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Streaming services have accelerated during COVID-19. Will this continue?

Oct 08, 2020 |Tasneem- Azim-Khan, CFA

The pandemic has magnified the value proposition of streaming services and could potentially accelerate the cord-cutting and cord-shaving trends towards cable TV.

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How the U.S. election results could impact fixed income strategies

Oct 05, 2020 |Thomas Garretson, CFA

As the 2020 U.S. election approaches we examine how results could affect the Fed, its policies, and U.S. fixed income markets.

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What happens to the stock market if there’s an unclear outcome on Election Day?

Oct 05, 2020 |Kelly Bogdanova

We all know the market hates uncertainty. What are the market implications if November 3 comes and goes and we don’t know who the next president is?

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How could the UK’s Brexit strategy affect investments?

Sep 24, 2020 |Frédérique Carrier

The UK risks a no-deal exit from the EU, and the path to a trade agreement with the U.S. is unclear. How should investors position for the future?

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How will COVID-19 impact globalization and international trade?

Sep 24, 2020 |Alan Robinson

The pandemic has dealt a blow to globalization from which it may not fully recover. We examine possible beneficiaries of this new normal.

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The Fed’s shifting inflation strategy

Sep 17, 2020 |Thomas Garretson, CFA

The Fed now expects a nearly complete economic recovery by 2023, but we continue to expect an extended period of zero interest-rate policy beyond that.

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Surging government debt and deficits

Sep 14, 2020 |Alan Robinson

The health of government finances has been a collateral victim of the pandemic. We take a look at the implications of increasing fiscal deficits.

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5G communications networks: Enabling next-generation technology

Sep 14, 2020 |Dan Smith, CFA

The 5G rollout should lead to a meaningful increase in communications equipment sales growth and more widespread adoption of cutting-edge technology.

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Does your family have a succession plan? Tips for maintaining family harmony

Sep 11, 2020 |RBC Wealth Management

Harmony across families can be maintained by having multi-generational dialogue. Learn how you can start the conversation with your loved ones.

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Tech sector selloff: Is there more to come?

Sep 10, 2020 |Frédérique Carrier, Kelly Bogdanova

And just like that the script has flipped. Is this is a healthy correction? We unpack the market’s move and what it means for portfolio strategy.

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Tax planning strategies for high-income earners

Depending on your province of residence, you may be subject to tax at a rate of 50% or higher when your income exceeds a set amount.

Discover several strategies that make for a tax-smart wealth plan.