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2022 Fall Economic Statement: Key measures that may have a direct impact on you

November 03, 2022 |RBC Family Office Services

We analyze the 2022 Fall Economic Statement and summarize the measures that may affect Canadians and their families.

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Proof Point: The housing-charged boom in Canadian net wealth is over

October 26, 2022 |Nathan Janzen and Carrie Freestone

The decline in household wealth comes at a time when Canadians are already feeling the squeeze of higher inflation and rising interest rates.

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The price of power: How to cut Canada's net zero electricity bill

September 20, 2022 |Colin Guldimann

Is Canada ready to meet a 50% surge in electricity consumption over the next decade? It's a tall order, even unlikely at our current pace of decision-making.

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Canadian home buyers feeling the heat of higher interest rates

September 15, 2022 |Robert Hogue

Fewer—and more budget-constrained—active buyers in the market are taking steam out of prices.

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Labour shortages and rising interest rates headline Q3 business concerns

August 30, 2022 |Claire Fan

Businesses expecting an increase in profitability or employment count over the next three months edged lower, relative to Q2.

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Forceful BoC surprises with 100 bp hike

July 14, 2022 |Josh Nye
100 bp hike topped widespread expectations for a 75 bp increase BoC front-loading the path to higher rates amid excess demand, high inflation and rising inflation expectations “Interest rates will need to rise further”; we see 3.25% policy rate by October...
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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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Canadian inflation elevated but may be close to peak

May 18, 2022 |Claire Fan

We expect higher interest rates, both in Canada and abroad, will ultimately begin to cool demand and price pressures as the year progresses.

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Federal Budget 2022: Key measures that may have a direct impact on you

April 08, 2022 |RBC Wealth Management Services

We analyze the latest proposed federal budget measures, and the effect they may have on you.

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Higher inflation and tight labour markets raise odds of faster rate hikes

April 04, 2022 |Josh Nye

The tightening we expected over the next two years is now likely to come by the end of 2022.

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