FX Factor Episode 23
20 min

NPRs and the housing market

Bipan Rai and Benjamin Tal talk about the Canadian economy, the domestic housing market and why the number of non-permanent residents (“NPRs”) in Canada is actually higher than what’s reported officially. Please note that this podcast was recorded before the announcement from Statistics Canada that it will revise its methodology for estimating the number of NPRs in the economy.

Bipan RaiBenjamin Tal
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Bipan Rai, Benjamin Tal

FX Factor Episode 19
27 min

The quids aren’t alright – how the UK budget led to a collapse in the pound

Bipan is joined by UK-based FX Strategist Jeremy Stretch to discuss the UK budget, the gilts market and why the GBP collapsed over the past few days. Also, what can we expect from the Bank of England/UK Treasury going forward. Please note that this was recorded before the BoE announcement to buy long-end gilts on September 28.

Bipan RaiJeremy Stretch
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Bipan Rai, Jeremy Stretch