Does slowing growth have a silver lining for fixed income investors?

June 30, 2022 |Atul Bhatia, CFA

It’s important to consider secondary impacts of slowing growth, and we look at how investors may see positives in today’s economic backdrop.

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Audio commentary: The 2022 Midyear Outlook

June 30, 2022 |Janet Engels, Thomas Garretson & Tylar Lunke

After a volatile first half of 2022 marked by surging inflation and uncertain economic conditions, what’s in store for rates, the Fed, and markets?

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A rough first half to the year comes to a close, now what's next?

June 30, 2022 |The Simbul-Lezon Wealth Management Group

The first half of the year has come to a close. We discuss our thoughts on the second half and take a look at the Global Insight Midyear Outlook.

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Immigration Nation: New Canadians are vital to an aging society

June 29, 2022 |Nathan Janzen, Claire Fan and Carrie Freestone

A wave of new Canadians is coming—and just in time.

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Markets under pressure after the US May inflation reading

June 14, 2022 |The Simbul-Lezon Wealth Management Group

Given another bout of market volatility and weakness in equity and bond markets, we are publishing our letter earlier than normal. We discuss the most recent US inflation reading for the month of May, which was the highest rate in over 40 years.

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Canada's housing markets rebalancing fast

June 09, 2022 |Robert Hogue
The wind is definitely shifting—and becoming a lot chillier—for Canada’s housing market. Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal, Ottawa and Hamilton were among the areas experiencing significant pullbacks in home resale activity in May. For many of them this represented...
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Bank of Canada hikes rates 0.5% again and are prepared to act more forcefully if needed

June 03, 2022 |The Simbul-Lezon Wealth Management Group

This week we discuss recent developments at home, namely comments from the Bank of Canada and recent results from the banks.

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Bank of Canada hikes interest rates another 50 bps and isn’t done yet

June 01, 2022 |Josh Nye, Senior Economist, RBC Economics

Rate hike is the second in a row from the Bank of Canada.

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