Canadian Dollar, Yields Rise After Strong Growth Report

By Joseph Adinolfi Markets MarketWatch Pulse

Canadian bond yields and the country's currency rose on Tuesday after data showed the Canadian economy grew 0.2% in August, in line with economists' expectations. The U.S. dollar was down 0.3% at C$1.3385 in recent trade, while the yield on the Canadian 10-year government bond rose three basis points to 1.2263%.

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