The ABCs of ESG

The ABCs of ESG

What is sustainable investing? What is ESG?

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RESP vs TFSA: what else should you consider?

RESP vs TFSA: what else should you consider?

Education Savings: Which registered plan should you use? Also consider taxation, carry-forward, withdrawal options and age restrictions.

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RESP vs TFSA: how to choose between them

RESP vs TFSA: how to choose between them

Education Savings: Which registered plan should you use? Let’s look first at ownership, beneficiary options, government grants and contribution limits.

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Time to bet on genomics?

Time to bet on genomics?

Advancements in biotechnology, genome sequencing and gene editing have given rise to whole new areas…

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Welcome to Gridlock: Markets sigh with relief

Welcome to Gridlock: Markets sigh with relief

U.S. midterm elections delivered on a much-anticipated outcome: the Democrats wrested control of the House of Representatives, while the GOP tightened its grip on the Senate.

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After the midterms: Who wins, who loses, and gearing up for gridlock

After the midterms: Who wins, who loses, and gearing up for gridlock

Investors love certainty and Tuesday’s U.S. midterm elections delivered on a much-anticipated outcome: Congressional gridlock,…

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What is an ETF: Separating Myths from Reality

What is an ETF: Separating Myths from Reality

Despite the growth of ETFs, they continue to be a misunderstood investment. Here we dispel the top four myths we’ve encountered.

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More multi-factor strategies, please

More multi-factor strategies, please

It might be too early to consider quantitative investing as “mainstream,” but a recent survey commissioned by AGF Investments Inc. shows it is becoming much more integral to institutional investors in Canada and the United States.

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Good riddance, October. Hello, November!

Good riddance, October. Hello, November!

AGF’s John Christofolis gives his perspective on the October that was—a month beset by volatility. However, if history is any indication, November may offer a balm.

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Jobs, Jobs, Jobs: U.S. economy smashes forecasts with 250,000 jobs added

Jobs, Jobs, Jobs: U.S. economy smashes forecasts with 250,000 jobs added

U.S. hiring rebounded by more than forecast in October, annual wage gains topped 3% for the first time since 2009.

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