the economic pulse

A Spotlight on the Labour Market: An Uneven Recovery

Nov 23, 2020 |Dawn Desjardins
RBC’s New Canadian Monthly Macroeconomic Series In the second edition of The Economic Pulse, Dawn Desjardins, RBC’s Deputy Chief Economist takes a closer look at the fragmented recovery of the Canadian labour market and provides her outlook as Canada...
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What will a Biden administration mean for Canada?

Nov 20, 2020 |Rhonda Hymers
President-elect Joe Biden will likely have to work with a Republican-controlled Senate when his administration takes over early next year, although runoff elections in Georgia in January could still deliver a majority to the Democrats. The extent to which...
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Feel Good Friday - Congratulations Cynthia Shum!

Nov 20, 2020 |Rhonda Hymers

Congratulations Cynthia Shum on achieving another educational milestone.

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The challenging path forward for yields

Nov 20, 2020 |Thomas Garretson, CFA

As the potential catalysts to a higher yield environment disappear, we explain why we think the fixed income landscape ahead will be challenging.

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Automation advancements lead to new products and higher productivity

Nov 18, 2020 |Dan Smith, CFA

Advancements in computing power and mechanical technology can lower manufacturers’ costs, and bring added quality and customization to their products.

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Estate planning to avoid a family feud

Nov 17, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management

The Wealthy Barber's strategy for family heirlooms and personal belongings.

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How the U.S. election affects the economic and investment outlook

Nov 16, 2020 |Kelly Bogdanova and Jim Allworth

While Joe Biden is projected to win the election, it appears he’ll have to work with a status quo, i.e., divided, Congress. What’s next?

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The vaccine is a game changer for economies, markets, and investors

Nov 16, 2020 |Frédérique Carrier

We can look through the COVID-19 valley and focus more confidently on the recovery and post-pandemic world. Do investors need to rethink positioning?

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Global Insight Weekly - November 12

Nov 13, 2020 |Rhonda Hymers

A vaccine at last—and it appears to be a successful one at that. This helps us look through the COVID-19 valley and focus more confidently on the recovery and post-pandemic world. Do investors need to rethink positioning?

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The two sided story

Nov 13, 2020 |Rhonda Hymers

Investors have turned their sights back to the coronavirus, where a two-sided story developed further this past week.

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