• The Canadian dollar is getting whacked by a trifecta of bad news

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    The Canadian dollar was down more than 0.75% against the dollar Friday.
    It weakened following a trifecta of news that tends to be negative for the Canadian dollar.
    Follow the loonie in real time here.
    The Canadian dollar sank versus the greenback Friday on the back of weak economic data and after trade negotiators missed House Speaker Paul Ryan's deadline for a new NAFTA deal.
    The loonie was down 0.84% to 1.2910 per US dollar at 10:07 a.m. ET.
    The country's retail sales jumped the most in five months in March, Statistics Canada data showed Friday, but the rise was driven by auto sales...
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