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Risk and Compliance in Canada

Published on Thomson Reuters March 19, 2018

Cambridge’s Don Curren joins a live chat discussion on the opportunities, challenges and realities around risk, compliance and regtech hosted by Thomson Reuters:

Canadian dollar touches 8-month low as traders expect gradual rate hikes.

Published on The Globe and Mail March 19, 2018

“The market interpreted that as it means that it’s far less likely that the Bank of Canada will move forward with further interest rate increases,” Cambridge Strategist,  Sean Coakley  comments read more in The Globe and Mail:

CANADA FX DEBT-C$ tumbles to 8-month low as traders see only gradual rate hikes.

Published on Reuters March 16, 2018

 “The market interpreted that as it means that it’s far less likely that the Bank of Canada will move forward with further interest rate increases,” Strategist, Sean Coakley comments, read more in Reuters:

NAFTA’s demise could have long-term benefits that aren’t being priced in.

Published on BNN March 15, 2018

Cambridge’s Karl Schamotta joined with BNN to provide perspective on where the Canadian dollar is headed next as it falls below 77 cents US.

Loonie falls after Poloz suggests he’s not ready to take away ‘punch bowl’

Published on CBC March 14, 2018

BOC Governor Poloz’s speech Tuesday didn’t suggest any major changes to the Bank’s policy of raising rates cautiously, but his emphasis on “subdued inflation” was enough to push the loonie lower. Read more Cambridge’s Don Curren on CBC:

Dollar slides after in-line U.S. inflation data, Tillerson ouster.

Published on Reuters March 13, 2018

“Today’s unsurprising print should serve to confirm the central bank’s commitment to gradualism, keeping markets in a much-appreciated‘Goldilocks’ phase for a little longer,” Karl Schamotta comments in Reuters:

Canadian dealmaker award winners for 2017

Published on Globe and Mail March 9, 2018

FLEETCOR recognized for a Canadian Deal Maker award. Learn more in the Globe and Mail:

Trade Talk

Published on CBC On the Money March 7, 2018

Cambridge’s Karl Schamotta joined Manulife Asset Management’s Frances Donald yesterday on CBC’s “On the Money” to discuss trade wars, the Bank of Canada – and extreme moves in the Canadian dollar. 

Canadian dollar continues to slide

Published on BNN March 2, 2018

Karl Schamotta, director of FX research at Cambridge Global Payments, talks about the headwinds in front of the loonie and the tailwinds behind the U.S. dollar. Watch the interview on BNN:


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