Thought Leadership

Emerging Markets - Weakness, Volatility and Potential

Equity market volatility

Recent BoC Rate Hike

Mid-Year Market Update

The Canadian energy sector is powering up

Upbeat 2018 Forecast for Canadian Preferred Shares

Global Financial Forecast 2018-2025

Italian yields and market reaction

The growth and the potential of alternative investments

Geopolitics and impacts on interest rates

Technicals: VIX, TSX vs. SP500, Correlations

Canadian banks

International Equities

Market Update

Zoom on Provincial Bonds

Dividend Equities: Under Pressure

Canadian Equities Dynamic in 2018

Alternatives investments

Strategic Investing in Fixed Income

Market blip, what can we expect?

Market Volatility

Emerging Markets - Performance Drivers and Outlook

2018 Fixed Income Outlook

2018 Forecast

Year-End Financial Market Recap and 2018 Outlook

Specialists in emerging markets

Emerging market equities began to recover in 2016, following 5 poor years.

Quebec Regulation Ushers in a New Era for Liability-Driven Investment (LDI) Pension Solutions

After months of suspense, the final details of the new funding requirements for private-sector pension plans registered in Quebec are now known.

Are We Back to the Good Old Days?

It appears a new trend has hit the country: Changes in pension funding legislation.

Market Update - July 2017

The month of June marked a significant shift in the tone of major central banks after nine years of unprecedented stimulus. 

Market Update - June 2017

Political pressures resurfaced somewhat in May.

Market Update – May 2017

In our May Market Update, Candice Bangsund, Vice President and Portfolio Manager at Fiera Capital, reflects on the French elections’ first round results and…

Market Update – April 2017

The reflationary trade proved resilient in March, even as doubts regarding President Trump’s ability to implement his fiscal agenda arose after the vote to…

Market Update – March 2017

In February, financial market volatility remained extremely subdued and global equities continued their march higher, even despite the clouded political…

Market Update – February 2017

In January, investors gauged the recent wave of healthy economic and corporate earnings results, which was at odds with ongoing unease regarding which of…

Market Update – January 2017

Financial markets ended 2016 on a bright note, especially in light of several economic and political surprises that rattled the markets throughout the year…

Market Update – December 2016

Following the surprise US election results in early-November, a sense of calm has returned to the marketplace amid expectations that president-elect Trump’s…