Author: Makail Johannesson

Employment Is Thriving In Canada

Employment Is Thriving In Canada

The Canadian unemployment rate dropped to 6.3% in July, marking a nine-year low. In the past year, 387,600 jobs have been created, the most in nearly a decade. These continuing job gains are consistent with Canada’s overall economy who posted a […]

Hedge Funds vs The S&P 500

Hedge Funds vs The S&P 500

According to a report from Preqin, Hedge Funds have returned +4.87% YTD in 2017. This gain represents the highest H1 performance since the first half of 2009, when they gained +16.94%. While it may be the best half year in […]

Expectations Of Tax Cuts Fading

Expectations Of Tax Cuts Fading

With uncertainty swirling in Washington, the public’s tax cut expectations have been fading. The prediction market site PredictIt, has the odds of a corporate tax cut by the end of 2017 at 33%, down from 74% less than three months […]