Farmer 4.0: How the coming skills revolution can transform agriculture

Jan 03, 2020 |Joshua Opheim

A new report calls on Canada to adopt a new mix of farm skills that is more data-focused, innovation-minded and diverse.

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Federal budget 2019: Key tax measures that have a direct impact on you

Mar 19, 2019 |Joshua Opheim

RBC Wealth Management Services analyzes the latest pre-election proposed tax measures, and the effect they may have on you.

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It'll be OK...

Dec 21, 2018 |Joshua Opheim

After several rocky weeks, the media, with its usual penchant for drama, is saying we're on track for “The Worst December Since the Great Depression.” While that certainly sounds scary, you will be OK!

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The Statistics of Market Corrections

Oct 17, 2018 |Joshua Opheim

Investors typically have a vague idea of what they're getting themselves into by buying stocks but don't quite understand the mechanics behind market corrections.

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More to Come

Jul 30, 2018 |Jim Allworth
Equity markets have been giving mixed readings. On the one hand, the S&P 500, the Dow Jones, Europe’s benchmark index and Japan’s TOPIX are all still below their January highs. By contrast, the NASDAQ, Canada’s TSX, and the FTSE in the U.K. are all at...
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Home Economics: Comparing Canadian real estate to Canadian equities

Jul 30, 2018 |Joshua Opheim

Equities have been an effective way to grow wealth compared to real estate

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Bank of Canada

Despite trade uncertainty, Bank of Canada raises rates

Jul 19, 2018 |Joshua Opheim

Results from the Business Outlook Survey and a strong June employment report led Stephen Poloz to raise the benchmark overnight rate to 1.5 percent.

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Three reasons future investors will continue to value human advice

Apr 19, 2018 |Joshua Opheim

Amid the conversation around the impact of AI on the economy, RBC Wealth Management’s Doug Guzman shares why future investors will continue to value human advice

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Inflation: An Old Risk Waits Offstage

Apr 05, 2018 |Joshua Opheim

Something that’s least expected—a sustained surge in inflation rates—would substantially worsen the global economic and investment outlook. Learn more in our latest article.

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Canadian GDP Unexpectedly Falls in January as Housing Chill Sets

Apr 02, 2018 |Joshua Opheim

Analysts in a Reuters poll had expected gross domestic product to increase by 0.1 per cent after a revised 0.2 per cent gain in December.

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