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The FOLLY of Risk Management

Every closet economist knows that risk is the most difficult concept to put a number to.  Most modelling relies on various (historic or predicted) estimates of volatility, but volatility is a very funny thing.  We often forget, especially during economic … Continue reading

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Stock market will be a wild “ride” this week!

I saw this news item from Canadian Press: “The TSX finished last week little changed as earnings failed to provide lift, with investors driving share prices lower in companies as diverse as Canadian Tire Corp. (TSX:CTC), BCE Inc. (TSX:BCE), Air … Continue reading

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