Will global equities deliver for investors in 2021?

Dec 02, 2020 |Jim Allworth, Kelly Bogdanova, and Frédérique Carrier

As economies regain pre-pandemic peaks and corporate earnings recover further, we look at why stocks could provide attractive all-in returns in 2021.

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Investment outlook for your 2021 portfolio

Dec 02, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management

As the economic fallout from COVID-19 is absorbed, ultralow rates should make equities the asset class of choice and fixed income more challenging.

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A Spotlight on the Labour Market: An Uneven Recovery

Nov 23, 2020 |Dawn Desjardins
RBC’s New Canadian Monthly Macroeconomic Series In the second edition of The Economic Pulse, Dawn Desjardins, RBC’s Deputy Chief Economist takes a closer look at the fragmented recovery of the Canadian labour market and provides her outlook as Canada...
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The challenging path forward for yields

Nov 20, 2020 |Thomas Garretson, CFA

As the potential catalysts to a higher yield environment disappear, we explain why we think the fixed income landscape ahead will be challenging.

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Automation advancements lead to new products and higher productivity

Nov 18, 2020 |Dan Smith, CFA

Advancements in computing power and mechanical technology can lower manufacturers’ costs, and bring added quality and customization to their products.

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How the U.S. election affects the economic and investment outlook

Nov 16, 2020 |Kelly Bogdanova and Jim Allworth

While Joe Biden is projected to win the election, it appears he’ll have to work with a status quo, i.e., divided, Congress. What’s next?

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The vaccine is a game changer for economies, markets, and investors

Nov 16, 2020 |Frédérique Carrier

We can look through the COVID-19 valley and focus more confidently on the recovery and post-pandemic world. Do investors need to rethink positioning?

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Canada’s Housing Markets Strong in October Despite Surge in Downtown Condo Supply

Nov 06, 2020 |Robert Hogue

Call it a carbon copy of September: Canada’s largest housing markets remained piping hot last month—at, or near record highs—with suburbs getting much of the action and downtown areas seeing a lot of condos put up for sale.

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Will the U.S. elections create new investment opportunities?

Nov 06, 2020 |Kelly Bogdanova

We look beyond the outcome of the U.S. elections to understand how the changing political landscape could affect stock market investments.

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5G communications networks: Enabling next-generation technology

Nov 05, 2020 |Dan Smith, CFA

The 5G rollout should lead to a meaningful increase in communications equipment sales growth and more wide spread adoption of cutting-edge technology.

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