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One of the most important principles of sound investment management is staying on top of what’s happening in the world and how those events affect finances. Conditions change quickly, and keeping up-to-date on developments and trends can be challenging. The team of experts producing IWB have been advising Canadian investors for over 25 years.
Edited and Published by Gordon Pape. Associate Editor: Richard Croft

With Gavin Graham, Ryan Irvine, Glenn Rogers, Shawn Allen, Adam Mayers, Paul Bamford & Michael Corcoran.

Recent Newsletters

  • iwb22342 published November 27, 2023
    A big year for tech... Three small-cap winners... Gordon Pape's updates Richelieu Hardware... Gordon Pape's ETF updates: ARK Innovation ETF,…
  • iwb22341 published November 20, 2023
    Celestica resurfaces... Walt Disney turns 100... Two industry leaders raise dividends... Gordon Pape updates Teck Resources, Home Depot, Walmart, TC…
  • iwb22340 published November 13, 2023
    A healthcare winner... Deadline looms for FHSA... Shawn Allen updates American Express, RioCan REIT, Costco, Alimentation Couche-Tard, Dollarama... Gordon Pape's…
  • iwb22339 published November 6, 2023
    CPP to cost more... Gold shines brightly... Gavin Graham's precious metals updates... Gordon Pape updates BCE, A&T... Richard Croft updates…
  • iwb22338 published October 30, 2023
    Brookfield confusion... Too hot to handle?... The end is near…maybe... Richard Croft updates Premium Income Corporation, BMO Covered Call Canadian…
  • iwb22337 published October 23, 2023
    Crypto: big returns, bigger risk... Canadians are pessimistic about economy... Another way to play the weight loss craze... Glenn Rogers…
  • iwb22336 published October 16, 2023
    The Indian imbroglio... Diabetes drugs a game-changer... Adam Mayers updates Corby Spirit and Wine, Scott's Miracle-Gro... Gordon Pape updates ExxonMobil...…
  • iwb22335 published October 2, 2023
    Non-tech winners... Rolling recession (2)... Bifurcated market offers opportunities... Ryan Irvine updates Viemed Healthcare, Calian Group... Gordon Pape updates Fortis,…
  • iwb22334 published September 25, 2023
    Global Portfolio on track... Are we in a rolling recession?... Discount giants take opposite directions... Gordon Pape updates Enbridge, Home…
  • iwb22333 published September 18, 2023
    A transport giant... Interpreting price/book value ratios... Shawn Allen updates CN Rail, lululemon Athletic, Aecon Group... The importance of dividends...…

Recent Updates

  • WSP Global (TSX: WSP, OTC: WSPOF)

    April 7, 2024
    WSP is an international engineering and design firm that provides a wide range of services, from urban planning to environmental…


  • Canadian National Railway (TSX: CNR, NYSE: CNI)

    April 7, 2024
    CN operates across North America with over 21,000 miles of track, reaching as far south as the Gulf of Mexico.


  • BHP Group (NYSE: BBL)

    April 7, 2024
    BHP Group is a huge Australia-headquartered global mining and petroleum company. It has $109 billion in assets and about 80,000…


  • Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.B)

    April 7, 2024
    Berkshire Hathaway is the holding company of Warren Buffett, one of the world's most successful investors.


  • Canadian Tire Corp. (TSX: CTC.A, OTC: CDNAF)

    March 29, 2024
    Canadian Tire is quite familiar to almost all Canadians. But it has grown and changed substantially over the past decade…

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  • Invesco Aerospace and Defense ETF (NYSE: PPA)

    March 26, 2024
    The Aerospace and Defense ETF invests in businesses that “are involved in the development, manufacturing, operations, and support of US…


  • Brookfield Corporation (TSX, NYSE: BN)

    March 25, 2024
    Brookfield Corporation is the new name for the former Brookfield Asset Management, which still exists as part of the broader…


  • Magna International (TSX: MG, NYSE: MGA)

    March 25, 2024
    The company operates in 27 countries and has over 165,000 employees. It does about $40 billion in annual sales, generated…


  • Shopify (TSX, NDQ: SHOP)

    March 25, 2024
    Shopify is a cloud-based, multi-channel commerce platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses. Merchants use the software to design, set…


  • Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX, NYSE: GOLD)

    March 25, 2024
    Toronto-based Barrick is one of the world's largest gold miners. Barrick has gold and copper mining operations and projects in…