Weekly Update 02/26/2021

Feb 26, 2021 |Travis Stringer
Investors continue to be on edge about rising bond yields, which moved higher yet again over the past week. Anxiety persists despite commentary from U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell who reiterated that any inflationary pressure this year is...
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Weekly Update 02/19/2021

Feb 19, 2021 |Travis Stringer
Equity markets were generally flat over the past week. But, the more noticeable action occurred in the bond markets, where an increase in yields has gained steam of late. This left investors wondering whether they should be reassured as it’s another sign...
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Weekly Update 02/12/2021

Feb 12, 2021 |Travis Stringer
Increasing confidence that the pandemic is under control and that a very robust economic and earnings recovery will soon be upon us has been the narrative in the global equity markets over the past few weeks. One of the best performing sectors so far...
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Your cognitive health: Symptoms, safeguards, and support

Feb 08, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

A discussion on early signs of dementia and support for caregivers.

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Weekly Update 02/05/2021

Feb 05, 2021 |Travis Stringer
The past week was highlighted by a meaningful decline in volatility, as investors shifted their attention back to fundamental factors – Covid, the economic backdrop, monetary and fiscal policy, and corporate earnings. Trends on this front are either headed...
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Davos 2021: Seven challenges for COVID-19 and beyond

Feb 05, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

This year’s virtual World Economic Forum tried to address the challenges shaping 2021. RBC’s CEO Dave McKay shares his takeaways.

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Dementia is not inevitable: Lifestyle tips for your brain health

Feb 03, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

Some of Canada’s leading scientists in women’s brain health discuss lifestyle choices that can help prevent brain-aging diseases

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Recognizing the early signs of dementia

Feb 01, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

It can be hard to spot the early signs of dementia versus normal age-related memory loss. If dementia is diagnosed, there are steps caregivers can take to help support loved ones.

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Weekly Update 01/29/2021

Feb 01, 2021 |Travis Stringer
It was an interesting week to say the least. Volatility surged for a brief period and then meaningfully retreated. Instead of the usual fundamental developments – the economic trajectory, path of the virus, interest rates, government policy, and earnings...
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