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Top Funds' Activity in Q4 2017

Brandon Kochkodin, Hema Parmar and Katia Porzecanski of Bloomberg report, Hedge Funds Are Dumping Facebook and Google:Billionaire David Tepper’s Appaloosa Management more than tripled its stake in Apple Inc. and almost doubled its holding of Facebook Inc. in the final three months of last year.Ap ...

Self-inflicted

“My former student,” says Jon, “who is a shift supervisor at Starbucks while studying music education just bought a condo… with her man who she hasn’t been dating more than a year. Don’t know what he does, but he’ll be commuting to it!” And he adds: “There will always be a greate ...

Canadian HNW investors favour equities

Investors’ open-mindedness gives advisors a chance to diversify their clients’ portfolios The post Canadian HNW investors favour equities appeared first on Investment Executive. ...

BioAmber Gets Little Love From Investors on Valentine’s Day

by Debra Fiakas Management of sustainable chemical developer BioAmber (BIOA:  NYSE; BIOA:  TSX) have not been feeling much love from the capital markets.  The BioAmber team just wants some consideration for its proprietary platform for production of bio-based succinic acid.  Historically su ...

RRSP contributions rose in 2016

Canadians deposited more than $40 billion into their plans, averaging $3,000 per contribution The post RRSP contributions rose in 2016 appeared first on Investment Executive. ...

China's Bond Markets - Two Reasons Why the Year of the Dog Might Have Some Bite

The Year of the Dog may not be known for being the most auspicious, but for China’s local, renminbi-denominated bond market it may prove momentous. I see two likely drivers of increased foreign investment as the government continues to lower the barriers to entry. ...

Canadians snap up foreign equities in December

Foreign investors just can’t seem to get enough of Canadian securities The post Canadians snap up foreign equities in December appeared first on Investment Executive. ...

Wendys (WEN) Stock: Heading Up On Dividend And Buyback Announcement

Wendys Co (NASDAQ: WEN) is having an incredibly strong start to the trading session this morning after making an announcement in the extended session yesterday. First and foremost, the company announced that it would be raising its quarterly dividend. It also announced that the Board of Directors h ...

Tech Talk for Friday February 16th 2018

Next Tech Talk report Next report is released on Tuesday February 20th. Monday is a holiday in the U.S. and Canada. Pre-opening Comments for Friday February 16th U.S. equity index futures were higher this morning. S&P 500 futures were up 3 points in pre-opening trade. Index futures were virtually ...

Unconstrained: How Bond Investors Can Embrace Volatility

Untethered to traditional bond benchmarks, unconstrained bond strategies can respond to current changing market conditions in various ways. ...