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Economic

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

What to expect from the Fed in 2019

Effects for clients as interest rates rise

Why to expect a ‘dovish hike’ from BoC

More Economic

U.S. industrial production dipped 0.1% in May

China responds swiftly to U.S. tariffs on $50B in imports

Equities contribute to decline in Canadians’ wealth in Q1

ECB to begin phase out of stimulus program

Fed raises key rate, signals 4 rate hikes this year

How inflation data weigh on central banks

U.S. consumer prices up 0.2% in May, 2.8% annually

CPPIB approached to be involved in Trans Mountain: CEO

What’s in store for Canada’s condo market

Canada-U.S. trade battle intensified during G7 summit