Preferred Shares, Buyers Beware

Preferred Shares, Buyers Beware

The preferred share market is really a retail phenomenon. RBC, TD, or any of the bigger banks have issued billions of dollars in these preferred share issues, and it’s important to make the distinction between preferred shares and fixed income. Fixed income as you know, you’re lending money, you’re a creditor on the assets; they must pay you back. Preferred shares, while they do have fixed income characteristics, are equity.

To learn more about the truth behind preferred shares, watch the full video below and get in contact by filling out the form at the bottom of the page.

Recorded on February 7, 2020

In Episode 3, Matt Manara and Bryden Teich discuss the U.S. Federal deficit and how it is impacting the direction of monetary policy. They also discuss the reach-for-yield going on in corporate and high yield bond markets and discuss other risks they are seeing in the market.

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