How will the end of unemployment benefits ripple through the U.S. economy?

Sep 10, 2021 |Atul Bhatia, CFA

The expiration of federal benefits is likely to kick start millions of job seekers, and we see positive and negative implications for the economy.

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Audio commentary: An economic and market update with Jim Allworth

Sep 07, 2021 |Mark Bayko & Jim Allworth

Mark Bayko and Jim Allworth from the Global Portfolio Advisory Committee provide an update on the investment outlook.

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Preparing Indigenous youth for a digital future

Sep 03, 2021 |RBC Economics

Over the next decade, 750,000 Indigenous youth will move through the education system and into early careers. What will they need to thrive?

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Heading toward uncharted debt territory

Sep 03, 2021 |Kelly Bogdanova

As the increasing federal debt dilemma continues, the U.S. government and taxpayers may reach a financial destination they have not been before.

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Reassessing the economic playing field

Sep 02, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

As the delta variant spreads and U.S. inflation persists, how long can the growth cycle last?

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AgriTech & FoodTech: Technology to feed the world

Sep 02, 2021 |Frédérique Carrier

Technology-driven solutions offer the promise of feeding a growing global population while limiting the burden on the environment.

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Is record use of the Fed’s reverse repo facility a sign of market stress?

Aug 27, 2021 |Thomas Garretson, CFA

While some fear pressures are building under the surface, we see the drivers as rather mundane and expect conditions to normalize later this year.

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Are China headwinds pressuring the Asian equity outlook?

Aug 20, 2021 |Frédérique Carrier & Jasmine Duan

As China pushes on with a regulatory crackdown and battles a COVID-19 outbreak, how should investors position Asia ex-Japan equities in portfolios?

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The U.S. infrastructure and budget bills, and what comes next

Aug 13, 2021 |Kelly Bogdanova

The infrastructure bill is near the finish line, while budget wrangling is on tap. As the legislation is debated, we look at the various scenarios.

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What’s pushing U.S. stocks to climb the wall of worry?

Aug 06, 2021 |Kelly Bogdanova

Challenges are coming at the stock market from different directions, but the rally continues. We look at the great motivator for equity performance.

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