November 2017 review and market outlook

Market commentary by Kim Mailey

December 8, 2017

This year’s pace of economic expansion should carry into 2018!

The current growth cycle’s duration (now at approximately 8.5 years) is approaching the longest expansion cycle on record in the post-WWII era (10-years: 1991-2001).  As a result, a number of major equity markets hit new all-time highs in the month of November. Notwithstanding occasional bouts of profit-taking, I remain bullish on equity markets heading into year-end and the New Year.

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30 year milestone celebrated!

Kim Mailey proudly celebrates his continuous service to Scotia Wealth Management

December 5, 2017

Kim Mailey, Senior Wealth Advisor, Director, Wealth Management and Victoria Rogers, Senior Wealth Advisor, Director, Wealth Management

In 1987, when Kim Mailey started as a new Investment Advisor with McLeod Young Weir, he could never have imagined what the future would have in store. An incredible experience, career and life lay before him, but back in 1987, it was only beginning.

On November 23, 2017, Kim Mailey – now Senior Wealth Advisor and Director at Scotia Wealth Management – walked across the stage at Sutton Place Hotel in Vancouver, BC to the applause of Scotiabank dignitaries and fellow honourees. It was a time to celebrate his 30 year anniversary of continuous service to ScotiaMcLeod, and a time to pause for reflection.

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Join us for a free seminar: Life and legislation changes – so should your will

November 28, 2017

Whether you want to get your estate planning in order but don’t know where to start; are interested in learning about changes to laws that could affect the way your Will is interpreted; or you would just like to avoid common estate planning mistakes, come join us as we try to simplify what can seem like an overwhelming process.
Monique Trepanier, Estate and Trust Consultant, Scotia Wealth Management

Estate planning isn’t a topic that comes up around the dinner table on a regular basis – in fact, it’s a conversation that many families avoid. However, regardless of how daunting or uncomfortable the topic may seem, it’s truly important to have an updated will and a strategic plan to transition your wealth according to your wishes. When you’ve worked hard to build a life and legacy, it’s essential that you preserve or distribute it however you see fit!

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Online safety: tips, tricks and our next client event!

November 22, 2017

Whether you’re someone who tweets and texts all day long or someone who can’t remember their email password, you probably spend some of your time on the Internet. It may be banking, shopping, streaming entertainment or using social media – these days, you can do almost anything online. No matter what your age or skill level, it’s important to understand online risks and know how to avoid them. Today, Mailey Rogers Group is sharing some important tips and tricks – and, inviting you to our next great learning event!

Join us on Thursday, November 30th

Presentation: Hackers, Crackers, Ratters and Trolls – a look at online security and safety in our hyper-connected world

Please join Mailey Rogers Group as Linda Fawcus, CEO of Gluu Technology Society, shares her expertise and tips on how we can all stay safe in this digitally-fueled world. Linda is an accomplished and entertaining speaker and we are confident that you will find this a valuable and engaging event. We hope to see many clients and new faces in attendance – please feel free to bring a friend!

6:30 pm – Wine and nibbles
7:00 – 8:00 pm – Presentation and discussion
RSVP: tannis.fuller@scotiawealth.com / 604.913.7033

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