Market talk

  • ​Tim Hortons could be about to make job cuts

    Just weeks after the merger of Tim Hortons and Burger King there could be a raft of job cuts about to be announced.

  • ​Bombardier selling military aviation training business

    Bombardier has announced that it is selling its military aviation training business that operates the NATO Flying Training in Canada program.

  • ​Japanese retailer to come to Canada in 2016

    It hasn’t been a great time for foreign-owned retailers in Canada so far this year with Target and Sony among the big names to close stores.

  • Daily Market Update

    Greek election rattles markets... Oil prices decline as Saudi concern falls... US first: new Bitcoin exchange opens today... Hiring expected to increase in 2015 says small biz survey... Mortgage rates hit 20 month low...

  • Daily Market Update

    Markets react to ECB stimulus; Oil higher on Saudi King’s death... Box IPO priced above expectations... Banks prepare for lower yields... Starbucks moves ahead with delivery service... Asia’s richest man spends $15bn on mobile network... IRS warns of telephone tax scam...

  • Daily Market Update

    Markets await ECB announcement... Ebay, AmEx job cuts... Barclays boss says bank is co-operating with investigation...

  • Daily Market Update

    Oil above $48, European markets flat, Japan cuts inflation target... Obama says the “shadow of crisis has passed”... Oil barons still manage to extend wealth despite prices... Netflix sees strong subscriber growth... Have you been hiding purchases from your spouse?

  • Daily Market Update

    China’s economy slows to 24 year low... IMF cuts global forecast... Facebook says it contributes $200 billion and 4.5 million jobs to global economy... Twitter to acquire Indian firm to push into emerging markets...

  • TSX plunges but recovers to close almost flat

    The Toronto Stock Exchange took a sharp plunge during Monday’s trading as the price of oil slipped back and issues in Asia spooked the markets.

  • CanElson cuts back

    Another Canadian energy firm has announced plans to scale back its operations in light of the weakened oil industry.