Oil, jobs help TSX to positive end to the week... Canadian labour market flat, unemployment down... Canadians keep buying cars...
As the oil industry continues to reel from the impact of volatile prices the renewable energy sector is booming.
ATB Financial is the latest firm to report that Alberta’s economy is expected to slow down significantly this year.
World markets react to regional economic data... Oil declines as Iran deal looks likely... Cablevision set to make $1 offer for NY Daily News... IBM announces $3 billion investment in the internet of things... Music heavyweights back music streaming service to rival Spotify...
The Toronto Stock Exchange closed higher on Monday as world markets began with week with a largely optimistic tone and Catamaran received a $12.8 billion takeover offer.
Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz said that the effects of the lower oil price on the Canadian economy is “atrocious”.
DH Corp is to acquire Fundtech, the New York-based global supplier of payments systems to banks.
The federal tax cuts will be almost entirely wiped out by provincial tax hikes according to a BMO report.
Merger talks between Canada’s Teck Resources and Chile’s Antofagasta could result in one of the world’s largest copper miners.
New week, new optimism; but oil weakens again... Volvo to invest $500 in first US factory... US running out of oil storage?... Indiana anti-gay backlash grows...
The Toronto Stock Exchange ended the week with slim losses and energy shares and financials slipped back.