Investment Tips and Trading Trends for 2021


[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]2020. Truly a historic year for markets, the economy and the greater world. Many industries have all but died, while areas like DIY investing have absolutely taken off across Canada. Looking back at the past year can tell us a lot about what is in store for 2021 and beyond, including where to keep an […]

Socially Responsible Investing Can Be Like Searching For Fool’s Gold

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Many companies claim they’re socially and environmentally responsible and attract investors who value strong corporate environmental, social and governance policies. But is it true? [/vc_column_text][vc_separator color=”black”][vc_column_text]Investors are pushing companies to develop environmental plans, consider the social impacts of their operations and improve the integrity of how they are governed to ensure that women, workers and […]

Sticking the Landing: Closing Investor Funding During the COVID-19 Pandemic

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Cinchy recently closed a $10 million Series A funding round, and the process of getting it done was made infinitely more complicated by the pandemic. Even at the best of times, getting all of the stars aligned is a daunting, time-bending process. When the world goes virtual, even seemingly small steps become significant hurdles. Fortunately, our […]

Entrepreneur of the Week: Manzil CEO, Mohamad Sawwaf, is Bringing Islamic Finance to 1.6 Million Canadians


[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Islamic finance company, Manzil, is helping 1.6 million Canadians grow their wealth by providing Sharia compliant products for the underserved Muslim community.    [/vc_column_text][vc_separator color=”orange”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A  financial sector that has been growing rapidly, anywhere between 15 to 25 percent every year, Islamic Finance, holds two trillion dollars of buying power. Despite the major market opportunity, […]

Hot Property: Serenity in Design at 321 Davenport

Unique Places: 321 Davenport

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]As real estate developments continue to boom in Toronto it can be difficult to find spaces that offer something unique to the city. When it comes to investing in real estate it’s important to consider longevity in value and design so your investment grows as its surroundings do. 321 Davenport is one of the latest […]

Matt Cohen, founder of Ripple Ventures, believes investing is about more than money

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In venture capital, mo’ money is often the goal, but this former Wall Streeter believes it should mean more support, and help for early stage companies. Written by Holly Walker Starting a new business can be daunting, especially when faced with the harsh statistical reality that 90 percent of new businesses fail. Beyond the idea, […]

The big business of cannabis in Canada

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From individual shareholders to financial institutions, cannabis is about to make a big impact on the economic landscape. Written by Michael Garbuz With recreational adult-use marketing opening up on October 17, 2018 and a flourishing medical market (over 100 Licensed Producers (LPs) who can sell to medical consumers) in Canada, there is no doubt that investing […]