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August 27, 2020  

US economy plunged an annualized 31.7% in Q2

Previous worst quarterly drop since record-keeping began in 1947 was a 10% annualized loss in 1958.

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July 23, 2015  

Ontario cities continue their road to recovery in 2015

A weaker Canadian dollar and solid US economy will continue to drive stronger manufacturing activity.

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April 23, 2015  

US demand to fuel Canadian export growth in 2015

Industrial capacity constraints in the US will help global economic growth over the next two years, an EDC report says.

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February 3, 2014  

Pace of manufacturing growth slows: RBC

January RBC PMI reading was 51.7 on a seasonally adjusted basis, down from 53.5 in December.

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January 30, 2014  

Stronger growth forecast for US economy in 2014

US unemployment rate is on track to decline to 6.5% by 2015, and job gains will be spread across most economic sectors.

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October 2, 2013  

BoC no longer expects Q3 economic growth of 3.8%

Q3 will likely show more moderate growth of 2% to 2.5%: BoC’s senior deputy governor.

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April 26, 2013  

US economy accelerates 2.5%, propelled by consumer spending

Businesses respond to boosted demand by rebuilding stockpiles.

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April 15, 2013  

Traders expect BoC to hold line on rates

After weak employment report, rate hikes are likely further away than previously thought.

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January 11, 2013  

BoC could raise rates 0.5% this year, says RBC outlook

Move would hinge on Canadian economic growth keeping its momentum.

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December 10, 2012  

US shrugs off Sandy, adds 146,000 jobs

Unemployment dips to 7.7%, the US economy’s lowest jobless rate in four years.

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November 1, 2012  

Canadian business optimistic about US economy after vote: BMO

Performance of the US economy drops to 6th on list of biggest challenges for Canadian business, from #1 last year.

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January 6, 2011  

Manufacturing to outpace economy

Exports will climb by 10 per cent: CME