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Ian McGugan

Ian McGugan is a reporter with The Globe and Mail's Report on Business and has been writing about investing, economics and business for more than 20 years. He joined the Globe and Mail in 2010. He has been executive editor of Canadian Business magazine and founding editor of MoneySense magazine. He has won three National Magazine Awards for his business and investing writing. He has also worked at the Financial Post and the Financial Times of Canada.

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Ottawa should consider this simple solution for curing retirement anxiety Ian McGugan
Lessons for the next financial downturn, courtesy of 2008 Subscriber content
The winning investing strategy is to bet on losers Subscriber content
Survey reveals disturbing knowledge gap among investors Subscriber content
U.S. markets are putting the entire world to shame. But here’s the catch Subscriber content
Higher rates and rising corporate debt are on a collision course Subscriber content
Don’t use the longest bull market as a reason to sell Subscriber content
This little-known indicator has something encouraging to say about the economy and markets Subscriber content
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Why this is no time to panic over emerging markets Subscriber content
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Even when you do it right, you can invest for a decade and lose money Subscriber content Ian McGugan
A new Gilded Age: The 19th century precedent of powerful corporations is particularly intriguing for stocks today Subscriber content Ian McGugan
The U.S. economy is on a tear. How long can it last? Subscriber content
President Trump’s meddling in Federal Reserve policy could backfire on him Subscriber content Ian McGugan
Elon Musk, Donald Trump and the perils of disruption for investors Subscriber content
Stars and Dogs
The Globe’s stars and dogs for the week
How Brexit could be a buying opportunity for Canadian investors Subscriber content
Why Canadian bank investors should shudder with each rate increase Subscriber content
Investors, got a case of the trade jitters? Here’s how to put the risks in perspective Subscriber content
Canada’s roaring housing market is a global anomaly Subscriber content Ian McGugan
Don’t yield to the pervasive pessimism – emerging markets are still a buy Subscriber content