Finance Minister Michael de Jong tabled the 2017 British Columbia provincial budget on February 21, 2017. The minister projects a balanced budget for the fifth consecutive fiscal year, with surpluses in each of the next three years of the fiscal plan.
We believe that informed investors make better decisions. When you understand how markets work – and how human psychology can get in the way, you are more likely to stick to a long-term plan. Developing the skills and knowledge to make smart and informed decisions helps you become more financially confident and empowered. We share our insights and experience through these articles, research pieces, videos and white papers.
Our team has been busy with a few charitable initiatives we’re excited to tell you about. Our main focus has been to make a positive difference for children and youth in our community.
Every year brings its share of surprises. But how many of us could have imagined/predicted that 2016 would see the Chicago Cubs win the World Series, Bob Dylan receive the Nobel Prize in Literature, Britain voting to leave the European Union, Donald Trump elected president and the Dow Jones Industrial Average close out the year a whisker away from 20,000?
Americans will soon head to the polls to elect the next president of the United States. While the outcome is unknown, one thing is for certain: There will be a steady stream of opinions from pundits and prognosticators about how the election will impact the stock market.