News & Views

News & Views

Is Private Equity in for a Growth Spurt?

April 6, 2016

Michael Prittie provides some great insight into the current private equity environment in his article recently published by Wealth Professional magazine.

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Modern day ETFs offer a world of choice & styles

May 25, 2015

Not long ago, investors seeking to replicate equity index returns on a low cost basis only had a handful of options including SPDRs (State Street Global Advisors S&P500 depository receipts), a collection of WEB offerings (MSCI World Equity Benchmark Series country index securities), or perhaps even owned Canada’s own TIPs (Toronto 35 Index Participation Units).

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Portfolio construction and asset allocation considerations

May 25, 2015

When constructing a portfolio, the retail investor needs to take into consideration many different factors and priorities. Time horizon and tax considerations are two key aspects. 

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Investor “swims upstream”

March 4, 2015

Portland Holdings owns plenty of big-ticket items — including resorts, TV stations, a bank and numerous financial services providers. He says he loves the challenges of working in what he calls the world’s most dynamic industry — investing — but loves the generosity that money affords him even more.

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Private Market Investing: differences, benefits and…

February 9, 2015

An insightful piece written by Raymond Sawicki, Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer Mandeville Private Client Inc., for The Private Capital Markets magazine (formerly the Exempt Market Update).

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Wealthy Investors Want More Private Equity

February 4, 2015

While the affluent population has always invested in privately held firms, interest in private equity as an asset class has surged in recent years prompting a commensurate response from the financial community.

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