TSX ends flat, Wall Street lower ahead of inauguration... Manufacturing sales up 1.5 per cent... Oil demand increasing as output cuts take effect says IEA... Canadian REIT to be acquired by Starwood Capital...
Most economists forecast that the first interest rate rise will be in the second half of 2015, possibly in the fall.
There was one energy company with shares heading up today.
Quebec’s securities regulator is investigating gaming firm Amaya over trading activities in the shares of Oldford Group, the former parent company of PokerStars which the company acquired this year.
Canada's net international investment position advanced $94.5 billion in the third quarter according to new figures from StatsCan.
Mixed sentiment in Asia, Europe falls on oil and Greece... IEA predicts growing oil glut in 2015... Retail sales boom as gas prices help drive consumer spending... House passes spending bill, now it’s down to the Senate... Banks play the villain in a $43.5 million toy story... Big fish leaves Seaworld...
It’s been a more positive day’s trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange as a rise in the oil price together with good news on employment and retail sales in the US helped improve energy stocks.
The governor of the Bank of Canada spoke to journalists this morning to give reassuring words on the economy after yesterday’s statement about overvaluation in the housing market.
Revenue Quebec is to look into the tax affairs of Bombardier after leaked documents showed a secret deal with Luxembourg.
Tour operator Transat has ended its financial year with a reduced summer season profit and net income for Q4 down 44 per cent.
Asian markets lower on global concerns; Europe optimistic as oil rebounds... Fresh start for Detroit... Almost 1 in 5 Americans expect to be in debt for life... Burger King set for whopper tax savings... Congress could act to cut pensions...