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Global Markets: Severe tornadoes hit Ohio

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, May 28 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Severe tornadoes in Ohio overnight have left over five-million people without power, according to reports. The extent of the property damage in the Dayton area is not yet known, but there were no […] Read more


Global Markets: EU elections see shift in power

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, May 27 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Results of the European Parliament elections held over the weekend saw gains for both liberal and Green candidates on the one side, while populist and nationalist parties also gained ground in Italy, Franc, […] Read more






Global Markets: RBC implements green bond program

WINNIPEG, May 21 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Royal Bank of Canada’s recently implemented “green bond program” may provide loans to oil and gas companies that wish to reduce their environmental impact, according to Bloomberg. Though most green bond funding goes to […] Read more




Global Markets: Canadian inflation at two per cent

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, May 15 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Canada’s inflation rate increased to 2.0 per cent in April, from 1.9 per cent the previous month, according to a report from Statistics Canada. The increase was generally in line with market expectations. […] Read more