Some interesting stories (& potential) in this article!
"Stocks have generally climbed during presidents' first year in office, a few times even more than they have under Donald Trump. The market would most likely have gone up under Hillary Clinton as well if she had been victorious. That's how sentiment works" https://bloom.bg/2mWv3im
I have yet to meet someone from Newfoundland that I didn't like - so while this story is amazing, I'm not actually all that surprised! https://tgam.ca/2BfYbWf
Great infographic from RJ on the outlook for investors in the coming year:
The importance of diversification: "a boring way to invest but it’s the simplest form of risk control for those who would like to avoid going broke or losing their mind in the markets" + always remember: "No asset class outperforms always and forever."
Great chart in here. "It dwarfed the Nasdaq Composite Index’s gain during the headiest days of the 1990s. Going further back, it comfortably outstripped the Mississippi and South Sea bubbles of the 1700s. It even topped the Dutch tulipmania of the 1630s"
Approx. 90% of people fail to keep their New Year's resolutions. Don't be one of them: https://tgam.ca/2D6PwHD
Some good tips to keep in mind as we get closer to tax season: https://tgam.ca/2mylVQQ
When so many global resources are devoted to curbing crime, anti-money laundering, etc it is not surprising that governments are looking at cryptocurrencies:
Good little clip from CNBC interview with Raymond James chief investment strategist:
"In terms of cryptocurrencies, generally, I can say with almost certainty that they will come to a bad ending," - Warren Buffett
Many successful women (& men!) are realizing that taking care of themselves has the added benefit of taking care of their businesses and shareholders.
"With sporting incomes at historic highs, players are left to ponder what to do with their disposable income. One way to build their brands and do some good at the same time is through philanthropy."
Some good ideas that you may not have otherwise thought about: