Friday, February 23, 2018

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...

Unemployment Rates Fall in Canada and U.S

July’s labour market figures in Canada show a healthy situation with unemployment rate falling to 6.3%, a decrease of 0.2%, according to Statistics Canada....

IMF has Positive Outlook for Canada’s Economy in 2017

Last Monday, the IMF improved the outlook for the Canadian Economy - which will be welcome news after a sluggish period since late...

Thaler’s Nobel Prize Winning Work in Behavioural Economics

It’s one of two major assumptions in economics, and taught within the first week in most 101 classes: rationality. How do we define rationality?...

Bank of Canada Interest Rate Release

On April 12, 2017, the Bank of Canada announced its policy to maintain the overnight interest rate target at a steady 0.5 percent. There...