Viewpoints by Manulife Private Wealth, at Manulife Private Wealth
Manulife Private Wealth is the high-net-worth division of Manulife. Our focus is your financial goals, providing you deep market knowledge and wealth management expertise.
Q4 2022 in review
The Canadian and U.S. stock market rallied in the fourth quarter. Global equities and bond markets also advanced adding a positive note to a historically severe downturn in 2022.Read more
Understanding Manulife Private Wealth’s portfolio construction process (podcast)
Asset allocation can be a complicated world to navigate, as there are well over 100 asset classes to consider. Understanding how they correlate with one another as well as their risk and return attributes over a normal business cycle is important when considering asset allocation.Read more
What is financial planning and why it is important for high-net-worth investors
In this episode, we’re going to discuss the macro trends we may see in the next quarter and highlight why defining a financial plan is very important, especially for high-net-worth investors.Read more
What are private markets?
Private markets allow buyers and sellers to trade assets through direct negotiation rather than through an intermediary, such as a public securities exchange.Read more
Can investing in Canadian commercial real estate help smooth volatility in your portfolio?
In this article, we look at the potential benefits the asset class can offer investors in today’s inflationary environment.Read more
Five timeless principles for investing success
While investing in volatile times can sometimes challenge your discipline and commitment, there are timeless principles to include in your investment strategy that can help ease your mind and keep you focused on the long term.Read more
Analyzing the Real Estate Landscape in Canada (podcast)
In this episode, our guest speakers will assess the macroeconomic trends for the upcoming quarter and comment on the current landscape of real estate investing in Canada.Read more
A spotlight on Canadian Fixed Income
An appreciating Canadian dollar—which we expect will happen on a structural basis— might provide an attractive return profile for both Canadian sovereign debt and credit, learn more.Read more
A spotlight on Canadian Equity
We continue to find Canadian equities attractive because of their supportive dividend profile and reasonable valuations, discover why.Read more
A spotlight on Real Estate Equity
A hawkish Bank of Canada has many Canadian homeowners on watch. Can Canadian real estate help smooth volatility in your portfolio? We examine how inflation and other factors impact the current real estate space.Read more