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How trade tariffs could affect U.S. inflation, Fed

U.K. rate hike in doubt after weak inflation figures

Finding balance amid worldwide QE slowdown

U.S. housing starts tumble 12% in June

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Snapshot: U.S. economic data

Snapshot: Canadian economic data

Powell expects more rate hikes in upbeat outlook on economy

U.S. retail sales in June point to consumer optimism

What to expect from the Fed in 2019

Exporters more confident, despite impact of NAFTA talks: EDC

Effects for clients as interest rates rise

U.S. inflation, at 2.9% in June, may be tamer than it looks

BoC raises key rate, says existing tariffs to have modest impact

Why to expect a ‘dovish hike’ from BoC

Expect rising home prices in second half of 2018: Royal LePage

Boris Johnson quits as UK’s May faces mounting Brexit crisis

Shock resignations won’t stall Brexit talks, say Britain, EU

What might cause trade tensions to ease