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Household debt growing in Ontario: watchdog

Ontario’s Financial Accountability Office warns of risks for the economy

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TSX down, Wall Street up

New York markets reach record highs amid progress on U.S. government shutdown

Global bank regulation passes peak: Fitch

The outlook for global bank regulation is stable

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“Fear of missing out” driving demand for ICOs

There’s often no business reason for many of the tokens being issued in these deals, new EY report finds

Advisors want more from ETF providers

Almost four in 10 Canadian advisors expect to increase their usage of ETFs within the next 12 months

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IMF raises outlook for Canadian economy

The update for Canada came as the IMF also increased its outlook for global economic growth

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Wholesale sales up 0.7% in November

The food, beverage and tobacco subsector led the increase

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Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world this week

StatsCan releases November data

Advisors remain bullish on equities

Sentiment on Canada’s developing cannabis industry is increasing significantly

  • By: Leah Golob
  • January 19, 2018 January 21, 2018
  • 10:40

Energy and metals weigh on TSX

Wall St. pulls back; loonie slides lower

Banks raise prime lending rate to 3.45%

The hikes follow a move by the Bank of Canada to boost its key short-term rate

Loonie recovers following dovish interest rate hike

Dow soars past 26,000

Bank of Canada raises key rate target

The central bank's target for the overnight rate now sits at 1.25%

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Strong economy paves way for leaders to tackle risks: report

The greatest risk, according to the World Economic Forum report, is the environment

Bank of Canada to make interest rate decision amid strong economic environment

Many economists expect the central bank to raise the overnight rate by 25 basis points to 1.25%

Resource stocks weigh on TSX

U.S. markets reverse earlier gains

Improved economy, tax changes set to give feds a budgetary boost

Forecasters are expecting the federal budget to show smaller deficit

TMX introduces changes to market maker fees

The changes aim to promote market making in less liquid securities

Ontario to invest $60 million in venture capital

OCGC will invest funds focused on information and communications technology, cleantech and life sciences

  • By: IE Staff
  • January 16, 2018 January 16, 2018
  • 14:30

Economic growth fuels business investment intentions: BDC

Business owners expect to increase their investments by 3% this year to $140.5 billion

FPSC, IQPF issue updated guidelines for financial planners

TSX, TSXV market cap hit new record in 2017

The exchanges welcomed 127 new corporate listings and more than 100 new ETFs

Health care sector and commodity prices boost TSX

Loonie advances; U.S. markets closed

Canadian home sales, average prices up in December: CREA

Interest rate hike, new mortgage rules may trigger real estate market slowdown

TSX posts modest gain

U.S. markets reach record highs for second consecutive day