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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. consumer confidence rebounds in May

U.K. barely grew in Q1 at only 0.1%

U.S. durable goods orders fell in April, but business investment to rise

Fed on track to gradually hike rates: minutes

Dodd-Frank rollback to change rules on stress tests, mortgage loan data

What’s weighing on the loonie

PEI enjoying buoyant economy