Sunday, December 15, 2019

Bank of Canada: Rate Hike July 2017

For the first time in 7 years, the Bank of Canada has chosen to raise the overnight rate target from 0.5% to 0.75%....

Economic Outlook on the U.S and Global Economy in 2019

An Article Written by Zuleykha Gasinova As we progress to the last month of 2018, economists and various well-known financial agencies have released their forecasts...

William Nordhaus and the Economics of Climate Change

The 2018 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics was awarded to two American Economists, Paul Romer and William Nordhaus, for their work on economic growth...

The Rising U.S 10-Year Treasury Yields

Today the market saw the yield on U.S 10-year treasury notes hit its highest point in 2016 and settle at around 2.23% according to the...

Bank of Canada Interest Rate Decision this Wednesday

On Wednesday, 18 January 2017, the Bank of Canada will be announcing their overnight target rate decision and release the quarterly MPR (Monetary Policy...

The Federal Reserve decision on interest rates

This Wednesday, the Federal Reserve announced that they will not be increasing the federal funds rate at this time. The Federal Reserve downgraded the...