Market Insights: Market Commentary – A Secret the Investing Pros Keep to Themselves

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Jul 31, 2020

Macroeconomic and market developments Equity markets were roughly flat in Canada for the week. In the US, the Dow Jones was down slightly while the S&P500 was up slightly. The US markets were helped once again by strength in large tech names like Apple...

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Market Insights: Market Commentary

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Jul 24, 2020

Macroeconomic and market developments The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide surpassed 15 million. The U.S. continued to struggle to contain the spread of the virus, with California taking over from New York as the state with the highest number...

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Market Insights: Market Commentary

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Jul 17, 2020

Macroeconomic and market developments North American equity markets moved higher this week, with investors gaining confidence from coronavirus vaccine trial developments and improving employment and economic data as businesses in several regions re-opened...

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Market Insights: Second Quarter Wrap-up

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Jul 13, 2020

Market Update While the first quarter of 2020 was dominated by anxiety surrounding the initial outbreak of COVID-19 and the ensuing lockdowns and capital market declines, the second quarter demonstrated a remarkable bounce back in those markets – even...

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Wealth Strategies: Family Income Splitting - CRA NEW Reduced Loan Rate

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Jul 08, 2020

The accounting firm Bennett Jones has written up an insightful update below on how to effectively income split with family members in order to reduce your overall household tax load. If you wish to learn more and discuss how this might be applicable to...

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Market Insights: Market Commentary

Published by Milestone Wealth Management Ltd. on Jul 03, 2020

Market developments In a shortened week, North American equity markets rebounded from last week’s decline, weighing positive vaccine data from Pfizer and BioNTech against growing COVID-19 outbreaks in the U.S. The Supreme Court of Canada dismissed an...

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