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Economic

China reports 6.9% growth in 2017 on strong retail sales, exports

What happens if bonds become more appealing than stocks?

Get ready for more volatility

Lawsuit alleges Canadian banks manipulated benchmark rate

More Economic

Flaherty rules out further stimulus

Global economy to strengthen

RBC: Economic confidence drops

Feds scale back EI hikes, table economic bill

Slow growth the new reality: analysts

Economic malaise saps consumer confidence

World split on stimulus spending

Home ownership costs to ease: RBC

Experts: Canadian recovery to be slow, steady

China: The red hot market

CIBC: Recession hangover gutting growth

Toronto, Hamilton lead cities in growth

Flaherty: Election would jeopardize recovery

Slow recovery to hold rates down: Desjardins

Fresh data cast doubt on U.S. recovery