Global Bond Market Finds Bright Spot in Canada

As foreign investors seek opportunities in fixed income, Canada is an attractive prospect. Source: Wealth Professional One man’s loss is another’s gain, as they say. And as the current situation in the bond market shows, the maxim applies equally to entire countries and markets. According to an economic analysis by Warren Lovely, managing director and head of…

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The AAA Credit-Rating Club is Getting Cozy and Canada Stands to Benefit from it

Silver lining in flat interest rate environment. Canada is part of an exclusive, shrinking club of top tier sovereigns. Source: Financial Post The number of countries with a pristine AAA credit rating is shrinking and fund managers say Canada stands to benefit from being in the ever-more exclusive club. Both Fitch and Standard & Poor’s downgraded…

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Brexit: Opportunity For Fintech Innovation

The outcome of last month’s EU referendum in the United Kingdom is, by now, well-known: in a 52-48 vote, the Brexit vote passed, prompting PM David Cameron to resign and raising serious questions about the economic future of the United Kingdom. The global financial market responded, predictably, with immediate volatility: the following day, the pound…

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