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Zero Hedge
October 19Canada's cities as "progressive, confident and natural homes" for the company.
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 hours ago
Canada's cities as "progressive, confident and natural homes" for the company. bit.ly/2gnJk3X ** Share price of the Royal Bank of Canada, the country's largest corporation with a market cap of C$145 billion ($116 billion), reached a milestone and... Read more
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Reuters
Canada's Trudeau defends finance minister amid ethics questionsimportant,” Chandler said, adding markets are more worried about the possible d
Reuters / Posted yesterday
important,” Chandler said, adding markets are more worried about the possible demise of NAFTA and future rate hikes by the Bank of Canada than the tempest over Morneau. Morneau is expected to provide a fall fiscal update soon, possibly as early as... Read more
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Fortune
Ethereum Founder: Central Banks Far From Digital Currencyfrom banks to retailers to diamond merchants as a way to track assets and recor
Fortune / Posted yesterday
from banks to retailers to diamond merchants as a way to track assets and record transactions. Central banks like the Bank of Canada and the Bank of Japan are also among those conducting experiments with blockchain. This has led to speculation... Read more
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CTV News
Banking regulator's revised guidelines include financial stress test on buyersof the greater of the contractual mortgage rate plus two percentage points or t
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
of the greater of the contractual mortgage rate plus two percentage points or the five-year benchmark rate published by the Bank of Canada. An existing stress test requires those with insured mortgages to qualify at the Bank of Canada benchmark... Read more
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Business Standard India
Airbus deal with Bombardier Inc will resolve Boeing trade row: Analystsnow having a U.S. domestic production line, the issue around the Boeing trade c
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
now having a U.S. domestic production line, the issue around the Boeing trade complaint will be moot," analysts at National Bank of Canada said. Locked in a separate 13-year trade dispute with Airbus, Boeing called the sale a "questionable deal"... Read more
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CBC.ca
New mortgage rules will require a financial stress test for uninsured borrowers starting in 2018ensuring the borrower would be able to pay the loan if interest rates become hi
CBC.ca / Posted 2 days ago
ensuring the borrower would be able to pay the loan if interest rates become higher than they are today. According to the Bank of Canada, the big banks currently have an average five-year posted mortgage rate of 4.89 per cent. But it's not... Read more
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Reuters
Airbus deal may quash Bombardier dispute, challenge Boeing: analystsnow having a U.S. domestic production line, the issue around the Boeing trade c
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
now having a U.S. domestic production line, the issue around the Boeing trade complaint will be moot,” analysts at National Bank of Canada said. Locked in a separate 13-year trade dispute with Airbus, Boeing called the sale a “questionable deal”... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Simplify earnings reports, GE toldmore clarity to its balance sheet. "They have to fix the quality of earnings,"
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
more clarity to its balance sheet. "They have to fix the quality of earnings," said Deane Dray, an analyst with Royal Bank of Canada Capital Markets. "People are beginning to question what is in GE's adjusted earnings and what should it be.... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
The key takeaways from today's RBA meeting minutesthe RBA is not in any rush to lift interest rates like other major central bank
Business Insider Australia / Posted 2 days ago
the RBA is not in any rush to lift interest rates like other major central banks such as the US Federal Reserve and Bank of Canada, pointing out that these central banks eased policy significantly further than the RBA in the post GFC... Read more
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Canberra Times
Rising Rio leads mining surge on the ASXin NSW, outside of the existing mineral resource. In the wake of the report an
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
in NSW, outside of the existing mineral resource. In the wake of the report analysts from Macquarie Securities and Royal Bank of Canada released positive assessments of Evolution's performance. "Evolution's first-quarter fiscal 2018 production... Read more
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Summerland Review
Cost of housing continues to skyrocket in South Okanagandespite tighter mortgage restrictions from the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Co
Summerland Review / Posted 3 days ago
despite tighter mortgage restrictions from the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation and hiked interest rates from the Bank of Canada. By the end of September, 2,073 sales have seen $955 million trade hands in the South Okanagan, $105 million... Read more
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Similkameen Spotlight
Cost of housing continues to skyrocket in South Okanagandespite tighter mortgage restrictions from the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Co
Similkameen Spotlight / Posted 3 days ago
despite tighter mortgage restrictions from the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation and hiked interest rates from the Bank of Canada. By the end of September, 2,073 sales have seen $955 million trade hands in the South Okanagan, $105 million... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Cost of housing continues to skyrocket in South Okanagandespite tighter mortgage restrictions from the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Co
Penticton Western News / Posted 3 days ago
despite tighter mortgage restrictions from the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation and hiked interest rates from the Bank of Canada. By the end of September, 2,073 sales have seen $955 million trade hands in the South Okanagan, $105 million... Read more
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Keremeos Review
Cost of housing continues to skyrocket in South Okanagandespite tighter mortgage restrictions from the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Co
Keremeos Review / Posted 3 days ago
despite tighter mortgage restrictions from the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation and hiked interest rates from the Bank of Canada. By the end of September, 2,073 sales have seen $955 million trade hands in the South Okanagan, $105 million... Read more
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CTV News
Business sentiment moderates from strong summer high: Bank of Canada pollOTTAWA -- The Bank of Canada says business sentiment is showing signs of taperi
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
OTTAWA -- The Bank of Canada says business sentiment is showing signs of tapering off following the stronger expectations companies held about the future three months ago. However, the central bank says its quarterly survey of companies still... Read more
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Computer Business Review
JPMorgan taps blockchain for new payments networkGiant of finance is working alongside the likes of New Zealand Banking Group an
Computer Business Review / Posted 3 days ago
Giant of finance is working alongside the likes of New Zealand Banking Group and Royal Bank of Canada. JPMorgan has announced the launch of a new payment processing network that will be centred upon blockchain technology. Enhanced efficiency and... Read more
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WA Today
Rising Rio leads mining surge on the ASXin NSW, outside of the existing mineral resource. In the wake of the report an
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
in NSW, outside of the existing mineral resource. In the wake of the report analysts from Macquarie Securities and Royal Bank of Canada released positive assessments of Evolution's performance. "Evolution's first-quarter fiscal 2018 production... Read more
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The Age
Rising Rio leads mining surge on the ASXin NSW, outside of the existing mineral resource. In the wake of the report an
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
in NSW, outside of the existing mineral resource. In the wake of the report analysts from Macquarie Securities and Royal Bank of Canada released positive assessments of Evolution's performance. "Evolution's first-quarter fiscal 2018 production... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Rising Rio leads mining surge on the ASXin NSW, outside of the existing mineral resource. In the wake of the report an
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
in NSW, outside of the existing mineral resource. In the wake of the report analysts from Macquarie Securities and Royal Bank of Canada released positive assessments of Evolution's performance. "Evolution's first-quarter fiscal 2018 production... Read more
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Reuters
JPMorgan launches payments network using blockchain technology& Co said on Monday it launched a new payment processing network that uses bloc
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
& Co said on Monday it launched a new payment processing network that uses blockchain technology, in partnership with Royal Bank of Canada and Australia and New Zealand Banking Group. Blockchain, a shared ledger of transactions maintained by a... Read more
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CTV News
As U.S. shocks with NAFTA demands, others ask: What does Trump want?coupled with homeowners' concerns about possible interest hikes, are acting as
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
coupled with homeowners' concerns about possible interest hikes, are acting as drags on an otherwise strong economy, the Bank of Canada governor said last weekend. "These are sources of angst," Stephen Poloz told reporters. He said it's hard to... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Margetts Meat Market named business of the yearaward. Creatively Courtney owner Courtney Vreeman won the home-based business
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
award. Creatively Courtney owner Courtney Vreeman won the home-based business award, sponsored by the Business Development Bank of Canada, coming up against six other nominations. For the customer service award , sponsored by the Williams Lake and... Read more
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CTV News
U.S. proposes de-fanging NAFTA enforcement systemsmake good on his threat to cancel NAFTA, and either end NAFTA or force the othe
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
make good on his threat to cancel NAFTA, and either end NAFTA or force the other countries back to the table in panic. The Bank of Canada governor said the uncertainty over NAFTA remains a drag on the economy. Stephen Poloz said it's hard to... Read more
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CTV News
U.S. proposes de-fanging NAFTA's enforcement systemsmake good on his threat to cancel NAFTA, and either end NAFTA or force the othe
CTV News / Posted 5 days ago
make good on his threat to cancel NAFTA, and either end NAFTA or force the other countries back to the table in panic. The Bank of Canada governor said the uncertainty over NAFTA remains a drag on the economy. Stephen Poloz said it's hard to... Read more
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Reuters
Global policymakers grapple with half-baked recovery short of wage growthSo for the people with their feet in the freezer, that doesn’t resonate with th
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
So for the people with their feet in the freezer, that doesn’t resonate with them if you say everything’s on track,” said Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin arrives at IMF Governors family photo during... Read more
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Reuters
BoC's Poloz says Canada growth to slow down in second halfslow down in the second half of 2017 as the economy starts to approach full cap
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
slow down in the second half of 2017 as the economy starts to approach full capacity in the wake of a prolonged oil shock, Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz said on Saturday. Poloz also said that although the economy as a whole had bounced... Read more
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Reuters
BoC's Poloz says Canada growth to slow down in second half of 2017slow down in the second half of 2017 as the economy starts to approach full cap
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
slow down in the second half of 2017 as the economy starts to approach full capacity in the wake of a prolonged oil shock, Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz said on Saturday. Poloz also said that although the economy as a whole had bounced... Read more
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Zero Hedge
World Stocks Hit 4th Consecutive Record High, Bonds Rise On ECB QE Reportmay offer grounds for compromise, they said. “For the ECB, duration of the pro
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
may offer grounds for compromise, they said. “For the ECB, duration of the program should trump monthly purchases,” Royal Bank of Canada economists including Sam Hill said in a client note. “This should anchor front-end rates firmly, through the... Read more
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EuroNews
Global central banks can copy Canada as bubbles inflateBy Fergal Smith TORONTO (Reuters) – Global central banks, which fret about high
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
By Fergal Smith TORONTO (Reuters) – Global central banks, which fret about high asset prices, could take a page from the Bank of Canada which is helping cool an overheated housing market by raising interest rates even as inflation undershoots its 2... Read more
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Business Insider
The Fed is worried that it won't achieve one of its key objectives for a whileled by the strengthening of the euro and the Chinese renminbi. The Canadian dol
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
led by the strengthening of the euro and the Chinese renminbi. The Canadian dollar appreciated following a rate hike by the Bank of Canada at its September meeting that came sooner than market participants expected. Similarly, sterling appreciated... Read more
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CTV News
Proposed mortgage stress test unnecessary and harmful: Fraser Institutetest, OSFI could use its existing powers to fix what it believes are deficienci
CTV News / Posted 8 days ago
test, OSFI could use its existing powers to fix what it believes are deficiencies in policies and procedures. The Bank of Canada has raised its key interest rate target by a quarter of a percentage point twice this year. The increases... Read more
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New Kerala
Canadian Business Growth Fund Announces Chief Executive Officer and Independent Chair - newkerala news #279353upon both demand for investment and the fund's performance. Initial participant
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
upon both demand for investment and the fund's performance. Initial participants include: BMO Financial Group, CIBC, Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank, The Toronto-Dominion Bank, Manulife, Sun Life Financial, Great-West Life, National Bank of... Read more
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Market Watch
German finance minister warns liquidity, debt could spark next crisisbeen an outspoken enemy of the European Central Bank’s low interest-rate policy
Market Watch / Posted 10 days ago
been an outspoken enemy of the European Central Bank’s low interest-rate policy. The Federal Reserve, Bank of England and Bank of Canada are all at various stages of rolling back their bond-buying programs. The euro EURUSD, +0.1790% has... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Which former Great British Bake Off winner outran Chris Evans and Ben Fogle?10 years since the event started. As well as winding through the capital's his
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
10 years since the event started. As well as winding through the capital's historic parks, the race, sponsored by Royal Bank Of Canada, saw competitors take in some of London’s key landmarks like Buckingham Palace, Trafalgar Square, Royal Albert... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Affordable Housing to Be Built at BART’s Coliseum Station$10 million from the State Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities progr
NBC Bay Area / Posted 12 days ago
$10 million from the State Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities program, $9.7 million in tax credit equity from the Royal Bank of Canada and $2.5 million from Alameda County. Published 15 minutes ago | Updated at 2:36 PM PDT on Jul 28, 2... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Ground broken on affordable housing at BART's Coliseum stationsubordinate debt from the Commonwealth Multi-Family Housing Corp., $10 million
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
subordinate debt from the Commonwealth Multi-Family Housing Corp., $10 million from the State Affordable Housing and Sustainable Communities program, $9.7 million in tax credit equity from the Royal Bank of Canada and $2.5 million from Alameda Coun... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Greater Sudbury adds jobs in Septemberbinge that's made the country's economy the fastest growing in the Group of Sev
The Sudbury Star / Posted 12 days ago
binge that's made the country's economy the fastest growing in the Group of Seven. Friday's report will strengthen the Bank of Canada's confidence the economy is quickly running up against capacity, validating the two interest-rate increases... Read more
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CBC.ca
Housing affordability set to get even worse next year, big banks warnfall in the latter camp, and their standard, five-year fixed-rate mortgage shou
CBC.ca / Posted 13 days ago
fall in the latter camp, and their standard, five-year fixed-rate mortgage should offer them some protection now that the Bank of Canada seems to have entered into a rate-raising cycle. "As a result, rising borrowing costs feed through only... Read more
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Reuters
Canadian dollar to hold ground awaiting clarity on ratesis expected to hold its ground over the next month as economic growth moderates
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
is expected to hold its ground over the next month as economic growth moderates and the market awaits guidance from the Bank of Canada on the interest rate outlook after two rate hikes this year, a Reuters poll showed. The poll of more than 40... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
RBA RATE CUTS ARE STILL ON THE TABLEis picking up, along with strong economic conditions abroad and monetary policy
Business Insider Australia / Posted 13 days ago
is picking up, along with strong economic conditions abroad and monetary policy tightening from the US Federal Reserve and Bank of Canada, has seen talk of rate hikes go from a whisper to a roar. Markets have priced in a rate hike by the end of... Read more
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New Kerala
Housing affordability relief still elusive in Canada in the second quarter as ownership costs continued to rise in Toronto: RBC Economics - newkerala news #277818Craig Wright. "After back-to-back increases to interest rates in June and Septe
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
Craig Wright. "After back-to-back increases to interest rates in June and September, there are indications that the Bank of Canada will likely make one more before the year's end and three more times in 2018 for a total increase of 100 basis... Read more
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Market Watch
Why a short-seller’s big blitz on a tech darling creates a buying opportunitystock just experienced quite a pause in its runup, and it’s the subject of our
Market Watch / Posted 14 days ago
stock just experienced quite a pause in its runup, and it’s the subject of our call of the day, which comes from National Bank of Canada’s analysts. But the bullish analysts from Up North say the stock’s drop will “open a window for longer-term... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Canada has hiked again - will the RBA follow?The Bank of Canada's second rate hike in three months may provide the blueprint
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
The Bank of Canada's second rate hike in three months may provide the blueprint for monetary policy tightening in an era of stubbornly low inflation. Two rate hikes in three months and no sign of inflationary pressures in sight. The Bank of... Read more
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Reuters
Toronto home sales fall again, prices down 15.5 percent from peakpercent from a year earlier, while active listings were up 69.0 percent as prop
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
percent from a year earlier, while active listings were up 69.0 percent as properties sit on the market for longer. The Bank of Canada has begun what most analysts believe will be a gradual process of raising interest rates from near historic... Read more
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CBC.ca
How rising interest rates are squeezing homeownersGerry Concoran is bracing for Oct. 25. That's when the Bank of Canada will mak
CBC.ca / Posted 15 days ago
Gerry Concoran is bracing for Oct. 25. That's when the Bank of Canada will make its next interest rate announcement, on the heels of two consecutive rate hikes. Concoran said he can't afford a third. "A lot of us with variable rate mortgages are... Read more
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WA Today
ASX set to keep on a rollthose thinking that Philip Lowe would bring the RBA in the same hawkish line of
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
those thinking that Philip Lowe would bring the RBA in the same hawkish line of thought as we've recently heard from the Bank of Canada and the Bank of England. The highlight of the statement was the view that a strong Aussie Dollar remained an... Read more
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WA Today
Why the Australian dollar has further to fallbut we still think that the RBA is not going to be hiking at the same speed as
WA Today / Posted 16 days ago
but we still think that the RBA is not going to be hiking at the same speed as other central banks such as the Fed and the Bank of Canada." Indeed, Crownover says "unless there is some economic catastrophe in the US, the Fed is going to go [lift... Read more
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CBC.ca
Indigenous leaders meet with Trudeau, premiers to kick off first ministers meetingon the relationship with the U.S. following the third round of negotiations for
CBC.ca / Posted 16 days ago
on the relationship with the U.S. following the third round of negotiations for the new North American Free Trade Agreement. The premiers will also hear from Anil Arora, head of Statistics Canada, and Stephen Poloz, governor of the Bank of C... Read more
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The Age
Why the Australian dollar has further to fallbut we still think that the RBA is not going to be hiking at the same speed as
The Age / Posted 16 days ago
but we still think that the RBA is not going to be hiking at the same speed as other central banks such as the Fed and the Bank of Canada." Indeed, Crownover says "unless there is some economic catastrophe in the US, the Fed is going to go [lift... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Why the Australian dollar has further to fallbut we still think that the RBA is not going to be hiking at the same speed as
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
but we still think that the RBA is not going to be hiking at the same speed as other central banks such as the Fed and the Bank of Canada." Indeed, Crownover says "unless there is some economic catastrophe in the US, the Fed is going to go [lift... Read more
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