Fierce debate is swirling around High Frequency Trading (HFT) on Wall Street and business websites thanks to Flash Boys: A Wall Street Revolt, the latest book by bestselling author[...]
November is Financial Literacy Month in Canada – a significant time of the year when the focus is on spreading awareness among Canadians about various financial matters, whic[...]
Since the financial markets meltdown in 2007-2008, countries in the EU have been from one economic crisis to another. The ECB has had to bail out countries like Greece, Cyprus, Spa[...]
By Sara Gilbert I hear a lot that I should have a different approach with female investors; let it be prospects or the wives of my clients. Is this really true or is it simply anot[...]
The automobile industry has helped maintain global dependence on fossil fuels over renewable energy sources. One exception is Norwegian-owned Tesla Motors, which has a plant locate[...]
The old song says, “Love is lovelier the second time around,” and that may be true. The life lessons that help make a second marriage successful, however, may also cause challenges[...]
For the past year or more, e-cigarettes have been touted as a darling to replace traditional tobacco cigarettes. The ‘smokes’ don’t contain tobacco and don’t have any smoke per se,[...]
Economic downturn, changes in social behavior, and a society that enjoys living longer have contributed to conflicting demands on the ‘sandwich generation’. The group has earned th[...]
Twitter has had a volatile month in December. The stock fell dramatically on the New York Stock Exchange after sell-side analysts downgraded it, only to then quickly surge in value[...]
Despite Wally Weitz’s strong track record, the value investor has more recently decided to stockpile cash, with around 30% of his fund invested in cash and bonds. While value inves[...]