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Canada: Retail sales maintain their momentum

Sébastien Mc Mahon  |  Video and PDF

This week, Canadian retail sales maintain their momentum and U.S. business investment is progressing nicely.

weekly economic publications

Canada: Canadian core inflation seems to be bottoming out

Sébastien Mc Mahon  |  Video and PDF

This week: According to the new measures from the Bank of Canada, the Canadian inflation rate, after bottoming out in the last few months, may be due for a hike.

monthly publications

The Canadian economy surprises!

Sébastien Mc Mahon  |  PDF

In July, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) published a revision of its world growth forecasts.

quarterly publications

Europe at the forefront

Sébastien Mc Mahon  |  PDF

The second quarter of 2017 is behind us, and stock markets are in a flat calm.

monthly publications

Bank of Canada changes its tune

Sébastien Mc Mahon  |  PDF

In France, the sustained acceleration in economic activity and the strong political majority enjoyed by the new Macron government represent a unique opportunity to
implement significant reforms within the job market.

weekly economic publications

Canada: the loonie is taking off

Sébastien Mc Mahon  |  Video and PDF

This week, central banks are pushing the loonie and the Euro higher

monthly publications

Markets send contradictory signals

Sébastien Mc Mahon  |  PDF

In Europe, the European Central Bank (ECB) left its key rate unchanged in April, but indicated that the risks of seeing another slowdown in the economy have diminished in the last few months.

weekly economic publications

Canadian job growth is below expectations

Sébastien Mc Mahon  |  Video and PDF

This week, U.S. job growth is back above 200K in April while Canadian job growth is at its lowest in almost 20 years.

weekly economic publications

Equities and bonds: divergent signals

Sébastien Mc Mahon  |  Video and PDF

This week, we take a look at the divergent signals from the bonds and equities markets.
 

Clément Gignac

Clément Gignac is Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist at iA Financial Group. He serves as the company’s spokesperson on economic matters.

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economics@ia.ca
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Clément Gignac

Clément Gignac
Chief Economist
clement.gignac@ia.ca

Sébastien Mc Mahon

Sébastien Mc Mahon
Senior economist
sebastien.mcmahon@ia.ca
418-684-5000, extension 7971

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