- Yellen`s Labor Market Dashboard Can the Fed Raise Rates?
- Foreign Exchange Market Insights
- Has the Canadian Dollar Hit Bottom Yet?
- Effects of Vancouver's Foreign Buyer Tax in Four Charts
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Yellen`s Labor Market Dashboard Can the Fed Raise Rates?
BLOOMBERG - Markets and Federal Reserve watchers alike are on edge ahead of the September Fed announcement. Fed Chair Janet Yellen has consulted what she called a "dashboard" of jobs data to gauge remaining slack in the labor market since the recession ended in mid-2009.
Foreign Exchange Market Insights
The Loonie has been range bound since the beginning of May, trading in a less than 4 cent window. This could all change in September with a highly anticipate Fed meeting on the 21st. For September and December, some analysts are pricing in chances of a rate hike as high as...
Has the Canadian Dollar Hit Bottom Yet?
Since May we have seen the steadiest Canadian dollar exchange rate in years, trading in less than a 4 cent range, leaving many wondering if the trend of a weakening Canadian dollar is bottoming out.