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Listen in as we cover lessons learned aligning two companies and cultures after one year together. Also, hear our updated market outlook for the second half of 2024.
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Listen as our Head of Global Energy discusses innovative technologies employed to increase energy production while reducing environmental impact.
With a 25bps cut, Canada's central bank becomes the first in the G7 to drop rates in this cycle. Take a closer look at data supporting this call and see what could happen come July.
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Hear Lindsay Ferstandig, co-founder and CEO of Yaysay, discuss how the mobile app employs AI, gamification and content personalization to create a bespoke experience in luxury shopping.
Watch our ESG team cover highlights from the recent SF Climate Week. Then, read lessons learned from our forum on the CDR market exploring its role in a Net Zero economy.
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Listen in as Frank discusses the trend some countries have displayed moving towards authoritarian governments and defense spending here at home.
Signs may be showing of a potential devaluation of the Chinese yuan. Examine our detailed analysis revealing other efforts in play that could keep China's currency strong.
We explore voice AI and kitchen robotics in the restaurant industry. Explore with us how these technologies can personalize the experience, improve order accuracy and improve upselling.
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Our top analysts reveal telecom and media dynamics: maturing markets, emerging competition, AI impact, and the future of connectivity.
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Sean Duffy returns to the FutureHealth podcast series to share his unique experience in digital health. Hear what might be next for digital-first access to care in a post-pandemic world.
How far will the Bank of Canada be able cut rates if the U.S. Fed chooses to hold longer? Look back with us to see when there has been a spread, why and by how much.
The outlook for gold is looking up but mixed for other metals. Explore potential policy changes ahead and what they could mean for commodities following the 2024 presidential election.
Co-brand credit cards are increasingly more important to airlines. Explore the economic impact to both the airlines and credit card issuers with our analysis of highly curated data.
Biosimilars are cheaper versions of brand biologics, and the market could see significant growth by 2033. Read our overview of the momentum shift, then go deeper with our full report.
We dive deep into all aspects the market including SaaS, apps, analytics, IT and DevOps. Find out more about historical returns, market growth forecasts and much more.
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Frank returns to discuss current events in the geopolitical landscape. Hear his take on de-escalation in the Middle East and the 2024 Canadian budget changes to capital gains and housing.
With signals indicating that markets have switched focus from growth back to inflation, take a closer look at what's happening and our revisions to central bank rate path forecasts.
North American markets are moving to T+1 settlement leaving Europe and the rest of the world behind. Read our comprehensive analysis of what this could mean for global investors.
We pushed back our expectations for Fed easing this year following the disappointingly strong March CPI Report. Read what we think it might take for another rate hike to happen
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With increased R&D for specialty drugs, focused pharmacies that dispense these medications have emerged. Listen as we discuss with Dr. Surya Singh the effect on the healthcare supply chain.
While the upcoming U.S. presidential election will likely have a global impact on climate, energy and transport policies, watch us discuss some potential outcomes following either result.
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Glossier CEO Kyle Leahy discusses the brand's core strengths, its D2C model, brand evolution, and product innovation.
We share key takeaways from this year's conference with industry leaders including infrastructure, M&A, energy transition and the outlook following the upcoming U.S. election.
The USD's growth smile broke earlier this year. Take a closer look at the changes to our forecasts as well as anticipated strong and weak periods ahead for the USD.
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Luke Timmerman discusses the Timmerman Traverse, which brings together biotech professionals who undertake climbs to benefit organizations battling cancer, poverty and sickle cell disease.
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For the second half of our series, we take time to discuss shortened trading days, T+1 implications and more. Hear industry insights on matters affecting the European Market Structure.
In recent years, private markets continue to grow as public markets and IPOs slowed. Hear about AGF's bold approach building up its alternative and private markets division.
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In the first of a series on the European market structure, listen in as we discuss issues including the London Stock Exchange's threatened position amongst the leading global capital markets.
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Chris Krueger from TD Cowen joins this episode to discuss U.S. politics with Frank McKenna. Listen in as they breakdown the upcoming 2024 U.S. Election.
Inflation pressures have eased, but the Bank of Canada holds the overnight rate firm at 5.00%. What are the market implications of this decision and when might we see the first rate cut?
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Join Lisa Casey as she details how collaborative relationships throughout her career helped build better opportunities for colleagues and clients.
The Fed could now act proactively when easing rates this year. Read how we've adjusted our views for 2024 and why we assign a good chance of a soft landing for the economy.
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In addition to recent developments with the war in Ukraine, listen in as Frank covers ongoing political conflict affecting Canada and recent developments in Israel.
While it was a challenging year ecologically and politically, our ESG team sees reason for optimism. Read our look back at 2023 and what sustainable finance could have in store for 2024.
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U.S. federal courts defer to federal agencies in areas of ambiguity. Listen in how this principle is being challenged and could erode the rulemaking powers of U.S. government agencies.
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Our Head of Global Mining shares what makes Canada a unique ecosystem in fostering capital formation in the mining sector.
Following the announcement of an inaugural USD Global Sustainable Hybrid transaction, examine key takeaways from our roundtable discussion about MDBs and hybrid capital.
The FOMC held rates for a fourth consecutive meeting. Look at the two things the Committee may want to see before initiating an easing policy and why we think it might come this May.
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Larry Wieseneck and David Erickson, Senior Fellow at The Wharton School discuss the state of the IPO, M&A and Private Equity/Venture markets.
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In the second half of our series on equity algorithms, listen in as we cover algo wheels, Artificial Intelligence in algos and the process for adding new venues to routing tables.
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From Canadian confrontations to the U.S. election and international conflicts – Listen in as Frank forecasts the 10 most significant geopolitical issues for 2024.
The U.S. election is looking like déjà vu all over again. Read our strategists' take on what either candidate could mean for the economy, policy, the deficit and international trade.
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In the first of a two-part series on equity algorithms, our guests share why VWAP remains popular with buy side traders and how to ensure that algo strategies are properly calibrated.
After a turbulent year for the real estate investment industry, read why management teams are speaking optimistically about the near-term outlook across all sectors.
With the simultaneous approval of eleven spot Bitcoin ETFs and an aggressive fee war, read how the SEC and these new funds may be using lessons learned from the Canadian crypto ETF market.
While central bank cuts are expected for 2024, our global growth indicators have improved. Find out more about the significant effect geopolitics may have on the market this year.
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Listen to our Co-Heads of Global Financial Institutions delve into the key themes shaping the year ahead.
In this episode of Buyside Views, watch as Mackenzie Investments CIOs discuss their 2024 outlook including what the Bank of Canada could do differently from the other central banks.
Central banks are starting to signal their changes for 2024. Read how market expectations have changed recently to align more closely with what our analysts previously anticipated.
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As we approach the end of 2023, Frank discusses the political price of international conflicts in Russia and Israel. He also weighs in on current battles fought within Canada.
Deep and sustained GHG emissions reductions was a significant topic at COP28. Read how calls for energy security may impact fossil fuels, transitional fuels and renewables.
Sustainable bond volumes surpassed U$1T for the third consecutive year. Find out five ways the role of nuclear power could be set to expand in the labelled ESG bond market.
New strategic partnerships bring ESG technologies to more companies. Find out how the WTO's global carbon pricing framework may facilitate trade for developing countries.
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Frank discusses recent international conservative political victories and Canadian government positions from NATO to net-zero targets.
More corporations sign deals to align with carbon neutral goals. Learn more about the WTO's Global Carbon Pricing Measure and the Tokyo Stock Exchange launching a carbon offset market.
Sustainability Linked Bond (SLB) targets may be off-track. Find out how the prioritization of energy security could be making it difficult for EU companies to shift away from coal.
We sat down with Richard Manley of CPP Investments for a conversation addressing the top questions raised by global investors. Read our key takeaways from this insightful fireside chat.
Backlash has politicized ESG investing in the U.S. Get a deeper look into what could be leading this reaction and the effect it's had on bond issuance across affected states.
Is keeping inflation near 2% still the target in 2024? Read our analysts' take on why we forecast a greater pullback on the central bank rates than what the rest of the market is predicting.
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Peter discusses the current state of global markets and index events with industry executives during the 21st Portfolio Management and Market Structure Conference.
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Listen in as we address concerns around ESG and discuss how sustainable finance could evolve going forward.
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Frank shares his views during the TDS 24th annual Portfolio Management and Market Structure Conference, covering the unrest in the Middle East, the upcoming U.S. election and more.
Tom Strauss has worked on Wall Street for 60 years and is still going strong. Hear in his own words the ways industry has changed and how investment banking is a team sport.
Corporations make large investments in the carbon market to reach net-zero goals. Read how E.U. plans to block "greenwashing" phrases that may confuse consumers.
At New York Climate Week, sustainability experts and corporate leaders discussed the future of ESG. Read our four key takeaways from this forward-thinking event.
Why invest in a centralized trading framework? Hear from BCI on how this approach could enhance portfolio returns, lower costs and better manage risk.
Stronger economic output, consumer balance sheets and workforce normalization could delay a 2024 recession. Look deeper into why we could see the same wait in Canada.
Algorithmic trading can exacerbate market movements. Watch as Daniel Ghali explains how forecasting CTA actions can provide real insight into what might happen next.
As we recognize National Disability Employment Awareness Month, we're proud to profile Lara Morgan, Associate Vice President, Technology Integration. Watch the video below to learn why Lara's neurodiversity is one of her key strengths
Among rising interest rates, geopolitical conflicts, the banking crisis and more, read how network managers employ experience, diligence and foresight to navigate the banking industry.
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Hear from our leading analyst about the latest trends surrounding REITs and the evolving opportunities and challenges within the market.
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, TD Securities colleague Susana Mendoza reflects on her experience and what this month means to her.
Several factors drove down the value of gold, but that could change soon. Read Bart Melek's outlook and how the Fed's moves in early 2024 could drive investors back to gold.
The economic growth engine appears to be firing up in China again, but is it sustainable? Examine policy support measures the Chinese government hopes will keep its economy afloat.
The American regional bank crisis created funding challenges for banks. Read how the U.S. Federal Reserve & FDIC are tackling these funding and regulatory challenges head on.
The Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) turned one year old in August. Examine the positive effects on some key industries and where we believe there's still room for improvement
Carbon capture tech continues to see an influx of investment. Also, view more about record-high results for cap-and-trade allowances and some unexpected bidders in the auction.
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Frank shows his Canadian pride by weighing in on the country's dispute with India, a federal partnership with Indigenous communities and touches on the impending U.S. government shutdown.
In this episode, Larry Wieseneck and David Erickson discuss the current state and near-term outlooks for the IPO, M&A, and private equity/venture markets.
This month's FOMC policy decision was expected: "higher for longer". But why? Read the full commentary about the potential path back to the 2% inflation target rate.
We consider the implications of U.S politics, the 2024 elections and how they might impact the markets. Find out how volatility could affect the timing of a market slowdown.
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Hear from our leaders on the latest digital trends in FIs and how collaborative finance is innovating the industry.
The Bank of Canada held the overnight rate unchanged without closing the door on rate hikes going forward. Review the potential marketing implications for Rates and FX.
Hear from the Global Head of iShares on how ETFs have evolved to make investing easier, and the upcoming opportunities that will diversify the bond market.
Greg Barnes discusses the state of gold, uranium and other commodities. Watch him weigh in on political pressures in Africa, South America and Ontario's Ring of Fire.
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In this latest episode, Frank focuses on Canadian politics and dives deeper into today's trending topics as inflation, housing and climate change lead the conversation.
We see how carbon pricing mechanisms influence valuations for greenhouse gas contributors. Read about new investments globally in North American carbon market initiatives.
As we approach COP28, examine the recent flurry of global updates as participants move towards credible transition pathways and related transition financing.
Despite expected demand, low investor appetite for risk could drive oil prices down. Read what Bart Melek has to say about crude's potential for the rest of 2023.
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Take a deep dive into the U.S. Options Market Structure with industry experts. What is the current state and potential growth for Options Markets?
Andres Rincon returns to MoneyTalk Live to discuss fixed income ETFs. Find out more about buffer and accelerator ETFs gaining traction with retirement communities.
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Will automation replace humans in fixed income trading? Our in-house experts share their perspectives on the steady uptick in e-trading adoption over the last decade.
Building trust in the voluntary carbon market is vital for premium offsets to gain recognition. Find out the newest steps the ICVCM is taking to build high-integrity markets.
Discover East Coast's secret sauce and take a deep dive on the unique characteristics of this alternative bond manager.
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This episode of Geopolitics covers US politics as Frank recounts a recent experience with the Secretary of State, Hilary Clinton. He also reflects on Trudeau's cabinet shuffle and what it means to the future of Canadian Politics.
Sustainable bonds remain resilient as the ESG label drives market dominance despite "greenium" challenges. We also look ahead at sustainable finance for the rest of 2023.
Companies looking for a voluntary offsetting strategy get help from a new VCMI rulebook. Read about financial awards and protection for whistleblowers in the carbon market.
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In this episode, we explore fault lines within Equity Market Infrastructure. Hear from two systems analysts investigating these issues as they share what goes on behind the scenes.
Take a break, grab a coffee and watch our Head of FX & EM Strategy discuss the shocking FX market activity we've seen and what he expects for the rest of the year.
While silver outperformed for much of the last two years, a recent price decline casts doubt. Read more about how it might still generate sterling long-term results.
In addition to the 25bp hike, the Bank took a hawkish tone with a longer timeline for returning inflation to target. Read what our analysts say about 5.00% as a terminal rate.
Easing of consumer prices may signal an imminent end to the Fed's tightening cycle. Read why our analysts think the FOMC might pause after one more hike in July.
Our analysts discuss key market themes from the year so far. Grab a coffee and listen in on their quick discussion about what could happen next for the economy in 2023.
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Our Head of Base Metals gives insight into the future of the Metals sector and why copper and nickel are key to a net zero-future.
Despite energy market weakness early in the year, crack spreads have held relatively firm. Find out what our analyst believes could happen as the market re-calibrates.
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This episode of Geopolitics looks at Frank breaking down the latest developments in Russia and US Politics, also predicting the public response to the former President's ongoing legal disputes.
Interest in AI has grown with the success of new consumer and business applications. Read how our analysts discovered Canadian ETFs with sizeable exposure to the AI space.
Insurance leaders call for less prescriptive requirements in the drive towards a net zero future. Read more about what this could mean for other alliances and signatory members.
As we've seen in Canada, rate hikes can have a negative effect on the housing market. Watch James Dixon discuss other ways the FOMC could soften a potential recession.
Landmark carbon removal credit deals demonstrate large commitments to the voluntary market. Read our analysis of last year's carbon market trends and what could it mean for 2023.
The FOMC paused rate hikes for the first time since before March of last year. Read our analysts' take on what might be in store for the rest of 2023 and what risks could remain.
The energy transition brings great change to the industry and great opportunity. Read our highlights of the innovative discussions held at this year's conference.
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Hear from our experts in Prime Brokerage on how the industry has evolved over the past 20 years and why they focus on a diversified hedged fund trading strategy.
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Hear how Liability Driven Investing's evolved and insights into Canada's pension system with industry experts.
While a rate hike seems likely, it's yet to be seen if the Fed goes ahead with it this month or "skips" the June meeting. Read what our analyst believe could happen next.
Canadian cash and government bond ETFs appear to be very popular this year. Read who our analysts say might be buying and what it could mean for the rest of 2023.
Following an industry-changing merger, the telecom industry may show signs of stability and growth. Read what CEOs and CFOs of Canada's largest telecoms expect for 2023.
Things are looking up – as in, the Bank of Canada overnight rate could go up by 25bp this month. Read why our analysts think this could happen in both June and July.
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The Honourable Rona Ambrose joins Frank to discuss the current Canadian political climate. Also, listen for Rona's social media advice for aspiring female politicians.
What's next for AI evolution? CEO and CIO of ARK forecasts innovations expected to cause a disruption in many industries.
Why are gold prices rising and copper prices declining? Watch Greg Barnes on MoneyTalk Live answer questions about the industries that find these precious metals essential.
A record number of companies commit to net zero targets helping offset use become mainstream. Also, examine three major cap-and-invest markets that may link together.
There's little agreement over how to handle the approaching the U.S. debt ceiling. Read our analysts' take on what how it might be managed and what could happen next.
Green bond issuance outpaces 2022 volumes relative to other ESG products. Read how the wave of net-zero commitments may drive shareholder focus towards transparency.
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Peter unpacks two new US ATSs with industry veterans Armando Diaz and Vlad Khandros. Hear about how key tolls built in could help with institutional trading problems.
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With jurisdictions experiencing extreme storms, hear from our Power and Utilities research leader on the biggest challenges the sector is facing.
The Fed adds a 25bp increase as it struggles with ongoing economic complications. Read why we think there could be one more increase and how long that rate might last.
We share advice on managing businesses and balance sheets following the banking crisis. Listen in as we discuss our recent successful acquisition of Cowen.
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Chris Krueger from TD Cowen joins this episode to discuss U.S. politics with Frank McKenna. Listen in as they pick their ideal presidential candidates for 2024.
CPI is still running hot and barely unchanged since February. Read what our analysts expect will determine the path for core inflation over the next few months.
Crude prices could rise following a cut in production and potential boost in demand. Read our analysts take on when we might see OPEC+ production rise again.
The overnight rate holding at 4.50% wasn't a surprise, but what comes next could be. Explore if inflation can get back to 2% and how difficult it might be for the BoC.
Senior managers from a diverse selection of companies shared their insights at this year's conference. Read the most notable themes that emerged across the event.
We've witnessed a banking crisis, OPEC production cut and global re-militarization. Watch James Dixon discuss market themes he sees gaining momentum.
A new Canadian government program aims to resolve cold feet in the voluntary carbon market. Explore a cap-and-invest auction that demonstrated investor confidence.
The federal budget invests $70B in clean tech and energy. Explore how this and new taxonomy aiming to boost investor confidence could help Canada reach its climate goals.
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Listen in as business leads, Riaz Ahmed and Jeff Solomon, discuss their first impressions, culture, growth opportunities and their shared vision for the future.
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Frank discusses current controversial policies by international leaders. Listen in as he also shines light on the Canadian government's action to support banks.
Recent market turbulence weighs heavily on AT1 bond holders. Explore what our Debt Capital Markets team says could help bring comfort to investors.
Our culture encourages unique perspectives and plays a role in embracing fairness. Read Alison's story about her experience as a woman on the trading floor.
The U.S. banking crisis moves overseas bringing uncertainty for high-risk ETNs. Read how the Canadian market is affected and where else ETN markets are found.
Andres Rincon speaks on MoneyTalk Live about different types of ETFs and answers common questions. Hear more from him about what makes Canada unique for Crypto ETFs.
Is the Fed behind the curve? According to our strategists, that's a fact when it comes to its war on inflation. Read more about how far the Fed must go to regain control.
The sustainable bond market reached high issuance records. Explore the TD Securities ESG team's observations when it comes to 'greenium' benefits in the European market.
The voluntary carbon market moves closer to regulation to reduce greenwashing. Also, read how Canadian government incentives could support the compliance carbon market.
The energy crisis and the need for global standards shaped the carbon market in 2022. Read what our experts have to say on what could be next in our 2023 outlook.
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This episode of Geopolitics looks at the immigration complexities of North America. Can the US resolve their Southern border refugee problem and what is the state of Russia and Ukraine?
The first two years of Bitcoin ETFs were volatile, but some investors now consider them practicable long-term holdings. Read about the potential future of crypto ETFs.
Elevated interest rates and inflation could challenge positive sustainable debt activity. Read about six ESG markets that show great potential in 2023.
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Listen as our Region Head of Europe shares insights about her professional journey and what's in store for the UK and European markets in 2023.
Interest rate hikes, the energy crisis, and rampant inflation were common themes in 2022. Explore five ways the sustainable finance market gained in this economy
Higher interest rates continue to affect both variable and fixed rate mortgages. Look over the data from our report to see how the market could play out in 2023.
In celebration of Black History Month, TD Securities spotlights colleague Rasheed Tucker sharing his experiences and what Black History month means to him.
Our FX strategists weigh in on cross-asset volatility and a more resilient global economy as major factors in 2023. Read about it in this month's Views You Can Use.
In celebration of Black History Month, TD Securities spotlights colleague Destiny Williamson sharing her experiences and what Black History month means to her.
The voluntary carbon market still grows despite most major registries banning crypto token related retirements. Read how proposed global standards can bolster quality.
Following the February FOMC rate hike, TD Securities Chief US Macro Strategist Jan Groen, forecast two more hikes. Read about the report that shows he might be right.
In celebration of Black History Month, TD Securities spotlights colleague Tania Kuoh, sharing his experiences and what Black History month means to him.
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Listen as Global Head of Ventures at OMERS Ventures highlights the value of disruptors, raising capital and over hiring in the tech industry.
This year's mining conference featured sessions covering relevant topics for 2023. Explore the discussions of metals and minerals in this transitioning market.
Following up on recent accusations of fraudulent SLB offerings, examine how the SEC's decision may set precedent and give credible, science-based issuers the lead.
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This episode of Geopolitics reviews the US's lost-and-found classified documents, the World Economic Forum, the energy crisis, Canadian infrastructure and more.
In celebration of Black History Month, we spotlight colleague, James Alalade, where he shares his experiences and what Black History month means to him.
Hear from CI Global Asset Management's CIO about trends in asset management, their transition into a fully integrated model and more.
The 2023 Canadian Real Estate Conference featured fireside chats, keynote luncheons, and guided tours. Read industry highlights for five key real estate sectors.
Ahead of the February FOMC meeting, our strategists speculate that the Fed's job isn't done, and are already looking ahead at what to expect in March and May.
With one more BoC rate hike, signals appeared indicating a pause in the tightening cycle. Examine what this could mean for rates and FX trading in 2023
Signs point to the onset of a US recession in 2023, but other factors including historically low unemployment points to something else at play.
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Index Benchmark experts tackle important global issues including the capacity limitations of ESG oriented indices and current political global news.
We we focus on financial institutions and social bonds, as the lead sector and one of the few products gaining traction year-over-year within the December sustainable debt market.
Our FX strategists examine market-defining themes for January, touching on Goldilocks optimism, China's reflation, economic resilience and peak inflation.
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In this episode of Bid Out, our market structure experts take a look at the SEC's proposed stock market structure, analyzing the many proposals and their implications.
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With over 22 years of experience in the sector, our Head of Financial Institutions shares key trends and rate volatility impacts expected for 2023
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As we enter 2023, Frank offers his outlook into 10 volatile geopolitical matters. He forecasts economic uncertainty, but also a glimmer of hope on the horizon.
Last month, Canada's leading public and private tech companies joined us at our annual Technology Conference. Discover four key themes they discussed.
This year saw oil prices rise nearly 80%, but crude pricing has since dropped. Look behind the chaos as we consider when the energy bull market might end
TD Securities analysts look towards the chance of another US rate increase. Explore the possibility of a FOMC move to a higher terminal rate than earlier anticipated.
Mario Mendonca analyses the economic downturn that followed the 2020 pandemic, the financial sweet spot Canadian banks currently enjoy and when it might end.
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What went wrong with FTX and what went right? Listen in as we examine digital ledger technology and it's potential to change the infrastructure of global capital markets.
The Bank approaches the end of its tightening cycle, and the analyst community is divided over a 25bp or 50bp rate increase. Read our arguments for both scenarios.
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Frank reviews Trump's potentially biggest legal risk. Also, hear his latest thoughts on Canadian Politics contrasting last week's guest, the Honourable Rona Ambrose.
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Rona Ambrose's political expertise imparts a distinct understanding of Canadian politics. Listen as she shares her expectations of Conservatives running for the Alberta and federal governments.
Discussing personal health issues with managers and coworkers can be a sensitive and difficult topic. Read to understanding why having these important discussions is the key to developing an inclusive workplace.
TD Securities conducted a Sustainable Debt Market Investor Survey with institutional investors. Examine our key findings and read more in our full report.
As we near the end of 2022, our strategists weigh in on what we might expect from 2023.
TD Securities hosted its annual Uranium Roundtable with speakers covering a broad range of topics. Read some of the innovative themes that emerged from the presentations.
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Listen as our Carbon Markets Advisory team breaks down why voluntary carbon markets are fast becoming a necessary part of a net-zero strategy
Anaergia produces clean energy through renewable fuel generation. Watch how TD Securities helped the company secure the capital necessary to build on its potential.
TD Securities strategists share their commentary on outcomes of the November FOMC meeting. Read their take on the Fed Funds rate outlook and what might come next.
Hundreds attended the Global Sustainability Summit this year where industry experts discussed innovative ESG solutions. Catch up on key points from this landmark event.
In celebration of Black History Month in Europe, we speak with Emeka Njokanma, Director, International Fixed Income and Head of Emerging Markets Rate Trading, TD Securities on his journey.
Sandpiper Ventures provides underrepresented founders access the VC investment landscape. Learn how TD Securities provides resources to help these companies grow.
Governor Macklem maintains a hawkish stance as the bank looks to "crush" inflationary impulses. We weigh in ahead of October's BoC meeting.
John Ketchum, CEO of NextEra Energy, discusses what Real Zero means. Find out how NextEra Energy plans to achieve its industry-leading decarbonization goals.
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This episode of Geopolitics addresses the rhetoric from Alberta's new Premier, with Frank believing she will need to tone down the message and the theme of inflation being prevalent.
Clean energy and sustainable infrastructure ETFs have seen a surge in performance amid a volatile market. What factors contribute to its performance and growth?
This year's Paper & Forest Products Conference covered an array of sector commodity segments, industry demand, and growth potential. Read our three key takeaways.
Carbon credit trading isn't just about good deeds. Understand how carbon credit ETFs may offset market volatility as governments reduce greenhouse gas emission caps.
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Listen how developments in the metaverse, artificial intelligence, digital currency, and Web 3.0 are moving towards an open universe of customizing and adapting to client-focused solutions.
Is household leverage a vulnerability in the Canadian Market and what are factors that may contribute to intense headwinds into 2023?
In celebration of National Coming Out Day, Dan Bosman shares the impact of visibility and the 2SLGBTQ+ community at TD had on his personal and professional journey.
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We discuss Putin's waning sphere of influence and disapproval from his allies, Europe's changing political landscape, and the factors influencing the trend towards deglobalization.
Our strategists share their expectations on global rate changes ahead of September's FOMC meeting and in response to the pressing urgency faced by the BoC to quickly bring inflation under control. As the BoE and ECB are taking what the market is willing to give, will we see the pattern of rate hikes continue until year-end?
We explore September's FX considerations and examine market themes on peaking inflation, recession risks and ongoing trade shocks in Europe.
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Hear from Canada's leading analyst on financial institutions as he speaks on the housing markets in Canada and the implications for Canadian banks.
The introduction of new ETF varieties are creating easy access to the U.S treasury market for domestic and international investors through trading convenience and price transparency. Andres Rincon explores the growth in this space as ETFs continue to evolve.
Ahead of Bank of Canada's September's 2022 rate announcement, TD Securities sees a clear path for the BoC to hike by 75bps in September, however the pace of tightening to slow in October which may imply some moderation in the Bank's forward-looking language in the September communique.
With more than 35 single-stock ETFs lining up for approval, many investors and industry experts believe single-stock ETFs have the potential to be a big hit. Andres Rincon shares insights on this novel product.
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This episode of Geopolitics discusses issues south of the 49th parallel ranging from Nancy Pelosi's controversial trip to Taiwan, Merrick Garland's decision to search Former President Trump's Mar-a-Lago residence, and updates on the abortion vote in Kansas, including a surprising stance in a traditionally red state.
Our strategist, Robert Both evaluates several leading indicators for Canadian recession risks and outlines the mitigating factors such as population growth and natural resource exposure.
TD Securities spoke with Ojibway artist Patrick Hunter (his/he/him) who shares what it means to identify as Two-Spirit, and the meaning behind his #Pride feather design
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Listen as our in-house ETF specialist speaks on the growth, value, and impact of the ETF industry, including what opportunities and red flags investors need to look out for.
What role do carbon offsets play as the energy sector continues to evolve? Aaron MacNeil shares insights from our Calgary Energy Conference, highlighting the increase in participation from industry leaders and challenges the voluntary carbon market faces as it keeps up with the growing demand.
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In the second part of our two-part series on options and equity market structure, we are rejoined by Andrew Shultz, Head of Strategic Options Business at Susquehanna International Group, and Mett Kinak, Global Head of Equity Trading at T. Rowe Price Group. In this episode, Mett's feet are put to the fire with respect to SEC Chair Gary Gensler's proposed equity market structure reforms. Mett weighs in on whether auctions modelled after options market structure can be repurposed for retail equity trading. He also raises concerns about potential tick increment reforms, proposed changes that should steer away from one-size-fits-all solutions, and the harmonization of traded prices across all types of venues.
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In this episode of Geopolitics, Frank McKenna covers a wide range of topics including Canada's difficulties in air travel, the peaceful overthrow of the Sri Lankan government, Boris Johnson's exit from UK Politics and more.
The Return Hub, an inclusive recruitment partner of TD Securities, explores attitudes towards flexible working, equality, culture and pay in their latest article.
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Listen as our co-heads of TD Securities Automated Trading draw from their expertise to examine the growth of e-trading in fixed income markets and the evolution of portfolio trading.
The clean tech sector is seeing significant long-term tailwinds for growth. Steven Akman breaks down the latest from our Global Clean Technology & Energy Transition Conference.
We reflect on the commodity space and importance of being a market leader in the field. We are proud to be recognized by market participants, ranking high in several categories in the 2022 Commodity Ranking by
Ahead of Bank of Canada's July 2022 interest rate announcement, we look at the implications of a 75bp rate hike and inflation concerns
Negative emissions technologies are the next frontier. Susan Thompson shares why they are receiving attention from corporations, policy makers and investors alike.
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In the first of a special, two-part series, we dive into market structure with Andrew Schultz, Head of Strategic Options Business at Susquehanna International Group. We are also joined by Mett Kinak, Global Head of Equity Trading at T. Rowe Price. Together, we discuss the nuances of options trading, as well as the mechanics of auctions for retail orders.
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This episode of Geopolitics examines the highly politicized supreme court. We also discuss predictions of inflation and threats of a recession.
How have the USD and the broader FX markets been in 2022? We discuss key performance drivers and provide an outlook on the remainder of the year.
How have IPPs navigated volatile market conditions while still focusing on organic development opportunities? Read more from our 2022 Power & Utilities Conference.
In recognition of World Refugee Day, TD Securities shares its regional CFO Danny Salinas' motivation behind joining the humanitarian efforts in Poland, and his on-the-ground perspective as he and other volunteers offered tangible support and solidarity for the displaced people fleeing Ukraine.
To offset challenges in the equity markets, investors are turning to products offering low volatility and higher yields. Explore key considerations when selecting Enhanced Yield and Boosted ETFs.
Our analysts examine the potential implications on the rate markets, foreign exchange markets and mortgage-backed securities (MBS) ahead of the rate announcement.
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We speak with European market structure expert Niki Beattie on key topics of interest in the UK, and across the continent and discuss the potential convergence of digital and equity market structures.
What's impacting the Canadian telecom industry? We brought together industry executives to discuss emerging technology trends such as 5G network capabilities, wireless market growth and more during our 2022 Telecom & Media Conference.
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Listen as leading resource industry experts analyze mining and metals trends including the impacts of decarbonization and supercycles.
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TD Securities examines recent political party leadership races across Canada, as well as recent U.S. headlines regarding Roe v. Wade and the tragedy in Uvalde, Texas, and their impact on the upcoming U.S. mid-term elections.
Ahead of Bank of Canada's June 2022 interest rate announcement, TD Securities looks at the implications of a 50bp rate hike on foreign exchange markets, GDP growth and impact on the U.S. dollar.
As one of the Top 10 firms in forwards dealer rankings in FX markets, TD Securities shares how our team deciphers what's currently driving currency forwards.
How might the U.S. Federal Reserve's expected rate hike impact borrowing U.S. dollars? Our analysts examine the potential effects on quantitative tightening (QT), foreign exchange markets and mortgage-backed securities (MBS) ahead of the rate announcement.
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Listen to our in-house market structure expert as he discusses global issues top-of-mind for issuers and investors.
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What are the political implications of long term inflation? Frank McKenna, our Deputy Chair shares his stance on the Russia-Ukraine war, how this impacts alternative energy solutions, and provides advice around the ESG debate.
How can investment firms contribute to a circular economy? We explore a new venture with N2S to support a more sustainable future.
How will rate hikes, quantitative tightening and inflationary pressures likely play out for the rest of the fiscal year?
TD Securities senior leaders Chris Vogel and Tim Wiggan speak to an audience.
What does it take to navigate and succeed in capital markets? Our senior leaders share the ups and downs of their professional journeys as well as offer career advice for new traders.
Can Europe deal without Russian gas flows? We examine how the Russia-Ukraine war is impacting global gas supply, and what options exist to continue to meet supply and demand.
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Listen as we examine the outcomes of the G7 Leaders' Summit, U.S. President Biden's comments on regime changes, and discuss what to make of Russia's recent retreat from Kyiv.
Tamara Finch, our Executive Managing Director and Global Head of Financial Sponsors, shares career-building advice for young professionals in the financial markets industry.
Our Global Head of Human Resources Jennifer Young shares her thoughts on making gender equality a reality.
How will markets respond to the actions of the U.S. Federal Reserve? We examine the different options available to ease pandemic policy measures.
What challenges lie ahead for the sector? We look at inflationary pressures, demand for copper, and shareholder returns.
What's behind a record-breaking month of bond issuances? Our Financial Institutions Group looks back at January 2022, and what challenges may lie ahead for the remainder of the year.
Learn more about what's driving the growth of this market as we examine sustainability-linked products and the role they play in supporting ESG strategies and a net-zero economy.
How will integrating artificial intelligence with surveillance impact the investment banking industry?
How has the real estate market met demand for our growing senior's demographic? We take a look at how the seniors housing sector has transformed.
How will pandemic recovery measures, opening banking and cryptocurrency impact the Canadian FinTech landscape in 2022?
How is the mining sector adapting to the clean energy transition? Our head of Global Mining explores decarbonization measures in the industry.
How has inflation impacted different ETF sectors and factors? Our head of ETF sales and strategy examines the market.
Does the SEC have a strong case? What defences may work against a ban? Our Bid Out podcast examines the issue.
How have Omicron, inflation, and the global supply chain impacted growth in the sector? Our analysts share their insights from our 2022 Real Estate Conference.
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Robbie Pryde discusses TD Securities' past year, changes to investment banking industry, and how to succeed.
How can voluntary carbon markets contribute to a more effective decarbonized economy? Read the latest entry in our 'The Road to 2050' series.
Explore some of the public- and private- sector COP26 outcomes that have been described as part of "the most exciting transformation since the industrial revolution".
What are the potential impacts of inflation, interest rate hikes and labour shortages as Canada enters year three of the pandemic?
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Listen as we examine what it takes to make CDP's 'A-List' and stay on it.
Will we see sustained high inflation in 2022? Take a deep dive with our global strategists into their views on interest rates, FX markets and commodities as we head into 2022.
Join our Debt Capital Markets team and key European issuers to explore their outlooks for 2022 and key themes beyond the COVID-19 pandemic.
We continue our look at climate strategies and reaching net-zero carbon emissions with a focus on supporting a fair and equitable transition.
Will we be able to keep "1.5 degrees Celsius alive"? Read more on climate change negotiations from COP26.
Examining the link between investing in climate solutions and the science behind those strategies.
Learn more about open source communities and their impact on technology and automated trading within capital markets
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Listen as we explore embracing fintech, what risks might be involved, and if all risks should be considered equal.
Listen to our podcast as we explore microaggressions and their impact, and provide insights into building inclusive workplaces
Find out how Canadian ETFs have performed so far in 2021, including surpassing their 2020 inflows record
Robbie Pryde breaks down our recent recognition as Canada's Best Investment Bank by Euromoney's 2021 Awards for Excellence
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Our latest Viewpoint podcast explores hot button topics many market participants are watching closely, including Fed tapering, cryptocurrency and De-Fi regulation.
Read more on how we assisted with the development a promising social bond that satisfied both investors and YBS
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Strategists Priya Misra and Jim O’Sullivan tackle the U.S. Federal Reserve exit and the impact of tapering off economic support
Bob Dorrance looks back at the highlights and challenges over the last 20 years and how our firm is addressing our clients' evolving needs
We break down the impact and opportunities of disruptive technologies in the cleantech sector for global venture capitalists
Hear more from ESG Global Advisor's Karen Clarke-Whistler on the emergence of sustainability-linked loans and the growing emphasis on the "social" in ESG
Our inaugural episode explores the growing importance of the sustainability-linked loans to the overall sustainable capital markets space
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Our inaugural episode explores the growing importance of the sustainability-linked loans to the overall sustainable capital markets space.
Learn more about the challenges and opportunities of decarbonizing an economy built on carbon
We break down the complexity of screening ESG ETFs - the criteria, the benefits and the factors that impact ESG ETF selection
Learn more about what telecom companies are saying about the future of 5G network capabilities
Find out more on how this award reflects our determination to provide value to our clients, and the trust our clients place in us to support their goals
Learn more on how our top forecasters analyze the markets to provide investors with strategic data
Watch as we breakdown the capabilities of cryptocurrencies, certain market volatilities, and the roles financial institutions can play in this space
Listen for more on AFL's plans to support European post-pandemic reopening efforts with local municipalities
Hear more on how IFC plans on doubling its funding, increasing its ESG bond issuance and supporting emerging markets
Listen as we examine Canadian banks' Q2 reporting numbers, reopening the Canadian economy, and pre-tax pre-provision (PTPP) metrics
Leaders from the power and utilities industry share their insights on the challenges and costs of transitioning to a low carbon future
Hear more on how The World Bank is using capital markets to maximize their balance sheets to provide resources for developing countries
Listen to our podcast on the practice of payment for order flow and its implications for investors
Read more about adaptable office environments and the benefits of embracing neurodiversity in the workplace
Read key insights on transition frameworks and how support of net-zero carbon strategies may impact carbon-heavy sectors
Read highlights from our discussion with industry professionals on investing in digital currencies
Learn more about our commitment to reaching net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, and the importance of collaboration and making sense of science-based targets
Learn more about the potential of a unified cross-border transactions network
Watch our video and learn more about integrating ESG and sustainable investing in public, active management strategies
Learn more about the technology solutions we're developing for our clients
Key takeaways from our 2021 Investing in Hydrogen and the Global Energy Transition conference
February was a historic month with the launch of the world's first and second Bitcoin ETFs
Highlighting valuable insights directly from the institutional investor community
Highlights from our Financial Services Conference panel on the impact of ESG on the insurance industry and asset management businesses
We share the results of our inaugural Corporate Cash Management Survey, and what treasurers and cash management professionals are prioritizing heading into 2021
Read more about how we partnered with Federal Farm Credit Bank to advise and create an ideal LIBOR bond exchange ahead of LIBOR cessation
Find out more about our new SFCT group and how we're supporting sustainable growth for a low-carbon economy
Read more about the solution delivered to help FFCB manage the unanticipated risk for their investors
Learn more about how our retail customers steered our enterprise to create a unique international remittance service
Read more about our recognition as a leader in post-LIBOR solutions
Robbie Pryde, our Head of Corporate and Investment Banking discusses the latest developments in IB, including recruitment, U.S. growth and post-pandemic priorities
TD issues first-ever Sustainability Bond to support environmental and social initiatives
Watch the Financing Renewable Energy video
Recognizing the signs of fraudsters: The sophistication of cyber attacks used against Treasury departments
Combating anti-Black racism: How the Bank supports a future where everyone can thrive