Market talk

  • LNG could see the next global glut

    With fears of oversupply in oil rising again there is now another focus for the energy industry; new supplies of liquefied natural gas.

  • Daily Market Update

    Dow shakes off oil price with triple-digit close, World awaits Fed... More US allies join Chinese-backed development bank... Worker safety complaints for McDonald’s... Buzzfeed wants to publish elsewhere... US corporates lost $18.66bn in Q4 from currency fluctuations...

  • TSX tracks Wall Street surge on weak greenback

    The US dollar has given Canadian investors a helping hand today; the greenback weakened against the Euro and Wall Street has surged with triple-digit gains for the Dow, despite declining oil prices.

  • Oil falls to new six-year low, loonie dips

    Oil has plunged to a new six-year low on reports of higher levels of supply from the US and Libya.

  • Canada, US deal to speed up border crossings

    Crossing the border between Canada and the US should be speeded up and simplified after a customs pre-clearance agreement was signed by both countries.

  • Valeant takeover of Salix gets go ahead on improved offer

    Canadian pharma firm Valeant will get to takeover North Carolina’s Salix after an improved offer was accepted.

  • Rogers can keep GamePlus exclusive

    The CRTC has ruled in favour of Rogers Media keeping exclusivity of the NHL GamePlus online and mobile app for its own customers.

  • Costco Canada fish import licence suspended

    Costco Canada has temporarily lost its right to import fish after the safety watchdog said the company was not reliably implementing food safety rules.

  • Daily Market Update

    Futures trending higher after Friday’s low... Investment group to buy GE’s Australian, NZ consumer lending business... BP CEO warns of painful times ahead... Are cars becoming a thing of the past?

  • TSX lower as energy stocks fall

    The week ended in familiar territory with concern over the continued supply glut pushing oil prices lower and taking energy stocks down.