How will Fed rate hikes affect the investment landscape?

Jan 28, 2022 |Atul Bhatia, CFA

We believe tighter policy may cause volatility, but it’s unlikely to feed a recession. We discuss why we’re constructive on equities and risk assets.

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Audio Commentary: Checking in on recent market volatility: Has the outlook changed?

Jan 27, 2022 |Janet Engels & Tylar Lunke

Janet and Tylar discuss the forces that have put markets on edge, whether the outlook for 2022 has changed, and what it all means for equities.

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What is the equity selloff saying about the investment outlook?

Jan 25, 2022 |Kelly Bogdanova and Jim Allworth

We regard the pullback as something that should be endured on the way to further market gains instead of portending “something worse.”

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New year, new U.S. recession scorecard indicator

Jan 20, 2022 |Jim Allworth, Investment Strategist

We're adding a seventh recession indicator to our scorecard. What’s new and why is it being added?

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What should investors look for in China’s equity market?

Jan 20, 2022 |Frédérique Carrier and Jasmine Duan

Faced with a challenging global economic environment, China is following its own path. We discuss near-term prospects and investment considerations.

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Audio commentary: 2022 - A year of shifting gears

Jan 14, 2022 |Janet Engels & Kelly Bogdanova

A discussion of why the economy is positioned for above-trend growth and why equities should post positive returns, albeit with more volatility.

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Are markets playing catch-up to the Fed?

Jan 13, 2022 |Thomas Garretson, CFA

Not only has it been a rather volatile start to the year for markets, but it has been a somewhat confounding one as well. Despite fears of a more aggressive Fed in the face of persistent inflation, it could actually mean better economic outcomes...

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U.S. vs. international equities: Time for a portfolio tune-up?

Jan 07, 2022 |Kelly Bogdanova

Investors shouldn’t fall prey to a “U.S. bias” as we think international stocks have favorable characteristics arguing for their inclusion in portfolios.

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Omicron won’t deter hawkish central banks

Jan 06, 2022 |Josh Nye
December’s central bank meetings were generally more hawkish than expected as policymakers placed more weight on rising inflation and shrinking economic slack than emerging risks from Omicron. The BoE became the first G7 central bank to raise interest...
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Canadian Canoe Museum’s new home will preserve an important part of Canada’s heritage

Jan 04, 2022 |RBC Wealth Management

With support from RBC and others, the museum has been able to start conversations across the country about its collection. Ones that will bring new knowledge and perspectives to the museum's diverse treasures.

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