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December 12, 2017

The George Davis Report: December 2017 Edition

Don’t miss this month’s edition of The George Davis Report – where George discusses the economic outlook for 2018 and what that would imply for the trajectory of the Canadian dollar.

December 12, 2017

Expert Practitioners Discuss Algorithmic FX Trading

Mark Burroughs, Director of eFX Distribution at RBC Capital Markets, spoke to eForex on algorithmic FX trading. Anna Reitman of eForex conducted the interview and the following is an excerpt from the article featuring Burroughs and some of his industry peers.

December 5, 2017

MiFID II - Reshaping the Financial Sector

MiFID II may be a European initiative but there is no question that its effect is being felt throughout the financial industry worldwide.

November 30, 2017

Blockchain will disrupt many industries. How can Investors approach it?

Cryptocurrencies are unlikely to replace traditional money in the short term, though blockchain, the technology that underpins them, will disrupt many industries. How can investors approach this nascent innovation?

November 21, 2017

Gold’s future path and corporate strategies heading into 2018

On 14 November, RBC CM hosted its 16th annual Senior Gold Conference in London, UK, bringing together our clients representing international investors and 14 of the gold industry's leading mining executives to discuss, in an interactive ‘fireside chat’ format, industry themes and their company’s strategies.

November 16, 2017

Marc Harris speaks to Cheddar TV during the RBC TIMT 2017 Conference

During the RBC Technology, Internet, Multimedia and Telecommunications Conference, U.S. Head of Research at RBC Capital Markets Marc Harris spoke to Cheddar TV about the evolution of equity research over the last decade.

November 8, 2017

Carbon levies poised to become big money for Canadian provinces

This special economic research report looks at the upcoming carbon levies to be implemented nationally in Canada and the expected revenue and controversy this public policy will generate.

November 7, 2017

The George Davis Report: November 2017 Edition

Don’t miss this month’s edition of The George Davis Report – where George discusses what is driving a more cautious tone from the Bank of Canada and the related impact on monetary policy and the trajectory for the Canadian dollar through year-end.

October 31, 2017

View from an OPEC-Watcher: This economist for RBC Capital Markets and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations takes aim at geopolitics

Helima Croft, Chief Commodities Strategist at RBC Capital Markets, was interviewed by Leslie Haines from Oil and Gas Investor Magazine for their October 2017 Issue.

October 26, 2017

Canada’s new challenge with European trade

This special report looks at the impact Brexit will have on Canada’s trade relationship with Europe.

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