Several banks who are friendly and not the wild trading types, reported to us before that the Federal Reserve officials were visiting them warning that they needed to change their models. Now the Fed is warning banks that they MUST do more to curb excessive risk-taking.
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The Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Commission has released the latest report on Traffic Volume Trends, data through August.
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CALGARY – Edmonton, Saskatoon, Calgary and Regina are positioned to be the fastest growing census metropolitan area economies in Canada this year and next, according to The Conference Board of Canada’s Metropolitan Outlook: Autumn 2014 released on Monday.
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CALGARY – A new report by CIBC World Markets identifies Alberta as the most favourable place in Canada for a small business to flourish as it has the strongest projected growth, while also possessing good demographics and immigration trends.
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The market for home sales in our region remains hot.
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A new snow clearing strategy is meant to expedite and simplify this year’s winter road care in the City of Grande Prairie, but some of the work is being left to homeowners.
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Gilead Sciences, one of the largest biotech companies in the U.S. with a market cap of more than $150 billion US, has broken ground on a new $50 million lab facility in northeast Edmonton, the company says.
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The curtain slid a little closer to open Monday, after city councillors approved zoning changes to make way for the Varscona Theatre’s expansion.
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CALGARY – Alberta’s wholesale sector saw sales increase by 8.4 per cent in August compared with a year ago, reaching $7.1 billion, according to Statistics Canada.
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Softball athletes are crying foul over the shoddy state of a supposedly premier athletic park, but the city says it hopes a planned multi-million-dollar revamp will turn it into a field centre of dreams.
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