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Despite positive GDP figures, the Toronto Stock Exchange has seen its biggest recent drop with results Bank of Nova Scotia disappointing while investors in Valeant decided to sell after yesterday’s increase in share value.
The latest figures from StatsCan show that real GDP grew by 2.5 per cent in 2014 after rising 2 per cent in 2013.
Bank of Nova Scotia posted slightly higher profits for the first quarter but noted that it is operating in challenging times.