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Canadian stocks ended lower for a second straight session on Friday, as global equity markets declined amid continued worries over Greece and weakness in China due to concerns about new trading regulations. Chinese regulators reportedly expanded the supply of shares available for short sellers while...

Paramount Gold and Silver Corp (PZG, PZG.TO) on Friday said the proposals related to the merger agreement with Coeur Mining Inc (CDE) were approved by both companies' stockholders and that the merger has closed. Immediately prior to the consummation of the merger, Paramount distributed pro rata to...

The Canadian stock market is falling in early trade Friday, adding to its losses from the previous session. Global markets are sinking at the end of the trading week on continued Greek concerns and weakness in China, due to concerns about new trading regulations. Chinese regulators reportedly expanded...

The Canadian dollar strengthened against the other major currencies on Friday, as the nation's annual consumer price inflation rose more-than-expected in March, while retail sales strengthened strongly in February. Data from Statistics Canada showed that Canada's consumer price index rose 1.2 percent...

After the release of Canada's consumer price index for March and retail sales for February at 8:30 am ET Friday, the loonie advanced against its major opponents. The loonie was trading at 1.2103 against the greenback, 98.25 against the yen, 1.3075 against the euro and 0.9451 against the aussie around 8:35 am ET.

The Canadian dollar declined against the other major currencies in European deals on Friday, ahead of nation's consumer price index for March and retail sales for February, due at 8:30 am ET. Consumer prices expected to remain at 1.0 percent on year, where as on a monthly basis, the pace of CPI growth...

NATO has reiterated that its missile defense system is not designed or directed against Russia, but at the same time vowed that the military alliance will defend all Allies against any threat. NATO spokesperson Oana Lungescu was responding to a number of misleading and incorrect statements about NATO,...

The euro climbed against its major rivals in European deals on Friday, after data showed that Eurozone consumer price inflation came in line with initial estimate in March. The latest figures from the statistical office Eurostat showed that the harmonized index of consumer prices dropped 0.1 percent...

The U.S. dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Friday, as soft U.S. economic data raised hopes that the Federal Reserve may delay its rate hike. Data from the Labor Department on Thursday showed that U.S. initial jobless claims unexpectedly saw another...

The U.S. dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Friday. The U.S. dollar fell to nearly a 3-month low of 0.7706 against the NZ dollar, from an early high of 0.7644. Pulling away from early highs of 1.4915 against the pound and 0.9583 against the Swiss...

The Australian dollar edged up against some of its major counterparts in early European deals on Friday. The aussie rose to 0.7817 against the greenback, 92.90 against the yen and 0.9512 against the loonie, from its previous lows of 0.7769, 92.45 and 0.9475, respectively. The next possible resistance...

The euro weakened against most major currencies ahead of European session on Friday. The euro fell to 0.7203 against the pound and 128.04 against the yen, from early highs of 0.7216 and 128.34, respectively. Against the U.S., the Australia, the New Zealand and the Canadian dollars, the euro edged...

Canadian National Railway Co. (CNR.TO, CNI) announced that locomotive engineers in Canada represented by the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference or TCRC union have ratified a new collective agreement with the company. The three-year agreement retroactive to January 1, 2015, provides wage increases and...

Canadian oil and natural gas company Husky Energy (HSE.TO) on Thursday said it has appointed Jonathan McKenzie as chief financial officer, effective April 27. McKenzie has more than 20 years of professional experience, including about 15 years in the Canadian energy industry. He most recently served...

Canadian stocks snapped a two-day gain to end lower on Thursday, tracking largely declining global markets after some disappointing economic data from the U.S., led by an unexpected rise in weekly claims for unemployment benefits. The main index was driven by a decline in energy stocks as oil prices...

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