Insight

What we are looking at in the world.

Highlights

The Debasing of the U.S. Dollar

27 Jun 2019

Multi-year trends between gold and the U.S. dollar fit the theme of a changing financial dynamic where the greenback risks losing its status as the world’s reserve currency.


Education
Sky with Parliament clock tower to represent the federal budget for 2019 announcement

FEDERAL BUDGET 2019 - HOW IT WILL IMPACT YOU

05 Apr 2019

The Federal Budget was released in March, and here are the three parts we think you should be aware of and why.

Chart showing inverted yield curve

QUESTIONS ABOUT THE INVERTED YIELD CURVE

05 Apr 2019

SANDSTONE President gives some insight and perspective about the "inverted yield curve" that everyone seems to be talking about.

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Inspiration

Every company is a tech company.

15 Jan 2019

Chief Investment Strategist Sharon Watkins and Portfolio Manager Niki Dunne headed to CES 2019 for 4 days of exposure to breakthrough technologies and innovations.

Jean Grand-Maître Joins Order of Canada

28 Dec 2018

Alberta Ballet Artistic Director joins Order of Canada after a nomination from SANDSTONE’s Sharon Watkins.

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Investments
Gold vs Greenback

The Debasing of the U.S. Dollar

27 Jun 2019

Multi-year trends between gold and the U.S. dollar fit the theme of a changing financial dynamic where the greenback risks losing its status as the world’s reserve currency.

Strategic Investment Conference 2019

Strategic Investment Conference 2019

22 May 2019

The Strategic Investment Conference facilitates discussion from global economic experts regarding the state of the world, forces moving the markets, and how best to prepare your portfolio. Some of the main concepts at this year’s conference were debt, interest rates, and geopolitics.

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World News

A RUSSIAN PERSPECTIVE ON GEOPOLITICS, GOLD, BRICS AND DE-DOLLARIZATION

28 Mar 2019

Sanctions, restrictions and trade tariffs are often rooted in the politics and policies of the US dollar.

An Important Day for Canada Trade

31 Dec 2018

On December 30, 2018 the first 6 of 11 countries ratified the new CPTPP agreement giving Canada access to key markets in Asia and Latin America.

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