Due to my background, I’m invited to quite a few privileged conversations. One of those occurred a few months ago, when a Beijing-based money manager sent my office an email, and asked if I could meet him in Toronto for coffee. He was fairly vague, but said he just wanted to have a casual conversation […]
Love it or hate it, but don’t expect to see the flood of Mainland Chinese real estate buyers you saw this time last year.
China’s FX reserves hit a five month high, and real estate markets dependent on Mainland Chinese buyers are noticing the lack of spending.
Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and the UK are building a consumer debt bubble that dwarfs China, and it’s built around real estate.
To kick off Will and Kate’s royal tour of Canada, we break down just how much the Monarchy costs countries in the Commonwealth.