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The Changing Beat in the Background

December 14, 2018

With the year 2018 almost at a close, it’s fair to say that market gyrations this year were greater than last year. Increased global trade tensions and higher interest rates were some of the reasons that led to the higher volatility.

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A Little Piece of History

December 07, 2018

“A rising tide lifts all boats” is generally attributed to President John F. Kennedy. In 1963, he used this phrase in a speech to inaugurate a government-sponsored hydroelectricity project.

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No Free Tax Lunch

November 30, 2018

For many years, Canada’s structural tax advantage over the U.S. attracted an influx of investment to our economy. Unfortunately, this came to a halt in early 2017 when the U.S. implemented tax reform that reduced its corporate tax rate from 35% to 21% and modified rules to depreciate business assets.

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