The latest local, global economic and financial news

Economic

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

More Economic

Weekly Pulse: Running Out of Time

U.S. debt drama: Financial experts still hopeful

Obama calls for action

Debt crisis portfolio outlook

Fund managers scrutinize default dilemma

Lower inflation hints at later rate hike

No movement in U.S. debt stalemate

Bank of Canada holds fast on rates

Carney bound by macro forces

Greek minister: ‘No danger of bankruptcy’

Who’s to blame for global inflation?

Jobs reports: A tale of two countries