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Shanghai 3,108.77 +5.35 (0.17%)
Nikkei 225 18,813.53 -281.71 (-1.48%)
Hang Seng Index 22,840.97 +122.82 (0.54%)
TSEC 9,354.53 +62.20 (0.67%)
FTSE 100 7,220.38 -106.75 (-1.46%)
EURO STOXX 50 3,285.04 -9.49 (-0.29%)
CAC 40 4,859.69 -22.49 (-0.46%)
S&P/ASX 200 5,699.40 -49.00 (-0.85%)
BSE Sensex 27,235.66 -52.51 (-0.19%)
SMI 8,304.10 -58.50 (-0.70%)
ATX 2,655.60 -12.83 (-0.48%)
IBOVESPA 64,410.43 +579.16 (0.91%)
SET 1,566.84 -4.96 (-0.32%)
BIST100 82,362.77 +651.09 (0.80%)
IBEX 9,394.90 -15.10 (-0.16%)
WIG 53,582.55 -123.86 (-0.23%)
TASI 6,873.53 +49.90 (0.73%)
MERVAL 17,202.97 -41.13 (-0.24%)
IPC 46,050.22 +309.84 (0.68%)
IDX Composite 5,266.94 -3.07 (-0.06%)

Currencies

CAD/USD 0.7655 +0.0066 (0.87%)
CAD/EUR 0.7153 -0.0003 (-0.05%)
CAD/JPY 86.4687 -0.1608 (-0.19%)
CAD/GBP 0.6184 -0.0119 (-1.88%)
CAD/HKD 5.9363 +0.0510 (0.87%)
CAD/AUD 1.0147 -0.0011 (-0.11%)
CMHC move is a strategic step in the right direction
We're starting to hear a lot about a new victim class in the Canadian economy - the first-time home buyer. Houses in some cities keep rising in price, while the federal government keeps making home buying either less accessible or more expensive.
CMHC to hike mortgage insurance premiums starting March 17  
Mortgage insurance premiums on the rise for Canadians, some by more than 10%  
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Top stories

Gold prices jumped to their highest levels since mid-November on Tuesday as nervousness surrounding Britain's push to exit from the European Union's single market and U.S.
The Canadian dollar will soon be at the mercy of Donald Trump's first 100 days as U.S. president. No one can predict what will happen with any certainty because of the lack of any certainty surrounding Mr. Trump's fiscal and economic programs.
Chinese President Xi Jinping offered a vigorous defence of globalization and free trade in a speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Tuesday, which underscored Beijing's desire to play a greater global role as the United States turns inward.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's spokesman is suggesting his boss was echoing the sentiments of his predecessor when he said Canada would “phase out” Alberta's oilsands.
Applications are open for the B.C. government's new Home Partnership program, which provides loans of up to $37,500 to help first-time homebuyers fund their down payment in the province's pricey housing market.

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Bank of Canada daily digest

Money markets Change
Overnight rate 0.500% +0.0026
Corporate paper, 1 month 0.860% 0.00
Treasury bill, 1 month 0.410% 0.00
Inflation
Total consumer price index 1.20% -0.3000
Interest rates
10 year bond 2.19% -0.0200
Prime business rate 2.70% 0.00
Conventional mortgage, 5 yrs 4.64% 0.00