June 19th, 2014

Celebrating 25 years as Investment Managers

“Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.” Vincent Van Gogh While the world has changed over the past 25 years, Coleford’s… read more

October 17th, 2012

How taking less risk can make you richer.

Recently, in the Report on Business of the Globe & Mail, there was an article titled, “How taking less risk can make you richer”. The article points out that opting… read more

July 10th, 2012

Deere’s Big Green Profit Machine- Article

In the most recent issue of Bloomberg Businessweek Magazine (July 5th, 2012), a Brazilian farmer of Japanese descent tours his 212,000 acre family farm and boasts about the quality and… read more

May 15th, 2012

Investment Strategy Comments- Quarterly excerpt March 30, 2012

Fixed Income As highlighted in recent quarters, global central banks remain committed to providing liquidity in the form of lower interest rates as the post 2008/2009 recovery continues and the… read more

May 1st, 2012

Macro Environment Comments – Quarterly excerpt March 30, 2012

Equity markets rebounded strongly in the first quarter of 2012, particularly in the U.S. as investors finally shifted at least some of their attention away from the Euro zone to… read more

March 14th, 2012

Pre-Retirees are vulnerable to fraudsters- Article

In an article written by Janet McFarland on March 1, 2012 a national study done by the BCSC (BC Securities Commission) brings to light that the most vulnerable group of… read more

March 1st, 2012

Investment Strategy Comments December 31, 2011

INVESTMENT STRATEGY Fixed Income Global central banks, including the Bank of Canada, have committed to create ongoing global liquidity through low interest rates, in support of a Euro zone recovery… read more

January 27th, 2012

Macro Environment Comments December 31, 2011

MACRO ENVIRONMENT Capital markets have a strong distaste for uncertainty and uncertainty was the order of the day in 2011, courtesy of the Euro zone sovereign debt crisis. As a… read more

September 19th, 2011

The big picture: a macro view

“It seems like the unremitting barrage of bearish news, which assaults us daily, will not end until the last worker is unemployed, the last dollar of profits has evaporated, and… read more

September 5th, 2011

Investment strategy: fixed income

Global central banks continue to pursue a policy of maintaining liquidity by keeping benchmark interest rates low. At under 2.0%, core inflation remains muted in Canada and accordingly, the Bank… read more