Around 500,000 small business owners could see negative impact
Sales of new vehicles hit their highest February total since 2008 according to The Globe and Mail.
Wall St. sees record highs, oil rebounds... Gross and Rosenberg split on interest rates... Barclays gives information to precious metals probe... Target focuses on millennials... College savings plans may become more flexible...
Another bumpy day for oil prices, punishing energy stocks, has been offset by gains in the healthcare sector driven by a 2 per cent rise in Valeant Pharmaceuticals stocks.
Canada's current account deficit (on a seasonally adjusted basis) expanded by $4.3 billion in the fourth quarter to reach $13.9 billion.
Billionaire Warren Buffett says he would have passed TransCanada’s Keystone XL pipeline plan if he was the US president.
Blackberry says it has signed a new deal with Samsung to integrate more of its services onto the Korean firm’s mobile security platform.
Saskatchewan firm PotashCorp is to acquire a 9.5 per cent stake in Brazilian company Fertilizantes Heringer S.A.
Wall St. expected to open higher on new Chinese stimulus... Fed committee may be less ‘patient’ on interest rates... NXP to buy Freescale for $40 billion... Profit margins will be squeezed as labor market improves...
The Toronto Stock Exchange has narrowly missed ending the week in positive territory with only a slight loss as oil prices rebound and the earnings of major banks defy expectations.
The Bank of Nova Scotia predicts that Canada’s economy will grow by a moderate 1.9 per cent this year and 2.0 per cent in 2016.