HiFi Radio Podcasts
April 15, 2017 - Present
July 21, 2018 - Joseph Farrell, Head of Research, Velocity Trade Capital, on oil, our Loonie, agriculture and which market he thinks could go up 40% in the coming months. Brad Lamb, President of Brad Lamb Realty, on the cost of steel for builders with the Trump trade war; urban change in Canada affecting construction and home prices. Chris Watson, owner and Katie Wikowski, wedding planner at Belcroft Estate and Event Centre on the planning and the cost of a wedding in Canada.
July 14, 2018 - Joseph Farrell, Head of Research, Velocity Trade Capital, on global equity market and the mood right now and where he sees it going in the next 18-24 months. Bob Campbell, Sales and Marketing, Walker's Point Marina, Muskoka, Ontario on buying and selling recreational marine craft and tariffs being slapped on US made boats. Rob Young, Tech, Media and Telecom Analyst, Canaccord Genuity on Shopify, what it is and how it is doing in the market. Also discussed, on line gaming stocks.
July 7, 2018 - Kevin Muir, Market Strategist, East West Investment Management and author of The Macro Tourist Letter on Canadian banks versus US banks. Find out which has been a better investment up to now and which may be better moving forward. Brian Reynolds, Asset Class Specialist, Canaccord Genuity, on investing in the equity market now, is it a good idea? What balance in cash, stocks and bonds should an investor look to have in their portfolio? Rafi Tahmazian, Senior Portfolio Manager at Canoe Financial on the oil sector including Suncor and investment in Canada's oil patch. How is government policy affecting investment?
June 30, 2018 - Greg Schnell, Senior Technical Analyst, CMT, MFTA at StockCharts.com Inc., with his thoughts on a weakening of the market. He explains why he is a little bit concerned about the current situation. Michael Lavigne, Portfolio Manager for Fiera Capital's Systematic Investment Strategies (SIS) on why he does not see bonds as a safe haven if stocks fall. He explains how hedge funds work and why he feels they are a good addition to any portfolio. Chip Moore, Sustainability and Industrial Technology Analyst, Canaccord Genuity, on water focused stocks, Xylem and Ecolab.
June 23, 2018 - Scott Chan, Bank Analyst, Canaccord Genuity, on how Canadian banks continue to succeed and which bank is his favourite as an investment. Tony Dwyer, Chief Strategist, Canaccord Genuity, find out why he was recently labelled 'the biggest bull on Wall Street'. His thoughts on Trump and trade from south of the border. Nick Boynton, former NHL All Star and Stanley Cup Champion opens up about his struggle playing hockey in the NHL including the physical punishment and pressure to perform while injured. Also discussed, concussions, and the debilitating affect they have on players including depression and suicide.
June 16, 2018 - Martin Roberge, North American Portfolio Strategist, Canaccord Genuity, with his take on market cycles; where we are and where we are going. Should you keep your investments in Canadian stocks? Mike Graham, Technology, Media, Telecom and Internet Analyst, Canaccord Genuity with his thoughts on the hot stocks of Amazon, Facebook and Nextflix. David Addison, Executive Director of Toronto City Mission, the oldest and longest running mission in the city. If you have some money available, funding is always appreciated, needed and put to good use.
June 9, 2018 - Mike Walkley, Technology, Media and Telecom analyst, Canaccord Genuity on all things Apple: stock value, iphone cameras and watches discussed. Bruce Linton, CEO and Co-founder of Canopy Growth on the road toward cannabis legalization and what products his company will likely initially produce. What role will the government play and why. Which companies are a good investment with so many start ups in the sector. Brad Lamb, President of Brad Lamb Realty, on the red tape of zoning and dealing with city hall when building a new development. Why some developers never get off the ground, leaving builders and buyers frustrated.
June 2, 2018 - Don Vialoux - Author of StockTwits, @EquityClock on the seasonality of investing wealth. Should you sell in May and go away? Gordon Stein – Author of The Cash Flow Cookbook on how to grow your wealth by finding savings in your day to day expenses that you may not consider to be costing you very much. Listen to find out how much money you could save by following his ‘recipe’ for savings. It’s tasty! Brad Lamb – President of Brad Lamb Realty on how this successful real estate developer uses his business acumen to diversify into other areas such as acquisition of precious gems.
May 26, 2018 - Steven Bookman, Barrister and Solicitor, Steven Bookman Family Law, discusses family law and trusts. Can a judge dissolve a trust on the request of a beneficiary? How to protect your family cottage and business for future generations. John Johnston, Executive Vice President and Chief Strategist at Davis Rea with his take on global markets, asset classes and where we are at in the business cycle. Blake Frazer, Vice President and General Manager, Kawartha Dairy based in Bobcaygeon, Ontario. How a small family business survived 75 years and thrives. How they brand their product.
May 19, 2018 - HiFi Radio pre-empted by wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
May 12. 2018 - Alanna Harvey, CMO at Flipd Inc., an app/tool that allows users to lock out of distracting apps while they attempt to focus on other important tasks. How being too digitally connected can affect day to day interactions and productivity, is discussed. Dominic Treglia, Sommelier, Terroni's Restaurant, on wine as an investment. Which type of wine is best for this and how long you can expect to keep it for a profit. Linda Torry, University of Toronto, Business Development and Sales, Initiative for Women in Business and Bonnie Kim, Financial Services Representative, CIBC, on women/mothers reentering the work force after a prolonged absence; women gaining confidence and learning to market themselves.
May 5, 2018- Kevin Muir,and Tony Greer, co-founders of Whereisbeeks.com, a website devoted to stories and anecdotes from traders. Kent Moore, Ph.D Professor, Atmoshperic Physicist, University of Toronto on the benefits of being 'green' in business. Can profit and a 'green' mindset coexist? Jeffrey and Brandon Skurka, owner of Classica Imports onmen dressing for success in the workplace. What would a young man entering the corporate world expect to spend on a good suit?
April 28, 2018- Raj Lala, Evolve ETF, highlights his ETFs in the automotive sector, cannibis, block charin and gender diverstiy. Joe Farrell of Velocity Capital on what indicators to look for regarding corrections in a bull market. The cyclical nature of commodities and which ones he likes. Simon Akit, Global head of Energy Sector, Canaccord Genuity discusses the ongoing issues around the Trans Mountain Pipeline and how to make money in the energy sector.
April 21, 2018 - Michael Bellamy, Financial planner, Canaccord Genuity revisits how much money the average Canadian requires to retire. Is a plan of turning your home into income in your retirement a good strategy? Brian Reynolds, Asset Allocation Strategist, Canaccord Genuity, on indications and signs that signal a financial crisis. Where is common sense and discipline vital to investors? Camillo Lyon, Retail Analyst, Canaccord Genuity, on where retail is heading. How are millenials changing the retail landscape and experiential retail.
April 14, 2018 - Michael Hainsworth, journalist and broadcaster, formerly of BNN, shares his thoughts on business news media and where he thinks it is headed. Rafi Tahmazian, Portfolio Manager at Canoe Financial on the Trans Mountain pipeline and the government possibly having to buy it, how does this play out for future foreign investment? Current situation in the oil sector and is the pipeline a good idea in spite of opposition to it? Martin Roberge, North American Portfolio Strategist Canaccord Genuity, answers the question, are we in a bear market?; increasing debt levels in Canadian companies and who holds the economic swagger in the US, Trump or the central bank?
April 7, 2018- Mark Feigenbaum, entertainment lawyer and accountant on the complexities of cross border employment and business. What you should know if you were born in the US but lived most of your life here. Tom Shaw, owner of Shaw’s Catering and Maple Syrup and Jim Hardill, Jack’s dad and cottage maple syrup producer on maple syrup production in Canada. There is a cartel involved and it is not related to the oil cartel, although maple syrup is worth more per litre than oil. Mike Graham, Managing Director and Senior Analyst at Canaccord Genuity on data usage by social media sites such as facebook. How do they use your data and how will possible future regulations affect the social media outlets?
March 31, 2018 - Tony Dwyer, Chief Market Strategist at Canaccord Genuity on the current state of the market and what fear prompts investors to do. Find out where he sees bonds and equities heading and he answers the question of recession, are we headed there soon? Simon Akit, Managing Director, Global Head of Insitutional Energy Sales, Canaccord Genuity on oil. How will more money put into oil developement play out globally? The intricacies of the development of Canadian crude and the issue of shipping, pipelines and trains. Richard Davis, Director, Software Tech Analyst, Canaccord Genuity on why he feels the sector is strong in spite of concerns around data breaches reported in social media. Is Salesforce a good buy? Find out where he sees good value in the software sector.
March 24, 2018 - Don Vialoux, Author of StockTwits, @EquityClock on the seasonality of the market over the course of the year, especially in gasoline. How trade wars are affecting trading and what is going on with the bond market. Mike Moffatt, Assistant Professor in the Business, Economic and Public Policy group at Ivey/Director of Policy and Research at Canada 2020 talks Trump trade war with China and trade wars in general, does anyone win them? Brab Lamb, President of Brad Lamb Realty in Toronto on why people want to live in Canada and where he is developing now. Building in Toronto, Hamilton and Ottawa, how do they differ?
March 17, 2018 - Javed Mirza, Technical Analyst, Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management. Markets should continue to go higher? Why? Where should Canadians be weighted, in equities or commodities? For St. Patrick's Day, Roger Mittag, owner of Thirst for Knowedge Inc., Prud'homme Beer Certification and beer industry consultant/educator on the evolution of the beer industry in recent years. Will legalization of marijuana affect the beer industry? Find out why non-alcoholic beer will become a top seller. Kevin Muir, Strategist, East West Investment Management and author of The Macro Tourist explains trading on volatility and theVIX. His thoughts on grain commodities like wheat, rice and soybeans. What does he think about the optimisim of the US market?
March 10, 2018 - David Tulk, Institutional Portfolio Manager with Fidelity Investments on the 9 year extended bull market and how long it may continue. Asset classes, cash, bonds and stocks; where should your portfolio be weighted for the short term and if considering retirement. Dan Daviau, CEO of Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management on the difference between banks and Canaccord Genuity on business support and start ups. Also, how Canaccord Genuity supports making money in Canada in the oil business, mining, marijuana and the health sector. Emerging technologies such as blockchain and currency exchange and how they may affect traditional credit and money transfers. Bruce Linton, CEO Canopy Growth on the international growth of marijuana sales and how Canada is a global leader on medical marijuana regulatory framework. Future branding of marijuana products and how alcohol products may be affected by consumers having choice.
March 3, 2018- Michael Simpson, CI sentry Portfolio Manager on Trump and tariffs and how this may affect mutual funds. Will international buyers take tariffs sitting down? Aravinda Galappatthige, Canaccorc Genuity Media Analyst on radio stocks and how they've held their own over many decades. How are cinema/movie stocks faring after last summer's disappointing box office? Which telecom stocks are showing growth and why is publishing in Canada under pressure? Robert Jukes, London based Canaccord Genuity Global Strategist, Wealth Management, on Trump tariffs and trade and how it will affect Canada. What kind of market are we in with the recent downturn, will the bull market continue? Why is Ireland holding up Brexit and why are head offices leaving London? Will London remain a vibrant marketplace?
February 24, 2018 - Don Vialoux, Market Analyst and author of StockTwits, @EquityClock on the seasonality of commodities, especially oil and gas. He answers whether you should invest in Canadian or US oil. Scott Chan, Financials Analyst with Canaccord Genuity on Canadian banks raising their dividends and CIBC's venture into the US market. Find out which Canadian bank is his favourite. Tim Hicks, Portfolio Manager at Canso on the bond market. Why he likes Bombardier. How to make money in the bond market and why we should own bonds.
February 17, 2018 - Benjamin Tal, Deputy Chief Economist at CIBC World Markets on the recent downturn – it’s a blip and bull market will continue. Also, his thoughts on inflation, growth, earnings and interest rates in coming months. Saving money for your family on Family Day weekend! Justin Mastrangelo and Courtney Gilmet of BDO Canada on saving more of your money by avoiding tax via prescribed rate loans and family trusts and the potential changes to capital gains rates in the upcoming federal budget. Artificial intelligence for child protection. Lloyd Richardson, Canadian Centre of Child Protection on Arachnid, a web crawler developed to find child sexual abuse on line in an effort to find perpetrators and protect our kids.
February 10, 2018 - Ken Herbert, Industrial Sector Analyst, Canaccord Genuity on aerospace and defense sectors. Do defense stocks fare well due to US spending in the sector? Which ones look good right now for buying and the cycle investment horizon for this area. Tony Dwyer, Chief Strategist, Canaccord Genuity on the recent market correction which, according to him is “natural, normal and healthy until you get one”. Where will the market go from here? Niels and Evan Christensen of the Christensen Real Estate Group in Toronto on the real estate market, from urban condos and suburban bungalows. Has recent government legislation had an effect on the market, if so, will it last.
February 3, 2018 - Andrew Morganti, Lawyer, represents investors on class action law suits by shareholders. Is it worth your time and effort to try and collect money on these? Michael Graham, Technical Analyst with Canaccord Genuity on Amazon and crypto currency. Rafi Tahmazian, Canoe Financial, on selling Canadian gas and oil and the critical importance of pipelines.
January 27, 2018 - Don Vialoux, Market Analyst with stocktwits.com@equity clock. Don discusses the Loonie, the U.S dollar and the oil sector in Canada and the U.S. Jeffry Skurka, President of Classica Imports in Toronto on the business of men's fashion. What a man should spend on suit, sourcing for retailers and current trends. Brian Reynolds, Asset Class Strategist at Canaccord Genuity on the U.S. credit boom and which way stocks are heading in this bull market.
January 20, 2018- Matt Bottomley, Research Analyst at Canaccord Genuity on legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada and the suppliers and producers in the product. Will their be enough supply by summer 2018? How big is the market in Canada and abroad. Jeff Blanco, Head of Foreign Exchange at Canaccord Genuity, on the Loonie, the US dollar and where it is going to go this year. Also, what is going on with the Yen and other currencies. Mike Walkley, Technology Analyst at Canaccord Genuity, on Apple and iphone X and Blackberry and driverless cars.
January 13, 2018 - Ron Meisels, Analyst with Phases and Cycles and Joe Farrell Quaqntitative and Technical Analyst with Velocity Capital, both discuss Canadian and global quantitative strategic outlook on where the markets are heading in 2018 and where Canadians should invest their dollars. Simon Akit, Global Head of Energy Sales for Canaccord Genuity
January 6, 2018- John Johnston, Chief Strategist with Davis Rea gives a a global perspective on what to expect in the market for 2018. Michael Bellamy, Financial Planner, Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management, on retiring in 2018 and how to plan for it by practicing it. What expenses you need to consider keeping in your retirement and what expenses you can delete - what is your financial 'diet'? Trends in estate planning. Brad Lamb, Real Estate Developer, on the future of real estate in Toronto and how building constraints by the city and the province will lead real estate prices to skyrocket.
December 30, 2017 - Macro Tourist author, Kevin Muir, on 2017 and what it was good for, and which kind of investor did well. Mania of blockchain and when and where will the next crash begin? Drew Donaldson Managing Partner and Chief Sales Officer with Safebridge Financial Group on big changes in qualifying for a mortgage come January 2018. What will this mean to potential home buyers and the housing market. Michael Cochrane, Partner with BTZ LLP regarding the statistical increase in divorce in the month of January. What you can do to ensure that your divorce is handled well.
December 23, 2107-Mac Young, former organizer of toy drive on charitable giving. Bruce Linton, Canopy Growth on working towards legalized recreational cannabis use. Tony Dwyer, U.S. based Chief Market Strategist, Canaccord Genuity wraps up 2017 and looks ahead to the market in 2018.
December 16, 2017 - Justin Mastrangelo and Courtney Gilmet of BDO on tax changes that will affect Canadians with professional corporations regarding income splitting; charitable giving providing a tax credit. Bruce Linton, founder of Canopy Growth on the burgeoning business of cannabis as we move toward legalization. Amos Nadler, Professor of Behavioural Finance, expands further on a discussion started in last week's show discussing what makes people make poor decisions when investing; gender differences in decision making; fear and greed.
December 9, 2017 - Ross Healey, Strategist with Strategies Analysis Corporation, who focuses on do it yourself investors, on earnings forecasts, are they manipulated? Banks as investments, Europe vs the United States. Bitcoin and borrowing against it. Cat Williams, model and entrepreneur creating her own career via social media. How she used education and experience in the entertainment industry to create a following on Instagram and make money doing it. Amos Nadler, Professor in Behavioural Finance on how people act on investing. Are the cosmos easier to predict in 100 years than the price of a stock next week? Gender differences in investing – testosterone vs estrogen.
December 2, 2017 - Niels Christensen of the Christensen Real Estate Group on real estate in Toronto and its transition. Michael Graham, Canaccord Genuity Analyst on FANG stocks - Facebook, Apple Netflix and Google and crypto currencies such as Bitcoin. Rob Young, Canaccord Genuity Tech Analyst further discusses crypto currencies, such as Bitcoin and Etherium.