Seeing Around the Corner

While it’s impossible to always know what’s coming next, our goal is to provide you with information that supports your foresight and foundation for decision-making.

04.25.2019 - Duane W. Green, President, Chief Executive Officer

Seeing Around the Corner

By Duane W. Green,
President, Chief Executive Officer

It’s impossible to always know what’s coming next. However, we take full advantage of the expertise of Fiduciary Trust Canada and Franklin Templeton Investments worldwide, to bring you highly informed views, thoughtful opinions and practical options. Our goal is to provide thinking that supports your foresight and foundation for decision-making.

With this in mind, I want you to know of coming enhancements to our website, This summer, you’ll find the secure online portal, designed specifically for clients, will provide more information about your assets. Want more details about a particular sector or stock? The information will be at your fingertips. You’ll also have access to multiple accounts and will be able to send secure messages to your portfolio manager. We’ll be sharing further details on this initiative with you in the coming months.

While such steps are designed to open the door to the information you seek, Thomas Junkin’s Locked Out Without Your Help highlights how digital assets can become permanently inaccessible. Learn the challenges executors and families face and some steps to developing an effective estate plan for your digital assets.

In Equity Markets Bounce Back in First Quarter, Ian Riach captures the worldwide spike and highlights equity and bond investors’ diverging views about the future. In How Did That Happen? Vincent Tonietto breaks down Canadian equities’ dramatic come-from-behind performance and what to expect as 2019 progresses.

What’s next for equity markets south of the border? That’s one of the questions Donald Taylor, in New York, tackles in this edition’s RoundTable. Investors, particularly those interested in rising dividend stocks, won’t want to miss US Equities: The View From Here.

Who would have imagined that sneakers we wore as teenagers could become iconic pieces in today’s highly prized collections. Anthony Amante’s Sneakers Never Looked So Good sheds some light on the sensibilities and business behind this wearable art.

Though the lingering traces of a stubborn winter might have us think otherwise, spring IS next in line. We wish you the best for this season of fresh starts and new plans, whatever shape they may take.




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