Coronavirus: Financial insights & resources

CIBC Private Wealth experts provide ongoing analysis and insights on what investors should consider for their portfolios and wealth plans during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Big tech benchmark concentration

May 2020

Given the increased interest and concern of market dominance of technology stocks within the S&P 500, Head of Equities Patricia Bannan, CFA, and Portfolio Manager and Equity Analyst Jim Farrell, CFA, discuss top index constituents and how this impacts their own investment philosophies and outlook.

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Adapting to a changed landscape

Our investment professionals highlight the key economic and market changes that we believe will likely occur in the aftermath of the COVID-19 recession. 


In the press


Head of Fixed Income Gary Pzegeo, CFA quoted in MarketWatch

Fed actions in corporate debt point to crisis averted, for now



Senior Wealth Strategist Halsey Schreier in Forbes

Proactive planning with low market values using gifts

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Senior Equity Trader Rebecca Babin on Bloomberg TV

Crude poised for longest winning streak in nine months



Making sense of the muni market

May 2020

Head of Fixed Income Gary Pzegeo, CFA, describes the current state of the muni market and provides our outlook for investors in this space.


Prospects for economic recovery

April 2020

While we can’t say that the worst of the virus’ toll is behind us, CIBC Private Wealth Chief Investment Officer Dave Donabedian, CFA, contemplates what the economic reopening process—and ultimately, a recovery—might look like.


This changes everything:
Outlook for markets and wealth planning in the midst of a pandemic

April 2020

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Additional resources:
Financial markets monitor: Q2 2020
The CARES Act: Key issues for individuals and businesses


Considerations amidst uncertainty

CIBC Private Wealth experts outline proactive investment, planning and banking ideas that can enable you to take advantage of low market values and low interest rates.

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The security and strength of CIBC Private Wealth

Review answers to common questions about the strength of CIBC, the security of your assets with CIBC Private Wealth, internal and external controls, and more. Read more

Office status update

As we monitor the situation in each local market, we are shifting employees to work from home. Regardless, our teams are always available via email and phone. View our Office Status Update and find local contact information here.

Protect against COVID-19 scams

Learn more about coronavirus fraud scams from the Federal Trade Commission and Federal Bureau of Investigation.


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