Good news for small savers

Good news for small savers who have billions and billions of dollars lying around in term deposits, GICs (Guaranteed Investment Certificates), or bonds and futures products from Épargne Placement Québec. While borrowers are squeezed like lemons when the Bank of Canada raises interest rates to combat inflation, small savers who rely on ultra-conservative assets to … Read more

Canada purchases the F-35 | A troublesome report for a modern hunter

Trouble is piling up for the F-35, the $19 billion fighter Ottawa plans to order, while there’s no guarantee maintenance and training for those planes will continue in Quebec. Posted at 6:00 am Julian Arsenal The press Discovery of hundreds of failures, some considered fatal, computer vulnerabilities and very frequent visits to the repair shop… … Read more

$600 million in cryptocurrencies | The FBI accuses hackers linked to North Korea of ​​theft

(San Francisco) A North Korea-linked hacker group is responsible for the theft of $620 million worth of cryptocurrency that followed the Axie Infinity video game hack in late March, U.S. authorities said on Thursday. Posted on April 14th “Through our investigation, we were able to confirm that the Lazarus Group and APT38, online actors linked … Read more

War in Ukraine | European embargo on Russian oil ‘will take months’

(Brussels) The European Union is preparing to stop buying oil from Russia to sanction the war in Ukraine, but the measure is “complex” and will take “several months,” multiple European sources said on Friday. Posted at 10:06 am “The adoption of measures related to oil requires the termination of existing contracts, the search for alternatives … Read more