Economic Forecast Canada

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.

Canada Passed ‘Peak Optimism' This Week: TD Securities

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.05.2016 | Canada Business

The loonie at 80 cents U.S.? That was never going to last.

IMF Sees Worse Times Ahead For Canada

CP | David Paddon, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.12.2016 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The International Monetary Fund is lowering its economic growth projections for Canada and the world. Slowing growth in global oil export...

Oil Crash Cost $1,800 In Income For Every Canadian: BoC

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.30.2016 | Canada Business

It will take a few more years for Canada's economy to rebalance from the oil price shock.

Odds Of A Recession Uncomfortably High, Canadian Execs Say

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.15.2016 | Canada Business

Odds of a recession seen as much higher than just nine months ago.

Financial Vulnerabilities Creeping Higher, BoC Says

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.09.2016 | Canada Business

Leaves key lending rate unchanged at 0.5 per cent.

OECD Slashes Canadian, Global Forecasts, Calls For 'Urgent' Response

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.18.2016 | Canada Business

Governments should borrow while interest rates are low, OECD says.

Canada's Big Bank Economists Sound Nervous About 2016

CP | Peter Henderson, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.05.2016 | Canada Business

The last quarter of 2015 may have seen no growth at all.

PBO Hands Trudeau Bad News On Economy, Deficit, Housing

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.10.2015 | Canada Business

Economy to grow half as fast as earlier projected.

Trudeau 'Halo Effect' Sends Consumer Confidence To Highest Level This Year

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.26.2015 | Canada Business

There’s nothing like a democratic change of government to make people feel hopeful about the future, and last week’s Canadian election was no exce...

Liberal Win Will Boost Economy But Hurt The Rich, Bank Economists Say

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.22.2015 | Canada Business

Economists at some of Canada’s big banks are upgrading the country’s economic forecast in the wake of the Liberal Party’s sweeping victory in th...

Bad Economic News For Whoever Wins Canada's Election

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 10.15.2015 | Canada Business

Whoever wins Canada’s election on Monday will find themselves facing a business environment that’s gloomier than any seen since the Great Recessio...

This Is What TD Bank Says Is The Largest Risk To Canada's Economy

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.21.2015 | Canada Business

The largest risk to Canada’s economy isn't the slowdown in the oil industry, or the spectre of a housing bubble — it’s the world outside Canada ...

OECD Slashes Canada's Economic Outlook

CP | Posted 09.16.2015 | Canada Business

The OECD has lowered its estimate for Canada's economic growth this year to 1.1 per cent -- down 0.4 of a percentage point -- as weakened conditions i...

5 Reasons Not To Panic About Canada's Economy

CBC | Posted 08.28.2016 | Canada Business

A recent spate of frightening economic headlines paints a dire picture of the economy, but an examination of some basic gauges of Canadians' financia...

Data Doesn't Show A Canadian Recession, Economists Say

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.28.2015 | Canada Business

Canada’s economy shrank in the first four months of the year, but the evidence does not show a recession and it’s “too soon to declare a downtur...

IMF Slashes Forecast For Canadian, Global Economies

CP | Paul Wiseman, The Associated Press | Posted 07.09.2016 | Canada Business

WASHINGTON - The U.S. economy's stumble at the start of 2015 is dragging down the world's growth to the lowest level since the Great Recession, the In...

Canada 'Solid' Despite Everything, IMF Declares

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.14.2015 | Canada Business

The International Monetary Fund has lowered its outlook for Canadian economic growth.It describes Canada's recent performance as "solid" but says the ...

Bank Of Canada's Poloz Warns Of ‘Atrocious' Economic Growth

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.30.2015 | Canada Business

Stephen Poloz is warning that Canada’s economy could miss even scaled-back expectations in the early part of this year, and has hinted the bank coul...

Fear Of An Oil-Price ‘Contagion'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.29.2015 | Canada Business

‘Unbelievable’ decline in oil drilling could impact banks, construction Cost-cutting budgets in Alberta, Quebec will reduce economic growth ...

Falling Loonie Will Eat Up Your Gas Savings

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada Business

Canadians to save $800 on energy, dish out extra $600 on imports Unemployment to jump to 7 per cent Canadian consumers are seeing noticeably l...

OECD Slashes Economic Forecast For Canada

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.18.2015 | Canada Business

PARIS -- The OECD has reduced its 2015 and 2016 economic growth forecasts for Canada, citing the drag caused by a significant drop in prices for oil a...

Sunny Freeman

30% Chance Of Recession In Canada: Report | Sunny Freeman | Posted 02.06.2015 | Canada Business

At least one economist is ready not only to use the “R-word” but has also put a number on the risk of a recession happening. The odds of the e...

Canada To Be Among Hardest-Hit From Slowing Population Growth

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 01.19.2015 | Canada Business

The world's population won't grow as quickly over the next 50 years as it did over the past 50, and Canada will be among the losers in the new reality.

Sunny Freeman

The Biggest Risks To Canada's Economy In 2015 | Sunny Freeman | Posted 12.30.2014 | Canada Business

We welcome 2015 at a rather tumultuous time for the global economy — from falling oil prices to hacker threats against a movie studio, to a crucial ...