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  • Dow falls more than 400 points, Treasury yields jump after strong inflation data: Live updates

    Stocks tanked on Wednesday after March inflation data came in hotter than expected, likely pushing off interest rate cuts by the Federal Reserve that investors have been anticipating. The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped […] This post is only available to members. If you are already a member then cleck here to Login log in

  • China says economy ‘stable,’ rejects Fitch Ratings downgrade of its fiscal outlook

    China’s Finance Ministry denounced a report by Fitch Ratings that kept its sovereign debt rated at A+ but downgraded its outlook to negative, saying Wednesday that China’s deficit is at […] This post is only available to members. If you are already a member then cleck here to Login log in

  • Bank of Canada seen keeping rates on hold

     The Bank of Canada (BoC) is expected to hold its key overnight rate steady on Wednesday, with economists and analysts hoping to get some direction on the timing of its […] This post is only available to members. If you are already a member then cleck here to Login log in

  • Calendar: April 8 – April 12

    Monday April 8 China foreign reserves, aggregate yuan financing and new yuan loans Japan real cash earnings Germany industrial production and trade surplus — Tuesday April 9 Japan machine tool […] This post is only available to members. If you are already a member then cleck here to Login log in

  • Canadian Tire says no to executive bonuses, but yes to a big dividend

    You have to give Canadian Tire Corp. Ltd. CTC-T -5.91%decrease some credit when the retailer’s board this week decided to award no cash bonuses to its top executives for 2023. As a statement, this one […] This post is only available to members. If you are already a member then cleck here to Login log in

  • Canada’s unemployment rate jumps to 6.1% as job creation stalls

    Canada’s labour market stumbled in March as the unemployment rate jumped above 6 per cent for the first time in more than two years, the latest sign of a weakening […] This post is only available to members. If you are already a member then cleck here to Login log in

  • Statistics Canada says trade surplus up in February as gold exports hit record high

    Canada’s merchandise trade surplus increased to $1.4 billion in February as exports of gold hit an all-time high, Statistics Canada said Thursday. The agency said the result compared with a […] This post is only available to members. If you are already a member then cleck here to Login log in

  • U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Rise More Than Expected

    Published: 4/4/2024 8:36 AM ET |  A day ahead of the release of the more closely watched monthly jobs report, the Labor Department released a report on Thursday showing first-time claims for […] This post is only available to members. If you are already a member then cleck here to Login log in

  • Gold Dips From Record High

    Published: 4/4/2024 5:57 AM ET |  Gold prices dipped slightly on Thursday, after having surpassed $2300 for the first time ever on the back of a weaker dollar and falling Treasury yields. […] This post is only available to members. If you are already a member then cleck here to Login log in