Skip to Main Content
 Canaccord Genuity Corp.

Click here to subscribe to our free newsletter!

 

 

Please explore our insights, meant to educate and provoke your thought on financial topics and market trends. We also have a section dedicated to Gerry’s Corner, with interesting articles on a variety of non-technical topics that are a great read.

Thales of Miletus: A Hero for the Modern Investor

Sometimes ancient history has lessons for modern investors. Thales of Miletus (c. 620 BC – 545 BC) was an early philosopher, mathematician, and astronomer from the Greek city of Miletus in Ionia (modern-day Turkey)....

Read more

Business Owners: Your Most Valuable Asset is You.

While there are many insurance options available, the needs of the business and the types of insurance required may change as the business evolves: from the business’s initial development, through its growth and eventually to succession....

Read more

Alternative Protein: Another Use for Mushrooms

As the planet’s growing population (estimated to reach 9.8 billion by 2050) requires more and more food, its food production will need to be increasingly sustainable and efficient, and mushrooms might offer an attractive path forward....

Read more

RESP Withdrawals – Think Strategically

As you look forward, here are some potential considerations for withdrawal strategies relating to the RESP....

Read more

Are We Entering into a Commodities Supercycle?

When the COVID-19 pandemic first struck, the world’s appetite for raw materials plummeted. That will happen in a worldwide lockdown. As demand fell, so did prices. Yet it was not long before they were soaring again....

Read more

Goals-Based Investing: An Approach that Puts Investors First

For those who use this approach, the objective is not to generate superior returns or beat an index over the short term, but instead to manage investments to achieve measurable goals over the longer term....

Read more

Better Days: The Return of the Canadian Energy Sector

Oil is back. The Canadian energy industry as represented by the BlackRock iShares S&P/TSX Capped Energy Index ETF (XEG:TSX) is up 48% year to date....

Read more

Four Insurance Strategies for High-Net-Worth Investors

This is where permanent insurance can play a role. Given historically low interest rates, life insurance is increasingly being considered as an alternative to low-risk, fixed-income investments....

Read more

FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Trends in Agribusiness for 2021

“Agribusiness” is the business sector that encompasses farming and farming related commercial activities and involves all the steps required to send an agricultural good to market – namely production, processing, and distribution....

Read more

Women & Wealth: The Gender Question

Do women and men have different investing behaviors? Over the years, many studies have explored potential gender differences in investing, with varying results....

Read more