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AFS Insights: Investment Commentary

Investment Commentary – September 30, 2019

Thank you for choosing Arbutus Financial as your financial advisory firm. We appreciate your trust and the business that comes with it. We hope you are enjoying a great start to the fall season. Wishing you and your family a Happy Thanksgiving. Global markets continue to climb Global equity markets had modest returns in the third… Read more »

Investment Commentary – June 30, 2019

Thank you for choosing Arbutus Financial as your financial advisory firm. We appreciate your trust and the business that comes with it. We hope you and your family are enjoying a great start to summer. Global markets continue to march higher After a near bear market in the final three months of 2018, we have… Read more »

Investment Commentary – March 31, 2019

Thank you for choosing Arbutus Financial as your financial advisory firm. We appreciate your trust and the business that comes with it. We hope you and your family are enjoying a great start to the Spring season.   What A Difference Three Months Makes After a near bear market in the final three months of… Read more »

Investment Commentary – December 31, 2018

Happy New Year to you and your family! We hope you have enjoyed a great holiday season, and we wish you and your family all the best in 2019. As we embark on a New Year we want to thank you for choosing Arbutus Financial as your financial advisory firm. We appreciate your trust and… Read more »

Investment Commentary – September 30, 2018

Thank you for choosing Arbutus Financial as your financial advisory firm. We appreciate your trust and the business that comes with it. We hope you and your family are enjoying a great start to the Fall season.   Challenges in the Quarter There was a lot to digest over the past three months including NAFTA… Read more »

Investment Commentary – June 30, 2018

Thank you for choosing Arbutus Financial as your financial advisory firm. We appreciate your trust and the business that comes with it. We hope you and your family are enjoying a great Summer and the beautiful warm weather. Challenges in the Quarter Despite continued trade dispute chatter, North American equity markets finished the quarter in… Read more »

Investment Commentary

  Investment Commentary – April 2018 Thank you for choosing Arbutus Financial as your financial advisory firm. We appreciate your trust and the business that comes with it. We hope you and your family are enjoying a great Spring. Challenges in the quarter Wow! Volatility returned with a vengeance. After experiencing market pullbacks of less… Read more »

Investment Commentary

Thank you for choosing Arbutus Financial as your financial advisory firm. We appreciate your trust and the business that comes with it. We hope you and your family are enjoying a great start to the Fall season. Challenges in the Quarter This past three months exemplifies what you as an investor should consider regarding your… Read more »

Investment Commentary

We hope you are enjoying a wonderful summer. Thank you for choosing Arbutus Financial as your financial advisory firm. We appreciate your trust and the business that comes with it. Challenges in the Quarter This past quarter exemplifies what investors should consider regarding their portfolios. We’ve seen tensions increase in the North Korean peninsula and… Read more »

Investment Commentary

Happy Easter!  We hope you and your family had a wonderful long weekend and are enjoying a great Spring. Considering the year began with such uncertainty, stock and bond markets performed exceptionally well in the first quarter. People overestimated the magnitude of market volatility that would ensue from an Obama to Trump transition of power and markets… Read more »