Oil slumps 5 per cent as OPEC deal disappoints... Canadian wages up almost 1 per cent... Manulife CEO to retire...
Trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange ended early for Christmas Eve after a few hours of highs and lows for the market.
The announcement by Newalta Corp that it is to focus almost entirely on waste from oilfields has seen its shares jump 6 per cent today.
Shareholders in Brookfield Residential have been offered a Christmas bonus by Brookfield Asset Management in a new deal that it hopes will secure control of the developer.
A new Toronto business that allows customers to swap their assets between gold and digital currency is considering an IPO in the New Year in a bid to raise as much as $20 million.
New data shows that those who live in Alberta are the highest Christmas spenders in Canada while Quebecers are the lowest.
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There were gains today for the Toronto Stock Exchange as the price of oil edged higher while Canada and the US both reported better-than-expected growth.
GDP figures released today show growth for Canada and the US at a faster pace than expected.
While the growth of Black Friday and Cyber Monday is clear with Canada picking up some of the slack from the US, Boxing Day is still part of an important spending tradition here.
The railroads are determined not to lose revenue like they did in the exceptionally harsh conditions of last winter.