The Inside Edge Team

Michael Campbell
Host & Publisher, MONEYTALKS

One of Canada`s most respected business analysts, Michael is best known as the host of Canada’s top rated syndicated business show MoneyTalks, and Senior Business Analyst for BCTV News on Global. His outstanding investing track record has been recognized by internationally renowned analysts like James Dines, Martin Armstrong, Peter Grandich, Greg Weldon and many more. Michael`s Inside Edge subscribers have made, and perhaps more importantly, saved money based on his analysis of market trends and opportunities.

Tyler Bollhorn

Tyler is a master teacher. His essential techniques for successful trading will help both the rookie and the seasoned pro make more money. As Founder of Stockscores, Tyler helps investors make money in the markets by overcoming their common sense.

Ryan Irvine
President & Senior Analyst, KEYSTONE FINANCIAL

Ryan is a pro at uncovering, before the broader market, under followed small to mid-sized companies that are financially sound and producing solid growth in both revenues and earnings and has a 14 year track record to prove it. KeyStone’s independent Research Services offer a unique and completely independent perspective designed to help savvy investors make informed portfolio decisions.

Greg Weldon

“The One Analyst Other Analysts Can’t Wait To Read.” Greg Weldon is a regular guest on Money Talks because he is the most thorough analyst in the market today. His research is used by serious market students and investors alike. He is a must read for anyone interested in investments.

Josef Schachter

Josef Schachter
Author, Schachter Energy Report

As a 40-year veteran of the Canadian Investment Management Industry, Josef Schachter has experienced several exceptional and turbulent global economic and stock market cycles. With his primary focus on the Energy Sector, Josef is able to weave global political, economic and monetary issues with current energy data into a compelling story of what’s going on in the sector, what is to come, and why.

Patrick Ceresna
Founder & Chief Derivative Market Strategist, Big Picture Trading

Patrick Ceresna is the Founder and Chief Derivative Market Strategist at Big Picture Trading Inc. Patrick is a Chartered Market Technician, Derivative Market Specialist and Canadian Investment Manager by designation. In addition to Big Picture Trading, Patrick is an instructor on derivatives for the TMX Montreal Exchange, educating investors and investment professionals across Canada about the many valuable uses of options in their investment portfolios. Patrick is also the co-host of, one of the most prominent financial podcasts on the market today.

Martin Straith

Founder of Trend News Inc.

Martin Straith is the founder of Trend News Inc., an independent investment research firm, publishing since 2002 with readers in over 45 countries. Their 3 services: Trend Letter, Trend Technical Trader, & Trend Disruptors are dedicated to providing high-quality, affordable research that is easy to action for the average investor. The goal of Trend News is to point out Trends, not Opinions, and to assist investors with understanding the global flow of capital, how currency, bond, equity, and commodity markets are all connected, providing investors an excellent path to success.

Paul Beattie
Founder, BT Global Growth

Paul Beattie has over 30 years as a professional in finance with extensive international experience. He earned an MBA from INSEAD, France and a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), Queen’s University, Canada. Paul co-founded with Jacques Lacroix the investment firm BT Global Growth in 2006. From 2000 to 2006, he co-founded and worked as a managing Partner, of a boutique investment bank, Stable Capital Advisors. Paul also possesses extensive experience in private equity, including raising investment capital for alternative asset funds from within Canada and abroad. He was also a founding executive of Telesystem International Wireless in 1994 and its predecessor company in 1992. He was Vice-President, Mergers and Acquisitions and was involved in all aspects of financing activities.

Dr. James Thorne
Capital Market Strategist, CNW Group/Wellington-Altus Private Wealth

Prior to joining Wellington-Altus Private Wealth, Dr. James Thorne was most recently chief capital market strategist and senior portfolio manager at a leading independent investment management firm. He also held various senior investment management positions in the U.S., including chief investment officer of equities, managing director and chief capital market strategist. During his tenure he developed small, mid and large-capitalization investment strategies, which employed a combination of quantitative and qualitative analysis and achieved top-quartile performance. Dr. Thorne received a Ph.D. in economics in the fields of finance and industrial organization from York University and worked as a professor of economics and finance at the Schulich School of Business and at Bishop’s University.

Victor Adair
Author of The Trading Desk Notes

Victor Adair, author of The Trading Desk Notes, began trading penny mining stocks while attending the University of Victoria in 1969. He worked in the mining business in Canada and the Western United States for the next several years and also founded a precious metals trading company in 1974.
He began working as a commodity broker in BC in 1977 and was licensed as a stock broker in 1978. Between 1977 and when he retired in 2020 Victor held a number of trading, analytical and senior management roles in the brokerage business in Canada and the USA.
Victor has been writing market analysis, speaking at conferences and doing media interviews since the late 1970’s. He actively trades his own accounts from The Trading Desk on Vancouver Island.

Mark Leibovit 
Chief Market Strategist, VRTrader.Com

Mark’s technical expertise is in overall market timing and stock selection based upon his proprietary VOLUME REVERSAL ™ methodology and Annual Forecast Model which have landed him on the front page of Timers Digest as the top market timer.


Ian Paterson
CEO, Plurilock Systems Inc.

Ian is the MoneyTalks expert on cybersecurity and the evolving world of tech vulnerability. He is a data analytics entrepreneur, with a proven track record commercializing data science solutions and landing multi-million dollar accounts.