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CIBC on the housing and the Canadian Consumer; Bank of Canada speech; Other noteworthy news stories

CIBC on housing and the Canadian consumer Just a week after Scotia Economics released a report suggesting that Canadian consumers are “tapped out”, CIBC economics has released an interesting report that contains some similar themes. Some highlights: This suggests that … Continue reading

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CPI surprises to the downside; Consumer confidence erodes; End of the bond sell-off?

Inflation, where is thy sting? In more signs that a Bank of Canada rate hike is likely not in the cards for some time, Canadian CPI readings came in lower than expected for the month of November. You’ll recall that … Continue reading

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New Conference Board of Canada report

Conference Board connects the dots… The economic headwinds lined up against the Canadian economy have often been discussed on this humble blog.  It was with great interest that I read a new report by the Conference Board of Canada which … Continue reading

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