January 2016 Market Monitor

Listen to short interviews with Counsel’s investment specialists and get their latest views on current market themes. Market Monitor is hosted by Rana Chauhan, Counsel’s Chief Investment Strategist.

Global Perspective

David Ragan, Director and Portfolio Manager at Mawer Investment Management talks about the price of oil, market valuations, and global market correlation.

Oil and Interest Rates

Christopher Case, Vice President, Director, and Senior Fixed
Income Portfolio Manager at TD Asset Management talks
about the U.S. interest rate increase, the effect of low oil
prices on Canada’s economy, and the impact of the lower
Canadian dollar.

Interest Rates and Politics

Coralie Witter, Portfolio Manager at Marsico Capital Management talks about how the U.S. rate increase will affect our portfolio, market valuations, and the impact of politics in 2016.