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Recent Articles

June 29, 2020

Investment Banking 101: Why the Fundamentals Still Matter

What does it take to make it in investment banking? In a constantly evolving world of finance, Joshua Rosenbaum, Head of the Industrials & Diversified Services Group at RBC, cracked the code in Invest...

June 25, 2020

Fintech innovation accelerates to lightning speeds

Our fifth annual Fintech Conference went virtual, as firms shared their view of a rapidly changing industry. Existing trends have been accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic and new imperatives have spr...

June 25, 2020

The Retail Shift: How Technology is Shaping the Mall of the Future

A lot of shopping malls were in trouble before the pandemic.

June 25, 2020

#RBCHealthcare2020: key takeaways from our virtual global healthcare conference

A record number of 1,200 participants – including 714 investors and nearly 300 presenting companies – gathered at this year’s #RBCHealthcare2020 conference, held virtually under the shadow of the COV...

June 25, 2020

Does ESG Matter for All S&P 500 Sectors?

As companies grapple with the societal impact of COVID-19, sustainable investing continues to gather steam. But how does ESG impact performance and valuation premiums? As part of our ongoing ESG Scoop...

June 25, 2020

Work 2.0: Why Your Office May Never Be the Same

As we Imagine Work 2.0, we believe COVID-19 and the demand for “always-on” software may trigger a permanent shift to remote work, creating a sizeable market opportunity for technology companies over t...

June 24, 2020

COVID-19: Accelerating a Better Energy Future for All

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the energy world is innovating to respond to new operating models, disrupted supply chains, and shifts in demand. To help energy organizations prepare for what co...

June 24, 2020

The Global Oil Market and Nigeria’s Response

COVID-19 has disrupted both oil markets and supply chains. National oil companies are left struggling to meet supply and demand, and the resulting impact to national budgets is not insignificant. On F...

June 23, 2020

Markets in Motion Podcast

Our regular podcast from Lori Calvasina, Head of U.S. Equity Strategy, that brings a fresh perspective and nuanced, data driven view on the forces shaping U.S. equity markets.

June 16, 2020

The George Davis Report: June 2020 Edition

A monthly video series on the trajectory of the Canadian dollar


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