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Massive economic shift underway

By now there’s little debate: the global economy is slowing. The deleveraging process has been slow, with business leading the way, followed by the consumer.…

  • By: Staff
  • January 31, 2012 August 21, 2018
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LiveBlog: New York Investment Consultants Summit

Melissa Shin, managing editor of Advisor's Edge and Advisor's Edge Report, has been reporting live from IMCA’s 2012 New York Consultants Conference. The conference has…

  • By: Staff
  • January 31, 2012 August 23, 2018
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RBC introduces new funds

RBC Global Asset Management Inc. announced today the launch of BlueBay Emerging Markets Corporate Bond Fund, RBC U.S. Mid-Cap Value Equity Fund and RBC U.S.…

  • By: Staff
  • January 30, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Late 2014…That’s a long time from now!

The upward trend continued this past week thanks mostly to a U.S. Federal Reserve (Fed) that put interest rate increases further off into the future.

Canadians fret over retirement income

Canadians are increasingly concerned about securing a reliable source of income for retirement, according to the results of the most recent Russell Financial Health Index…

  • By: Katie Keir
  • January 30, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Advisors remain bullish on stocks: poll

Equity returns during the last quarter of 2011 were reasonably strong and it seems the majority of advisors believe the good times will continue through…

  • By: Katie Keir
  • January 30, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Brace for a rough ride in 2012: Shilling

The structural deleveraging process that began in 2008 is far from over, according to Dr. Gary Shilling. On a global basis, we might be halfway…

Tune out the noise, invest in North America

The average retail investor is notorious for trying to time the market—and for doing a remarkably poor job at it. Rather than wait for incontrovertible…

  • By: Staff
  • January 26, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Canada feeling the European heat

The sovereign debt crisis in Europe has rattled global markets and while there is no serious threat of contagion to Canada, the impact is certainly…

Expect better returns from the oilpatch

This year will be much kinder to energy investors than 2011 for oil and gas, according to a panel of sector specialists.

Canadians more optimistic than Americans

You can probably chalk it up to whether or not your financial market imploded, but Canadians are apparently twice as likely as Americans to view…

  • By: Staff
  • January 25, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Fed extends “free money” policy

Remember when the U.S. Federal Reserve set the market ablaze with the forecast that it would not to raise rates before mid-2013? Well, now the…

  • By: Staff
  • January 25, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Expect slower, more sustainable growth

While the rest of the world’s central banks have been fighting deflation, those in Asia have been fighting inflation. Now, it appears the battle has…

  • By: Staff
  • January 24, 2012 August 21, 2018
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Latest market numbers

Go here for the latest TSX numbers. Go here for Canadian market commentary from TMX Money. Go here for global market numbers from Bloomberg’s World…

  • By: Staff
  • October 16, 2018 October 16, 2018
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Country of the month: Argentina

A look at the crisis in South America's third-largest economy

When to pull the goalie

What an unorthodox hockey strategy teaches us about investing and managing clients

Dynamic Funds launches two alternative funds

Funds are based on CSA's new rule

  • By: Staff
  • October 9, 2018 October 9, 2018
  • 10:55

Institutional investors confident in ESG-integrated portfolios: RBC survey

Equities are the most popular way to invest responsibly

  • October 2, 2018 October 3, 2018
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Legal pot sales could reach $1 billion in fourth quarter: StatCan

Statistics Canada forecasts Canadians could spend more than $1 billion on legal cannabis between October and December this year once marijuana for adult use is…