Money Gains: Making it count

Ace the foundations of investing with our educational video series that aims to teach you how to make the most out of your money.

Are you ready to step up your money gains?

Chapter 1: Investing concepts

Calling all beginner investors! Learn the building blocks of investing to set yourself up for success.

The difference between saving and investing

Take a closer look at saving vs. investing and how to make your money grow!

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Understanding your investment returns

Knowledge is power! So is understanding how much cash you’ve earned after investing.

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Risk and return expectation

There's no such thing as a free lunch. Understand the potential risk you may need to take to achieve certain investment returns.

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Setting goals and time horizons

When it comes to investing, time is money. Learn about what this means and why it’s important.

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Asset classes

Different types of investments can give you different results. Learn about what asset classes are, and why they matter.

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Common investing pitfalls

Mistakes happen - even for experienced investors. We’ll walk you through the most common investing mistakes and how to avoid them. 

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The power of compounding

The real secret to making your money work for you. Learn about what you can do to keep the momentum going.

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Understanding investment risk

Greater risk can mean greater rewards (or greater losses). Find out why it’s important to consider risk when investing.

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Chapter 2: Building an investment portfolio

You’ve got the basics; explore the next chapter to learn what you may need to build your future portfolio. 

What are capital markets?

Get familiar with a company’s capital structure and what types of funding may be available.

Types of securities

Learn about what securities are, and why they matter. 

ESG and sustainable investing

Understand the sustainability and ethical impact of your potential investments. 

Types of security analysis

Get familiar with the main differences between fundamental analysis and technical analysis. We’ll share some examples of each and cover valuation models. 

How do stock markets work?

Dive into the world of stock markets and learn about supply and demand, market sensitivities and more!

How do bond markets work?

You’ve heard about stock markets, but what about bond markets? In this video, we’ll cover general topics such as monetary vs. fiscal policy, demographics and much more!

What affects returns for specific stocks

Find out what factors could potentially affect returns from certain stocks. 

What affects returns for bonds

Interest rates and credit spreads are just the tip of the iceberg for what could affect potential returns from bonds.

Breaking down asset classes

Part two of asset classes! You’ll learn what a factor is and break down asset classes even further.

The impact of foreign exchange rates

As a Canadian investor, it’s important for you to know how to protect your potential returns from the impact of currency fluctuations from foreign investments. 

When it comes to investing, knowledge is power.

Want to learn more about how to grow and maximize your money? Stay tuned for more videos about investing best practices from our experts.