2014 Canadian Market Recap

March 10, 2015 Jelani Smith 0

North American Equities provided average returns within 2014, with the DOW gaining 7.5% and the TSX gaining 7.4%. Major headlines included Ali Baba’s record breaking Initial Public Offering (IPO) of over $20 Billion, declining oil prices, and low interest rates. Declining oil prices is definitely a big win for Canadian consumers, as goods become cheaper, thus leading to a 0.7% […]

3 Rules To Successful Investing

February 5, 2015 Jelani Smith 5

Equities are known to have higher volatility over the short run; hence they’re considered more of an investment for the longer term, where there is typically an uptrend. Many equity investors go into the market with the objective of making the highest Return on Investment (ROI) possible, however it is important for them to keep in mind the three basic […]