Investments

Election implications for the healthcare and tech sectors

Patricia Bannan, CFA
September 29, 2020

How might individual sectors be impacted based on different election outcomes? Through a series of podcast interviews, our experts address top-of-mind questions as it relates to the technology and healthcare sectors to uncover what’s happening behind the latest headlines.
Investments

FOMC Update

Gary Pzegeo, CFA
September 21, 2020

A summary of the first Federal Reserve's scheduled meeting since the adoption of a new policy framework
Wealth Strategies

Personal Finance for Young Adults: Stocks vs. Bonds

Halsey Schreier
September 16, 2020

Are you ready to learn about the basics and start investing? Do you want to know the difference between a stock and a bond?
Investments

Are you sure that you’re maxing out your 401(k)? Consider a mega-backdoor Roth conversion

Shawn Leist
September 08, 2020

If you’re not familiar with the mega-backdoor options for your Roth IRA or 401(k), you may not be maximizing your contributions.
Investments

September Investment Bulletin

Bill Norris
September 04, 2020

August key drivers Although COVID-19 is still very much impacting the global economy, markets are forward looking and are pricing in a return to growth in 2021. The S&P 500 posted a gain of more than 7% in August, while the MSCI EAFE and MSCI EM indices gained over 5% and 2%, respectively. With interest rates stuck close to 0%, risk assets continue to attract investor capital. ...
Wealth Strategies

Financial Planning for Young Adults: Saving for Retirement With Your First 401(k)

Halsey Schreier
September 01, 2020

Are you starting your career or a new job and want to know if you should opt in to the company 401(k) plan? Or are you new to saving in a 401(k) and want to learn about some of the basic features?
Investments

Elections & markets: The state of the race

Dave Donabedian, CFA
August 27, 2020

In our election series, Chief Investment Officer Dave Donabedian, CFA, examines the past and present relationship between elections and financial markets to help shape a view into potential outcomes leading up to the November appointments.
Wealth Strategies

Personal Finance for Young Adults: Strategic Philanthropy

Halsey Schreier
August 18, 2020

Do you want to incorporate charitable giving into your financial plan? Would you like to learn more about how to become engaged in strategic philanthropy—either as an active part of an existing family legacy, or by finding your own path and creating a new tradition of giving?
Investments

How Utilities Are Capitalizing On Clean Energy

Jerimiah Booream, CFA
August 14, 2020

As the use of clean energy technologies continues to increase, we see electric utilities as a stable investment option that will set the foundation for long-term electrification and decarbonization trends.
Investments

While You Were Sleeping: CIBC’s Foreign Exchange Team Works 24/7 for Clients

Art Graper, CFP®
August 11, 2020

Assistance with the purchase of an overseas home is just one benefit of collaboration with our U.S. Capital Markets Group.
Investments

August Investment Bulletin

Bill Norris
August 06, 2020

Stay current on what’s happening in the economy to help you better understand how the financial news relates to your investments.
Wealth Strategies

Personal Finance for Young Adults: Estate Planning

Halsey Schreier
August 04, 2020

Are you in your 20s or 30s and want to learn more about estate planning but don’t know where to begin? Do you want to know which essential documents should be included in your estate plan?
Investments

Q2 2020 Equity Strategy Performance

Patricia Bannan, CFA
July 30, 2020

How can investors financially endure this crisis? View highlights from our top proprietary equity strategies’ performance this quarter and learn how we are finding opportunities as we continue navigating anticipated market volatility.
Investments

FOMC Meeting Update

Gary Pzegeo, CFA
July 29, 2020

Head of Fixed Income Gary Pzegeo breaks down the latest FOMC announcement.
Investments

An Introduction to Impact Investing

John Tennaro, CIMA®, CSRIC™
July 23, 2020

Impact investing challenges the view that social and environmental issues should be addressed only through philanthropy and charity—and that investments should focus exclusively on achieving financial returns.