Canadian consumer prices

Markets Remain Rattled by Concerns over the Political Direction of the United States

August 18, 2017

The dollar lost 0.5% overnight against the yen, loonie, kiwi and Aussie dollar. The greenback also dipped 0.1% versus the euro, Swissy, yuan and sterling. Japan’s Nikkei dropped 1.2% or 232 points overnight. In other selected markets around the Pacific Rim, stocks lost 1.0% in Hong Kong, 0.9% in India, 0.6% in Australia and 0.5% […] More

Hopeful Week Ending on Cautious Note

January 20, 2012

A dip in risk appetite can be seen in rise of dollar and lower commodities and European equities.  The German Dax and Paris Cac have fallen 0.5% and 0.6% from multi-month highs.  The dollar has advanced 0.4% against the euro and Swiss franc and is up 0.2% against the Australian and Canadian dollars as well […] More

Subdued Canadian Inflation

September 21, 2010

Canadian CPI inflation slid a tenth to 1.7% last month and has been lower than the 2.0% target since December 2008.  Between August 2009 and August 2010, energy prices advanced 5.0% and all other consumer prices went up 1.4%.  Core inflation stood at 1.6% in August, same as in July, but the core index only […] More