loonie loonie

Definition(s):

  • (n) the basic unit of money in Canada

Usage(s):

  1. And Canada's strengthening loonie has shed its huge cost advantage to the dollar.
  2. Canada's Loonie Creates a Conundrum.
  3. While the loonie plummeted against the dollar between 1992 to 2002, Rosenberg says, inflation in Canada declined from 4.

News

  1. Is the Loonie Really Set to Fly South?

    Is the Loonie Really Set to Fly South?        
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

  2. Make Some Loonie Profits With These Canadian Stocks

    Make Some Loonie Profits With These Canadian Stocks        
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Motley Fool

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Quotes

  1. "There has been some fall in the US dollar, but nothing even remotely related to how rapidly the Canadian dollar has surged," Greenspan said in an interview broadcast on CBC radio. "What has effectively impacted Canada's loonie is essentially...
    on Oct 10, 2007 By: Alan Greenspan Source: Reuters

  2. "The Bank of Canada made a serious error in raising interest rates this summer, as our loonie was soaring to such destructive heights," Hargrove said. "Now it is starting to unwind those actions, but it must go further."
    on Dec 4, 2006 By: Buzz Hargrove Source: 940 News

  3. "Any time you've got a dollar that is at parity when a sport is being played in two countries, it evens out the playing field," Montreal Canadiens president Pierre Boivin said. "The [loonie is] at 93, 94 cents today -- let's hope that it...
    on Sep 16, 2008 By: Pierre Boivin Source: SportingNews.com

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