Prescribed rate loan planning

Prescribed rate loan planning

April 28, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management Services

“For some families, there may be opportunities to reduce taxes by setting up a prescribed rate loan.”

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Estate freeze planning

Estate freeze planning

April 27, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management Services

“If you own all the shares of your business, an estate freeze can minimize taxes and provide you with more flexibility.”

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Individual Pension Plans (IPPs)

Individual Pension Plans (IPPs)

April 24, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management Services

“For incorporated business owners or professionals, or key employees, an IPP may be beneficial for enhancing retirement income.”

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How COVID-19 is changing the earnings outlook

How COVID-19 is changing the earnings outlook

April 23, 2020 |Kelly Bogdanova

Economies and companies are operating in a state of business as unusual. When it comes to the earnings outlook, it’s time to throw out the playbook.

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When should you review your will and estate plan?

April 22, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management Services

“As a start, many legal professionals generally recommend reviewing your plan every 3 to 5 years.”

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Charitable giving and foundations

April 20, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management Services

“Things to consider when setting up a charitable foundation.”

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5 key questions every business owner should answer

5 key questions every business owner should answer

April 18, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management Services

“Asking yourself the following five questions can help you get started.”

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Shock absorption

Making sense of the stock market rally

April 17, 2020 |Kelly Bogdanova

While stock markets remain on a road littered with potholes, a confluence of catalysts has facilitated a forceful rebound.

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Why investors should pay attention to emerging market equities

April 09, 2020 |Frédérique Carrier

Chinese equities are a case in point. Their recent outperformance has been more abrupt than most think.

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Market update: A very different kind of crisis

April 07, 2020 |Kelly Bogdanova, Patrick McAllister, CFA and Christopher Girdler, CFA

The paths of financial markets and economies almost always involve uncertainties—it’s par for the course. But the abundance of uncertainties brought about by COVID-19 is making the science (and art) of economic forecasting unusually difficult.

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