PLEASE NOTE: A link to the course will be emailed to all registrants on January 20 and registration will remain open until January 31. A second email with the link to the video will go out on February 1 to those who register after January 20. The video will be available until February 29, 2020 at 5PM. Please ensure to view the course before this date. The CPD confirmation will be emailed to participants in early March.

What are the experts’ predictions about our economic future?

Moderated by Pattie Lovett-Reid, Chief Financial Commentator, CTV News, this annual event brings together Chief Economists from Canada’s largest banks to provide insight, opinions and predictions for the year ahead. Start the year off right and hear what’s in store for the Canadian economy from the banking experts.


This exclusive video is presented by CPA Ontario in partnership with the Economic Club of Canada and features a panel discussion with the leading Chief Economists from Canada’s banking industry that was recorded on January 8, 2020.

The views expressed are not the views of CPA Ontario but solely those of the speakers.

Key Takeaways:

The panel will address questions such as:

  • What will drive activity in Canada from a global perspective?
  • What financial indicators do Canadians need to watch out for?
  • How will the U.S. election impact Canada’s economy?
  • In terms of trade, what do U.S.-China trade negotiations mean for Canada?
  • How are global climate change strategies affecting business?
  • What do the data points from financial markets indicate?
  • How are changing demographics enabling economic disruption?

Who Will Benefit:

Accounting and finance professionals looking to hear from Canada’s top economists about forecasts for the year ahead.