Thought Leadership

Are Numbers Truly Random?

Looking out for number one has become synonymous with egocentricity and selfishness but it has a deeper connotation. It turns…

What Is Liquidity

There is a chain of bistros in British Columbia called Liquidity Wines and while they’re not involved in financial markets…

MMPI Investment Report 2018 Q2 1

The MMPI Escalator suite of investments produced some amazing outcomes for some very satisfied investors in Q2 2018. This was…

Universal Basic Income

In the not-too-distant future there is a real possibility that the demand for human workers in traditional roles may decline…

Is Investment Grade Safe?

Investors have a perennial problem in trying to evaluate the security of an investment in a bank or a company.…

Are You Trustworthy?

We are indebted to the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants for prompting this line of enquiry. It seems we…

Do tariffs work?

If you find your mind glazing over at the talk of trade tariffs and GATT rules the following might provide…

MMPI Investment Products

The MMPI Escalator Plans Series 36 and 37 were launched in the Spring of 2017. They have a very interesting…

How Safe Are Banks?

The strength and stability of the banking system are vitally important for the health and well-being of the wider economy.…

IMPORTANT NOTICE – GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR)

This notice is issued pursuant to the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which will come into force on…

Diminishing Returns

In economics the concept of diminishing returns refers to the point that is reached when more effort produces ever-reducing material…

Volatility

Volatile is a popular adjective that describes something that is susceptible to conversion from one state to another rapidly and…