Latest articles


Global Markets: U.S. China trade talks may resume at G20

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, June 12 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Though trade negotiations between the United States and China have stalled, U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said the G20 summit in Japan may see the leaders of the two countries meet. “Probably, […] Read more


Global Markets: U.S. Federal Reserve pressured to cut interest rates

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, June 11 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – United States President Donald Trump has criticized the U.S. Federal Reserve, claiming interest rates are too high for the current economy. Though presidents typically do not comment on the nation’s monetary policy, […] Read more

Global Markets: Canada to announce legislation against plastics

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, June 10 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Environment Minister Catherine McKenna will announce a new strategy for plastics in Canada on Monday. Accoding to CBC News, the Liberal government will ban single-use plastics […] Read more


Global Markets: Canadian economy added 27,000 jobs in May

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, June 7 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – A recent report from Statistics Canada detailed the Canadian economy created 27,000 jobs in May, beating out economists’ expectations of 5,000. The unemployment rate was just 5.4 per cent, which is the […] Read more

Global Markets: Canada’s trade deficit shrank in April

WINNIPEG, June 6 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – A recent report from Statistics Canada detailed Canada’s trade deficit shrank to C$966 million in April. Economists predicted a C$2.8 billion deficit for the month. The shrinking deficit is due to exports increasing by […] Read more


Global Markets: Toronto home sales increased by 18.5 per cent in May

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, June 5 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – The Toronto Real Estate Board reported that home sales increased by 18.9 per cent in May, up from the 15-year low reported in April. Listings only grew by 0.8 per cent. The […] Read more

Global Markets: Chinese Government announces U.S. travel warning

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, June 4 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, June 4 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – The Chinese Foreign Ministry has issued a travel warning for […] Read more


Global Markets: Global markets crippled by trade wars

WINNIPEG, June 3 (MarketsFarm News) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – China is unilaterally blaming the United States for the lack of trade deal between the two countries. The Chinese government published a 23-page paper in eight languages detailing the trade negotiations between the two […] Read more

Global Markets: Nationwide strike halts Argentine grain exports

By MarketsFarm WINNIPEG, May 29 (MarketsFarm) – The following is a glance at the news moving markets in Canada and globally. – A nationwide strike in Argentina has halted grain exports and air travel, with many businesses, schools, and other offices closed. Protestors backed by major unions in the country are demonstrating against austerity measures […] Read more