investment outcomes are more likely when you use a process that begins with discovery and profiling

Liquid alternatives from CI

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Two new ETFs from Horizons

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First Asset merges funds

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Starlight brings on new managers

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Sector Watch: Looking past the volatility

Emerging-market funds' portfolio managers are optimistic about these markets' long-term growth potential

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A behavioural approach

Standard portfolio construction falters because the same tool is used to address two fundamentally different problems

Alternative strategies from CIBCAM

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Manulife Investments’ “megatrends”

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Sun Life launches ETF portfolios

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AGF adds to ETF roster

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New bond ETF from Wisdom Tree

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Table: European equity funds as of Sept. 30, 2018

Sector Watch: Where growth is slow, but steady

European stock valuations remain more attractive than those in the U.S. stock market

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Sector Watch: Fixed-income funds face headwinds

Rising interest rates in the past year have put downward pressure on bond prices, which move in the opposite direction to yields

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Patience is a key factor

Reports of the death of momentum investing - and other factor-based strategies - have been greatly exaggerated

The essentials from IPC

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New fund and ETF changes at TDAM

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StoneCastle launches cannabis fund

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Table: Precious metals equity funds as of Aug. 31, 2018

Looking for golden acorns

Portfolio managers of precious metals funds hope gold will shine again and prove its value as a portfolio diversifier

  • By: Jade Hemeon
  • September 21, 2018 January 10, 2019
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Active or index investing?

Much of the industry's argument for active management focuses on myths while missing the value of professional advice

  • By: Dan Hallett
  • September 21, 2018 January 10, 2019
  • 00:09
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Living together, saving less

Although some couples view cohabiting as a way to reduce expenses, their overall wealth may not be enhanced

Fidelity launches ETFs

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Dividends from Vanguard

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RBCGAM dives into fixed-income pools

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