Accounting for Intangible Assets: The New Value Investing

Harris Associates believes that the most significant investments firms are making today are value-creating intangible assets like intellectual property.

  • September 4, 2018
Preferred Shares in a Rising Rate Environment

Find out how preferred shares may perform in a rising rate environment.

Recession Watch

A look at the potential path of the global economy, potential headwinds to growth, and the likelihood of a recession in the near-term.

Finding Value in International Equity Markets

David Herro discusses active management, his international equity market outlook, and finding value in today’s volatile landscape.

Midyear Global Macro Outlook 2018

Perspectives on how global growth, trade, geopolitics and central bank policies may affect investor portfolios.

2018 Midyear Update and Outlook

Clouds on the horizon: five capital market story lines to watch in the second half of 2018.

Managing Fixed Income Allocations in a Rising Rate Environment

Research suggests some fixed income allocations may need to be readjusted to align with a rising interest rate environment.

Reflections on the Stock Market Correction

Chief Investment Strategist Dave Lafferty shares his views on recent market volatility and what investors might be able to expect moving forward.

Canadian Preferred Shares Mixed in December From Illiquid Conditions

Illiquid conditions, two new issues, and strength of the floating rate sector were part of a mixed market performance scenario in December.

Good Investor Demand Pushed Preferred Share Prices Higher and Yields Lower in November

Good investor demand pushed preferred share prices higher and yields lower in November, while two new issues came to market.

Understanding Why Stock Market Volatility Has Been Muted

Steady economic expansion and strong corporate profit growth, along with low price correlation across individual stocks, have driven realized stock market volatility to record lows.

Good Investor Demand Push Preferred Share Prices Higher in October

Preferred share prices moved higher in October, driven by lack of new issues, lower bank issuance concerns, and solid investor demand.

4 Reasons Why the VIX May Double in the Next Year

Identifying key factors and risks that could cause stock market volatility to increase in the coming months.

Preferred Share Market Enjoyed a Strong Month in September as Investors Focused on the Favourable Economic Conditions

Favourable economic conditions, a BOC interest hike, and good corporate creditworthiness translated into a strong preferred shares market for September.

Preferred Share Market Declined in August as Risk-Off Sentiment Permeated Most Financial Markets

Risk-off sentiment across global markets, driven primarily by geopolitical tensions, led to a decline in the preferred shares market in August.