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Aug 27, 2015, 13:00 ET

Royal Bank of Canada announces a coupon payment for the RBC Yorkville MLP Distribution Growth Leaders Exchange-Traded Note

NEW YORK, Aug. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Royal Bank of Canada today announced a coupon payment for the RBC Yorkville MLP Distribution Growth...

Aug 03, 2015, 07:30 ET

RBC Global Asset Management Extends Institutional Pricing and Service Model to Select Mutual Funds

New RBC Cornerstone Investor Program offers greater value through lower fees and enhanced services MINNEAPOLIS, MN, Aug. 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -...

Jul 31, 2015, 16:30 ET

RBC completes sale of its Suriname banking operations

TORONTO, July 31, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) today announced that it has completed the previously announced...

Jul 23, 2015, 09:00 ET

More than $500,000 donated through #RBCGolf4Kids charity challenge

TORONTO, July 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - While the RBC Canadian Open officially tees off on July 23, thirteen children's charities are already...

Jul 16, 2015, 09:00 ET

RBC Global Asset Management Inc. Announces RBC ETF Monthly Cash Distributions for July 2015

TORONTO, July 16, 2015 /CNW/ - RBC Global Asset Management Inc. today announced July 2015 cash distributions for unitholders of RBC ETFs, which...

Jul 15, 2015, 17:20 ET

RBC Royal Bank Decreases Prime Rate

TORONTO, July 15, 2015 /CNW/ - RBC Royal Bank today decreased its prime lending rate by 15 basis points to 2.85 per cent from 2.70 per cent,...

Jul 14, 2015, 01:00 ET

RBC to sell Swiss private banking business

TORONTO, July 14, 2015 /CNW/ - Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell...

Jul 09, 2015, 08:00 ET

Thierry Vandal appointed to the Board of Directors of Royal Bank of Canada

TORONTO, July 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) is pleased to announce the appointment of Thierry Vandal to its Board of...

Jul 07, 2015, 10:00 ET

RBC Global Asset Management Inc. Announces June Sales Results for RBC Funds and PH&N Funds

TORONTO, July 7, 2015 /CNW/ - RBC Global Asset Management Inc. today announced June mutual fund net sales of $639 million. Long-term funds had...

Jul 07, 2015, 07:30 ET

RBC names Doug Guzman as Group Head, Wealth Management and Insurance

TORONTO, July 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX and NYSE) announced today that Doug Guzman, Managing Director and Head of...

Jul 02, 2015, 09:30 ET

RBC Canadian manufacturing PMI rebounds in June

TORONTO, July 2, 2015 /CNW/ - The RBC PMI data for June pointed to a modest recovery in business conditions across the Canadian manufacturing...

Jun 25, 2015, 07:00 ET

Fun in the sun? Sunburns trump drowning as top parental concern this summer

Twitter:   Fun in the sun? This summer, Canadian parents say sunburns top drowning on list of worries @RBCInsurance #WaterSafety Summary: A...

Jun 24, 2015, 11:31 ET

Report: Expanding One Law Could Save New Yorkers Billions on Infrastructure Redevelopment

A report released today by the Rudin Center for Transportation Policy and Management at New York University shows New York could save taxpayers...

Jun 24, 2015, 08:00 ET

RBC Global Asset Management Inc. announces risk rating changes to three funds

TORONTO, June 24, 2015 /CNW/ - RBC Global Asset Management Inc. (RBC GAM Inc.) today announced changes to the risk ratings of three RBC funds....

Jun 16, 2015, 10:15 ET

15 top PGA TOUR golfers and RBC team up for online charity challenge

$500,000 in funding to help children's charities TORONTO, June 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Whether you tweet, share, like, view or blog,...

Jun 16, 2015, 07:00 ET

Driven to Distraction: Perception of Distracted Driving Habits Varies Among Drivers

Twitter: Yikes! 72% of CDNs admit to distracted driving and 9/10 have noticed other distracted drivers on the road says @RBCInsurance...

Jun 15, 2015, 09:00 ET

RBC Global Asset Management Inc. announces RBC ETF Monthly Cash distributions for June 2015

TORONTO, June 15, 2015 /CNW/ - RBC Global Asset Management Inc. today announced June 2015 cash distributions for unitholders of RBC ETFs. RBC...

Jun 12, 2015, 12:47 ET
RBC employees raise money for Youth INC in the first-ever RBC Trade for the Kids (PRNewsFoto/RBC; RBC Capital Markets; Youth)

RBC Capital Markets Raises More Than $1 Million for Youth Inc Through Inaugural "RBC Trade for the Kids" Trading Day

NEW YORK, June 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - RBC Capital Markets, the corporate and investment banking division of the Royal Bank of Canada (RY on TSX...

Jun 08, 2015, 15:07 ET

Royal Bank of Canada announces a coupon payment for the RBC Yorkville MLP Distribution Growth Leaders Exchange-Traded Note

NEW YORK, June 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Royal Bank of Canada today announced a coupon payment for the RBC Yorkville MLP Distribution Growth Leaders...

Jun 04, 2015, 11:43 ET

Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy Receives $85,000 from RBC to Protect Local Water

40 RBC Employees Clean Up San Francisco's Ocean Beach to Celebrate RBC Blue Water Day SAN FRANCISCO, CA, June 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - RBC...