Economic Indicators

Canada’s inflation rate falls to 2.7% in April, driving up odds of June rate cut

The slowdown from 2.9% in March was led by food prices, services and durable goods

By Nojoud Al Mallees, The Canadian Press |May 21, 2024

3 min read

Mortgages, credit cards drive debt higher

Household debt levels rise in March, StatsCan reports

By James Langton |May 17, 2024

1 min read

Canadian investors pile into foreign equities

Portfolio outflows reach record levels in March, first quarter, StatsCan says

By James Langton |May 17, 2024

1 min read

China rolls out new measures to fix property crisis

The central bank said it will reduce the minimum down payment for mortgages

By Elaine Kurtenbach |May 17, 2024

4 min read