Posted by: Daryl & Wendy Ashby | October 3, 2010

Interest Rate Catalysts

We’ll likely see no further Bank of Canada rate hikes till spring, and probably no more US rate increases “before 2012…”

That summarizes Desjardins’ interest rate call from its latest Economic and Financial Outlook.

Yves_St-Maurice_Desjardins Yves St-Maurice, Desjardins’ Director and Deputy Chief Economist, elaborated on that view, and provided some excellent background on factors which shape the direction of Canadian interest rates.  If you’re a student of interest rate behaviour, this interview is worth a read.

See:  Yves St-Maurice Interview

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