Avoid the pitfalls of Investment Biases when considering Alternatives for your Portfolio
05th Jul, 2021
Avoid the pitfalls of Investment Biases when considering Alternatives for your Portfolio
Research has shown us that investors are often compelled to act based on certain preconceived biases. These biases, whether conscious or not, skew their decision-making process in a way that could adv... Read More
CMI’s State of the Market: Housing Market Continues to Stabilize Following Record-Breaking Run
23rd Jun, 2021
CMI’s State of the Market: Housing Market Continues to Stabilize Following Record-Breaking Run
Canada’s red-hot housing market continued to moderate in May, as tighter inventories and higher valuations contributed to a broad decline in home sales. However, sales and price levels remain histor... Read More
Invest with confidence in CMI Mortgage Investment Corporation (MIC) funds
14th Jun, 2021
Invest with confidence in CMI Mortgage Investment Corporation (MIC) funds
Portfolio managers have observed an interesting relationship over the past three months: Stocks and bonds have exhibited the strongest positive correlation this century. While far from an iron-clad in... Read More
Why MICs Have a Place in Every Investment Portfolio
01st Jun, 2021
Why MICs Have a Place in Every Investment Portfolio
In an era of record-low interest rates, market volatility and unprecedented fiscal and monetary intervention, investors need to think outside the box when constructing their portfolio. Within the US $... Read More
CMI State of the Market: Canada’s Housing Market Remains on Solid Footing in April
19th May, 2021
CMI State of the Market: Canada’s Housing Market Remains on Solid Footing in April
Canada’s housing market showed signs of moderation in April, though underlying conditions remained highly favourable amid strong demand and constricted supply. Despite a month-to-month decline in sa... Read More
CMI State of the Market: Canadian Housing Market Experiences Much Needed Restraint as Property Values Soar
28th Jul, 2021
CMI State of the Market: Canadian Housing Market Experiences Much Needed Restraint as Property Values Soar
Canada’s red-hot housing market showed further signs of stabilizing in June, as sales declined for a third consecutive month amid razor-thin inventories and rising prices. Despite posting consecutiv... Read More
Avoid the pitfalls of Investment Biases when considering Alternatives for your Portfolio
05th Jul, 2021
Avoid the pitfalls of Investment Biases when considering Alternatives for your Portfolio
Research has shown us that investors are often compelled to act based on certain preconceived biases. These biases, whether conscious or not, skew their decision-making process in a way that could adv... Read More
CMI’s State of the Market: Housing Market Continues to Stabilize Following Record-Breaking Run
23rd Jun, 2021
CMI’s State of the Market: Housing Market Continues to Stabilize Following Record-Breaking Run
Canada’s red-hot housing market continued to moderate in May, as tighter inventories and higher valuations contributed to a broad decline in home sales. However, sales and price levels remain histor... Read More
Invest with confidence in CMI Mortgage Investment Corporation (MIC) funds
14th Jun, 2021
Invest with confidence in CMI Mortgage Investment Corporation (MIC) funds
Portfolio managers have observed an interesting relationship over the past three months: Stocks and bonds have exhibited the strongest positive correlation this century. While far from an iron-clad in... Read More
Why MICs Have a Place in Every Investment Portfolio
01st Jun, 2021
Why MICs Have a Place in Every Investment Portfolio
In an era of record-low interest rates, market volatility and unprecedented fiscal and monetary intervention, investors need to think outside the box when constructing their portfolio. Within the US $... Read More
What are the Benefits of a Dividend Reinvestment Plan?
What are the Benefits of a Dividend Reinvestment Plan (DRIP)? Record volatility has made 2020 one of the most difficult investment climates in recent memory. A public health crisis, economic distress and geopolitical tensions have forced many investors to reevaluate ...
Modern Portfolio Theory
In 1952, economist Harry Markowitz introduced Modern Portfolio Theory (MPT) in an essay for which he won a Nobel Prize in Economics. This model has served as a cornerstone for modern finance and has inspired both praise and criticism.  MPT’s premise rests on the...
CMI Launches its Third MIC Fund to Investors
CMI MIC Prime Mortgage Fund offers investors a conservative, low-risk investment solution. TORONTO, ONTARIO (June 2, 2020) - CMI announced today that they will be launching their third and latest Mortgage Investment Corporation (MIC) fund to the market on July 1, 2020. ...
Alternatives in fixed income investing
The COVID-19 pandemic has sent shockwaves throughout the economy. Stock and bond markets have been spiraling as both corporate profits and interest rates have fallen in response to this unprecedented historic event. It appears that uncertainty will remain in the market ...
Assessing Risk and Return of Investments
Investors make decisions by assessing an investment’s return versus its potential risks. A higher yield is expected of a riskier investment, and conversely, lower returns are associated with low-risk ventures. For example, a downtown premium office in Vancouver retur...