Where Does the Tech Sector Stand After Winter Earnings Season?

By Ambrose O’Callaghan The technology sector has put together a strong performance in the year-over-year period as of early afternoon trading on Tuesday, February 6, 2024. For example, the S&P 500 Information Technology Index has delivered a year-over-year return...

3 Things to Know About the RRSP Contribution Deadline

By Ambrose O’Callaghan A Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) is a registered account that is offered to Canadian citizens that is designed to help them save and better prepare for their eventual retirement. This registered account was first introduced in 1957 to...

Navigating Short, Medium, and Long-Duration Fixed Income in 2024

By Ambrose O’Callaghan Fixed income securities are financial instruments that have defined terms between a borrower, or issuer, and a lender, or investor. Bonds are typically issued by a government, corporation, federal agency, or other organization. These...

Harvest ETFs in 2023: A Year in Review

By Ambrose O’Callaghan Harvest ETFs in 2023: A Year in Review The past year has been a hectic one for Canadian investors. However, despite the turbulence, the S&P/TSX Composite Index was still up 5.1% so far in 2023 as of close on Wednesday, December 13....

When Should You Invest in Bonds?

By Ambrose O’Callaghan When Should You Invest in Bonds? Bonds were viewed as a conservative, even boring, asset class coming into the latter half of the 2000s. However, the 2007-2008 financial crisis changed that viewpoint. Bonds significantly outperformed...