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Dec. 2012
Fiscal Cliff. As I mentioned in the previous newsletter, I did not view the 'cliff' as being the road to perdition but rather far less ominous

Nov. 2012

Sept. 2012
Markets – Keep the Corks in the Champagne: There have been several very positive events over the past couple of weeks .....

August 2012
Markets - Canada: Before sending out this newsletter, I wanted to wait for CDN bank earnings which looked very positive .....

July 2012
The EU is still tremulous at best but Mario Draghi is singing the right notes that the ECB ‘will do anything to save the Euro’ .....

June 2012
The Euro dirge is still with us, an astigmatism that obfuscates potential opportunities in other markets. Caution however is still required as the US growth story, .....

May 2012
The machinations of Europe’s debt ridden economies have flung a shroud over American markets despite the fact that many market sectors .....

April 2012
Claymore purchased by iShares/Blackrock. I met with Trevor Cummings, the iShares rep., last week and although there......

March 2012
As we have been saying for months, the recovery in U.S. markets has been robust even if economic growth has been constrained with ...........

February 2012
Housekeeping RRSP TFSA: While most clients have already forwarded their RRSP contributions, we can facilitate transfers for you by EFT ...........

January 2012
Housekeeping RRSP Receipts. Some of these have already been mailed by NBCN and you can expect yours soon. We will also be preparing our receipts for investment management. Please remember that this is a receipt NOT an invoice ...........


The firms investment strategy, focusing on ETFs and covered calls, has often been featured in the media.

John has appeared on BNN to describe covered call writing as well as to talk about coming trends in ETFs. He has also been mentioned in the many articles in the financial press.. He has been quoted in both Rob Carricks column in the Globe and several times in Jonathan Chevreau's work at the Post and in the Dow Jones Canada Newswire.

John has wrtten several articles including those that were published in the Barclays Global Advisor website,ishares.ca , the Financial Forum newsletter and in Pension and Benefits Monitor.

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