The Globe and Mail - Report on Business

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 5:07:34 PM UTC
Investors flock to Asian bonds as U.S. yields slide
Asia bond demand is running at its highest level in eight months and looks set to stay firm this year
New gold standard emerges for Congo's miners, Canada's jewellery buyers
Rigorously documenting exports from small-scale sites boosts miners’ revenue, gives buyers ethical certainty
Nearly nine in 10 Canadian executives worried about U.S.-Canada trade under Trump
The longer Donald Trump is President, the more frustrated Canada’s executives become, according to the quarterly C-Suite Survey. Nearly two-thirds of Canada’s corporate leaders now believe Mr. Trump has done a poor job since taking office.
Business leaders comfortable with low loonie, wary about rate increase
Many Canadian executives worry higher interest rates would limit their ability to borrow or repay debts
For energy sector, challenges go beyond oil’s latest price drop
One expert argues the country’s oil and gas industry faces limits most other energy-dependent jurisdictions don’t have to consider

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