The Toughest SOBs in Business
scoured the Canadian business scene for those
corporate leaders who "embody a rare
combination of vision, skills and expertise, and
perhaps most crucially, toughness. The short list
is an impressive one:
These men may well
live up to Peter McArthur's turn-of-the-century
quote: "Every successful enterprise requires
three men: a dreamer, a businessman and a
Read the full story
STRATEGIES: Income Trusts, Labour Funds...
Trusts Have RRSP Fit
Income trusts have suddenly become among
the most popular vehicles on the RRSP block.
But it's essential that your clients understand
the potential pitfalls.
Funds Launch Industry Group
Not Always Your Best Route
Here's an outside-the-box idea: maybe, for
some of your clients, the non- registered
approach is a better fit for retirement saving.
"It all comes
down to what you do with the tax refund
generated by your RRSP contributions."
Read Rob Carrick's column.
Labour Funds To Work
Your clients may know about the tax
benefits of labour-sponsored funds; you know
those benefits are offset by the burden of high
fees. But don't write off LSFs yet -- the
exposure to small caps offers an opportunity
regular funds can't.
MANAGEMENT: Mavrix Dividend &