Stagflation – what to know and four ways to mitigate its impact

Stagflation – what to know and four ways to mitigate its impact

October 30, 2023 |Portfolio Advisor – Fall 2023
Despite central banks’ efforts to tame it, inflation remains elevated in North America, while economic growth has begun to stall, especially in Canada. These conditions raise the threat of a sustained period of high and increasing prices and low or even...
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It’s bedtime – do you know where your children are surfing?

It’s bedtime – do you know where your children are surfing?

October 30, 2023 |Portfolio Advisor – Fall 2023

Five tips to help ensure your children are safely using and navigating social media

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Only in Canada, eh? Pity!

Only in Canada, eh? Pity!

October 30, 2023 |Portfolio Advisor – Fall 2023

We Canadians love to travel beyond our borders, but we remain surprisingly homebound when it comes to where we invest our money.

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Seven and the Ragged Tiger

October 30, 2023 |Matt Barasch
In the early 1980s, the U.S. music scene was a bit of a black hole. Disco was dead (or on serious life support), the Eagles and Steely Dan had broken up, most of Lynyrd Skynyrd had died in a plane crash, most of Aerosmith wished it had died in a plane...
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Don’t let April be the cruelest month

Don’t let April be the cruelest month

October 30, 2023 |Portfolio Advisor – Fall 2023

Seven year-end tax planning strategies

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Turning lemons into lemonade

Turning lemons into lemonade

October 30, 2023 |Portfolio Advisor – Fall 2023

Five ideas to help you survive and thrive through market downturns

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Around the world in 80 seconds

Around the world in 80 seconds

October 30, 2023 |Portfolio Advisor – Fall 2023
Canada Led by a surprising 0.2% contraction in second-quarter GDP, the Canadian economy is showing signs of mounting weakness. Once-resilient Canadian consumers have at long last run down their extraordinary savings amassed during the pandemic – one of...
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Belt and Road: Ten years and counting

October 26, 2023 |Jasmine Duan

As China aims to strengthen development and trade ties with its Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) partners, we take closer look at the BRI and illustrate how the country hopes to gain influence on the world stage.

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Are you a first-time homebuyer?

Are you a first-time homebuyer?

October 26, 2023 |RBC Wealth Management

Planning for the costs of home ownership.

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Bank of Canada extends pause on rate hikes, expects slower growth

October 25, 2023 |Claire Fan, Economist, Royal Bank of Canada
In line with our and market’s expectations, the Bank of Canada (BoC) opted to hold the overnight rate steady at 5% at today’s meeting, extending a pause after also foregoing a hike in September. The central bank (also as expected) maintained a clear hiking...
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