We are pleased to present the latest editions of the Economic Monitor and the Market Monitor from Dynamic Funds Economics, prepared by Chief Economist Dr. Martin Murenbeeld and Senior Economist William Tharp; a division which provides independent analysis and research to retail and institutional interests from across the globe.
Dynamic Funds Economic Monitor
Recent US, and to a lesser extent Canadian, data have been influenced by unusually cold winter weather. This has pushed up heating prices and inflation, and reduced economic activity as seen in retail sales, manufacturing data and other statistics.
Dynamic Funds Economic Monitor - February 2014
Dynamic Funds Market Monitor
North American equity markets continued to advance since our last report, with the S&P500 reaching an all-time high of 1808 on December 9. The S&P/TSX however was constrained by a weakness in commodity markets. Both equity indices have pared some of their gains in recent days however on early 'tapering' concerns and year-end profit-taking.
Monthly Market Snapshot - December 12, 2013
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Scotiabank's Global Forecast Update
Scotia Economics provides clients with in-depth commentary regarding the factors shaping the outlook for Canada and the global economy, including macroeconomic developments, currency and capital market trends, commodity and industry performance, as well as monetary and public policy issues.
'WeAreWinter' is how the Canadian Olympic Committee branded the large Canadian contingent who successfully participated at the recently completed 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. An 'WeAreWinter' has also put its brand on the economic performances of many northern hemisphere countries, where prolonged bouts of cold and significant levels of precipitation have, and are continuing to have, a material impact on output growth.
Scotiabank Global Forecast - February 28, 2014