In 2011, Marc Andreessen famously quipped, “software is eating the world.” Andreessen could have been talking about startups like Uber and Airbnb, which have disrupted and upended [...]
In the fast-moving world of technology investing, it doesn’t get any bigger than the two predominant global tech giants, Google and Apple. While Google is focused on search and onl[...]
The solar energy market had its best year ever in 2014. In the US, 32% of new power-generating capacity was attributed to solar power last year, ranking it second only to natural g[...]
When it comes to why a client chooses to establish or end a relationship with a financial advisor,  the ultimate reason is bottom-line performance. The goal of investing is to make[...]
The UK’s benchmark share index, the FTSE 100, sailed through the 7000 barrier for the first time on Friday, March 20, 2015, and closed at just over 7022 – its highest level since t[...]
India, the world’s second-most-populated country with 1.21 billion people (according to the 2011 census), and the third-largest economy (in purchasing power parity terms) having ov[...]
On 15th January, Target Corporation announced its plans to halt operations in Canada and shut down its 133 Canadian stores only two years after its debut in Ontario. Target has los[...]
#1 Make One This may sound quite trivial but the first resolution is simply to make one. If you’re wondering why you are in a bad financial situation going into 2015, it is because[...]
Canada has one of the best standards of living in the world and managed to survive the last global financial meltdown relatively well compared to other developed countries, such as[...]
The majority of Canadians have not accumulated enough savings to sustain them after their retirement, according to a survey by the Conference Board of Canada. The study, designed t[...]