The Valeant case: A question on corporate ethics

The Valeant case: A question on corporate ethics by Chiranshu Kumar Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., Canada’s largest pharma company, recently came under fire for its practice of buying smaller drug developers and then hiking prices on the medicines developed by that company. At the same time, the company’s profits have been skyrocketing as it slashed […]

Canadian Residential Market: Quick Health Check

Canadian Residential Market: Quick Health Check By Hai Nguyen It has been 10 months since RAMA’s last blog talked about Canada’s residential housing market. I believe that it is an opportune time to do a little health check on the market sustainability. Overall, the housing market continues to show little sign of slowing down, reflected […]

A Deep Dive into Currency Volatility

A Deep Dive into Currency Volatility by William Sapphire Zooming in on the Importance of Currency As investors, we often give far too little thought into currency fluctuations. I personally can attest to it – compared with tracking index performance and stock picking, currency movements is probably the last thing I would look at every […]

Welcome home, Kim Shannon.

Welcome home, Kim Shannon.  The Rotman School of Management celebrated its inaugural Reunite@Rotman a couple weeks ago. It was a long time coming. While Rotman has been terrific about engaging its alumni over the years, a true homecoming had never been done.  Rotman alumni from far and wide descended on the community to reunite and […]

Wealth Simple Portfolio Management Competition Winners

Congratulations!! A big congratulations to the winners of Wealth Simple Portfolio Management Competition. First Place Daniel Ghali, Ryan Sheriff, Adhir Kadve & William Sapphire Second place Ephrem Chai, Radu Dragomir, Christopher Hau, Tingting Zhang Third Place Justin Fazio, Wladimir Hinz Baralt, Pierre-Etienne Lavallee, Shi Da Liu We appreciate the effort put in by all participants for making this a successful […]

Disruptive Innovation and upcoming themes

I have no doubt that you have read several macro and micro economic forecasts for 2014 over the past several weeks. The usual actors – the United States, the BRIC nations and spy phone free download software \ mobile phone spy app free \ essay writer \ phone spy \ android cell phone spy & […]

Debt Ceiling Fundamentals

Unless your humble abode happens to lie within a cavity deep beneath viagra or cialis more effective the Earth’s surface, you’ve certainly heard a lot of buzz about the United States Debt Ceiling. Like everyone else, you would have asked some of the following questions: What does it mean? Why does the federal government canadian […]