Peter Guay

MBA, CFA, Portfolio Manager

Peter joined PWL Capital in 2004 to learn the business from the ground up. After 14 years, many designations and an MBA later, Peter is now a Partner, Portfolio Manager and Financial Planner in the Layton-Guay Team.
Peter joined PWL Capital in 2004 to learn the business from the ground up. After 14 years, many designations and an MBA later, Peter is now a Partner, Portfolio Manager and Financial Planner in the Layton-Guay Team.
Personal Wealth
Canada-Montreal-Peel

Life Insurance: What kind should you buy?

The insurance industry makes it very easy for us to separate ourselves from our money. If you’re not careful, you can easily find yourself with far more of the wrong type of insurance than you need. If it’s any consolation though, you will have made your insurance broker really happy.

Advanced Investing

Regulations: Protecting Industry over Investors!

What the Ontario government is trying to do to the investment industry is shameful. We like to think regulations are there to protect us, but the current Ontario government and the Canadian Securities Administrator are doing anything but that. The last few months have been incredibly frustrating to watch as regulatory proposals come out that are clearly not in investor’s best interests.

Behavioural Finance
Montreal, Residential-Area, Plateau-Mont- Royal, Canada

Myth BUSTED: ETFs and Market Efficiency

The Myth: Everyone is piling into ETFs, and that makes stock markets less efficient. The argument: The more people invest through indexes and ETFs, the fewer people there are scrutinizing the fundamentals of stock prices to figure out if individual stocks are cheap or expensive. That must make it easier to pick stocks, right?