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Bring The House Back Early And Give Canada Answers

How many times did we hear the media complain that the Conservatives used talk points all the time, often reading them from prepared scripts? We are now starting to see the Liberals doing the same thing. When asked about the need to get our downward spiraling economy moving, Trudeau's stock answer was, "We are going to do this right. We are going to do this responsibly." The only thing lacking was a piece of paper while he read the answer. For the party that promised to do things differently, it is much of the same. We haven't seen anything concrete to address the sinking dollar or get the economy moving.

Loonie, TSX End 2015 On A Weak Note

TORONTO — The Canadian dollar was holding steady as the Toronto Stock Exchange was set to begin the last trading day of 2015 much lower than it began the year. The loonie was at 72.07 cents U.S., up 0...

Loonie Hits 11-Year Low

TORONTO -- The Canadian dollar was trading near an 11-year low Thursday morning as Toronto and U.S. stock markets declined. Loonie was down 0.16 of a U.S. cent at 74.76 cents US shortly after North Am...

Should Canadians Be Worried About the Weak Loonie?

A weaker Canadian dollar poses a threat to imported inputs to Canada's production machine, and to future Canadian investments abroad. But the soaring U.S. dollar isn't the only currency in play. Movements in other currencies are less dramatic. Perhaps this is an opportunity to scan the globe both for inputs to our production process and for direct investment undertakings in less-traditional markets.

Lowest Since 2009

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar hit fresh, multi-year lows Friday as November's economic data came in worse than expected.The loonie finished well off early lows but still down 0.63 of a cent to 78.67 c...

Loonie Price Rises After GDP Update

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar edged higher Tuesday following the latest GDP figures that signalled that Canada's economy may be doing better than many believed. The loonie gained 0.05 a cent to 85.98...


The Canadian dollar plunged to 86 cents today in the wake of turmoil in oil and stock markets. The loonie was trading at a 5½-year low of 86.69 cents US. Oil prices seemed to pause in the steep desc...

Loonie Drops Like A Rock

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar fell three-quarter of a U.S. cent Friday to close at a fresh six-month low as Canadian trade data for August widely missed expectations and the greenback strengthened ami...

Loonie Hits 6-Month Low

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar was at its lowest level since March on Monday morning, while the greenback strengthened on speculation about when the U.S. Federal Reserve may start to raise interest rat...

Loonie, TSX, Apple Stock In Free Fall

TORONTO — North American markets delivered a "dose of reality'' to investors Thursday, as it pulled back sharply, led by declines in metals and financial stocks. The S&P/TSX composite index lost 227.5...

Lowest Loonie In 5 Years

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar continued to fall Thursday as the U.S. currency appreciated after the U.S. Federal Reserve suggested interest rates could be headed up sooner than thought.The loonie lost...

Free Fallin'

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar closed sharply lower Friday amid a big miss in expectations for Canadian job creation last month.The loonie fell 0.81 of a cent to 90.17 cents US as Statistics Canada rep...