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Rising economic tide reaches all shores for buoyant Caterpillar

Rising economic tide reaches all shores for buoyant Caterpillar

Caterpillar sees growth this year.AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar If you want more evidence of a broadening expansion in the global economy, look no further than Caterpillar Inc. Surging Chinese demand and an improving U.S. economy have lifted sales of Caterpillar’s signature yellow mining and construction machines. Now, with the pace of growth quickening in Latin

Easy money will be around for ‘some time yet,’ says Bank of Canada chief Stephen Poloz

Stephen Poloz, governor of the Bank of Canada, at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, on Friday.Simon Dawson/Bloomberg Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz said central banks aren’t going to aggressively tighten policy because there are still underlying vulnerabilities in many economies. Calling this the “‘end of easy money’ is a little too simple,”

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