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Janet and Tylar discuss recent market volatility, Russia’s role in commodity markets, and market reactions to past hostilities and acts of war.
The geopolitical threat has become reality, fueling market uncertainty. We look at potential impacts on equities and what investors should watch for.
There is more than one path to investing; we explain why the long-term plan may be the best option regarding bonds.
We discuss how the crux of the current tensions goes beyond Russia and Ukraine, and examine equity market vulnerabilities in past geopolitical hostilities.
Mark Bayko and Jim Allworth from the Global Portfolio Advisory Committee discuss the transition that is taking place to start the year, the intentions of central banks, and RBC Wealth Management’s economic scorecard.
Rising inflationary pressures have central banks under the microscope, with the most volatile start to the year for fixed income markets in decades.
The central bank’s strengthened institutions should help the euro area weather this tightening cycle. We look at the portfolio implications.
The rough January has taken some of the air out of the U.S. market’s most expensive stocks. This is a good sign and supports our constructive outlook.
As the U.S. equity market faces headwinds including inflation and expected rate hikes, we look at the implications for portfolios.