David Burns Post Thumbnails
Market Update – May 29, 2020

29 May 2020

States and provinces across North America continue to loosen quarantine restrictions, and in some cases, re-open completely, albeit with social distancing recommendations still being encouraged. While there have been some issues in certain states, notably in Wisconsin where a spike occurred two weeks after re-opening, we have seen some success in managing this virus while […]

Read More…

David Burns Post Thumbnails
Market Update – May 22, 2020

22 May 2020

Throughout Canada and the US, states and provinces continue to scale back on the lockdown regulations, with markets generally performing well with the expectation of an economic re-opening. Additionally, several other developments, both at home and abroad, occurred, which also affected the markets. A list of these developments can be found here: Justin Trudeau announced […]

Read More…

David Burns Post Thumbnails
Market Update – May 15, 2020

15 May 2020

Unfortunately, economic projections from Jerome Powell, Chairman of the US Federal Reserves, on Wednesday the 13th, resulted in fairly substantial negative returns this week. Mr. Powell, discussed his view that the pandemic will have long term adverse economic effects, including his view that the markets are overvalued due to the various stimulus packages businesses have […]

Read More…

David Burns Post Thumbnails
Market Update – May 8, 2020

8 May 2020

As we continue to navigate uncharted territory with respect to the ongoing health crisis, market indicators like the VIX show that the level of volatility we are currently experiencing looks to persist throughout the year. As discussed in the previous market update, sent on May 1st, when the VIX index is above 20, analysts consider […]

Read More…

David Burns Post Thumbnails
Market Update – May 1, 2020

1 May 2020

The VIX, a market volatility measurement discussed in the market update letter sent on April 10th, showed positive signs early this week that the markets were reverting to a more normalized structure. This was due to the fact that the VIX closed lower than its predicted future value for the first time since Feb 21, […]

Read More…

David Burns Post Thumbnails
Market Update – April 10, 2020

10 April 2020

The world continues to react to the ongoing COVID-19 health pandemic, with new information coming out with respect to the various economic stimulus packages, as well as the various quarantine and self-isolation regulations. As the world settles down into this new normal, it appears that the markets have started to settle as well, with strong […]

Read More…

Our News

20 May 2022
How to Promote Mental Health and Wellbeing in the Workplace
Read More >
27 January 2022
How to Use Whole Life Insurance to Create Wealth
Read More >
27 July 2021
Market Update
Read More >