How will Fed rate hikes affect the investment landscape?

January 28, 2022 |Atul Bhatia, CFA

We believe tighter policy may cause volatility, but it’s unlikely to feed a recession. We discuss why we’re constructive on equities and risk assets.

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Audio Commentary: Checking in on recent market volatility: Has the outlook changed?

January 27, 2022 |Janet Engels & Tylar Lunke

Janet and Tylar discuss the forces that have put markets on edge, whether the outlook for 2022 has changed, and what it all means for equities.

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What is the equity selloff saying about the investment outlook?

January 25, 2022 |Kelly Bogdanova and Jim Allworth

We regard the pullback as something that should be endured on the way to further market gains instead of portending “something worse.”

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Virtual program helps farmers thrive in the rapidly changing field of agriculture

January 20, 2022 |RBC

Canada's agriculture sector is well-positioned to meet the rising demand for food around the world. This new online course aims to help provide Canadian producers fundamental tools to succeed.

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New year, new U.S. recession scorecard indicator

January 20, 2022 |Jim Allworth, Investment Strategist

We're adding a seventh recession indicator to our scorecard. What’s new and why is it being added?

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What should investors look for in China’s equity market?

January 20, 2022 |Frédérique Carrier and Jasmine Duan

Faced with a challenging global economic environment, China is following its own path. We discuss near-term prospects and investment considerations.

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Unleashing Opportunity: The economic gains in narrowing Canada’s racial wealth gap

January 13, 2022 |Rannella Billy-Ochieng
The Insights Net wealth gains have not been distributed equally during the pandemic, particularly among visible minority groups already at a disadvantage heading into the crisis. Visible minorities have benefitted less from a record surge in household...
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How can technology make growth inclusive?

January 11, 2022 |Frédérique Carrier

Pivotal contributions to economies can be made by underutilised parts of society. Technology can promote economic inclusion, and in doing so, boost growth.

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U.S. vs. international equities: Time for a portfolio tune-up?

January 07, 2022 |Kelly Bogdanova

Investors shouldn’t fall prey to a “U.S. bias” as we think international stocks have favorable characteristics arguing for their inclusion in portfolios.

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Omicron won’t deter hawkish central banks

January 06, 2022 |Josh Nye
December’s central bank meetings were generally more hawkish than expected as policymakers placed more weight on rising inflation and shrinking economic slack than emerging risks from Omicron. The BoE became the first G7 central bank to raise interest...
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