GUNTER: Trudeau’s blaming Harper on vaccines — but it goes back to Chretien

You could almost watch the little cogs turning inside the federal Liberals’ brains this week. How were they going to blame their failure to get in line early for COVID vaccines on their favourite bogeyman, Stephen Harper? There are two big reasons why Canadians may have to wait until March for the first large-scale doses […]

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Dollar Loses to Euro as Payment Currency for First Time in Years

The euro was the most used currency for global payments last month, the first time it has outpaced the dollar since February 2013. Data from the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications, which handles cross-border payment messages for more than 11,000 financial institutions in 200 countries, showed the European Union’s single currency and the greenback […]

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28 Emotional Intelligence Quotes That Can Help Make Emotions Work for You, Instead of Against You

Emotions have power. These quotes illustrate the beauty of learning to harness that power. Read original article. As humans, we’re emotional creatures. Our emotions influence the decisions we make, the career path we take, the films and music we enjoy, the art we’re drawn to. Emotions help us choose our friends, those whom we fall in […]

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With bitcoin near all-time high, this is where Visa’s CEO sees crypto going

KEY POINTS Visa estimates that $18 trillion is still spent using cash and checks and health concerns due to Covid-19 will push more transactions to a cashless society. The payments network company also sees 1.7 billion people around the world who are unbanked or underbanked as targets for growth. One way in which Visa expects […]

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Exclusive: JPMorgan dominates gold market with record $1 billion precious metals revenue

LONDON (Reuters) — JPMorgan has earned record revenue of around $1 billion so far this year from trading, storing and financing precious metals, vastly outperforming rival banks, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. The coronavirus has created a bonanza for investment banks dealing in gold, silver and other precious metals by triggering massive investor purchases […]

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