Trading with a discount broker could actually cost you money

Trading with a discount broker could actually cost you money

In 2018, trading online through a discount broker, rather than with a full-service broker, has become the preferred option for many investors. But risks remain.
The main advantage of switching to a discount broker is lower commissions. And commission rates can be even cheaper if you… Read More

Safer Investments for Retirees: How to Retire With Less Stress

Safer Investments for Retirees: How to Retire With Less Stress

Generally we see safer investments for retirees as ones that focus on a long-term conservative strategy and make calculated use of RRSPs and RRIFs to boost returns
Retirement planning is becoming more difficult for Canadians because they’re living longer and need larger retirement nest eggs. This… Read More

Diversify with these non-bank financials

Most investors typically hold two, three or more of the big five Canadian banks. That makes sense given their steady profit growth and rising dividends. They also give investors exposure to a wide variety of financial services, including mutual funds, retirement planning and insurance.
Even so,… Read More

What are blue chip companies?

What are blue chip companies?

A blue chip company definition and some examples of blue chip companies we recommend
You may be surprised to find out that the root of the term “blue chip” stems from the game of poker, as the blue chips represent the highest value. At TSI Network,… Read More

Rise in surgical robots will drive growth for Mazor Robotics

Rise in surgical robots will drive growth for Mazor Robotics

A Member of Pat McKeough’s Inner Circle recently requested his advice on an Israeli company in a rapidly-growing area of medicine.

Mazor Robotics develops systems for computer-assisted surgery, specifically spinal and brain surgeries. The company has produced two robotic systems; it receives 57% of its… Read More