Oil, jobs help TSX to positive end to the week... Canadian labour market flat, unemployment down... Canadians keep buying cars...
Asian markets lower on Japanese profit taking; Europe hit by low iron ore price... Dollar strong ahead of Fed minutes... Keystone XL pipeline defeated in nail-biting Senate vote... Black Friday may be a dark day for retailers... Regulator calls for national airbag recall; manufacturer resists... Protests surge again in Hong Kong...
The TSX was again in positive territory today as data from Germany showed higher sentiment calming fears about the Eurozone’s biggest economy.
Renewing a home loan shouldn’t be too painful for the next six months according to a new report from The Canadian Association of Accredited Mortgage Professionals.
Credit agency Moody’s has warned that three Canadian provinces could face budgetary issues if the oil price declines further and stays there for longer than a year.
With a $12.5 billion deficit, Ontario may have to increase taxes in order to balance the books.
The Bank of Canada’s deputy governor Agathe Cote says that the central bank is considering whether to increase its inflation target.
New figures from Statistics Canada show that the country’s top earners received slightly less in 2012.
China and HK drop on profit taking; Japan & Europe expecting stimulus... New study claims 7 US firms paid more to their CEO than to the IRS... Mega-mergers are back in vogue... Toyota launch hydrogen-powered auto... Holiday season travel spending surge...
While the world’s markets digested data from Japan that showed the country has slipped into recession, the Toronto Stock Exchange has been building on the positives of last week.
A new stock exchange has been given the green light by the Ontario Securities Commission today.