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Monday June 21, 2021

Emerging markets look 'interesting' as Fed tapering expectations grow: UBS

Adrian Zuercher from UBS Global Wealth Management sees opportunities in emerging markets in Asia, with expectations for Fed tapering in 2022.

Monday June 21, 2021

Cyclical assets in these markets will benefit from the economic recovery: JPMorgan

JPMorgan's Kerry Craig tells "Squawk Box Asia" which markets provide good opportunities for investors as economic growth gains traction around the world.

Friday June 18, 2021

Tether is the third largest crypto in the world — What to know

CNBC's Kate Rooney reports on the rise of cryptocurrency Tether and why there is a controversy surrounding the stable coin.

Friday June 18, 2021

Explaining the volatile stock and bond market moves this week following the Fed's update

The Fed unleashed a huge repositioning in markets, as investor reacted to a world where the central bank no longer guarantees its policies will remain easy.

Markets & Economics

Friday June 18, 2021

Fed's Jim Bullard sees first interest rate hike coming as soon as 2022

St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard told CNBC that he sees an init...

Thursday June 17, 2021

Mortgage rates shoot higher after Fed Chairman Powell's comments

Mortgage rates moved decidedly higher after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powe...

Thursday June 17, 2021

Jobless claims show surprise increase to highest level in a month

Initial jobless claims totaled 412,000 last week, an increase of 37,000 from the...

Wednesday June 16, 2021

The Federal Reserve now forecasts at least two rate hikes by the end of 2023

Every quarter, members of the FOMC forecast where interest rates will go in the ...

Canadian Business

Monday - Jun 21, 2021

Average Canadian saved more than $5K in the pandem...

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Despite the turmoil caused by COVID-19, Canadians are sitting on record levels of savings. And the majority of it is accessible with the simple swipe of a bank card.

Sunday - Jun 20, 2021

Company recalls some Linessa 21 birth control pill...

Linessa 21 Birth Control Pills Recall

Aspen Pharmacare Canada is recalling one lot of Linessa 21, a prescription birth control pill, due to missing and mispackaged pills, Health Canada said in an alert.

Sunday - Jun 20, 2021

Hidden chemicals found in makeup; Canada's rising ...

FASHION-AUSTRALIA

CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need from the week.

Saturday - Jun 19, 2021

Should you take advantage of employer's offer to w...

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More and more firms are offering employees a hybrid work environment, where staff can divide their weekdays between the office and working at home. But is there a penalty to be paid in terms of your career if you opt to stay in your loungewear two or three times a week?

Sunday - Jun 20, 2021

Want to buy property but don't have a down payment...

Jamie Smith

With home prices beyond reach for many Canadians and direct investment in commercial real estate also largely inaccessible, two companies in Canada are offering a way to get in on the action.

Friday - Jun 18, 2021

Canadians now owe almost $2 trillion on their home...

MORTGAGE APPLICATIONS

Canadians took out almost $18 billion worth of new mortgage debt in April, the fastest monthly increase on record and enough to bring total housing debt to almost $2 trillion, according to Statistics Canada.