OTTAWA, (Reuters) – Canada’s financial system is robust despite lingering concern about a stretched housing market, while external risks from China have increased, the Bank of Canada said on Thursday.
The bank said in its semiannual Financial System Review that household debt and overvalued housing remained the most important vulnerability.
I sometimes feel like the entire machinery – NBA, ABC, Turner, et al – WANTS me to hate the Heat, like a heel in wrestling that wins belts.
MONTREAL, June 9 (Reuters) – European Central Bank
policymaker Christian Noyer highlighted low and falling
inflation on Monday as Europe’s main short-term problem, saying
it heightened the risk of actual deflation and could threaten
“The main challenge, of course, is low and declining
inflation, with inflation expectations in the euro area drifting
downward at short to medium-term horizons,” Noyer, the French
central bank chief and member of the ECB board, told the
economic Conference de Montreal.