Falling gold prices may be cause for concern among investors, but the metal’s decline will affect all aspects of the Canadian economy.
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Most people are aware of the financial crisis in Europe and the determination to overcome the problems within countries like Greece, Ireland, Portugal, Spain and Italy. But what most do not realize is one of the biggest challenges facing Europe right now is the distortion to the natural flow of money.
Today we’re looking at if we can use it as a historical comparison and what conclusions we can draw from this. Ready? Now given the changes in the S&P/TSX Index, you have to wonder…is studying its historical performance and drawing conclusions from it still relevant for today’s investors?
This week we’re going to draw a direct comparison between the S&P/TSX Index and mutual funds, as well as look at the implications of having a volatile index. Is the TSX a closet mutual fund?