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Canadian dollars (loonies) are pictured in Vancouver, B.C. Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011.


The Canadian dollar has had a strong run, rising 5 per cent against the U.S. dollar since June. Will it last, or has the loonie hit an unsustainable high? And what does it mean for Canadian investors?

Andrew Busch, global currency and public policy strategist for BMO, joined us live for an online discussion and took readers' questions. You can read the transcript in the box below.

Based in Chicago, Mr. Busch is a recognized expert on the world financial markets and how these markets are effected by political events.

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