The Hub: News & Events for February 10

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February 10, 2020


Central 1 News 

B.C. Economic Briefing - login required
• B.C. labour market little changed in January, weather a drag
• Drop in Lower Mainland home sales likely to be temporary
• Exports tick higher in December to cap off a weak 2019

Ontario Economic Briefing - login required
• Strong hiring which offset labour force growth continues to pull the unemployment rate lower
• Exports increased by 3.5 per cent in 2019 due to strong exports to non-U.S. clients
• Despite very modest supply growth in January Toronto's housing market remained suffocatingly tight

Central 1 Events
Interested in Letters of Credit?
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Wednesday, February 26, 2020 
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET

Member Forum & AGM 2020
Central 1 members are invited to join us for two days of interactive sessions on current and emerging issues for credit unions in Canada.
April 27 & 28
The Westin Ottawa
Ottawa, ON

Momentum 2020
Momentum is an opportunity to discuss the tremendous disruption facing the financial services industry and collaborate on collective strategies.
September 20 – 22
Parq Vancouver
Vancouver, BC
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Button to Central 1's Economic Insights
Button to our Annual Research Package

Industry News

Coronavirus to hit Canadian oil sector, tourism, supply chains - finance minister (Reuters) 

Canadian dollar hits four-month low as coronavirus worries offset housing gains (The Globe and Mail)

Industry News
Online banking agreements protect banks, hold customers liable for losses, expert says (CBC) 

Credit Union News
EKC's Community Cash Awards Return to Cranbrook and the Elk Valley with Plans to add an Additional $10,000 to the $30,687 contributed since 2016! (Press Release) 

Use of facial recognition technology by police growing in Canada, as privacy laws lag (CBC) 

U.S. accuses Chinese military hackers in massive Equifax breach over 2 years ago (CBC) 

Pace of Canadian housing starts beats expectations in January (The Globe and Mail) 

Industry Events

February 19, 2020 
PRMIA Vancouver presents Climate Risk for Investment
SFU Graduate School of Business
Vancouver, BC

March 5, 2020 
Model Risk Management
SFU Graduate School of Business
Vancouver, BC

May 3-6, 2020 
National Conference for Canada's Credit Unions
Telus Convention Centre
Calgary, Alberta
Registration Opens: February 20, 2020

June 7-12, 2020
Credit Union Development Education Leadership Program

Saint Mary's University
Halifax, NS


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