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The Great Rotation?

The Great Rotation? It’s been an interesting few weeks on the markets with the high-flyers of 2020 taking a few steps back and the browbeaten underperformers of Covid driving the market ever higher. The following is a quick snapshot of some of the market’s winners and losers so far this year, which...

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CoViD Work from Home Tax Tips

Working from home through CoViD? We’re looking ahead in this month’s IMI to help ensure you get the best deductions possible in exchange for being trapped inside for the past 11 months!!! Due to the exceptional circumstances last year, CRA has made available two different methods for claiming work-from-home...

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2020 Business Review

What can be said about 2020… “The worst year ever” has been thrown around a lot, and for the marginalized, those sequestered in long-term cares, and those with young kids trapped inside the house, it certainly felt like it at times. As students of history, it was a thought-provoking year where we...

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Bothersome Bonds

“The stock market is a device to transfer money from the impatient to the patient.”— Warren Buffett In times of “peak uncertainty”, it is often tempting to run for the hills and put all your money under the mattress or, in the investment world, move to cash or bonds. In this month’s newsletter we...

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FOMO Rally

“In the short run, the market is a voting machine, but in the long run, it is a weighing machine.”  - Benjamin Graham When the big ball dropped announcing the New Year, the general consensus for the S&P500, the U.S.’ largest stock market, was that while valuations were a little high...

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CoViD & Corrections

 “The time to buy is when there is blood in the street.  Even your own.”  - John D. Rockefeller  Understandably, the past few months have been a time of great uncertainty and anxiety for all investors.  Retirees and even those with decades of investing ahead of them...

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COVID19 Impact Analysis

  I recently came across the following on social media… “One of the worst days so far for Coronavirus was the 10th of February.  On that day, 108 persons in China died of Coronavirus. But every single day, around the rest of the world, an average of: 26,283 people die of Cancer 46,575...

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InWP: 2019 Year-in-Review

A truly transformative year for Innova Wealth Partners!  At the start of 2019, our sister company, Innova Wealth Management of Aligned Capital Partners Inc. had a single advisor and administered more than $50 million in client assets between 115 full-services families.  Thanks to two mergers...

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An Upside Down World

A client recently asked me what concerned me the most regarding the stock markets. Not one to let a good opportunity to hear myself talk slip by, I offered a ‘teaser’ of an answer: Impotence and Populists. In this month’s IMI, we share ‘what keeps me up at night’ with regards to today’s stock markets...

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