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.
August 16, 2010
Matt Rothman, describes yawing volatility, noting that all stocks seem to move at something close to the same rate – 70% of the time.
August 12, 2010
Who could have known what countries were in trouble betwixt the cup of the Great Moderation and the sip of the Great Recession?
August 9, 2010
How bad could the new normal get? Well, the old rules of thumb won't work anymore.
August 5, 2010
A traditional asset allocation policy that relies on rebalancing can't work – at least not for everyone.
August 3, 2010
Principals may have an interest in efficient markets, but agents have their own interests which tend to compensation, among others.
July 29, 2010
Over the long-term, everything outperforms stocks.
July 27, 2010
Flight to safety versus flight to liquidity.
July 21, 2010
The murky business of economic forecasting.
July 14, 2010
"Q" meets Shiller's CAPE.
July 7, 2010
For most investors, alpha isn't available.