Solving for the Silver Tsunami

Nov 14, 2019 |Cairy Holtby
Canada’s health care system has everything that would inspire a Silicon Valley entrepreneur: scale, data, money — and a big problem to solve. It’s breaking under its own weight. John Stackhouse, Senior Vice-President at RBC, has a conversation with two...
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Lest We Forget

Nov 08, 2019 |Cairy Holtby
A poem from Veteran A. Lawrence Vaincourt which was first published in 1987. JUST A COMMON SOLDIER (A Soldier Died Today) By A. Lawrence Vaincourt He was getting old and paunchy And his hair was falling fast, And he sat around the Legion, Telling stories...
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Portfolio Advisor - October

Oct 22, 2019 |Cairy Holtby
In this edition of Portfolio Advisor you will find: - Updated market commentary from RBC’s Wealth Management Global Portfolio Advisory Group - An article focusing on those who find themselves 10 – 15 years away from retirement and 5 key steps you can...
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Simplify Your Financial Life - The Case for Consolidation

Oct 16, 2019 |Cairy Holtby
Diversification is one of the golden rules of investing to reduce risk and boost your return potential over time. Investor surveys indicate that wealthy investors open multiple accounts of the same type, with different financial institutions and different...
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Eye On The Election - How The 2020 Race For The White House Affects US Equities

Oct 07, 2019 |Cairy Holtby
RBC Capital Markets has just released: Eye on the Election - How the 2020 Race for the White House affects US Equities. The report discusses impeachment, implications for the US equity market if Elizabeth Warren wins the White House, which candidate would...
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The New Rules of the Global Oil Market

Sep 25, 2019 |Cairy Holtby
What will influence crude prices over the remainder of 2019? Michael Tran, Managing Director and Commodity Strategist with RBC Capital Markets, gives us his take on what factors could play key roles. To read the Global Insight Focus Article please follow...
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Focus Article - Collision Course?

Sep 20, 2019 |Cairy Holtby
Helima Croft, Global Head of Commodity Strategy at RBC Capital Markets, highlights how the tension between the U.S. and Iran could have an effect on oil prices and potential military conflict. 'Though trade war concerns have roiled the oil market at times...
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U.S. recession indicators

Sep 20, 2019 |By Jim Allworth, Kelly Bogdanova, Frédérique Carrier
RBC Wealth Management’s Global Portfolio Advisory Committee monitors six major economic indicators to gauge recession risks. The table directly below compiles our view of recession risks based on each indicator’s current position and recent movement....
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September Newsletter

Sep 10, 2019 |Cairy Holtby
September 2019 We hope that everyone had an enjoyable summer! We have been adjusting to the ever increasing market volatility - which is now the new normal - and continue to be more defensive in our positioning. A recent article from RBC Global Asset...
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Special Report - Unfriendly trade winds? Putting the selloff in perspective

Aug 06, 2019 |Cairy Holtby

Markets swooned worldwide amid a reignition of U.S.-China trade tensions and a sinking Chinese yuan.

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