Category Archives: Finance

How to Land a Job in Private Equity

Private equity (PE) is one of the most coveted corners of finance. Hence, entering the industry is very challenging. Whether you’re a student trying to jump start your career or a recent graduate seeking to transition in this exciting field, … Continue reading

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A New Wave of Innovation in Investment Management

“Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability…. We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.” ― Thomas A. Edison The world of investment management has always evolved rapidly. However, upcoming shifts … Continue reading

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Family Offices: How the Ultra Net Worth Families Protect & Create Wealth for Generations

Family offices are growing rapidly in scale and gaining significant influence. Yet given the inherently private nature of their activities and because the term is used loosely for marketing purposes, the field remains misunderstood. Each office is unique and reflects … Continue reading

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5-Bullet Friday – April 1st

Catching my attention recently: Private Equity Continues to Shine. Why? How? What’s Next? Top 100 Venture Capitalists. Top investors are betting on growth, not waiting for it. BILLIONS. Investors: What Would you do with $2 Billion? Entrepreneurs: Do you Have … Continue reading

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5-Bullet Friday – March 4th

Here are some of the news that have caught my attention recently: Negative interest rate: Why people are paying to save? The robots are coming for Wall Street. Our ingenuity will revive growth in global productivity – eventually. Veterans deserve our help … Continue reading

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5-Bullet Friday – February 12th

Here are some of the news that have caught my attention recently:  Rona’s sale: A good deal for shareholders, a loss for Quebec’s economy, but not a strategic asset. Canada’s One-Legged Stool Economy. Relying on a frothy real estate market. Don’t shake on … Continue reading

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5-Bullet Friday – January 29th

Here are some of the news that have caught my attention recently: Private equity continues to evolve rapidly. Bombardier is now a penny stock. Is it the next Nortel for Canada? Cognitive bias – Why do we make bad decisions? A guy … Continue reading

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