Interest rates are about to rise south of the border — and Canadians will feel it – Business – CBC News

There are few certainties in life, but if the experts who monitor the U.S. central bank are to be believed, one of them is that the Federal Reserve is about to raise interest rates — and Canadians should be ready for spillover effects.

Source: Interest rates are about to rise south of the border — and Canadians will feel it – Business – CBC News

Fed is preparing investors to think about 2017 hikes, former Fed advisor says

With markets seeing a December rate hike, the Fed is indicating it wants investors to concentrate on 2017, Danielle DiMartino Booth said.

Source: Fed is preparing investors to think about 2017 hikes, former Fed advisor says

ECB warns that risks of global market corrections have ‘intensified’

The increasing political uncertainty across advanced economies is risking the stability of the euro zone, the ECB warned on Thursday.

Source: ECB warns that risks of global market corrections have ‘intensified’

Yellen under Trump: Fed rates and policy – Part 2 – Video – BNN

We continue our conversation on U.S. Federal Reserve policy with David Wolf, portfolio manager, Fidelity Investments and former advisor to the governor of the Bank of Canada. Wolf offers us insight into Canada’s housing sector and its economic impact.

Source: Yellen under Trump: Fed rates and policy – Part 2 – Video – BNN

Yellen under Trump: Fed rates and policy – Part 2 – Video – BNN

We continue our conversation on U.S. Federal Reserve policy with David Wolf, portfolio manager, Fidelity Investments and former advisor to the governor of the Bank of Canada. Wolf offers us insight into Canada’s housing sector and its economic impact.

Source: Yellen under Trump: Fed rates and policy – Part 2 – Video – BNN

Improving economy strengthens case for rate hike, U.S. Fed’s Yellen says – BNN – Business News Network

– Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen told Congress on Thursday that an improving U.S. economy has strengthened the case for raising interest rates. Her comments were seen as boosting the likelihood of a rate hike in December, as the country prepares for President-elect Donald Trump to take office.

Source: Improving economy strengthens case for rate hike, U.S. Fed’s Yellen says – BNN – Business News Network

U.S. Federal Reserve leaves rates unchanged, sets stage for December hike – Article – BNN

The Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged on Wednesday in its last policy decision before the U.S. election, but signalled it could hike in December as the economy gathers momentum and inflation picks up.

Source: U.S. Federal Reserve leaves rates unchanged, sets stage for December hike – Article – BNN