AGF Perspectives Blog

2019 Outlook: The Year Ahead – Part one

2019 Outlook: The Year Ahead – Part one

Is a recession imminent? AGF’s CEO and Chief Investment Officer Kevin McCreadie explains it’s an unlikely…

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The Big Picture: A history of market corrections

The Big Picture: A history of market corrections

Historically, figures show that 75% of market corrections of more than 10% do not lead to bear markets.

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ESG integration a top priority of investors

ESG integration a top priority of investors

Today, there’s never been more evidence that ESG integration is seen as a path to creating long-term value for shareholders while also contributing to a better environment, healthier communities and good corporate governance practices.

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2018 Investor Survey Results: A Revelation for Regulators

2018 Investor Survey Results: A Revelation for Regulators

Canadian investors continue to use their voice during a time of debate and consultation within our industry, expressing a clear appreciation for the value of advice and the current compensation models available to them. The Gandalf Group recently released the results of its 2018 Investor Survey, commissioned by AGF.

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Just how big is Fintech’s next big thing?

Just how big is Fintech’s next big thing?

Fintechs, disruption and B2B payments—finally the transformation of the B2B payments space is underway, representing a huge market opportunity. Grace Huang explains.

Fintechs, disruption and B2B payments—finally the transformation of the B2B payments space is underway, representing a huge market opportunity. Grace Huang explains.
Fintechs, disruption and B2B payments—finally the transformation of the B2B payments space is underway, representing a huge market opportunity. Grace Huang explains.

Fintechs, disruption and B2B payments—finally the transformation of the B2B payments space is underway, representing a huge market opportunity. Grace Huang explains.

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2018 year-end financial checklist

2018 year-end financial checklist

Add these items to your December to-do list to make sure you’re set up for 2019.

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The Q&A: Why credit needs a reset

The Q&A: Why credit needs a reset

In a secular bull market for interest rates, portfolios that have deployed healthy allocations to credit risk have benefitted handsomely as a result of their potential to mitigate interest rate risk while posting healthy total returns.

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From Brexit to Regrexit?

From Brexit to Regrexit?

The European Union has approved the Brexit deal, but getting approval from the British parliament is certainly not a foregone conclusion. Maksim Piskunov explains.

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5 Ways to Manage Holiday Spending

5 Ways to Manage Holiday Spending

Here are five tips to help you spend reasonably for the rest of the holiday season so you don’t have regrets – or large amounts of long-term debt – in the new year.

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