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Market Insights: Third Quarter Wrap-up

Published by Milestone Asset Management on Oct 13, 2017

  Third Quarter Wrap-up Market Update The third quarter was, overall, a very positive one for equity markets, especially with the U.S. hitting new highs (in local currency), and a rather difficult period... Continue reading

Wealth Strategies: Canada's best credit cards for 2017

Published by Milestone Asset Management on Sep 29, 2017

  Canada's best credit cards for 2017 As our society becomes increasingly credit-focused (as opposed to the cash-in-hand norm of years past), it’s good to pay close attention to the type of credit products... Continue reading

Market Insights: Leading indicator shows continued strength

Published by Milestone Asset Management on Sep 22, 2017

  Market Insights: Leading indicator shows continued strength One of the ten components of our Milestone Recession Risk™ Composite is the six-month rate of change of the six-month moving average of the... Continue reading

Market Insights: The world's closest trading relationship?

Published by Milestone Asset Management on Sep 15, 2017

  The world's closest trading relationship? Many people, particularly Americans, would probably be surprised to know that the United States' biggest customer is Canada. No, it's not Mexico or China. The... Continue reading

Retiring Abroad: How has the Canadian dollar affected plans to retire abroad?

Published by Milestone Asset Management on Sep 11, 2017

  How has the Canadian dollar affected plans to retire abroad? In the years leading up to retirement, Canadians start dreaming about how and where they would like to live once they are retired. For some... Continue reading

Market Insights: Macro Strategy

Published by Milestone Asset Management on Aug 25, 2017

  Macro Strategy From time to time, we like to share the views of Canaccord's Chief Market Strategist, Tony Dwyer, whose in-depth analysis of the U.S. market is very insightful. So as we progress through... Continue reading

Wealth Strategies: Minimizing Taxes on Your Estate

Published by Milestone Asset Management on Aug 16, 2017

  Minimizing taxes on your estate As the old adage goes, “nothing is certain but death and taxes”. So it is surprising that many of us are reluctant to address the issues that surround death, especially... Continue reading

Market Insights: S&P 500 low volatility streak ends at 58 days

Published by Milestone Asset Management on Aug 11, 2017

  Market Insights:  S&P 500 low volatility streak ends at 58 days It has been a very long time since we've seen the S&P 500 index move up or down more than 1% on a closing basis. In fact, it has been ... Continue reading

Wealth Strategies: How To - Estate planning for digital assets

Published by Milestone Asset Management on Jul 31, 2017

  How To: Estate planning for digital assets When we think of wills and estate planning we tend to think of our investments, properties, distribution of assets etc. But with this ever-changing world also... Continue reading

Market Insights: S&P500 posts 1153rd record high close, what happens next?

Published by Milestone Asset Management on Jul 28, 2017

  S&P500 posts 1153rd record high close since 1928, what happens next? If we were to do a poll of random investors, asking them this very same question, our guess is the answer would not be a positive... Continue reading