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House Prices Also Go Down, Bank Of Canada Warns Toronto

CP | Allison Jones, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.12.2017 | Canada Business

Stephen Poloz doesn't think Toronto's housing market is sustainable.

Historic $10 Bill Unveiled To Celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday

CP | Terry Pedwell, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.08.2017 | Canada Business

It is just the fourth time in Canada's history that a special, commemorative bank note has been produced.

Stephen Poloz Says Four Words, And The Loonie Loses A Cent U.S.

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2017 | Canada Business

Currency markets panic easily.

'Consequences' For Canada If Trump Goes Protectionist: BoC

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2017 | Canada Business

Latest economic outlook "subject to considerable uncertainty" because no one knows what Trump will do.

Canada's Job Outlook Hasn't Been This Good Since Before Oil Crashed

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.09.2017 | Canada Business

Businesses are the most optimistic they've been in years about hiring.

Don't Want More Debt? You 'Don't Live In Real World,' Clark Says

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 12.20.2016 | Canada British Columbia

If a bank can trust a lender, so can the government, she said.

These Heat Maps Show Canadians Piling On Debt At Frightening Pace

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.15.2016 | Canada Business

The Bank of Canada has started using visual aids to scare people off of borrowing more.

'Canada's Rosa Parks' Unveiled As 1st Canadian Woman On A Banknote

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.08.2016 | Canada Business

"She represents courage, strength and determination."

One Of These Women Will Be On Canada's Next Banknote

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.24.2016 | Canada Business

Bank of Canada whittles options down to five.

Trumponomics Will Send Loonie Down To 70 Cents U.S.: Forecast

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.23.2016 | Canada Business

Traders are loving the U.S. dollar right now.

BoC Chief: Don't Sweat Deficits, Canada Can Handle It

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.24.2016 | Canada Business

Spending more on infrastructure would boost Canada's economy, Poloz argues.

Canada's Economy Will Grow Slower Due To Housing, Exports: BoC

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.19.2016 | Canada Business

"Zero appetite" for interest rate hikes at the Bank of Canada.

Even A Small Rate Hike Could Be Trouble For 1 Million Canadians

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.13.2016 | Canada Business

How long can super-low interest rates last?

Bank Of Canada Predicts 'Substantial Rebound' For Economy

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.07.2016 | Canada Business

Bank has "zero appetite for rate hikes."

Canadian Economy Shows Worst Performance Since Financial Crisis

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Business

Economists had expected a drop of 1.5 per cent in the second quarter, according to Thomson Reuters.

Economy Shrank In Second Quarter, Bank Of Canada Says

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.13.2016 | Canada Business

Bank leaves key lending rate unchanged.

Canadian Economy Largely Immune From Negative Effects Of Brexit

Yves Guillaume A. Messy | Posted 07.06.2016 | Canada Business
Yves Guillaume A. Messy

In a world of financial and economic inter-connectedness it would be foolish to suggest that there won't be any knock-on effects from the hitherto number four largest economy worldwide in its political convulsions, but from this particular writer's standpoint, Canada's economy is sailing safely going forward.

1 Sign That Canada Still Hasn't Recovered From Oil Price Shock

CP | Andy Blatchford | Posted 07.04.2016 | Canada Business

"We're not out of the woods yet."

New City-Specific Housing Policies Could Hit Canada's Hottest Markets

YPNextHome | Posted 07.04.2016 | Canada Business

When Canadians return from celebrating the Canada Day long weekend, they can expect early July to be hot with discussion of potential changes in mortgage regulations and housing policy. Again. Only this time, the changes could have some real teeth to them.

Brexit Is ‘Kryptonite For The Canadian Dollar'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.29.2016 | Canada Business

But it could be good news for mortgage borrowers.

Canadians Have 'Right To Be Optimistic' About Economy: BoC

CP | Andy Blatchford | Posted 06.15.2016 | Canada Business

"There's a resilience and flexibility among Canadians that gives me confidence..."

Don't Let Real Estate FOMO Set You Up For An Ugly Bankruptcy

Douglas Hoyes | Posted 06.15.2016 | Canada Business
Douglas Hoyes

Real estate agents can talk about the upside of buying right now, but they don't explain the downside of carrying massive debt. Yes, you may build some equity if you purchase a home, but if you've mortgaged 90 per cent of it, very little of your payments in your first five to 10 years will go towards repaying principal.

Bank Of Canada Issues Harshest Warning Yet On House Prices

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2016 | Canada Business

The BoC is starting to sound really worried.

Bank Of Canada Says Wildfires Did A Number On Economy

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.25.2016 | Canada Business

But a big rebound is expected for later this year.

Liberals' Deficit Won't Be As Big As They Say: PBO

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.20.2017 | Canada Business

The PBO is more optimistic about economic growth than the Liberals.