Memorable experiences


Rhonda has always had a personal passion for bringing people together and orchestrating an event to remember. For many years now, we have created exclusive experiences that educate, entertain, connect, and demonstrate our appreciation for our clients.

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ESG Investing: The what, why, and how

Jun 19, 2024 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Jun 19, 2024 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Virtual Event Kelowna, BC

Please join us Wednesday, June 19 @ 9:00 AM PT for a virtual presentation with Catherine Philogene of RBC Global Asset Management. Catherine will delve into the importance of integrating ESG considerations into investment decision-making processes, and discuss strategies for identifying ESG opportunities and risks, and how these factors can contribute to long-term value creation within portfolios. This presentation is ideal for anyone interested in learning more about the growing significance of ESG in today’s investment landscape.


Market outlook: The recession that never was?

Jun 13, 2024 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Jun 13, 2024 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Virtual Event Kelowna, BC

The most anticipated recession in history has yet to arrive. Is the runway clear for a soft landing or should we fasten our seatbelts for a bout of economic turbulence? Join us June 13 @ 9:00 AM PT for this insightful virtual discussion with guest speakers Gopa Nair and Patrick McAllister from RBC’s Portfolio Advisory Group.

 


Shaping the future of finance with Artificial Intelligence

May 24, 2024 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - May 24, 2024 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Virtual Event Kelowna, BC

We are pleased to invite you to a virtual presentation to learn more about Borealis AI, an RBC Institute for Research. This curiosity-driven research center is dedicated to achieving state-of-the-art in machine learning, and creating real-world impact thought scientific pursuit. Our discussion with Selina Wang will explore how AI is transforming and shaping the future of finance.

Featuring guest speaker Selina Wang, CFA Group Business Engagement Lead, Capital Markets and Wealth Management, Borealis AI. Selina is responsible for developing AI strategies and fostering strategic partnerships for the Capital Markets and Wealth Management portfolios at RBC. She leads cross-functional teams on the development of high-impact AI solutions tailored for RBC stakeholders, ensuring that innovation aligns with business priorities.


Market Update with Stu Kedwell & Hymers Private Wealth

May 10, 2024 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - May 10, 2024 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Virtual Event Kelowna, BC

Please join us for this informative webinar providing an expert overview on North American equities. Our guest speaker, Stuart Kedwell - Managing Director, Senior Portfolio Manager & Co-Head of North American Equities for RBC Global Asset Management - will provide a general update and insights on what the current outlook could mean for investors. We look forward to an engaging discussion.


Smart Start: Financial Literacy for today with Christa Russell & Hymers Private Wealth

May 06, 2024 04:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time - May 06, 2024 06:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time
1631 Dickson Ave 1200 Kelowna, BC

For your teens and young adults!

Please join us in the Hymers Private Wealth Boardroom on May 6 @ 4:00 P.M for an interactive financial literacy session designed to help equip you with valuable tools and insights to make informed decisions about money.

From budgeting basics to understanding the importance of saving and investing, we will explore key concepts that lay the foundation for financial success.

Attendance is complimentary, but space is limited. Please RSVP to Darlene La Valley at 250 - 717 - 4947 or darlene.lavalley@rbc.com


The income is back in fixed income

Apr 12, 2024 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Apr 12, 2024 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Virtual Event Kelowna, BC

Join us for this insightful webinar featuring guest speaker Josh Nye, Fixed Income Strategist, Portfolio Advisory Group of RBC Dominion Securities. Josh will discuss the current outlook for fixed income investments and what this could mean for your portfolio. Gain expert insights on potential opportunities to take advantage of significantly higher available yields across the fixed income market.


Technical outlook: Investing opportunities and risks through 2024

Mar 21, 2024 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Mar 21, 2024 11:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Virtual Event Kelowna, BC

Join us for this informative webinar featuring Rob Sluymer, Portfolio Advisory Group Technical Strategist. Rob will review the technical outlook for markets with a focus on:

• Secular trends and cycles that could benefit equity markets into the mid-2030s

• A review of the four-year cycle and its usefulness in the investment process

• Tactical, first- and second-quarter headwinds and tailwinds potentially developing

• The technical backdrop for interest rates, currencies and commodities

• Sector leadership and discussion of what might be changing


Market update: Current trends and insights

Mar 06, 2024 09:00 AM Pacific Standard Time - Mar 06, 2024 10:00 AM Pacific Standard Time
Virtual Event Kelowna, BC

Krystyne Manzer, Vice President and Portfolio Specialist for RBC Global Asset Management, discusses the current outlook for the economy and markets, including key trends and opportunities.

 

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An Irresistibly Vegan evening: Cooking and dining

Nov 17, 2023 04:00 PM Pacific Standard Time - Nov 17, 2023 08:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Private Residence Villa Mauro Kelowna, BC

Join us for this special culinary evening with Elvira Rodriguez Alonso, author of Irresistibly Vegan. Learn the principles and secrets of vegan cuisine while crafting a meal with the flavours of the season. Experience how delicious plant-based food can taste as we share the joy of cooking and eating together.

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Lunch presentation: Navigating through a changing world with portfolio strategist Jim Allworth

Oct 26, 2023 12:30 PM Pacific Daylight Time - Oct 26, 2023 02:30 PM Pacific Daylight Time
7501 Stanley Park Dr Vancouver, BC

Please join us for a timely market outlook and discussion at the Teahouse in Stanley Park. Jim Allworth and Hymers Private Wealth will share expert insights on current market volatility, global economics, geopolitical tensions and monetary policy. We look forward to an insightful and engaging discussion. Jim will share insights developed over his 51 years in the industry, as both a research analyst and portfolio strategist. Through four decades at RBC Dominion Securities, Jim has developed investment policy for the firm and turned that into effective solutions for clients

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Quails' Gate wine and cheese reception and market outlook

Oct 25, 2023 03:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time - Oct 25, 2023 05:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time
3303 Boucherie Rd West Kelowna, BC

Join us for an exclusive market update and wine and cheese reception with Brad Willock, Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager, North American Equities, RBC Global Asset Management. Brad will discuss the current market environment for U.S. equities, and share his outlook for the next year. In particular, he will explore the potential impact of tighter monetary policy and debt ceiling negotiations.

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Quails' Gate market outlook presentation and luncheon with Brad Willock and Hymers Private Wealth

Oct 25, 2023 12:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time - Oct 25, 2023 02:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time
3303 Boucherie Rd West Kelowna, BC

Please join us for an informative discussion over lunch at the Stewart Family Room at Quails' Gate Winery. Guest speaker Brad Willock, Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager, North American Equities, RBC Global Asset Management, will discuss the current market environment for U.S. equities. Brad will also share his expert insights and outlook for the next year. In particular, he explores the potential impact of tighter monetary policy and debt ceiling negotiations.

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Railway Orientation Centre - Dinner and market outlook discussion with Brad Willock and Hymers Private Wealth

Oct 24, 2023 06:00 PM Mountain Daylight Time - Oct 24, 2023 08:00 PM Mountain Daylight Time
1900 Heritage Drive SW Calgary, Alberta

Join us at the Railway Orientation Centre in Calgary for an insightful evening with guest speaker Brad Willock, Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager, North American Equities, RBC Global Asset Management. Brad will discuss the current market environment for U.S. equities, and share his outlook for the next year. In particular, he will explore the potential impact of tighter monetary policy and debt ceiling negotiations.

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Client advice for overcoming obstacles to completing Wills, POAs, and estate plans

Oct 24, 2023 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Oct 24, 2023 10:30 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Virtual Event ,

Having an up-to-date Will and powers of attorney are the cornerstone of an effective estate plan. Yet, a recent report published by the NIA in collaboration with RBC Royal Trust notes that the majority of Canadians do not have these key documents in place, despite the potential consequences to yourself and your loved ones. Join us to understand how you and your family can overcome the barriers we face when planning our estates.

Speakers:

Moderated by Naomi Powell, Managing Editor of Economics and Thought Leadership, RBC, with panelists:

Leanne Kaufman, President and CEO of RBC Royal Trust

Michael Sherman, Head of Behavioural Economics, RBC

Dr. Samir Sinha, Director of Health Policy Research and Co-Chair of the National Institute on Ageing, Director of Geriatrics at Sinai Health System and the University Health Network in Toronto


2024 coming into focus

Sep 21, 2023 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Sep 21, 2023 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Virtual Event Kelowna, BC

Please join us for a timely, informative discussion with guest speaker Janet Engels, head of the Portfolio Advisory Group – U.S. at RBC Wealth Management. Janet will share her expert insights on the current economic and market landscape, and what it all means for investors.

Janet is a tremendous resource to RBC Dominion Securities, with over 35 years of experience in the securities industry. Today, Janet is chair of the U.S. Investment Committee, and manages the US Equites, Fixed Income Strategies, and Managed Portfolio Solutions teams in the U.S.


 

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