After posting big gains in the first half of the year, real estate investment trusts (REITs) appear to be running out of steam. Here, Gordon Pape investigates.
As of the close of trading on Sept. 12, the S&P/TSX Capped REIT Index was down three per...Read More»
After losing 78 per cent of its value in the tech crash, the index has clawed its way back to new record territory. Here, Gordon Pape investigates.
There was a lot of elation when the Dow and S&P 500 hit all-time highs this summer. But for me the...Read More»
Donald Trump wants to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). This could be bad news for Canadian business.
Watching Donald Trump's...Read More»
The fallout from Brexit is dominating headlines right now, but investors have a lot more to be concerned about as we move into the second half of 2016....Read More»
How much do the financial realities of differing economic eras shape one's attitude toward money?
The year you were born might affect:
1 Your attitude...Read More»
The prospect that British voters will elect to leave the European Union in next Thursday's referendum has rattled even the staid U.S. Federal Reserve...Read More»
One year ago, I created an income portfolio designed for Tax-Free Savings Accounts (TFSAs). That was right after the former Conservative government raised...Read More»
Gordon Pape is launching a new series on the stocks that are leading the TSX higher in 2016. First up, Franco-Nevada.
Last Friday, the TSX closed at...Read More»
Using TFSAs to generate cash flow pays off.
One year ago, I created an income portfolio designed for Tax-Free Savings Accounts (TFSAs). That was right...Read More»
When the government introduced a new 33 per cent tax bracket, Canadians were assured that only those with income over $200,000 would be affected. But...Read More»
A reader wants to use his plan to buy a retirement home in Nova Scotia.
Q — What do you know about RRSP mortgages? Here is the background: I...Read More»