Bank of Canada wary of business investment surge that seems too good to be true

Bank of Canada wary of business investment surge…

Earlier this week, New Look Vision Group Inc., Canada’s biggest seller of eyeglasses, bought a Miami-based outfit called Coco Lunette Holding LLC, which runs a dozen stores in swanky Florida locations such as Boca Raton…

Employers who spend more on their workers’ mental health make more money, Deloitte study finds

Employers who spend more on their workers’ mental…

Canadian companies that invest in preventive programs and measurable initiatives to tackle poor mental health among their employees will make more money than their competitors that don’t, according to a new study from Deloitte.For every…

Fed minutes show rates to stay on hold with little guidance on what might change policymakers’ minds

Fed minutes show rates to stay on hold…

WASHINGTON — An increasingly divided Federal Reserve that decided to hit pause in its easing cycle following a rate cut at its October meeting offered little guidance on what would cause policymakers to change their…

Economy: Fed chief signals central bank will defy White House demands for further rate cuts

Economy: Fed chief signals central bank will defy…

Economy: REUTERS/Jonathan ErnstFederal Reserve Chairman Jay Powell signaled to a congressional committee on Wednesday that the central bank saw little need to further prop up the economy. He stressed that policymakers expected the record-long expansion…