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Global Markets: Greenland not for sale

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, Aug. 16 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Reports that United States President Donald Trump has expressed an interest in purchasing Greenland are being dismissed as a terrible idea by residents of the largely autonomous Danish country. “We are open for […] Read more






Global Markets: Goldman Sachs fears recession

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, Aug. 12 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Goldman Sachs Group Inc. has expressed concerns that the United States-China trade war will devolve into an all-out recession. “We expect tariffs targeting the remaining $300bn of U.S. imports from China to […] Read more


Global Markets: Canada’s unemployment rate rises in July

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, August 9 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Statistics Canada reported Friday morning that approximately 24,200 jobs were lost in July, largely in the retail and wholesale sectors. Overall, 11,600 full-time jobs were gone along with 12,600 part-time positions. Canada’s unemployment […] Read more



Global Markets: Trade war affecting globe, Canada

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, Aug. 7 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Crude oil prices were down Wednesday morning as the United States/China trade war has raised concerns about the global economy and the demand for oil. Since U.S. President Donald Trump heated up the […] Read more