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Can equities tolerate higher bond yields?

Feb 26, 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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The rise of social justice investing - and how to get started

Feb 26, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

Research shows there’s been a marked shift towards investing sustainably, rather than a focus solely on returns at all cost.

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At Home with Hal Higdon

At home with RBC: Running for fun and fitness

Feb 25, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

Hal Higdon, running legend and guru, joins members of his family to give advice and tips for the novice or serious runner.

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ESG trends for 2021

Feb 23, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

Learn about the ESG trends for 2021 in our latest issue of Insights into responsible investing newsletter.

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Why are yields on the rise, and how could higher yields affect investors?

Feb 19, 2021 |Thomas Garretson, CFA

The pace of yield gains has brought some market jitters. But we see yields rising for the right reasons, bringing with it little threat for markets.

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Are you ready to be a personal trustee?

Feb 17, 2021 |Angie O'Leary

To ease the burden and legal exposure, appointing a professional trustee is worth considering, especially for individuals with larger or complex estates

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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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Here’s how your company can advance racial justice

Feb 11, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

Whether you’re a business owner with the goal of increasing racial equity or part of a larger corporation that wants to expand its diversity efforts, diversity training and intentional outreach can benefit both sides.

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Beyond financial statements: What makes a company sustainably successful?

Feb 10, 2021 |RBC Wealth Management

We discuss how ESG factors can be a driver of investment value.

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Breaking down economic data: What's in store for the U.S. economy?

Feb 05, 2021 |Thomas Garretson, CFA

Much of the outlook remains dependent on the path of COVID-19, with plenty still to be done, the tailwinds suggest plenty of reason for optimism.

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