November 3, 2018
Neil Pasricha, Director, Institute for Global Happiness, leadership keynote speaker and bestselling author on realizing happiness even in a tough market. Joseph M. Farrell, Head of Research, Velocity Trade Capital on the state of the market after a poor October.
October 27, 2018
Brian Reynolds, Asset Class Strategist, Canaccord Genuity, on the credit market and how it is an indicator in the recent market downturn. Don Leslie, CFO/Investor Relations at A&W discusses product development including the popular beyond meant burger and franchise placement. Kevin Muir, Market Strategist, East West Investment Management on advice to millennials for investing and where the market goes from here.
October 20, 2018
Eric Zaunscherb, Metals and Mining Analyst, Canaccord Genuity on precious metals and the demand for minerals to produce batteries for electric vehicles and the costs involved. Alex Rea, Vice President of Homegrown Hydroponics Inc. and co-founder of Phytomedical Cannabis Consulting on how legalization of cannabis is affecting people growing their own cannabis; what kind of savings they can realize and what is involved. Bruce Linton, Chairman and CEO of Canopy Growth on cannabis legalization now that it has happened. Will the illegal market survive now that the product is legal?
October 13, 2018
Tony Dwyer, Chief Market Strategist, Canaccord Genuity, on the current state of the market. Are we near the bottom? Wilmont George Jr., Vice President, Tax, Retirement and Estate Planning at CI Investments on living longer; will your assets last as long as your life? How to plan and alter your investments for retirement years. Chris Seip, Chairman and CEO at Payfare on how his service makes instant payment to contract workers and employees in the gig economy. Maria Ripps, Principal and Senior Research Analyst, Internet Sector, Canaccord Genuity, on royalties in the music business and changes in recent years affecting the music industry.
October 6, 2018
Jean Sebastien Lavallee, Chairman and CEO Critical Elements, Quebec based lithium producer on the growing need for lithium due, in part, to electric cars. How his company is working towards production in 2020. Jodi Goodfellow, Founder of Start Up Fashion Week in Toronto and Montreal discusses evolving design, technology and branding in Canadian fashion. Rafi Tahmazian, Portfolio Manager and Director at Canoe Energy on the status of Canada's oil patch.
September 29, 2018
Michael Graham, Managing Director and Senior Equity Analyst, Canaccord Genuity on crypto currency; bitcoin and blockchain. What is the future looking like for these? Demi Chalkias, a female semi-professional race car driver. Her experience in carving out a career in a male dominated field and how she makes a living doing it. Rachel Whynot, Owner Founder Freedom, rachelwhynot.com, business coach for women on millenials and investments; where do they focus on putting their money?
September 22, 2018
Rachel Whynot, Owner, Founder Freedom ,rachelwhynot.com, business coach for women helping your entrepreneurs build their wealth with feel good lifestyle practices to avoid the pitfalls of stress while building their businesses. Camilo Lyon, US Retail Analyst, Canaccord Genuity on Nike's resurgence with controversial television advertisement. Canada Goose and Lululemon discussed. Are they still on trend? Bruce Linton, Chairman and CEO of Canopy Growth. Should those who own cannabis stocks in Canada be nervous when trying to cross the US border? Cannabis products for pain, women and couples in the bedroom and pets; what are they and are they effective?
September 15, 2018
Dr. Frank Santaguida, Vice President, Exploration - First Cobalt on mining cobalt, used for batteries in everything from mobile phones to electric cars. Scott Barney, former teammate of HiFi Radio cohost, Jack Hardill, retired Professional Hockey Player and current Assistant Coach of the Humboldt Broncos on recovering after the tragedy that devastated the team and the economic importance of hockey to small town Canada. Matt Bottomley, Healthcare Analyst, Canaccord Genuity on moving towards legalization of cannabis in Canada and our country's role in this market globally.
September 8, 2018
Jennifer Lynch, Estate Lawyer, Dale and Lessmann LLP on wills and finances. Is making accounts joint prior to death a good strategy to avoid probate fees? How can RRSPs be left in a will effectively? Why you should review and/or update your will every few years. Jed Dorsheimer, Sustainability - Energy and Power Technologies Analyst, Canaccord Genuity on all things Tesla; innovations and Elon Musk. Aleem Kanji, Lobbyist and Vice President of Government Relations, Sutherland Corporation Ltd., on lobbying and navigating the bureaucracy of muti-levels of government on behalf of clients.
August 25, 2018- Amos Nadler, Assistant Professor of Finance, University of Western Ontario, on his course which covers behavioral finance. Derek Dley, Consumer Products Analyst, Canaccord Genuity, on millennial consumer trends. Michael Graham, Technology, Media and Telecom Analyst, Canaccord Genuity on blockchain and crypto assets and which companies are investing here. How is Facebook doing in light of recent challenges to the company.
August 18, 2018 - Doug Grieve, Portfolio Manager with Slater Asset Management Lysander Funds, on preferred shares, what they are and how they can benefit your portfolio. Mark Noble, Senior Vice President at Horizons ETFs on investing in artificial intelligence. Dr. Clifford Redford, Veterinarian, Wellington Veterinary Hospital, on the cost of having a pet.
August 11, 2018 - Guest host, Fred Farncomb, Investment Advisor, Canaccord Genuity. Robert Jukes, Global Strategist, Canaccord Genuity on Brexit and market cycles. Find out where he thinks the market will go moving forward. Howard Lichtman, Spokesperson, Taste of the Danforth, on the neighbourhood's annual event supporting their local businesses, especially after a tragedy on the Danforth in Toronto.
August 4, 2018 - Jeff Blanco, Head of Foreign Exchange, Canaccord Genuity, on the Canadian dollar and what is going on in international currency. What does a weak Loonie mean to the average Canadian. Ron Meisels, founder of Phases and Cycles on what he thinks is the best tools for targeting stocks. FANG stocks discussed. Don Leslie, CFO, and Tom Newitt, Head of Marketing for A&W Canada, on why they have switched to French's ketchup and their position on using only steroid and hormone free beef.
July 28, 2018 - Keith Stata, owner, Highlands Cinema, Kinmount, Ontario on running an independent cinema and the changes in the entertainment industry challenging small theatre owners. Tony Dwyer, Chief Strategist, Canaccord Genuity, on the current state of the market and why it's a good time to buy. Also, machine versus human trading, Trump and trade and find out what Tony says is the key to the universe on trading and what three sectors you want to be in. Simon Akit, Global Head of Energy Sector, Canaccord Genuity, on Colombian oil and Suncor.
July 21, 2018 - Joseph Farrell, Head of Research, Velocity Trade Capital, on oil, our Loonie, agriculture and which market he thinks could go up 40% in the coming months. Brad Lamb, President of Brad Lamb Realty, on the cost of steel for builders with the Trump trade war; urban change in Canada affecting construction and home prices. Chris Watson, owner and Katie Wikowski, wedding planner at Belcroft Estate and Event Centre on the planning and the cost of a wedding in Canada.
July 14, 2018 - Joseph Farrell, Head of Research, Velocity Trade Capital, on global equity market and the mood right now and where he sees it going in the next 18-24 months. Bob Campbell, Sales and Marketing, Walker's Point Marina, Muskoka, Ontario on buying and selling recreational marine craft and tariffs being slapped on US made boats. Rob Young, Tech, Media and Telecom Analyst, Canaccord Genuity on Shopify, what it is and how it is doing in the market. Also discussed, on line gaming stocks.
July 7, 2018 - Kevin Muir, Market Strategist, East West Investment Management and author of The Macro Tourist Letter on Canadian banks versus US banks. Find out which has been a better investment up to now and which may be better moving forward. Brian Reynolds, Asset Class Specialist, Canaccord Genuity, on investing in the equity market now, is it a good idea? What balance in cash, stocks and bonds should an investor look to have in their portfolio? Rafi Tahmazian, Senior Portfolio Manager at Canoe Financial on the oil sector including Suncor and investment in Canada's oil patch. How is government policy affecting investment?
June 30, 2018 - Greg Schnell, Senior Technical Analyst, CMT, MFTA at StockCharts.com Inc., with his thoughts on a weakening of the market. He explains why he is a little bit concerned about the current situation. Michael Lavigne, Portfolio Manager for Fiera Capital's Systematic Investment Strategies (SIS) on why he does not see bonds as a safe haven if stocks fall. He explains how hedge funds work and why he feels they are a good addition to any portfolio. Chip Moore, Sustainability and Industrial Technology Analyst, Canaccord Genuity, on water focused stocks, Xylem and Ecolab.
June 23, 2018 - Scott Chan, Bank Analyst, Canaccord Genuity, on how Canadian banks continue to succeed and which bank is his favourite as an investment. Tony Dwyer, Chief Strategist, Canaccord Genuity, find out why he was recently labelled 'the biggest bull on Wall Street'. His thoughts on Trump and trade from south of the border. Nick Boynton, former NHL All Star and Stanley Cup Champion opens up about his struggle playing hockey in the NHL including the physical punishment and pressure to perform while injured. Also discussed, concussions, and the debilitating affect they have on players including depression and suicide.
June 16, 2018 - Martin Roberge, North American Portfolio Strategist, Canaccord Genuity, with his take on market cycles; where we are and where we are going. Should you keep your investments in Canadian stocks? Mike Graham, Technology, Media, Telecom and Internet Analyst, Canaccord Genuity with his thoughts on the hot stocks of Amazon, Facebook and Nextflix. David Addison, Executive Director of Toronto City Mission, the oldest and longest running mission in the city. If you have some money available, funding is always appreciated, needed and put to good use.
June 9, 2018 - Mike Walkley, Technology, Media and Telecom analyst, Canaccord Genuity on all things Apple: stock value, iphone cameras and watches discussed. Bruce Linton, CEO and Co-founder of Canopy Growth on the road toward cannabis legalization and what products his company will likely initially produce. What role will the government play and why. Which companies are a good investment with so many start ups in the sector. Brad Lamb, President of Brad Lamb Realty, on the red tape of zoning and dealing with city hall when building a new development. Why some developers never get off the ground, leaving builders and buyers frustrated.
June 2, 2018 - Don Vialoux - Author of StockTwits, @EquityClock on the seasonality of investing wealth. Should you sell in May and go away? Gordon Stein – Author of The Cash Flow Cookbook on how to grow your wealth by finding savings in your day to day expenses that you may not consider to be costing you very much. Listen to find out how much money you could save by following his ‘recipe’ for savings. It’s tasty! Brad Lamb – President of Brad Lamb Realty on how this successful real estate developer uses his business acumen to diversify into other areas such as acquisition of precious gems.
May 26, 2018 - Steven Bookman, Barrister and Solicitor, Steven Bookman Family Law, discusses family law and trusts. Can a judge dissolve a trust on the request of a beneficiary? How to protect your family cottage and business for future generations. John Johnston, Executive Vice President and Chief Strategist at Davis Rea with his take on global markets, asset classes and where we are at in the business cycle. Blake Frazer, Vice President and General Manager, Kawartha Dairy based in Bobcaygeon, Ontario. How a small family business survived 75 years and thrives. How they brand their product.
May 19, 2018 - HiFi Radio pre-empted by wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
May 12. 2018 - Alanna Harvey, CMO at Flipd Inc., an app/tool that allows users to lock out of distracting apps while they attempt to focus on other important tasks. How being too digitally connected can affect day to day interactions and productivity, is discussed. Dominic Treglia, Sommelier, Terroni's Restaurant, on wine as an investment. Which type of wine is best for this and how long you can expect to keep it for a profit. Linda Torry, University of Toronto, Business Development and Sales, Initiative for Women in Business and Bonnie Kim, Financial Services Representative, CIBC, on women/mothers reentering the work force after a prolonged absence; women gaining confidence and learning to market themselves.
May 5, 2018- Kevin Muir,and Tony Greer, co-founders of Whereisbeeks.com, a website devoted to stories and anecdotes from traders. Kent Moore, Ph.D Professor, Atmoshperic Physicist, University of Toronto on the benefits of being 'green' in business. Can profit and a 'green' mindset coexist? Jeffrey and Brandon Skurka, owner of Classica Imports onmen dressing for success in the workplace. What would a young man entering the corporate world expect to spend on a good suit?
April 28, 2018- Raj Lala, Evolve ETF, highlights his ETFs in the automotive sector, cannibis, block charin and gender diverstiy. Joe Farrell of Velocity Capital on what indicators to look for regarding corrections in a bull market. The cyclical nature of commodities and which ones he likes. Simon Akit, Global head of Energy Sector, Canaccord Genuity discusses the ongoing issues around the Trans Mountain Pipeline and how to make money in the energy sector.
April 21, 2018 - Michael Bellamy, Financial planner, Canaccord Genuity revisits how much money the average Canadian requires to retire. Is a plan of turning your home into income in your retirement a good strategy? Brian Reynolds, Asset Allocation Strategist, Canaccord Genuity, on indications and signs that signal a financial crisis. Where is common sense and discipline vital to investors? Camillo Lyon, Retail Analyst, Canaccord Genuity, on where retail is heading. How are millenials changing the retail landscape and experiential retail.
April 14, 2018 - Michael Hainsworth, journalist and broadcaster, formerly of BNN, shares his thoughts on business news media and where he thinks it is headed. Rafi Tahmazian, Portfolio Manager at Canoe Financial on the Trans Mountain pipeline and the government possibly having to buy it, how does this play out for future foreign investment? Current situation in the oil sector and is the pipeline a good idea in spite of opposition to it? Martin Roberge, North American Portfolio Strategist Canaccord Genuity, answers the question, are we in a bear market?; increasing debt levels in Canadian companies and who holds the economic swagger in the US, Trump or the central bank?
April 7, 2018- Mark Feigenbaum, entertainment lawyer and accountant on the complexities of cross border employment and business. What you should know if you were born in the US but lived most of your life here. Tom Shaw, owner of Shaw’s Catering and Maple Syrup and Jim Hardill, Jack’s dad and cottage maple syrup producer on maple syrup production in Canada. There is a cartel involved and it is not related to the oil cartel, although maple syrup is worth more per litre than oil. Mike Graham, Managing Director and Senior Analyst at Canaccord Genuity on data usage by social media sites such as facebook. How do they use your data and how will possible future regulations affect the social media outlets?
March 31, 2018 - Tony Dwyer, Chief Market Strategist at Canaccord Genuity on the current state of the market and what fear prompts investors to do. Find out where he sees bonds and equities heading and he answers the question of recession, are we headed there soon? Simon Akit, Managing Director, Global Head of Insitutional Energy Sales, Canaccord Genuity on oil. How will more money put into oil developement play out globally? The intricacies of the development of Canadian crude and the issue of shipping, pipelines and trains. Richard Davis, Director, Software Tech Analyst, Canaccord Genuity on why he feels the sector is strong in spite of concerns around data breaches reported in social media. Is Salesforce a good buy? Find out where he sees good value in the software sector.
March 24, 2018 - Don Vialoux, Author of StockTwits, @EquityClock on the seasonality of the market over the course of the year, especially in gasoline. How trade wars are affecting trading and what is going on with the bond market. Mike Moffatt, Assistant Professor in the Business, Economic and Public Policy group at Ivey/Director of Policy and Research at Canada 2020 talks Trump trade war with China and trade wars in general, does anyone win them? Brab Lamb, President of Brad Lamb Realty in Toronto on why people want to live in Canada and where he is developing now. Building in Toronto, Hamilton and Ottawa, how do they differ?
March 17, 2018 - Javed Mirza, Technical Analyst, Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management. Markets should continue to go higher? Why? Where should Canadians be weighted, in equities or commodities? For St. Patrick's Day, Roger Mittag, owner of Thirst for Knowedge Inc., Prud'homme Beer Certification and beer industry consultant/educator on the evolution of the beer industry in recent years. Will legalization of marijuana affect the beer industry? Find out why non-alcoholic beer will become a top seller. Kevin Muir, Strategist, East West Investment Management and author of The Macro Tourist explains trading on volatility and theVIX. His thoughts on grain commodities like wheat, rice and soybeans. What does he think about the optimisim of the US market?
March 3, 2018- Michael Simpson, CI sentry Portfolio Manager on Trump and tariffs and how this may affect mutual funds. Will international buyers take tariffs sitting down? Aravinda Galappatthige, Canaccorc Genuity Media Analyst on radio stocks and how they've held their own over many decades. How are cinema/movie stocks faring after last summer's disappointing box office? Which telecom stocks are showing growth and why is publishing in Canada under pressure? Robert Jukes, London based Canaccord Genuity Global Strategist, Wealth Management, on Trump tariffs and trade and how it will affect Canada. What kind of market are we in with the recent downturn, will the bull market continue? Why is Ireland holding up Brexit and why are head offices leaving London? Will London remain a vibrant marketplace?
February 17, 2018 - Benjamin Tal, Deputy Chief Economist at CIBC World Markets on the recent downturn – it’s a blip and bull market will continue. Also, his thoughts on inflation, growth, earnings and interest rates in coming months. Saving money for your family on Family Day weekend! Justin Mastrangelo and Courtney Gilmet of BDO Canada on saving more of your money by avoiding tax via prescribed rate loans and family trusts and the potential changes to capital gains rates in the upcoming federal budget. Artificial intelligence for child protection. Lloyd Richardson, Canadian Centre of Child Protection on Arachnid, a web crawler developed to find child sexual abuse on line in an effort to find perpetrators and protect our kids.
February 10, 2018 - Ken Herbert, Industrial Sector Analyst, Canaccord Genuity on aerospace and defense sectors. Do defense stocks fare well due to US spending in the sector? Which ones look good right now for buying and the cycle investment horizon for this area. Tony Dwyer, Chief Strategist, Canaccord Genuity on the recent market correction which, according to him is “natural, normal and healthy until you get one”. Where will the market go from here? Niels and Evan Christensen of the Christensen Real Estate Group in Toronto on the real estate market, from urban condos and suburban bungalows. Has recent government legislation had an effect on the market, if so, will it last.
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