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What if interest rates went up here?

An immediate hike isn’t likely, but the U.S. move could signal future changes

Recent changes in U.S. interest rates could have a ripple effect for Alberta producers, says a provincial analyst. In mid-December, the U.S. Federal Reserve — the country’s central bank — announced it was lifting its key rate by a quarter-point to a range of 0.25 per cent to 0.5 per cent. The long-expected move put […] Read more