For 1st Time, A Canadian Bank Admits Toronto Has A Housing Bubble

For 1st Time, A Canadian Bank Admits Toronto Has A Housing Bubble

Daniel Tencer  02.15.2017
"Toronto and any city that is remotely within commuting distance are overheating, and perhaps dangerously so."
Wealthier Canadians Saving More While Others Raid RRSPs To Survive

Wealthier Canadians Saving More While Others Raid RRSPs To Survive

Daniel Tencer  02. 8.2017
One in five Canadians have withdrawn money from an RRSP to make ends meet.
Canadian Companies Can't Keep Up On Sustainability

Canadian Companies Can't Keep Up On Sustainability

Emma Paling  01.17.2017
Lax government policy may be to blame.
Bank Branches Are Disappearing Like Pay Phones (What's That?)

Bank Branches Are Disappearing Like Pay Phones (What's That?)

Emma Paling  01.11.2017
Online and mobile banking is overtaking the need for brick-and-mortar banks.
Canadian Banks' Condescending Ads Are Seriously Insulting

Canadian Banks' Condescending Ads Are Seriously Insulting

David Martin  01. 3.2017
Generally speaking, television advertisements seek to boost the viewer's ego by suggesting that he or she is a smart, savvy consumer. Recently,...
Uh Oh, Donald: Mexico Overtakes Canada As U.S. Trading Partner

Uh Oh, Donald: Mexico Overtakes Canada As U.S. Trading Partner

Daniel Tencer  12. 7.2016
Potentially bad news for Canada, worse news for Donald Trump.
This Chart Helps Explain Why Trump Happened In U.S. And Not Canada

This Chart Helps Explain Why Trump Happened In U.S. And Not Canada

Daniel Tencer  12. 6.2016
More than 7 million Americans have been force out of the workforce in the past 16 years.
Trumponomics Will Send Loonie Down To 70 Cents U.S.: Forecast

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

Daniel Tencer  11.23.2016
Traders are loving the U.S. dollar right now.
Food Prices Are Doing Something They Haven't Done In 17 Years

Food Prices Are Doing Something They Haven't Done In 17 Years

CP  11.18.2016
OTTAWA — Food prices in October posted their first year-over-year decline in nearly 17 years as the annual pace of inflation crept higher. Bank...
Big Canadian Banks' Largest Shareholders Are .. Each Other

Big Canadian Banks' Largest Shareholders Are .. Each Other

Daniel Tencer  11. 1.2016
Is there really just one big bank in Canada?
Calgary's Job Crisis Far Worse Than Other Oil Cities: BMO

Calgary's Job Crisis Far Worse Than Other Oil Cities: BMO

Daniel Tencer  10.12.2016
A lesson in the hazards of putting all your eggs in one economic basket.
$12M Settlement Approved In BMO Lawsuit Over Unpaid Overtime

$12M Settlement Approved In BMO Lawsuit Over Unpaid Overtime

CP  08.22.2016
The class-action lawsuit was on behalf of 1,800 investment advisers.
Housing Trouble To Replace Oil Crash As Source Of Canada's Woes

Housing Trouble To Replace Oil Crash As Source Of Canada's Woes

Daniel Tencer  07.29.2016
“Our ... concern now is that the housing bubble will burst before the year is out."