Scot Blythe

Scot Blythe

Tracking Errors

Editor/Writer, Financial Services and Public Policy I've been covering the investment industry for more than a decade, first as associate editor at Global Stratagems then as investments editor at Advisor.ca, editor of CanHedge and finally editor of Advisor's Edge Report. I have also contributed articles on alternative investments to Benefits Canada, Canadian Investment Review, Morningstar.ca and Report on Business magazine.

Currency and Stock Market Momentum

Implications for risk premia on foreign currencies.

Recession’s Over…Move Along…Nothing to See Here Folks….

Why it's not quite time to go to the mall.

Tigers Trump Canada on ERP

Average equity risk premium in Asia soars over Canada.

The Price of Certainty

Dutch “Pension funds have to report on their coverage ratio on a quarterly basis. And this is where the problems start.”

Banking on Black Swans

Tail risk strategies not a slam dunk.

Bubble Bubble Bonds in Trouble

Either bond investors are underestimating inflation, or Japanese deflation looms.

Remember Japan

How unreasonable are current long-term interest rates given current macroeconomic forecasts?

“Fudgeddaboutit”: SEC to New Jersey Pension

Jersey shore misrepresents pension obligations.

RIP Prop Desks

The Volcker Rule and its legislative translation

The Limits of Chindia

Comparative advantage works both ways.

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