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Vaccines Put Global Economy on Recovery Track

Mar 19, 2021 |Craig Wright, Dawn Desjardins and Nathan Janzen

The outlook for the global economy improved significantly as vaccine production and distribution ramped up with real GDP expected to increase by 5½% in 2021.

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Your goals and your wealth: It’s about more than money

Mar 17, 2021 |Tony Maiorino

Comprehensive wealth planning opens the door to many different opportunities to help you reach your goals. Find out the difference a team-focused approach can make.

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And Now the Reset: 9 ways COVID has changed consumers, and business, for the decade ahead

Mar 15, 2021 |John Stackhouse

As the pandemic crosses the one-year mark, its early lessons are proving to have remarkable staying power.

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One year later: How the economic recovery is taking shape

Mar 12, 2021 |Frédérique Carrier

While it will still be a long way back, the recovery is exceeding expectations. We look at where things stand for key regions as they reset growth.

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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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Climate change 2021: Drive to decarbonise the global economy

Mar 05, 2021 |Stephen Metcalf & Frédérique Carrier

Fired by a fresh impetus to turn ambition into action, we’re seeing a turning point for this challenge, which should open up investment opportunities.

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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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COVID Further Clouded the Outlook for Canadian Women at Risk of Disruption

Mar 04, 2021 |Dawn Desjardins & Carrie Freestone

Almost half a million Canadian women who lost their jobs during the pandemic hadn’t returned to work as of January.

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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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Can equities tolerate higher bond yields?

Feb 25, 2021 |Frédérique Carrier

The spike in yields of late has sent shivers through stock markets. But this rise, if contained, isn’t necessarily bad news for stocks.

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