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Canadian Survey of Consumer Expectations—Third Quarter of 2020

Labour market Overall, consumers’ expectations around labour market conditions continued to be weaker than before the COVID‑19 outbreak. Consumers’ expectations for their wage growth over the next year remained below pre-pandemic level at 1.9 percent, while perceptions of wage growth over the past 12 months reached an all-time low of 1.1 percent (Chart 3). Expectations for employment differed significantly…

Canadian gold miner Kinross sees stable production for next decade

Canadian miner Kinross Gold Corp. extended its production guidance, forecasting output will remain relatively stable for a decade as it develops key growth projects, including three in the Americas. A month ago, Kinross announced guidance that projected boosting output over the next three years by about 20 per cent to 2.9 million gold-equivalent ounces. On…

Canadian series ‘Schitt’s Creek’ sweeps top comedy categories at Emmy Awards

The Canadian comedy series “Schitt’s Creek” has taken the Emmy Awards by storm, winning the first seven trophies of the night, including best comedy series. All four leads snagged acting trophies — Hamilton-born star Eugene Levy and Toronto-born star Catherine O’Hara won for their leading roles, while Toronto-raised Daniel Levy and Ottawa-born Annie Murphy both…

Canadian tech firm Lightspeed makes New York Stock Exchange debut

Canadian technology company Lightspeed is testing its fortunes on the U.S. market, in hopes that investors will want a piece of its digital payments business. Shares of Lightspeed POS Inc. began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, raising US$ 305 million for the company’s Montreal-based cloud technology business. “There’s a lot of…