Should You Hold A Holding Company?

In my search for attractive long-term opportunities, I have always been fascinated by holding companies….businesses with the primary aim of investing in the stock of publicly traded enterprises but also in unlisted enterprises from time to time. Continue reading

The Week That Was


Investors once again headed for the hills last week as each of the indices above ended sharply in the red, erasing the gains recorded the week ended August 28th. Looks like volatility will be the name of the game going forward.

The DOW, S&P 500, Canada’s S&P/TSX, and London’s FTSE 100 are firmly in the red while Germany’s DAX, France’s CAC 40 and Japan’s Nikkei 225 are hanging on to modest gains thus far.