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The dollar continues its strong position this morning following a recent upward trend.
It’s of concern to authorities in the US as an increasing number of our biggest companies are looking to sidestep domestic tax rates by moving their tax base to lower-tax jurisdictions.
The latest export figures show a larger-than-expected 3.5 per cent growth in May, a sign that the economy is improving.
Mutual funds, frequently the favored route for retail investors have seen their greatest net outflows in six months.
It’s generally quieter today as the New York Stock Exchange is closed for Independence Day, but following yesterday’s positive jobs data from the Labor Department and reassurances of cheap money from the European bank, the world’s markets have been on a high.
Canada is not alone in being at risk of a housing bubble.
Analysts believe there is still more to come from US stocks, already at near record levels.
It’s a tightly controlled currency but the Chinese government has taken a small step towards relaxing its tight grip on the yuan.
While encouraging jobs data is always welcomed, the headline stories only tell part of the story.
World share markets have been trading at near record highs so far today, awaiting data on US jobs and the latest policy announcement from the European Central Bank.