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As volatility continues to grip equity markets, investors may find it challenging to look beyond the short-term uncertainty to the calm on the other side. Even so, our experts, Chris Heakes and Chris McHaney, believe the best course of action is to trust in the fundamentals of sound investing. They recommend longer-term bets such as clean energy, as well as small caps and preferred shares for tactical moves to stronger ground.
Mark Raes is the Head of Product at BMO Global Asset Management. He is joined on the podcast by Chris Heakes and Chris McHaney, Portfolio Managers and ETF Specialists at BMO Global Asset Management. The episode was recorded live on May 19, 2021.
ETFs mentioned in the podcast:
- BMO S&P 500 Index ETF (Ticker: ZSP)
- BMO Clean Energy Index ETF (Ticker: ZCLN)
- BMO Laddered Preferred Share Index ETF (Ticker: ZPR)
- BMO S&P US Small Cap Index ETF (Ticker: ZSML)
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