Seven Ways COVID-19 Is Affecting Canadian Housing

Oct 30, 2020 |Robert Hogue

Among the seismic shifts the pandemic has spurred across the Canadian economy, few are as profound as those that have rocked Canadian real estate.

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What the U.S. election means for Europe and the UK

Oct 22, 2020 |Frédérique Carrier

The outcome will impact U.S. trade, foreign, and regulatory policies. We look at the repercussions for the EU and UK as well as portfolio strategy.

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Inflation fears may be inflated

Oct 15, 2020 |Thomas Garretson

Despite risks and concerns of inflation being top of mind for fixed income investors, we explain why we believe inflation should not be a near- or intermediate-term problem for them.

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The U.S. fiscal stimulus uncertainty and the outlook for economic growth

Oct 08, 2020 |Frédérique Carrier

Even as another much-needed round of fiscal stimulus in the U.S. twists in the wind, growth does appear to have a clearer path forward.

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Streaming services have accelerated during COVID-19. Will this continue?

Oct 08, 2020 |Tasneem- Azim-Khan, CFA

The pandemic has magnified the value proposition of streaming services and could potentially accelerate the cord-cutting and cord-shaving trends towards cable TV.

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What happens to the stock market if there’s an unclear outcome on Election Day?

Oct 05, 2020 |Kelly Bogdanova

We all know the market hates uncertainty. What are the market implications if November 3 comes and goes and we don’t know who the next president is?

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8 Ways COVID Will Transform the Economy and Disrupt Every Business

Sep 24, 2020 |John Stackhouse

If there is one lesson from the pandemic of 2020, it may be this: We are biological beings in a digital age.

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How will COVID-19 impact globalization and international trade?

Sep 24, 2020 |Alan Robinson

The pandemic has dealt a blow to globalization from which it may not fully recover. We examine possible beneficiaries of this new normal.

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How the Throne Speech can help Canada’s recovery

Sep 23, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management

How the Throne Speech can help Canada’s recovery - Featuring Craig Wright, RBC Chief Economist

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COVID Consumer Spending Tracker

Sep 21, 2020 |Colin Guldimann

Many Canadians continued to do routine shopping online, perhaps because of headlines about rising case counts. Back-to-school shopping seemed to exert a less powerful force than in previous years.

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