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Global Markets: House votes on impeachment today

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, Dec. 18 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Today, The United States House of Representatives will debate and vote on two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. House Republicans had motioned to adjourn ahead of the vote, but the call […] Read more

Global Markets: Morneau says federal deficits will balloon

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, Dec. 17 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Canadian Minister of Finance Bill Morneau said the country’s economy is “sound and growing” during his economic update on Monday. Morneau pointed to lower unemployment, growing wages and other key factors highlighting the […] Read more


Global Markets: Morneau to give economic update

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, Dec. 16 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Canadian Minister of Finance Bill Morneau is scheduled to give an update at 10 am CST on Monday about the country’s fiscal well-being. It’s expected Morneau will say the Canadian economy will continue […] Read more

Global Markets: UK election underway

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, Dec. 12 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – The United Kingdom votes in a new Parliament today. Polls are pointing to a small majority government for Boris Johnson’s Conservative government, although Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party has gained ground over the course […] Read more






Global Markets: Impeachment proceedings continue

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, Dec. 6 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Yesterday, United States House Speaker Nancy Pelosi instructed the House Judiciary panel to draft articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump. The House Judiciary Committee will write the articles of impeachment and then […] Read more



Global Markets: U.S. employment rate steady

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, Dec. 4 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Companies in the United States added the fewest workers to payrolls in six months, according to a report from a private research firm. In November, business payrolls increased by 67,000, which was approximately […] Read more