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Please note that our office will be closed on Monday, October 12, 2020, for Thanksgiving Day.  We will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, October 13. Happy Thanksgiving to all of you! Applications for the Canada Recovery Benefit open on Monday The Canada.ca website has now been updated with all application details for the Canada… Read More

After reported rumours of President Trump’s positive COVID test were confirmed, Myles Zyblock – Chief Investment Strategist at Dynamic Funds – offered his commentary on the situation: President Trump and his wife have tested positive for SARS-CoV-2 according to an official statement from, Physician to the President, Sean Conley. Both Melania and the President are… Read More

As the CERB winds down, a new program has been proposed to take its place. The Canada Recovery Benefit aims to be effective for 1 year, as of September 27, 2020 and will provide up to $500 per week for 26 weeks to workers not eligible for EI – mainly gig economy & self-employed individuals…. Read More

Yesterday, her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, delivered the Speech from the Throne to open the second session of the 43rd Parliament and outline the government’s agenda (full sentence taken from Canada.ca). Throne speeches do not generally involve exact plans and figures.  Yesterday’s speech covered the following high-level themes: -The Wage… Read More

Market Volatility Update

September 24, 2020
Anthony & Frank's Update
Anthony Sabti

The S&P 500 has pulled back almost 10% since the start of the month and we are providing commentary below from Myles Zyblock, Chief Investment Strategist with Dynamic funds.  For anyone following our updates this year, this pullback should not come as a surprise in the context of the robust recovery we have seen since… Read More