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
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
Zoom on Provincial Bonds
Dividend Equities: Under Pressure
Canadian Equities Dynamic in 2018
Strategic Investing in Fixed Income
Market blip, what can we expect?
The Art and Science of Investing in Farmland
This short piece provides context for investors who are considering an allocation to agricultural investments.
One step forward, two steps buyback
For years, the stocks of companies buying back their own shares were the darlings of the market. Times have changed.
Beta: The secret ingredient to successful Low Vol investing
Strategies focused on low volatility stocks have delivered compelling risk-adjusted returns; however, not all portfolio construction techniques result in…
Lessons from the Surf
Low Volatility Investing: Theory and Empirical Evidence
The last decade has seen a proliferation of low volatility equity strategies, with nearly $10B invested in these strategies in Canada alone as of December…
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.
Fiera Capital Releases its First Global Financial Forecast 2017-2024
Fiera Capital’s global investment experts have come together to create the firm’s first Global Financial Forecast 2017-2024.
Market Update - September 2017
In August, escalating tensions between the US and the Korean peninsula added to financial market woes, while markets were rattled after Hurricane Harvey…
Market Update - August 2017
Ongoing political brinkmanship in the US was not enough to derail the global equity upswing in July.
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 – 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…