US-China trade raising tariffs

May 24, 2019 |Emily Fung
In case you haven't been following U.S. President Donald Trump's twitter handle of late, as of May 19, trade negotiations between the U.S. and China deteriorated further with the U.S. raising tariffs to 25% on $200B of Chinese imports from 10%. In addition...
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An aging economic expansion

Apr 02, 2019 |RBC Wealth Management
RBC Global Asset Management’s chief economist shares his views on the economic growth outlook, the cycle positioning of the U.S. economy, and recession probabilities. (Eric Lascelles) Please click the link for full article.
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Climate change: Changing the investment climate

Apr 02, 2019 |RBC Wealth Management
We shouldn’t overlook how climate change is changing the investment climate. Economic activity can be stressed by extreme weather events and increased regulatory costs to mitigate and adapt to climate change. As such, it preoccupies businesses, central...
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Yield Curve inversion: A shot across the bow

Apr 02, 2019 |RBC Wealth Management
We believe it will take some doing to get the U.S. into recession from here but are treating the inversion as a wake-up call for equity investors. (Jim Allworth) Please click the link for full article.
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Federal Budget 2019: Key tax measure that have a direct impact on you

Mar 29, 2019 |RBC Wealth Management
RBC Wealth Management Services was granted access to the Federal Budget lock-up in Ottawa on March 19, 2019. As a result, I'm happy to provide you with the highlights of the key tax measures that are of most interest to Canadian Investors Please click...
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Top 4 asset-holding structures for your will planning

Mar 29, 2019 |RBC Wealth Management
There are four common asset-holding structures and each one has benefits and uses. Find out which structure is best for you. As families become more global and diverse, managing wealth can also become increasingly complex. Investors continue to look for...
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