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You are on: 2020

Music Video Production (MVP) Project makes artists’ visions a reality
Today, RBC and the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television announced 11 grant recipients for the third round of the MVP Project - the highest number of grants awarded in a single round to date. ...


RBC Selected for 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for 4th Year
For the fourth consecutive year, RBC has been selected for the 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI), which distinguishes companies committed to transparency in gender reporting and advancing women...


Younger Working Canadians more likely to value virtual healthcare and to use it for mental health services
Digital tools in insurance benefits can help employers improve employee morale and health....


Women of Influence Launches the ‘Name Her, Nominate Her’ Campaign as the 28th Annual RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards Call for Nominations Officially Open
RBC and Women of Influence are announcing the call for nominations for the 2020 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards. ...


RBC reinvents the scholarship with launch of new, skills-focused RBC Future Launch Scholarship
Today, RBC opened applications for the RBC Future Launch Scholarship - a reimagined, skills-focused scholarship program designed for Canadian youth to gain new skills or build on existing ones....


Getting real about retirement: Canadian retirees share their wisdom – RBC poll
Retired Canadians have some advice for those approaching retirement: don't expect it to be as advertised, according to the RBC Retirement Myths & Realities poll. ...


Nearly two-thirds of Canadian retail investors are interested in allocating more funds to responsible investment, RBC Global Asset Management survey finds
Canadian investors are increasingly looking to build responsible investment portfolios, but they are not sure how to start and are relying on their financial advisors for guidance, according to a recent survey of Canadian retail investors by RBC Global Asset Management Inc....


RBC Training Ground kicks off fifth year as Canada prepares for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020
While Canadian Olympians prepare to take the world's biggest sporting stage at the Olympic Games in Tokyo, RBC Training Ground will once again be searching the country for the next generation of Olympic talent....


Help us celebrate immigrant success in Canada
Nominations now open for the 12th annual RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards...


You are on: 2019

RBCxMusic and Live Nation Canada launch exclusive offer for RBC clients
Today, RBC in collaboration with Live Nation Canada launched an exclusive RBCxMusic Preferred Ticket offer for RBC clients....


Dave McKay of RBC to speak at RBC Capital Markets 2020 Canadian Bank CEO Conference
Dave McKay, President and Chief Executive Officer of Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE), is scheduled to speak at the RBC Capital Markets Canadian Bank CEO Conference on January 7, 2020...


Study finds Canadians have fewer opportunities to create wealth than citizens in other countries
According to a study from RBC Wealth Management, Canada sits squarely in the middle of the pack among 15 high and middle income countries in opportunities for its citizens to create wealth. The 2019 Wealth Opportunity Index ...


RBC Direct Investing launches no cost, real-time streaming quotes for all
RBC Direct Investing today announced that real-time streaming quotes on Canadian and U.S. stocks and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are being provided to all clients at no charge, effective immediately....


Royal Bank of Canada announces NVCC subordinated debenture issue
Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) today announced an offering of $XX billion of non-viability contingent capital (NVCC) subordinated debentures ("the Notes") through its Canadian Medium Term Note Program....


Rotman Sustainable Finance Project for students receives an investment from RBC
To help business students prepare for careers in financial institutions increasingly focused on sustainability, the RBC Foundation has made a $75,000 gift to the Sustainable Finance Project at the University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management...


RBC Royal Bank changes residential mortgage special rates
RBC Royal Bank announced today that it is increasing rates on new residential mortgage special offers effective December 17, 2019....


RBC announces sale of Eastern Caribbean banking operations
Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) today announced it has entered into definitive agreements to sell all banking operations in the Eastern Caribbean to a consortium of indigenous banks within the region. ...


Maryann Turcke to be appointed to the Board of Directors of Royal Bank of Canada
Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) today announced that Maryann Turcke will be appointed to its board of directors, effective January 1, 2020....


Royal Bank of Canada declares dividends
Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) announced today that its board of directors has declared a quarterly common share dividend of $1.05 per share, payable on and after February 24, 2020,...


Royal Bank of Canada reports fourth quarter and 2019 results
Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) today reported record net income of $12,871 million for the year ended October 31, 2019, up $440 million or 4% from the prior year, with diluted EPS growth of 5%. ...


You are on: 2018

Little relief in sight for Canadian housing affordability in 2019: RBC Economics
The coming year is unlikely to provide much housing affordability relief in Canada, according to the latest Housing Trends and Affordability Report issued today by RBC Economics....


Alberta to face uphill battle; B.C economy to thrive in 2019: RBC Economics
Two of Canada's western provinces are expected to take diverging paths in 2019, according to the latest RBC Economic Outlook Report...


RBC Wealth Management uses creative approach to recruit women investment advisors
Video series aims to debunk myths about the investment advisor role...


You are on: 2017

Buying a home in Canada is less affordable than any time since 1990: RBC Economics
Rising home ownership costs in Vancouver, Toronto and Victoria pushed overall housing affordability in Canada to its worst level since the end of 1990 in the third quarter of 2017, according to the latest Housing Trends and Affordability Report issued today by RBC Economics Research....


Canada’s economy ready to keep rolling in 2018, while on track to post the strongest G-7 performance in 2017
With the global economy on track to post the strongest growth since 2014, Canada is poised to be the G7...


You are on: 2016

No relief for home owners as Canadian housing affordability continues to slip: RBC Economics
Despite cooling home resale activity overall, housing affordability deteriorated further across all markets in Canada in the third quarter of 2016, according to the Housing Trends and Affordability Report issued today by RBC Economics Research....


RBC’s New Virtual Reality Experience Allows Clients to Immerse Themselves in the World of RBC Rewards
RBC is changing how people interact with their RBC Rewards Program with its first interactive virtual reality (VR) experience launched within the Avion Holiday Boutiques. ...


RBC Global Asset Management Inc. announces estimated annual reinvested capital gains distributions for RBC ETFs
RBC Global Asset Management Inc. today announced the estimated 2016 annual reinvested capital gains distributions for unitholders of RBC ETFs....


Consumers – The driving force of growth in 2017: RBC Economics
Canada's economy regained momentum in the second half of 2016 and is poised to see sustained growth throughout 2017 according to the latest RBC Economic Outlook report. ...


RBC Training Ground identifies 25 athletes with Olympic potential
RBC, in partnership with the Canadian Olympic Foundation (COF), Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) and CBC Sports, today introduced 25 young Canadian athletes, identified at RBC Training Ground events, who will now receive ongoing support through the program. ...


Business clients on the go can now connect with RBC face-to-face via video banking
For the first time, Canadian businesses can bank remotely via fast and secure face-to-face video banking...


RBC Global Asset Management Inc. launches RBC Retirement Portfolios and new education centre
RBC Global Asset Management Inc. (RBC GAM Inc.) today announced the launch of RBC Retirement Portfolios, a unique solution bringing over 30 years of asset allocation experience to help investors reach their retirement goals....


Calling for Collaboration: Putting the voice of youth at the centre to help solve the school to work transition
A new RBC white paper reveals recent grads in Canada are focused on solutions for transitioning to the workforce but they are calling for more support...


RBC Insurance helping Canadians manage their healthcare needs
RBC Insurance Partners with Medical Confidence for One-on-One Client Support and Advocacy Leading to Quicker Recovery Times...


RBC Global Asset Management Inc. announces November sales results for RBC Funds, PH&N Funds and BlueBay Funds
RBC Global Asset Management Inc. today announced November mutual fund net sales of $533 million. ...


RBC businesses in the US recognized as ‘Best Place to Work for LGBT+ Equality’ by the Human Rights Campaign
Seventh year the company achieved 100 percent on Corporate Equality Index...