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Jan 30, 2018, 08:30 ET Global car sales expected to climb to a ninth consecutive annual record in 2018: Scotiabank Economics

TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - Global car sales are expected to gather speed in 2018 to a ninth consecutive annual record. A further acceleration in economic growth across all regions and healthy...


Dec 20, 2017, 10:00 ET Naughty & Nice: Best and Worst Commodity Performers of 2017: Scotiabank Economics

TORONTO, Dec. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - Scotiabank Economics has finished making its list and checking it twice to find out which commodities have been naughty and nice. Cobalt, palladium and lumber were at...


Apr 10, 2017, 09:00 ET Evolving U.S. trade policy: What's at stake for the NAFTA zone?

TORONTO, April 10, 2017 /CNW/ - Scotiabank Economics today released the second of its North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) report series. In this report, Scotiabank Economics looks at some...


Apr 06, 2017, 08:30 ET Rising momentum trumps policy uncertainty: Scotiabank Economics Global Outlook

TORONTO, April 6, 2017 /CNW/ - The global economy continues to improve. Strong macroeconomic data in many parts of the world suggest that growth is firming as both households and businesses have...


Feb 10, 2017, 15:09 ET NAFTA Makes North America Great(er): Scotiabank Economics Report

TORONTO, Feb. 10, 2017 /CNW/ - Scotiabank Economics today released the first of its North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) Reports series. In its report, Scotiabank Economics cites how NAFTA has...


Jan 17, 2017, 11:33 ET Sunnier days for the global economy: Scotiabank Economics Global Outlook

TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - The global economy is projected to post its best performance this year since 2014. While geopolitical risks abound, recent economic data point to strengthening growth...


Oct 10, 2013, 07:00 ET Canadian Used Car Prices Strengthen: Scotiabank Global Auto Report

TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Global car sales gained momentum during the summer with a 6.5% year-over-year (y/y) increase in July and August, up from a 4% advance in the first half of the year,...


Aug 22, 2013, 08:00 ET Scotiabank Commodity Price Index Rallies in July

Oil Prices strengthen in Western Canada, as West Texas Intermediate (WTI) returns to world levels and discounts narrow Grain prices begin to unwind alongside record U.S. corn and world wheat crops...


Aug 02, 2013, 08:30 ET Scotiabank Global Auto Report: On the Road to Record Global Car Sales in 2013

Employment growth, improving confidence and financial conditions drive gains TORONTO, Aug. 2, 2013 /CNW/ - Global car sales advanced 4% in the first half of 2013 and will climb to a record high this...


Jul 30, 2013, 09:30 ET Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index Drops Back In June

TransCanada's 'Energy East Pipeline Project' opens up valuable market opportunities for Western Canada's 'oil patch' - both at home & abroad WTI oil prices climb back to world levels in July, lifting ...


Jun 24, 2013, 07:00 ET Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index Snaps Back in May

Potash Shipments to China and Brazil Surge WCS Heavy Oil Prices Improve U.S. Pipeline Developments Have Positive Implications for Canada's Oil Patch TORONTO, June 24, 2013 /CNW/ - After edging down...


Jun 06, 2013, 07:00 ET Global Auto Sales and Production Accelerate: Scotiabank

TORONTO, June 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Global vehicle sales bounced back from a sluggish performance at the end of the first quarter, advancing 8% year-over-year (y/y) in April, according to the Scotiabank...


May 13, 2013, 09:16 ET Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index Posts Mild Decline in April

TORONTO, May 13, 2013 /CNW/ - The decline in Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index in April was quite mild - down 0.2% month-over-month (m/m) - despite a sharp mid-month selloff in gold and talk of an...


May 08, 2013, 07:00 ET Canada's auto parts industry gaining ground, still room for growth: Scotiabank

TORONTO, May 8, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian auto parts industry performed well last year in select markets including Mexico, the United States, as well as advances in sales to India and South Korea,...


Apr 29, 2013, 07:00 ET Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index Rallies in March

TORONTO, April 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index rose by 1.6% month over month (m/m) in March, after edging down in February, and inched up slightly in the first quarter of 2013...


Apr 04, 2013, 07:00 ET New technologies drive rising electronics imports: Scotiabank

TORONTO, April 4, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian auto parts industry outperformed in 2012, with full-year shipments surging 18% to an annualized $23.8 billion, according to the Scotiabank Global Auto...


Mar 28, 2013, 09:43 ET Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index Edges Down in February

TORONTO, March 28, 2013 /CNW/ - After strengthening in early 2013, the Scotiabank Commodity Price Index inched down again by 0.9% month-over-month (m/m) in February. "Commodity prices eased back...


Mar 18, 2013, 10:00 ET Scotiabank: Canada's shifting demographics will impact housing demand for decades

TORONTO, March 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The long-anticipated slowdown in Canadian housing activity is well underway, according to Scotiabank Senior Economist and Real Estate Specialist Adrienne Warren. "Home ...


Mar 11, 2013, 07:30 ET Scotiabank Real Estate Market Outlook Conference

TORONTO, March 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Scotiabank's annual Real Estate Market Outlook Conference will feature some of Canada's leading experts discussing emerging trends. WHAT: Scotiabank Real Estate Market ...


Mar 06, 2013, 07:00 ET Global Vehicle Sales and Production Surge in Early 2013: Scotiabank

TORONTO, March 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Stronger-than-expected passenger vehicle sales across the globe in early 2013, combined with sharp gains in global vehicle production, will provide a welcome boost to...


Feb 27, 2013, 09:41 ET Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index Rebounds in January

TORONTO, Feb. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - The Scotiabank Commodity Price Index started 2013 on a stronger note, rising 3.8% month-over-month (m/m) in January, after losing significant ground in late 2012....


Feb 21, 2013, 07:30 ET Scotiabank's Patricia Mohr wins prestigious Metal Bulletin award

TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Scotiabank's Vice President of Economics and Commodity Market Specialist, Patricia Mohr, has received the 2012 Metal Bulletin Apex awards for the top gold and overall...


Jan 30, 2013, 07:00 ET Resource-Rich Provinces Will Continue to Drive Sales Gains in Canada: Scotiabank

TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian auto sales climbed 6% last year, and will edge up further in 2013, advancing to 1.69 million units - the second-highest level on record, according to the...


Jan 29, 2013, 07:00 ET Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index Retreats in December

TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - The Scotiabank Commodity Price Index declined by 4.6% month-over-month (m/m) in December, reflecting a sharp drop in the Oil and Gas Index (-14.6% m/m). "Western...


Dec 27, 2012, 07:00 ET Record Global Car Sales Projected For 2013: Scotiabank

A reacceleration in China and strengthening U.S. replacement demand will drive gains TORONTO, Dec. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - The cyclical recovery in global auto sales that began in mid-2009 remains intact,...