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The Bank of Canada holds steady

Tiff Macklem is nothing if not a man of his word. Despite mounting pressures, the Bank of Canada (BoC) kept its promise and continued to hold steady on interest rates.

Interest rates may go low again, says the IMF

High interest rates are hurting wallets, but there may be an end in sight.

Cities are haunted by ghost offices

Canada’s downtown cores aren’t quite ghost towns, but their offices are eerily quiet.

Canada warns of clean energy subsidy war

Is it possible to have too much of a good thing? Ask us after a trip to all-you-can-eat-sushi, and we’ll say yes. Get top federal officials talking about clean energy funding, and these days they just might agree.

AI is coming for your paycheque

We’ve got good news and bad news. Good news: Advances in artificial intelligence (AI) promise to boost productivity and global GDP! Bad news: it could cost you your job.

The feds want Big Finance to pay up

From a green energy push to expanded dental care, the feds put forward ambitious but pricy goals in this year’s budget. They also made it clear who would help pay for it all.

The banking fallout hits global growth

Officials at both the US Federal Reserve and European Central Bank are warning about a potential lending squeeze resulting from the ongoing turmoil in the banking sector.

Canada has a zombie problem

You may not have anything to fear from infectious fungi, but Canada has a zombie problem nonetheless.

How’s your personal GDP looking?

Folks, it’s time to talk about Canada’s gross domestic profit as it relates to you.

Gotta risk money to make money

Let’s take a peek behind the curtain and into the exclusive world of private investments.