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Author of Stock Market Superstars
How do the country’s top stock pickers make millions of dollars in the markets? That’s the question Bob answers in interviews with 12 of Canada’s greatest money-managers.
"Where the greatest amount of capital spending is, that is where you want to position your thematic portfolios."
As a Columnist
Since the late 1990’s Bob has been featured in both local and nation-wide print media. He has been featured as a columnist in publications such as the Financial Post, Investors Digest, and The Burnaby/New Westminster News Leader. Bob’s thoughts keep readers coming back for his engaging and insightful perspective on financial markets. Common topics include investing tips, Canadian market trends, and behavioural finance.
As a Featured Expert
Bob is a sought-after speaker, frequently attending conferences as a keynote presenter. Through his media work, Bob has been a featured writer, for publications such as Maclean's, the Globe and Mail, The Province, and Benefits Canada, to name a few.
Check out Bob Thompson's National Publication in Macleans titled: "The Anatomy of a House Bubble" (May 21, 2016)