Desjardins Funds

Market Insights

Anxiety Spreads to the Stock Markets.

Rising volatility hit the markets this week. The VIX volatility index in the United States reached 50.30 before the open on Tuesday, its highest level since 2015. The decline that began last week continued in nearly every session.


Surge in Prices Expected to Give Way to Consolidation.

Commodity prices ended 2017 on a strong note, and their surge is continuing into early 2018.


Advisor Resources

RRSP contributions can be even more beneficial than you might first think. They can do more than just generate tax savings based on your marginal tax rate.

Deadline for contribution: March 1, 2018


Portfolio Managers