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.

April 29th @ 9 am PST - Living to 100: Financial planning for longevity

Apr 29, 2021 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Apr 29, 2021 09:45 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Virtual Event Kelowna, BC

More Canadians than ever are reaching 90, or even 100 years of age. Join us for a discussion on issues and considerations for Canadians in retirement and their caregivers.

 

Thursday, April 29, 2021

9:00 am PST

 

RBC Wealth Management, Royal Trust and the National Institute on Ageing (NIA) are hosting the latest segment of their collaborative discussion series on ageing, offering valuable and actionable insights for older Canadians.

During this approximately 45-minute webcast, Leanne Kaufman, Howard Kabot, Michael Nicin and Bonnie-Jeanne MacDonald will discuss how financial planning for and during retirement should take into consideration:

  • Longer life expectancies and unforeseen life events
  • Issues impacting financial security in and into retirement
  • Best practices for decumulation strategies

Host - Leanne Kaufman

President and CEO, RBC Royal Trust

Leanne is responsible for the strategy and overall management of the estate and trust business which provides wealth protection and transfer solutions across generations to high net worth Canadian families.

Panelists - Howard Kabot

Vice-President, Financial Planning |Wealth Management Services, RBC Wealth Management Canada

Howard is the head of Financial Planning for RBC Wealth Canada, overseeing a team of 90 financial planning professionals whose mandate is to provide financial planning services to high net worth clients and advisors of RBC Wealth Management Canada.

Michael Nicin

Executive Director, National Institute on Ageing at Ryerson University

Michael previously served as the Chief of Staff and Senior Policy Advisor to the Ontario Minister of Seniors Affairs, leading the design and launch of the provincial seniors strategy. Prior to that he was the Senior Policy Advisor to the Ontario Minister of Children and Youth Services.

Bonnie-Jeanne MacDonald

Director of Financial Security Research, National Institute on Ageing at Ted Rogers School of Management

Bonnie-Jeanne is the Director of Financial Security Research at the National Institute on Ageing, Ryerson University. She is also an actuary and the resident scholar at Eckler Ltd.

To participate in this virtual event:

  • Click on the “RSVP” link below to register for the event. If this is your first event, you will need to provide your name, email and the name of your advisor. Please make sure you set your time zone and your email preferences.
  • You will receive a confirmation of your registration with a link to the event and a booking to add the event to your calendar.
  • If you have any questions, please contact your advisor.

 

Please RSVP by April 28, 2021.

RSVP

April 8th, 2021 - Join us LIVE with a "Temperature Check" and Virtual Market Update with our guests Patrick McAllister and Tasneem Azim-Khan

Apr 08, 2021 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Apr 08, 2021 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Suite 1200-1631 Dickson Avenue Kelowna, British Columbia

Temperature Check - Assessing the health of the post-pandemic recovery.  Please join us for an exclusive market update on Thursday, April 8th with our special guest experts from RBC Portfolio Advisory Group, Patrick McAllister, Manager, Equity Advisory & Portfolio Management and Tasneem Azim-Khan, Portfolio Manager, U.S. Equities.

Tasneem and Patrick will provide insights on the health of the ongoing economic recovery and the prospects for North American Equity Markets.

CLICK HERE to see invitation

 


Save the Date - March 10th @ 4:30 pm - RBC Sponsored Series for Young Women 15-18 years old - Hymers Private Wealth

Mar 10, 2021 06:30 PM Pacific Standard Time - Mar 10, 2021 08:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Suite 1200-1631 Dickson Avenue Kelowna, British Columbia

Ivy Collective is an online skills development program created by Okanagan College Enactus students and sponsored by the RBC Future Launch, and Twirling Umbrellas.  Ivy Collective has been specifically designed to promote skill development for young women ages 15-18. The program will consist of providing resources and skill development sessions throughout the school year. Ivy Collective brings in a guest speaker for each hour long session related to the chosen topic. Topics range from personal development, stress management techniques, public speaking skills, and much more. Ivy Collective hopes to address the needs young women in our community are facing. These sessions are held over Zoom and are free to attend!

All you have to do is go to our website https://ivycollectiveoc.ca/ and sign up for the upcoming sessions. The Ivy Collective team will then send you the Zoom link invitation to attend. 
Our next session “Personal Development Plans” will be held on March 10th at 4:30pm 
The following topics will be covered by our guest speaker: identifying and developing study habits, resume/experience building, and preparing for job interviews.
 
Here are the links to Ivy Collective’s and Enactus’ websites:
https://ivycollectiveoc.ca/
https://enactusoc.ca/


March 9th, 2021 - Join us LIVE for a Virtual Event with Kurt Reiman, Chief Investment Strategist, BlackRock Canada

Mar 09, 2021 01:00 PM Pacific Standard Time - Mar 09, 2021 02:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Suite 1200-1631 Dickson Avenue Kelowna, British Columbia

Please join us LIVE on Tuesday, March 9th @ 1:00 pm PST for a LIVE Virtual event with Kurt Reiman, Chief Investment Strategist, BlackRock Canada.

Kurt will discuss BlackRock's outlook for the rest of 2021 as well as investor trends that they see dominating the investment landscape.  

CLICK HERE to view invitation


February 2nd, 2021 - Join us LIVE for a Virtual Economic Market update with Eric Lascelles

Feb 02, 2021 01:00 PM Pacific Standard Time - Feb 02, 2021 02:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Suite 1200-1631 Dickson Avenue Kelowna, British Columbia

Please join us LIVE on Tuesday, February 2nd for an exclusive presentation featuring Eric Lascelles, Chief Economist, RBC Global Asset Management Inc.

Eric will discuss his views on the Canadian and Global economies and provide insight on the key issues affecting today's markets.

We look forward to an insightful and engaging "LIVE" WebEx experience.

Please RSVP to Pia using the button below or call her directly at 250-712-2144.

If you have any questions for Eric Lascelles, please submit these to Pia at pia.garbutt@rbc.com in advance of the event.

To view print friendly invitation CLICK HERE


February 2nd, 2021 - An Invitation Cognitive Health: Symptoms, safeguards and support - Hymers Private Wealth

Feb 02, 2021 09:00 AM Pacific Standard Time - Feb 02, 2021 10:00 AM Pacific Standard Time
Suite 1200-1631 Dickson Avenue Kelowna, British Columbia

CLICK on the RSVP button below to register for the event.

 

 


January 21, 2021 - Invitation Your Minds Matter - Hymers Private Wealth

Jan 21, 2021 01:00 PM Pacific Standard Time - Jan 21, 2021 02:00 PM Pacific Standard Time
Suite 1200-1631 Dickson Avenue Kelowna, British Columbia

An Invitation:

Your Minds Matter

Please join us for a panel discussion on how women can prolong their brain health as they age.


Dec 18, 2020 - Jan 2, 2021 - RBC Invites you to celebrate The Nutcracker: Beyond the Stage

Dec 18, 2020 01:04 AM Pacific Standard Time - Jan 02, 2021 12:00 AM Pacific Standard Time
Location To Be Determined

RBC is proud to support Goh Ballet's The Nutcracker and be the title sponsor for the twelfth season as a virtual rendition, transforming the performance beyond the stage onto the big screen for families to enjoy at home.
You are invited to an exclusive screening of the authentic and heartfelt story which will transport audiences through a dancer’s passage, portraying hope, resilience, and strength in pursuit of artistic dreams. The Nutcracker: Beyond the Stage highlights an emerging artist's journey towards a career in the world of ballet.
Register for a complimentary viewing of the film, available only for a limited engagement from December 18, 2020 until January 2, 2021!  Don't miss out on the beloved tradition of The Nutcracker and join Goh Ballet virtually to celebrate the holidays.

To register please click on the RSVP link below. - There is NO PROMO CODE


December 15th, 2020 - Join us for Navigating 2021 - Reshaping Canadian life in a post-COVID world with John Stackhouse and RBC Chief Economist, Craig Wright

Dec 15, 2020 09:00 AM Pacific Standard Time - Dec 15, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Standard Time
Location To Be Determined

CLICK ON the Time Zone below to register before December 12th:

Pacific Time Zone    Mountain Time Zone    Central Time Zone    Eastern Time Zone    Atlantic Time Zone    Newfoundland Time Zone

 


Wednesday, December 2nd, 2020 - An Invitation in Studio with David Chilton

Dec 02, 2020 09:00 AM Pacific Standard Time - Dec 02, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Standard Time
Location To Be Determined

Please join Leanne Kaufman, President and CEO, RBC Royal Trust for a virtual event with David Chilton, author of best-selling personal finance books The Wealthy Barber & The Wealthy Barber Returns, and former Dragon on CBC’s Dragons Den. This timely & exclusive discussion with David will tap into his unique insights on investment markets, the economy & current business environment during these tumultuous times.

Please note the RSVP deadline is November 30

Click on Time Zone below to register:

Pacific Timezone   Mountain Timezone   Central Timezone   Eastern Timezone   Atlantic Timezone  Newfoundland Timezone


RBC Professional Development Day for Accountants and Lawyers

Dec 01, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Standard Time - Dec 01, 2020 01:30 PM Pacific Standard Time
Rhonda Hymers Kelowna, British Columbia

Please join us on December 1st for a complimentary virtual event hosted by RBC Wealth Management Services.  This is a half-day virtual conference (10:00 am - 1:30 pm PST) / (1:00 - 4:30 pm EST) and will feature the following sessions:

Click RSVP link below.  Following registration, an event link will be provided. 


November 12th - Join us LIVE for a virtual market update with our guests Patrick McAllister and Tasneem Azim-Khan

Nov 12, 2020 09:00 AM Pacific Standard Time - Nov 12, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Standard Time
Suite 1200-1631 Dickson Avenue Kelowna, British Columbia

Please join us for an exclusive market update on November 12th at 9:00 am with special guest experts from RBC Portfolio Advisory Group, Patrick McAllister, Manager, Equity Advisory & Portfolio Management and Tasneem Azim-Khan, Portfolio Manager, U.S. Equities.

Patrick and Tasneem will discuss strategies to minimize risk and help you take advantage of potential grow areas for your portfolio amid continued volatility - Taking Stock - Evaluating opportunities and avoiding pitfalls in a rapidly changing world.

We look forward to an isightful and engaging "LIVE" WebEx experience.

Please RSVP to Pia using the button below or call her directly at 250-712-2144.  

If you have any questions for Patrick, Tasneem or Rhonda, please submit these to Pia at pia.garbutt@rbc.com in advance of the event.

To view print friendly invitation CLICK HERE


October 27th - Join us LIVE for a Special Virtual Event - In Conversation with Angela Duckworth

Oct 27, 2020 01:00 PM Pacific Daylight Time - Oct 27, 2020 01:45 PM Pacific Daylight Time
Suite 1200-1631 Dickson Avenue Kelowna, British Columbia

Rhonda Hymers and RBC Wealth Management invites you to a Special Virtual Event on Tuesday, October 27th @ 1:00 pm PST / 4:00 pm ET with Angela Duckworth, Professor at the University of Pennsylvania, faculty co-director of the Penn-Wharton Behavior Change and Good Initiative, and faculty co-director of Wharton People Analytics. A 2013 MacArthur Fellow, Angela has advised the World Bank, NBA and NFL teams and Fortune 500 CEOs.

Angela’s TED Talk is among the most-viewed of all time.

This virtual event is being hosted on the BrightTALK platform.

If this is your first event, you will need to set up a BrightTALK account, providing your name and email address. Please be sure to set your time zone and email preferences. You will receive a confirmation email from BrightTALK with a calendar booking and link to attend the event. The event will be approximately 45 minutes long.

Click on the RSVP button below to register.


October 15th - Join us LIVE for a virtual market update with Jim Allworth, Chief Investment Strategist, RBC Dominion Securities

Oct 15, 2020 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Oct 15, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Suite 1200-1631 Dickson Avenue Kelowna, British Columbia

Please join us for an exclusive and timely market outlook and discussion.  Jim will provide our firm's view on current market volatility, global economics, geopolitical tensions and monetary policy.  

We look forward to an insightful and engaging "LIVE" WebEx experience.

Please RSVP to Pia using the RSVP button below or call her directly at 250-712-2144.  Once Pia has received your confirmation, an email with the WebEx details will be sent to you directly.

If you have any questions for Jim Allworth or Rhonda, please submit these to Pia at pia.garbutt@rbc.com in advance of the call.

To view print friendly invitation CLICK HERE


September 15th - Join us LIVE for a virtual market update with Bob Dickey - What lies ahead for the Stock Market?

Sep 15, 2020 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Sep 15, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
LIVE Virtual Event Kelowna, British Columbia

Join us LIVE for a virtual market update with Bob Dickey, Managing Director, Technical Strategist with RBC Wealth Management.  In this timely discussion, Bob will speak on how the psychology and current events are impacting the stock market today. 

In this session Bob will also discuss the following topics:

  • How market bottoms and tops are formed
  • How today's markets fit into a greater long-term trend
  • Which investment areas are likely to perform the best and worst over the next year

Please RSVP to Pia by September 4th using the RSVP button below or call her directly at 250-712-2144.  Once Pia has received your confirmation, an email with the WEBEX details will be sent to you directly.  

If you have questions for Bob Dickey or Rhonda Hymers, please submit these to Pia at pia.garbutt@rbc.com in advance of the call.   When you join the meeting, please ensure your video is off and line is muted.


September 2nd - Webinar: Planning strategies for business owners

Sep 02, 2020 11:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Sep 02, 2020 11:45 AM Pacific Daylight Time
LIVE Webinar Kelowna, BC

Please join us for a virtual discussion, with members of the RBC Wealth Management Services team, to explore various planning opportunities for business owners, and possible strategies to consider over the course of business ownership.

During this session, two of our leading business owner specialists will walk through potential options that may be available in six key planning areas, including structuring your business, income splitting, accessing surplus cash, selling your business, planning for retirement and wealth transfer.

If you would like to attend, please RSVP by
Friday, August 28.

This virtual event is being hosted on the BrightTALK platform.

  • Click on the link below to register. If this is your first event, you will need to set up a BrightTALK account, providing your name, email and name of your advisor. Please be sure to set your time zone and email preferences.

  • You will receive a confirmation email from BrightTALK with a calendar booking and link to attend the event


Join us LIVE for a virtual discussion with Melanie Adams - Let's talk about responsible investments

Jun 19, 2020 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Jun 19, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Suite 1200-1631 Dickson Avenue Kelowna, British Columbia

Please join us for an exclusive LIVE event with Rhonda Hymers, Hymers Private Wealth and RBC Global Asset Management (GAM)’s Melanie Adams, Vice-President & Head, Corporate Governance & Responsible Investment, for a presentation on environmental, social, governance (ESG) and socially responsible investing (SRI).

In this session, you will:
· Learn about the current trends in responsible investing.
· Hear about what RBC GAM is doing to promote ESG and SRI integration into the investment process.

Please RSVP to Pia by June 12th - space is limited.  Once we receive your RSVP - you will receive an email with the WEBEX details.

Please email your questions for Melanie Adams or Rhonda Hymers to Pia at pia.garbutt@rbc.com in advance of the call.


Join us LIVE for a virtual market update with Jim Allworth, Chief Investment Strategist, RBC Dominion Securities

Jun 16, 2020 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Jun 16, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Suite 1200-1631 Dickson Avenue Kelowna, British Columbia

You’re invited to a LIVE, exclusive and timely market outlook and discussion. Jim will provide our firm’s view on current market volatility, global economics, geopolitical tensions and monetary policy. We look forward to an insightful and engaging discussion.

Jim will provide our firm's view on current market volatility, global economics, geopolitical tensions and monetary policy.

We look forward to an insightful and engaging "LIVE" WebEx experience.

Please email your questions for Jim Allworth or Rhonda Hymers to Pia at pia.garbutt@rbc.com in advance of the call.

Space is Limited - RSVP by June 12th.  Once you have RSVP'd to the event, Pia will send out the WebEx details to you.

 

 


Virtual Event - Facing Canada's "uncomfortable truth": The future of long-term care in Canada

Jun 15, 2020 09:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time - Jun 15, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Daylight Time
Suite 1200-1631 Dickson Avenue Kelowna, British Columbia

RBC Wealth Management Canada is pleased to announce a new partnership with The National Institute on Ageing (NIA), at Ryerson University. To celebrate we are hosting a national virtual client event to discuss:

  • The status and future of long-term care in Canada
  • How older Canadians can achieve and sustain the retirement lifestyle they want
  • Helping older Canadians protect themselves from scams, frauds and cyber attacks

Host:  John Stackhouse, Senior Vice-President, Office of the CEO, RBC

Special Guests: Dr. Samir Sinha, Director of Geriatrics at Toronto's Sinai Health System and University Health Network and Leanne Kaufman, President and CEO, RBC Royal Trust

Clients Invite:   Download the invitation from for your time zone.  RSVP by June 10th by clicking on your time zone or email Pia Garbutt at pia.garbutt@rbc.com.

 


 

Money and wealth are personal

Our approach to wealth management incorporates and nurtures security, confidence and trust — values that evolve naturally from our commitment to establish a lifelong relationship with you.

 

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