TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – October 3

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – October 3 United States• Concerns over German banks and a surprise production cut announcement by OPEC provided somevolatility to financial markets this week.• Economic data was mixed this week. Second quarter real GDP was revised up to 1.4% (from 1.1%), andAugust goods exports beat expectations. This was offset by weaker-than-anticipated …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – September 26

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – September 26/16 United States• The Bank of Japan announced two new policy measures this week, aiming to target the interest rate onthe longer-end of the curve at zero, and pledging to let inflation overshoot the target – effectively committingto be slightly irresponsible. Still, a lack of an interest rate cut …
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Adam Mills Team Real Estate Market Update – September 2016

September Newsletter Summary: August 2016 saw 1,484 homes sell in Ottawa, compared to 1,276 in August 2015, an increase of 16.3%. The average sale price in August 2016 for a home in Ottawa was $389,786 an increase of 2.5% from August 2015; Average complete days on market in Ottawa is 95 across all property types. …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – September 7

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – September 7 United States• Following last week’s Jackson Hole meeting, investors appeared to be passing time leading up to Friday’sjobs report, placing a high level of importance on one number – the change in nonfarm payrolls.• While the U.S. economy added 151k jobs in August, the number fell below expectations …
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TD/ Canada Trust Economic Highlights – August 29

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE WEEK – August 28 United States• Economic data this week were supportive of the narrative of ongoing improvement in activity. Despitea slight downward revision to estimated real GDP growth in the second quarter (1.1% from 1.2%), thedetails showed an upward revision to consumer spending and business investment and a slightly largerdrawdown in …
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