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Friday February 21, 2020

Dollar is strengthening 'to the detriment of the world,' strategist says

Tim Graf, head of macro strategy EMEA at State Street, discusses how the U.S. dollar is moving in response to China's coronavirus outbreak.

Wednesday February 19, 2020

Wouldn't be surprised to see a pause in US markets, strategist says

James Gerrish, portfolio manager at Shaw and Partners, outlines why both gold and the dollar are rising in value.

Friday February 14, 2020

The dollar will continue to appreciate against the euro and Japanese yen: Nomura

Investors and asset managers have a "huge appetite" for risk at the moment, says Stuart Oakley of Nomura.

Friday February 14, 2020

Taiwan could weather coronavirus better than other economies, says ANZ analyst

Khoon Goh from ANZ Bank says activity could be shifted to Taiwan, as the fallout from the coronavirus outbreak continues.

Markets & Economics

Friday February 21, 2020

Fed's Bostic says 'we won't have to do anything' on rates, despite market expectations

Despite market expectations for up to two cuts this year, Bostic said that unles...

Friday February 21, 2020

The Federal Reserve thinks low rates have had only a 'modest' impact on stock market prices

That's contrary to the conventional Street wisdom which ties the low rates and m...

Friday February 21, 2020

Deere rises after tractor-maker reports better-than-expected earnings, says farming stabilizing

Deere beat earnings and revenue expectations for its fiscal first quarter....

Friday February 21, 2020

Expectations for a rate cut will fade as coronavirus fear eases, Fed's James Bullard says

Central bank officials have indicated that they are content to keep policy on ho...

Canadian Business

Sunday - Feb 23, 2020

Teck withdraws application for Frontier oilsands m...

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Vancouver-based Teck Resources has withdrawn its application to build a massive oilsands project in northern Alberta.

Sunday - Feb 23, 2020

Counterfeit crackdown; cannabis costs: CBC's Marke...

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CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need from the week.

Saturday - Feb 22, 2020

Pandemic bonds were supposed to fund the cost of f...

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A fund set up by the World Bank three years ago to help fight infectious diseases has done more to rack up fees for bankers and investors than it has to help doctors battle outbreaks, say some critics.

Saturday - Feb 22, 2020

Ban on heavy fuel oil full of holes, environmental...

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The World Wildlife Fund has criticised the ban, which allows Arctic nations to exempt their own ships for up to five years.

Friday - Feb 21, 2020

Teck Resources warns of $1.13B charge if Frontier ...!/cpImage/httpImage/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/16x9_780/fort-chipewyan.jpg

Teck Resources Ltd. says it will take an impairment charge of about $1.13 billion if the federal government decides not to approve its Frontier oilsands mining project.

Friday - Feb 21, 2020

RBC hikes dividend after surprise profit increase ...

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Royal Bank of Canada raised its dividend as it reported a first-quarter profit of $3.5 billion.