Russia mixes Canadian dollar into their FCRs

According to the Globe & Mail, Russia is adding the “Loonie” to its foreign currency reserves (they also followed up with a second story), highlighting a trend towards greater diversity and away from the Greenback.
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News: Iceland’s interest is 11%

The Globe and Mail’s Report on Business highlights the telling difference between those that succumb to sovereign insolvency and those who can afford to stave it off – While America, Canada, and most of Europe have near-zero central bank interest rates, Iceland’s interest rate is down from a whopping 18% to a hardly paltry 11%.
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