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Finding A Needle In A Haystack

Finding A Needle In A Haystack

The Journal | July 2021

Metro Inc. (grocer) and Generac (power generation) are just two examples of companies that have managed to shed their “small-cap” company skin to join the ranks of the largest companies...

Drawing An Income

Drawing An Income

The Journal | June 2021

Are you using (or soon to be using) your investment portfolios to supplement your annual income? In this discussion, which was featured during the 2021 Burgundy Forum, Investment Counsellors Mathew Ha...

Opportunity Knocks

Opportunity Knocks

The Journal | March 2021

Investment Analyst Irena Petkovic invites us into her first year at Burgundy, which happened to coincide with the year of COVID-19. In this exploratory piece, Irena delves into the world...

Avoid the Traps and Prevent a Fall

Avoid the Traps and Prevent a Fall

The Journal | February 2021

As he sifts through the noise of a 24-hour news cycle, Investment Analyst Donald Gawel offers insight into the world of value investing and valuation. Using case studies as evidence...

Active Management vs. Passive Investing: A Fixed Income Perspective

Active Management vs. Passive Investing: A Fixed Income Perspective

The Journal | December 2020

When comparing the debt markets to the S&P 500 Index, famed financial journalist James Grant called them “illiquid and inefficient,” adding that it’s “part of their charm.” While...

Why Bonds?

Why Bonds?

The Journal | November 2020

In today’s environment of low interest rates, Portfolio Manager James Arnold tackles the million-dollar question in fixed income by breaking down the fundamental reasons for why investors should own...

Looking Back at Tech

Looking Back at Tech

The Journal | August 2020

Against the constant barrage of tech stocks news, Investment Counsellor Philip Doyle does some decluttering. In this piece, he evaluates how the market’s fixation on technology has left some...

Minerva: the Women of Burgundy Magazine, Issue 3

PDF: Minerva: the Women of Burgundy Magazine, Issue 3

Minerva | July 2020

The third issue of Minerva, a publication by the Women of Burgundy. Minerva aims to foster curiosity, confidence and continual growth in investors....

A Bondholder's Guide to Grading Desolate Dining Rooms and Vacant Venues

A Bondholder's Guide to Grading Desolate Dining Rooms and Vacant Venues

The Journal | June 2020

Amid COVID-19 uncertainty, Portfolio Manager James Arnold provides insight into the elusive world of bonds. In this educational piece, James sheds light on the role of ratings and offers perspective...

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