Weekly Comment- June 29, 2022

June 29, 2022 |Nick Foglietta
***Before we begin – Over the summer months my goal is to write a series of editorials on either the BEHAVIORAL aspects of investing or the PROCESSES used to create portfolios. Hopefully these will provide some food for thought to help us all be better...
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Immigration Nation: New Canadians are vital to an aging society

June 29, 2022 |Nathan Janzen, Claire Fan and Carrie Freestone

A wave of new Canadians is coming—and just in time.

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How RBC Royal Trust can help: Executor services

June 17, 2022 |RBC Royal Trust

If you are planning your own estate and are considering who to appoint as your executor, or if you find yourself acting as an executor, our team of professionals can help.

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Weekly Comment- June 14, 2022

June 14, 2022 |Nick Foglietta
A Historic Week US inflation = +8.6% (Highest since 1981) Consumer Confidence U. of Michigan = 50 (Worst reading EVER) US credit card debt – Fastest increase EVER Grocery prices - +11.9% (fastest since 1979) Chicken prices - +17.4% (fastest EVER) Restaurants...
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Weekly Comment- June 9, 2022

June 09, 2022 |Nick Foglietta
Real World Statistics The weekly comments typically spend a lot of time focusing on markets, central banks and other financially oriented themes. This past weekend I found myself in a conversation with a friend and somehow we drifted into these types...
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Canada's housing markets rebalancing fast

June 09, 2022 |Robert Hogue
The wind is definitely shifting—and becoming a lot chillier—for Canada’s housing market. Toronto, Vancouver, Montreal, Ottawa and Hamilton were among the areas experiencing significant pullbacks in home resale activity in May. For many of them this represented...
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Weekly Comment- June 3, 2022

June 03, 2022 |Nick Foglietta
A Picture of How Financial Markets Once Functioned Saw this picture on social media last week. It really captured my attention. Let me share with you a few thoughts. First, notice how the girls are sitting and watching the entire spectacle. If I had to...
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Bank of Canada hikes interest rates another 50 bps and isn’t done yet

June 01, 2022 |Josh Nye, Senior Economist, RBC Economics

Rate hike is the second in a row from the Bank of Canada.

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