All posts tagged Goodreads

  • Denis Taillefer, CFA

    Portfolio Manager

    July 22, 2021
  • Something Good for the Month

    June 29, 2021

    June 2021

    interesting links

    Summer is in full swing, so we prepared a few scoops of fresh news for our monthly compilation of interesting reads to keep you cool in the summer heat!


    Google Podcasts | Stanley Druckenmiller on What Makes a Great Investor, Bitcoin & His Biggest Trades


    Bloomberg | Stocks keep going up


    Doomberg | We Are About to Run Out of Some Stuff

    “It’s not about the pace, it’s about the direction we’ve set. The pace is of course a function of many factors, including the magnitude of the supply shock. But what’s probably more important is the probability of the supply shock translating into sustainable embedded inflation.” – Marek Belka


    Investment Executive | ETF sales trail mutual funds in May

    According to IFIC, mutual funds had net sales of $8.4 billion, while ETFs had $7.6 billion.


    Esquire | 46 of the Coolest Set Photos in Movie History

    Candid shots from some of the greatest films ever made.


    Investment involves risk, uncertainty and assumptions. The value of investments rise and fall and there is a risk you may not recoup the amount originally invested. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.
    The contents are provided as general in nature and should not be relied upon nor construed to be the rendering of specific tax, legal, accounting or professional investment advice. Readers should consult with their own accountants, lawyers and/or financial advisors for advice on their specific circumstances before taking any action.
    The information contained herein is from sources believed to be reliable, but accuracy cannot be guaranteed. No representations or warranty, expressed or implied, is made by Caldwell Investment Management Ltd. or its affiliates.

  • Something Good for the Month

    May 28, 2021

    May 2021

    interesting links

    Living a busy life in a fast-paced world, we all need, from time to time, to pause and just enjoy what is around us. Our monthly compilation is here and it is a perfect way to slow down and enjoy some good reads.


    The Reformed Broker | What I learned from ten years of cold calling

    This week the big news in the brokerage industry was that, finally, the end of cold calling financial advisors is officially here…


    Doomberg | Every DOGE Has Its Day

    “Speculation on the stock exchange has spread to all ranks of the population and shares rise like air balloons to limitless heights…. The population was now engaged in evading taxation and devoting their money to speculative purchases…. Shares in respectable concerns which had paid a 20% dividend, were pushed higher and higher till the final holders could not expect a return of even 1%.” – Adam Fergusson, When Money Dies


    Financial Post | Posthaste: Look beyond the lockdowns — the Canadian economy is poised for a fulsome recovery

    Dare we dream? Summer fun and fall holidays may be round the corner.


    Visual Capitalist | The History of Psychedelics (Part 1 of 2) and (Part 2 of 2)

    Due to their counterculture connotations and rigid legal status, psychedelics were once considered a highly stigmatized topic.

    Over the last decade however, a steady stream of groundbreaking research has proven that these powerful substances have the potential to safely treat a wide range of diseases.


    Youtube – Insider | The Evolution of ‘The Simpsons’ Animation Over 30 Years | Movies Insider

    On May 23, 2021, the 32nd season finale of “The Simpsons” will air on Fox, finishing off a landmark season where the show celebrated its 700th episode.


    Investment involves risk, uncertainty and assumptions. The value of investments rise and fall and there is a risk you may not recoup the amount originally invested. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.
    The contents are provided as general in nature and should not be relied upon nor construed to be the rendering of specific tax, legal, accounting or professional investment advice. Readers should consult with their own accountants, lawyers and/or financial advisors for advice on their specific circumstances before taking any action.
    The information contained herein is from sources believed to be reliable, but accuracy cannot be guaranteed. No representations or warranty, expressed or implied, is made by Caldwell Investment Management Ltd. or its affiliates.

  • Something Good for the Month

    April 30, 2021

    April 2021

    interesting links

    April is an unpredictable month, but you can always rely on us for the monthly compilation of the best reads found online!


    Popular Mechanics | The Radioactive Diamond Battery That Will Run For 28,000 Years

    It’s powered by nuclear waste, but still safe for humans.


    CNBC | Nestle CEO says business case for sustainability emerges as consumers demand it more than before


    Visual Capitalist | Visualizing the Depth of the Great Lakes


    Youtube | Michael Winslow – Whole Lotta Love by Led Zeppelin Original HD (Senkveld med Thomas og Harald)

    Norwegian folk pop-musician Odd Nordstoga and Michael Winslow, of Police Academy fame, perform a mesmerizing rendition of Zeppelin’s Whole Lotta Love.


    Latest Memo from Howard Marks | 2020 in Review


    Investment involves risk, uncertainty and assumptions. The value of investments rise and fall and there is a risk you may not recoup the amount originally invested. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.
    The contents are provided as general in nature and should not be relied upon nor construed to be the rendering of specific tax, legal, accounting or professional investment advice. Readers should consult with their own accountants, lawyers and/or financial advisors for advice on their specific circumstances before taking any action.
    The information contained herein is from sources believed to be reliable, but accuracy cannot be guaranteed. No representations or warranty, expressed or implied, is made by Caldwell Investment Management Ltd. or its affiliates.

  • Something Good for the Month

    March 31, 2021

    March 2021

    interesting links

    As snowdrops are reaching for the sun on these first somewhat warm March days, we are reaching for the good reads to share with you! We hope you enjoy our compilation of the most interesting links for the past month.


    Hussman Funds | How to Spot a Bubble


    FS Blog | The OODA Loop: How Fighter Pilots Make Fast and Accurate Decisions

    The OODA Loop is a four-step process for making effective decisions in high-stakes situations. It involves collecting relevant information, recognizing potential biases, deciding, and acting, then repeating the process with new information. Read on to learn how to use the OODA Loop.


    YouTube Video | Departing Space Station Commander Provides Tour of Orbital Laboratory

    In her final days as Commander of the International Space Station, Sunita Williams of NASA recorded an extensive tour of the orbital laboratory and downlinked the video on Nov. 18, just hours before she, cosmonaut Yuri Malenchenko and Flight Engineer Aki Hoshide of the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency departed in their Soyuz TMA-05M spacecraft for a landing on the steppe of Kazakhstan. The tour includes scenes of each of the station’s modules and research facilities with a running narrative by Williams of the work that has taken place and which is ongoing aboard the orbital outpost.


    Reuters | How a 10-second video clip sold for $6.6 million

    In October 2020, Miami-based art collector Pablo Rodriguez-Fraile spent almost $67,000 on a 10-second video artwork that he could have watched for free online. Last week, he sold it for $6.6 million.


    Investment Executive | How enhanced KYC requirements are changing client conversations

    You can build stronger relationships with clients by implementing new requirements now.


    Investment involves risk, uncertainty and assumptions. The value of investments rise and fall and there is a risk you may not recoup the amount originally invested. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance.
    The contents are provided as general in nature and should not be relied upon nor construed to be the rendering of specific tax, legal, accounting or professional investment advice. Readers should consult with their own accountants, lawyers and/or financial advisors for advice on their specific circumstances before taking any action.
    The information contained herein is from sources believed to be reliable, but accuracy cannot be guaranteed. No representations or warranty, expressed or implied, is made by Caldwell Investment Management Ltd. or its affiliates.

  • Brendan T.N. Caldwell, B.Sc., M.A., CFA

    President and CEO

    March 24, 2021
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