Highlights / West Texas Intermediate

Economy, International

Oil prices continue to plummet in Canada and around the world

The benchmark price for a barrel of North American continued to plummet on Monday. The futures contract for West Texas Intermediate plunged from $18 US to at one point as low as 16 cents. Analysts say traders got caught trying »

Economy, International, Society

Effects of Trump’s Mexico tariff threats carry to Canada

Donald Trump’s threat to impose escalating tariffs against Mexico to slow the number of migrants crossing the U.S. southern border is spilling over into Canada. Two major banks have now revised Canada’s 2019 ecomomic growth downward. More are expected to »