Monthly Archives: October 2014

One More Q.E. Program Maybe?

Yesterday Nov. 12, 2015 while business journalists again breathlessly anticipated talk from the U.S. Federal reserve, a note at the bottom of my television kept saying that the calming of Europe’s inflation signalled a need for continued low interest rates. Tuesday, October … Continue reading

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They call it a Canadian company.

October 10, 2014 Yesterday, October 9, an investment commentator/advisor in a Toronto studio was asked by a Business News Network journalist to name a recently successful Canadian company he immediately, with great assurance, blurted Suncor. Neither the person being questioned … Continue reading

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Shrinking Democracies

For some time my feeling that the people who are elected to office don’t really run things has been increasing since Mr. Nunziata’s 1990’s comments about the office of his Liberal Prime Minister. Mr. Gomery’s more recent comments show that whatever unelected  influence … Continue reading

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