Posts from the ‘Monday Morning Interest Rate Updates’ Category
Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for March 14, 2022
Russia’s war on Ukraine has the potential to significantly impact the global economy, and relatedly, our mortgage rates.
Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for February 28, 2022
I expect the BoC to hike its policy rate this Wednesday, and in today’s post I offer my take on whether variable-rate borrowers should respond by locking in.
Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for February 22, 2022
Here are links to five key recent posts about Canadian mortgage rates and inflation.
Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for January 31, 2022
Last week the Bank of Canada confirmed that it will start to raise its policy rate in the near future. The key questions for variable-rate mortgage borrowers are: How fast and by how much?
Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for January 24, 2022
The bond market now assigns 80% odds of a BoC rate hike this week. I continue to take the other side of that bet, and the latest inflation data bolster my view.
Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for November 29, 2021
Bond yields plunged on Friday after news of the Omicron coronavirus variant broke. Today’s post explains.
Monday Morning Interest Rate Update for November 22, 2021
Our Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose to its highest level in 19 years last month, but CPI the component that matters most of all still lags.