Max Kirouac, CFA

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How To Navigate a Bear Market

Posted on: May 30, 2022

2022 has not been a kind year to financial assets. Many investors have found themselves in the midst of trying to figure out how to navigate a bear market. Here’s a look at year-to-date returns as of May 11th:

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Should I Buy Twitter Stock Before it Goes Private?

Posted on: May 3, 2022

There has been no shortage of alarming headlines in 2022. War in Ukraine rages on. High inflation and corresponding interest rate concerns have many worried about a looming recession. Covid stubbornly persists, weighing on the economic prospects of China and other countries.

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Why do Gas Prices Rise Quickly, but Fall Slowly?

Posted on: March 25, 2022

Summary: Gas Prices 101 Ben Carlson has been talking about the dislocation between crude oil prices and gas prices for years. I think that he summed it up perfectly in this tweet:

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Some Tips to Maximize the Effectiveness of your RRSP

Posted on: March 11, 2022

For a lot of Canadians, this is the only time of year that much thought is given to RRSPs. RRSPs have traditionally been the primary means of saving for retirement in a tax advantaged way. Despite this, operational complexity of RRSPs prevents many from taking maximum advantage of these accounts. As more and more pension plans shift from defined benefit to defined contribution, effective use of RRSPs will be crucial for fulfilling retirement goals.

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