Five 'Mind Tricks' Investors Can Use To Fine Tune Their Portfolios

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Calfrac shareholders vote with management, spurn Wilks Brothers: Geoffrey Morgan

CALGARY – Calfrac Well Services Ltd. shareholders on Friday spurned a takeover offer from Texas-based Wilks Brothers LLC at a contentious meeting where the sparring sides put forward two different plans for the heavily indebted fracking company.


Howard Levitt: Arguing a case at Canada's top court is an intense and rewarding experience: Howard Levitt

Since Friday, when the Supreme Court of Canada

released a decision

involving a case that I argued, many friends and colleagues have asked me what it is like to appear before our country’s top court.

There are not many cases …

The problem with Canada's monetary policy regime: Kevin Carmichael

Canada’s monetary policy regime works fine, by most accounts, but it’s not as credible as it could be. For example, in 2016, Stephen Poloz’s Bank of Canada and Bill Morneau’s Finance Department, after very little public discussion, decided to re-up the existi…

Five 'mind tricks' investors can use to fine tune their portfolios: Peter Hodson

A very large part of investing is psychological: fighting fear, fighting greed, doing nothing when everyone else is transacting, accepting your shortcomings and admitting mistakes, it all comes with the territory of the markets.

Over the years, we…

Two jobs plus income from three rental units still not enough to secure Ontario woman's retirement: Andrew Allentuck

A woman we’ll call Vivian, 40, lives in southern Ontario with her 19-year-old daughter, a university student. Vivian has two jobs — one as a civil servant with a $104,000 annual pre-tax income, the other in real estate sales, where she earns $20,000 before t…

Here's everything you need to know about the CRB — including how it will affect your taxes: Jamie Golombek

Earlier this week, the government began accepting applications for its newest program, the Canada Recovery Benefit (CRB) for self-employed workers and workers not eligible for Employment Insurance. This is in addition to the other two new benefits, the Canada…

Quebec company taps maple syrup technology to clean water — and it's winning global recognition: Special to Financial Post

A Quebec City company that reached back centuries for the inspiration for its space-age water cleaning technology has won a global industry award as it expands rapidly despite the pandemic.

H2O Innovation Inc. last week beat out a trio of other fi…

Ottawa to review Shandong Gold's buyout of TMAC on rising concerns over Chinese presence in Canadian Arctic - Financial Post: Gabriel Friedman

  1. Ottawa to review Shandong Gold's buyout of TMAC on rising concerns over Chinese presence in Canadian Arctic Financial Post
  2. Feds order national security review of TMAC-SD Gold sale Nunatsiaq News
  3. Chinese company's deal to buy Nuna…

    Meet the Canadian PPE company that's gearing up for the second wave — and beyond: Larysa Harapyn

    Jeremy Hedges, president of The Canadian Shield, a PPE manufacturer, talks with the Financial Post’s Larysa Harapyn about lessons learned from the first wave of COVID-19.

    • ‘Prices can only go up’: What to expect from Canada’s housing marke…

      Pandemic accelerates need to consider digital currency: Bank of Canada - Financial Post: Reuters

      1. Pandemic accelerates need to consider digital currency: Bank of Canada Financial Post
      2. The 'global arms race' of the decade is a rush to create a digital currency BNN
      3. Central banks must have digital currency alternative if Faceboo…

        Alberta to resume oil land sales, but critics warn against 'giving away' assets in severe downturn: Geoffrey Morgan

        CALGARY – The Alberta government is expected to resume land sales to oil and gas companies by the end of the year, but the plans are raising questions about whether the province will be able to secure the best value for its lease and licences in a bearish oil…

        'Bank watchers' show why Bank of Canada is taking communications into own hands: Kevin Carmichael

        Tiff Macklem, the Bank of Canada governor, took only three questions after his latest speech.

        The first, from Sonia Baxendale, head of the Global Risk Institute, which hosted Macklem’s virtual remarks, was about how the COVID-19 crisis differs fro…

        The Master Plan: Biotech player turned Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk faces off against COVID-19: Joe O'Connor

        Eugene Melnyk is leafing through a 112-page document at his home in Barbados, sipping on a caffeine-free, citrus-flavoured drink. The document, he said, was a plan,


        master plan detailing how, position by position and player by playe…

        Tiny condos now the biggest losers in Toronto real estate market shakeup: Victor Ferreira

        For four months, Christopher Bibby anguished over how to sell a 435-square-foot condo in Toronto’s entertainment district. The unit, which was listed in March at $569,999, wasn’t visited once in its first two months on the market. There were no calls and no e…

        Rising home prices amid a major recession have exposed the No. 1 crisis in Canada — podcast: Gabriel Friedman

        Despite being in one of the worst recessions in recent history, home prices are rising across Canada. What’s going on?

        This week on Down to Business, Benjamin Tal, deputy chief economist at CIBC, spoke about a report he authored earlier this month…

        Robo-advising made Wealthsimple's reputation, but COVID-19 day-trading helped make it a unicorn: Geoff Zochodne

        Wealthsimple Technologies Inc. rose to prominence as a result of its robo-adviser investing service, but it may have pandemic-driven day trading to thank for turning it into a unicorn.

        The Toronto-based financial startup announced Wednesday that i…

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