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Managing market risk in investment portfolios

The Fed Balance Sheet 101

Inside Look: Private Equity

Long/Short Investing in the Canadian Market

Alternative Investments In Your Portfolio

Small Cap Stocks: Opportunities on the Horizon

Stable income in an uncertain environment

2019 rates and central bank actions

The Potential of Asian Credit

Global Investment Outlook 2019

2018 market review

Equity Market Trading in 2018

Global Equities - Performance and Tech Stories

A primer on the municipal bond market

Success strategies in volatile markets

Strategic asset allocation's role in driving performance

Politics and balance sheets are driving high yield bonds

Equity market technicals

The New NAFTA

In the middle lies opportunity: the case for mid caps

Real Estate and Mortgage Investing

EM Debt: The Asset Class

NAFTA Negotiations Update

Canadian banks Q3 earnings

Emerging Markets - Weakness, Volatility and Potential

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Fear Versus Fundamentals

Our Global CIO team has attempted to look past the noise and volatility of recent days to construct a fundamental-based outlook for the market. You can read…

Diverging central banks

In early June, Canadian benchmark rates hit new lows for the year, as the possibility of new tariffs on Mexican goods scared investors…

Market Update - August 2019

While investors digested generally upbeat corporate earnings results, mixed signals on the health of the global economy, and the resumption of US-China trade…

Market Update - July 2019

In June, financial markets thrived on the string of dovish rhetoric from central banks including the likes of the Federal Reserve, the European Central Bank,…

1998 vs 2019

If the Fed eases, as expected at its July 31 meeting, what will the market response be?  Can history offer any insight?

Asia Deserves Some Credit

Which $50 trillion asset class is often-overlooked by Western investors?

Market Update - June 2019

The trade dispute between the US and China intensified in May, with heightened levels of investor angst rippling through the financial marketplace.

Growth and Income Investing in Emerging Markets – The Trend Continues

Emerging market companies find the middle ground between reinvesting organic growth cash flows and sustaining dividend growth.

Getting on Base: Moneyballing your Portfolio Using Risk Factor Investing

 What baseball can teach us about a portfolio’s risk and return.

Market Update - May 2019

Risk appetite lingered-on in April as investors embraced the improved tone in global economic conditions, an impressive string of corporate earnings results,…

Middle East - The Reform and Index Upgrade Story

Read our update on reform progress and index inclusions in the Middle East.

An Optimized Approach to Core Plus Portfolios

Read our latest white paper on Core Plus portfolios.

Market Update - April 2019

In March, investor sentiment was dominated by headlines surrounding cooling global growth, ongoing US-China trade negotiations, and cautious undertones from…

What Would Milton Friedman Say About Proxy Voting and ESG?

Proxy voting is under increasing scrutiny by regulators and industry stakeholders. In this commentary, we examine the issues through the lens of Milton…

ESG Case Study - Emerging Markets Equity

Learn more about our philosophy of ESG integration in this case study on Emerging Markets Equity.

Market Update - March 2019

In February, risk appetite prevailed in the environment of dovish rhetoric from major central banks and some tentative signs of a recalibration in global…

Inside Look: Private Equity

Read our new white paper by Fiera Comox's Private Equity team to learn more on this growing asset class.  

Boots on the Ground: Chinese Internet is Priming for a Cultural Export

In our most recent installment of the Boots on the Ground series, the Emerging Markets Select team digs into the diversity & scale of the Chinese internet…

Market Update - February 2019

After a dismal end to 2018, risk appetite resurfaced in January - thanks to an increasingly conciliatory tone from global central banks, solid corporate…

ESG Case Study - Canadian Equity

Learn more about our philosophy of ESG integration in this case study on Canadian equity.

Alternative Facts: How Alternative Asset Classes Are Improving Portfolios

Find out why non-traditional assets have increased in importance.

ESG Case Study – Fiera Infrastructure

Learn more about our philosophy of ESG integration in this case study on infrastructure investing.

Market Update - January 2019

Global financial markets ended 2018 on a sour note and sentiment remained fragile.

2019 Asia Market Outlook

What should investors expect from Asian markets in 2019? Our investment professionals have digested recent market volatility and evaluated the fundamentals to…

ESG – What it is and why it matters?

The Fiera Real Estate team discusses ESG integration in real estate.