Weekly comment - April 28, 2020

Apr 29, 2020 |Nick Foglietta

Financialization is having its finest hour.

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Special comment - April 24, 2020

Apr 24, 2020 |Nick Foglietta

I can guarantee you that two of these forecasts are going to be wrong!

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Student Aid: A relief program that can drive innovation, too

Apr 23, 2020 |Andrew Agopsowicz

The latest COVID-19 relief program will help more than a million students get through summer; engaging them in a struggling economy will remain a longer-term challenge

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Position your portfolio to celebrate Earth Day every day

Apr 22, 2020 |Sayada Nabi & Arete Zafiriou

April 22 marked the 50th anniversary of Earth Day.

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Weekly comment - April 21, 2020

Apr 21, 2020 |Nick Foglietta

This is “seat of your pants, MMT” monetary policy being employed.

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COVID consumer spending tracker

Apr 16, 2020 |RBC Economics

It’s not often a Canadian prime minister abruptly upends consumption patterns.

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Special comment - April 15, 2020

Apr 16, 2020 |Nick Foglietta

Just how fragile the entire global economy was/is that it could be taken down in less than 30 days, only highlights the root of the problem in the financial system…little savings and excessive levels of debt.

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Pandemic throws housing market off course

Apr 15, 2020 |Robert Hogue

As feared, home resales plummeted across-the-board in March. Activity fell 14.3% from February nationwide as governments rolled out COVID-19 containment measures.

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Weekly comment - April 13, 2020

Apr 14, 2020 |Nick Foglietta

The present BEAR market is creating a situation where long term investors need to have their “Spidey-senses” on full alert.

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Employment plunged in March – with much worse to come

Apr 10, 2020 |RBC Economics

The 1 million drop in jobs in March reported this morning makes every other month-over-month change in the labour force survey data before look like a rounding error.

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