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Trade war fears and volatility cast shadows of doubt over financial markets

May 17, 2019 |Tom Garretson and Frédérique Carrier

There’s more to the equity pullback than trade fears. Meanwhile, China’s threat to dump Treasuries is much ado about nothing.

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U.S.-China tariff threats bring turbulent trade winds

May 09, 2019 |Laura Cooper

We look at the likely fallout for the economy and explain why a constructive yet vigilant position toward equities is warranted.

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Defense mechanisms for U.S. equity portfolios

May 02, 2019 |Kelly Bogdanova and Jim Allworth

How investors can use the recent rally as an opportunity to take a more defensive posture by upgrading the quality of U.S. equity portfolios.

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Passion investing: Diversifying your portfolio into the wine market

May 01, 2019 |RBC Wealth Management

There’s a growing trend around investment in fine wine, offering diversification and the potential for returns.

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Where will you live in retirement? Your lifestyle needs will affect the housing you’ll need

Apr 18, 2019 |RBC Wealth Management

Whether you hope to travel, move closer to family or settle in a milder climate, planning ahead can help put you on a path to a prosperous retirement.

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What the new tax law means for Roth accounts

Apr 13, 2019 |RBC Wealth Management

Roth accounts may work better than ever as a tool for saving for retirement. Learn how to utilize this tax strategy.

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How to gift your house to your children during your lifetime

Apr 11, 2019 |RBC Wealth Management

While most parents want to be generous with their adult children, decisions related to transferring property can be complex.

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The global economic outlook amid crosscurrents and conflicting signals

Apr 05, 2019 |Laura Cooper

It’s worth looking at what’s on the radar for the global economy to gauge whether a growth storm will be averted.

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Economic growth outlook: An aging expansion

Apr 05, 2019 |RBC Wealth Management

RBC Global Asset Management’s chief economist shares his views on the cycle positioning of the U.S. economy and recession probabilities.

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Filing your taxes: Protect yourself from fraud during tax season

Apr 04, 2019 |RBC Wealth Management

Taxpayers saw a 60 percent spike in email phishing scams last year. Know how to protect yourself and your wealth.

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