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The Bank of Canada hikes rates again but promises an end to the pain
Author: Hilliard MacBeth
The Bank of Canada (BOC) met expectations Wednesday with a 25-basis point increase in rates, and hinted that it might go on hold. This... Read more
Canadian housing is in a slump but not a crash
Author: Hilliard MacBeth
The Canadian housing market is in a correction, but not yet in a crash. The CREA, a real estate industry association, put out a report... Read more
Inflation is not going away any time soon
Author: Hilliard MacBeth
Inflation as measured by the CPI is moderating but it is not likely to hit the Federal Reserve target of 2 percent soon, despite a... Read more
Speculation on interest rates and inflation in 2023
Author: Hilliard MacBeth
Speculation on the direction for interest rates will dominate stock market chatter in the first half of 2023. In November 2022 market... Read more
A breakthrough in fusion energy could change the world
Author: Hilliard MacBeth
Commercial fusion energy would change the world. This week U.S. researchers showed that more energy could be produced by fusion than... Read more