Archive for April 13th, 2011

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Bank of Canada Monetary Policy Report: Highlights and Inferences

April 13, 2011

The main finding of the new central bank quarterly report is the re-estimation of excess supply in the Canadian economy.  Officials believe that actual real GDP in the first quarter of 2011 was about 1.0% lower than potential level of GDP if the economy had been operating at full capacity.  The new forecast signifies less […] More

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Stocks Regroup as Markets Await Obama’s Budget Speech

April 13, 2011

Equities advanced 2.3% in India, 1.4% in China, 1.6% in South Korea, 0.9% in Japan, 1.1% in Singapore, 0.7% in Hong Kong and 0.6% in Taiwan and Malaysia.  In Europe, the German Dax, British Ftse, and Paris Cac have recovered 1.1%, 0.9% and 0.8%. The improved tone of stocks after losses earlier this week occurred […] More