Enjoy it while you can Cannabis Canada, your edge is already eroding

Enjoy it while you can Cannabis Canada, your edge is already eroding

Green Growth Brands Ltd., a U.S.-based cannabis retailer with a large footprint in Nevada, was all geared up to enter the Ontario market until an unexpected announcement in mid-December by the province placed a drastic cap on the number of retail licences issued for pot shops.Citing supply concerns, the provincial government changed its rules from…



Alberta, B.C. say steel safeguards are undermining infrastructure projects

Alberta, B.C. say steel safeguards are undermining infrastructure projects

Alberta and British Columbia want Ottawa to scrap safeguards on a range of imported steel products, arguing they are undermining crucial infrastructure projects and eroding the competitiveness of local firms.The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) began hearings this week into whether provisional safeguards — imposed in October on imports of seven different steel products —…





Bitcoin Price Will Tank Below $3,000, Says Trader Who Predicts Sell-Off

Bitcoin Price Will Tank Below $3,000, Says Trader Who Predicts Sell-Off

The bitcoin price will crater below $3,000 amid a mass sell-off. That’s what futures trader Anthony Grisanti predicts about the ongoing Crypto Winter. “I’m looking for a move down to $3,000, which would represent a real weakness in this market,” Grisanti told CNBC. “It could be the driver that gets people to bail out of this and…



Future Fund could manage your superannuation

Future Fund could manage your superannuation

The superannuation industry, unions and the Labor Party would vigorously oppose a government default fund taking away money that currently flows into retail and industry funds.But some independent analysts support a government fund to reduce fees, lift returns and reduce conflicts of interest evident in private funds, if appropriate governance safeguards are put in place.Public…


Share market opportunities for active investors

Share market opportunities for active investors

The Australian stock market’s 1.5 per cent fall in total returns (which includes dividend payments) compared with a 11 per cent fall for the MSCI All-Country World Index, its biggest annual drop since the 2008 financial crisis.Relative strengthAustralia outperformed a string of other developed markets including Hong Kong, UK, Canada, Japan and Switzerland.Centennial Asset Management…