Tag: financial crisis
Mathew Harrison

Time to Re-establish Trust

Investor optimism is at a low point due to a lack of confidence in the financial system, and the reasons for this are many and varied. From the financial crisis of 2008 that erased a significant amount of investor savings … Read More →

Rob Barbara

Emotional Investing is Bad for your Wealth

Each year I visit my Alma Mater, the Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario, to teach a seminar to MBA students. It’s one of the highlights of my year because I’m given a soapbox by my … Read More →

Richard Rooney

Sources of Volatility in Equity Markets

Since the world financial crisis began in mid-2008, high-quality investments have greatly outperformed lower-quality ones. It hasn’t been a straight line outperformance by any means, given the bouts of government risk subsidization that we have seen in 2009 and 2010, … Read More →