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How COVID-19 has impacted the outlook for Canadian women in work

Mar 08, 2021 |Dawn Desjardins and Carrie Freestone

We all have responsibility for getting more Canadians back to work and managing the forces of automation and digitalization. The greater the number of people who participate in Canada’s recovery, the stronger our economy will be.

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Will inflation drive U.S. interest rates higher?

Mar 04, 2021 |Atul Bhatia, CFA

As the U.S. economic recovery continues, we look at the market forces and Fed policies shaping long-term interest rates.

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Creating change for African Nova Scotians

Feb 26, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

Difference-makers like Sylvia Parris-Drummond are driving for change—even in times of upheaval and tragedy. ”We're in a pandemic of COVID and a pandemic of racism,” she says.

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Meme stock episode: Is this a risk to traditional investment portfolios?

Feb 12, 2021 |Kelly Bogdanova

We think the GameStop episode is indicative of a megashift at play—one that’s bigger than the stock market. What does this mean for long-term investors?

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What's happening with Bitcoin

Feb 11, 2021 |Maarten Jansen, Juan Aronna, Frédérique Carrier

Bitcoin is a potentially transformative technology whose impacts may extend beyond its use as an investment.

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Accommodative Fed policy will be a way of life for the economy and markets

Dec 18, 2020 |Atul Bhatia, CFA

As the Fed settles in for the long haul, we look at what’s behind the Fed’s thinking, the fiscal stimulus taking shape, and the impact for investors.

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Adapting fixed income investment strategies in an ultralow rate world

Dec 02, 2020 |Christopher Girdler, CFA and Mikhial Pasic, CFA

What worked in the past may not work in the future. So it’s sensible to split the roles of safety and income generation in fixed income portfolios.

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Will global equities deliver for investors in 2021?

Dec 02, 2020 |Jim Allworth, Kelly Bogdanova, and Frédérique Carrier

As economies regain pre-pandemic peaks and corporate earnings recover further, we look at why stocks could provide attractive all-in returns in 2021.

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The global stock market selloff and the implications for investors

Oct 30, 2020 |Kelly Bogdanova

While it could be a bumpy ride ahead, the greatest deteriorations in economic conditions and equity markets are likely in the rearview mirror.

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How would a Biden blue wave impact sectors?

Sep 02, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management

If November sees a clean sweep for the Democrats, which sectors could emerge as the winners and losers?

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