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May Commentary & Performance Review

May 2019 NERVOUS MARKETS PULL BACK FROM HIGHS The 2019 rally was interrupted in May as most key equity market gauges demonstrated low to mid-single digit percentage losses. This came on the back of an announcement from Fed Chairman Jerome Powell where he indicated...

Q3-2019 Quarterly Review

CrossPoint Financial brings to you the third quarter of 2019 portfolio review. We trust you find this type of communication helpful. It’s just one more way we try to keep you up to date on the status of markets and our portfolios.

Q2-2019 Quarterly Review

We are pleased to offer the Q2-2019 Quarterly Performance Review, a 3 part recorded presentation analysis of the quarterly portfolio performance and financial valuation metrics. We are excited to be able to share our knowledge of the financial industry;  hear first-hand distinctive insights about personal wealth management and today’s financial services industry.

Q1-2019 Quarterly Review

We are pleased to offer the Q1-2019 Quarterly Performance Review, a 3 part recorded presentation analysis of the quarterly portfolio performance and financial valuation metrics. We are excited to be able to share our knowledge of the financial industry;  hear first-hand distinctive insights about personal wealth management and today’s financial services industry.

Q4-2018 Quarterly Review

We are pleased to offer the Q4-2018 Quarterly Performance Review, a 3 part recorded presentation analysis of the quarterly portfolio performance and financial valuation metrics. We are excited to be able to share our knowledge of the financial industry; hear first-hand distinctive insights about personal wealth management and today’s financial services industry.

Q3-2018 Quarterly Review

We are pleased to offer the Q3-2018 Quarterly Performance Review, a 3 part recorded presentation analysis of the quarterly portfolio performance and financial valuation metrics. We are excited to be able to share our knowledge of the financial industry; hear first-hand distinctive insights about personal wealth management and today’s financial services industry.

A Tale of Two Markets

Bond markets and stock markets usually move opposite to each other, hence their diversification benefits. Today, they appear to be indicating the same thing by moving strongly upward together. One of them must be wrong. Historically, the smart money is the bond market viewpoint. Yet today, central banks are distorting true risk and value by their market operations. The bond market is likely saying that recession is coming. This leads us to continue our shifts to a more defensive portfolio posture.

Holiday Reading and Investment Wisdom

Markets have become more turbulent again, not that we should be surprised. In fact, opportunities are now becoming more apparent and for that, we are excited as it will help us grow your portfolio. However, we also recognize that the larger ups and downs can be very...

November is Financial Literacy Month

From the desk of Erin Gendron... In October, Financial Planners Standard Council (FPSC), Canada’s governing body for financial planning conducted a survey* of over 1500 Canadians. They found that 41% of Canadians lack confidence in their financial affairs. 33% of...

Don’t Look Now

Don't Look Now...but U.S. stocks are in a decided uptrend as a period of market anxieties appear to have faded—at least for the moment. There are a number of factors that investors say are underpinning the recent resurgence in risk-taking that’s lifted the market....

Can I retire?

From the desk of Erin Gendron... At the beginning of the year, over 1500 randomly selected Canadians were polled on their retirement goals and expectations. How do your retirement goals and savings stack up against these findings? Not quite sure if you’re on track?...

Q3-2019 Quarterly Review

CrossPoint Financial brings to you the third quarter of 2019 portfolio review. We trust you find this type of communication helpful. It’s just one more way we try to keep you up to date on the status of markets and our portfolios.