The latest local, global economic and financial news

Economic

Annual inflation cools, but BoC core measure above 2%

More Economic

Small businesses rise as bankruptcies fall

Canada beats U.S. in income gains

U.S. equities hold promise: Laurentian Bank

Commodities rally continues

Obama address may boost Canadian firms

Economy dominates pre-budget debate

Are Canadians heeding debt warning?

UK, Germany face very different risks

East leads West in equity outlook

Europe faces uphill battle

Poll: Young Canadians not focused on retirement

IHS reviews global outlook

Bank of Canada holds the line

Flaherty tightens mortgage rules

“Debt diet” starts today