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North America’s major markets closed with triple-digit figures on Tuesday but while the Dow saw losses with the weaker US dollar causing ripples.
Analysts from TD Economics predict that the Canadian economy will gradually improve this year in terms of personal income, employment growth and economic growth but that the first quarter will show weakness with GDP.
Canada’s largest private mortgage insurer is exercising “heightened vigilance” in Western Canada in preparation for a potential rise in delinquencies.
Sandra Stuart has been appointed as the new president and CEO of HSBC Bank Canada.
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The Toronto Stock Exchange has kicked off the week with gains as prices for oil and copper rebound and the loonie strengthens against the greenback.
Federal finance minister Joe Oliver and Ontario’s Charles Sousa are at a ceremony this evening (Monday) to officially mark the first yuan to Canadian dollar conversion.
The chief executive of Wind Mobile Robert MacLellan is to stand down and become chairman of the firm’s board in a shake-up announced today.
Demand for new cars has weakened in Alberta as oil prices create uncertain economic conditions.