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Canadian stocks were lower Monday, following U.S. equities to the downside amid banking jitters and anxiety over the American election. Tonight's presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton could put upstart Trump in the driver's seat, spooking markets everywhere. The S&P/TSX Composite...

The Canadian stock market is losing ground in early trade Monday, adding to the losses at the end of the prior trading week. Investors are in a cautious mood ahead of the U.S. presidential debate this evening. Donald Trump and Hillary R Clinton will face off in New York in the first in a series of...

Canadian stocks may struggle Monday amid anxiety ahead of tonight's US presidential debate. Donald Trump and Hillary R Clinton will meet in New York this evening, the first in a series of debates that may swing the tight presidential race. Analysts say markets will slide if Trump emerges, as the...

TransCanada Corp.(TRP, TRP.TO) said that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Columbia Pipeline Group, Inc. has offered to acquire, for cash, all of the 53.84 million outstanding common units of the master limited partnership, Columbia Pipeline Partners, LP (CPPL) at a price of US$15.75 per common unit. The...

Automotive supplier Magna International Inc. (MG.TO, MGA) announced Monday that it has signed a purchase agreement to acquire the BÖCO Group of Companies, an automotive supplier of latches, hinges and strikers. Subject to regulatory approval, the transaction is expected to close in the third quarter...

The Japanese yen strengthened against other major currencies in the early European session on Monday, after a speech by Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda saying that the bank is willing to use every possible tool, if necessary, to achieve its price stability objective. Speaking to the business...

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The Japanese yen strengthened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Monday. The yen rose to nearly a 1-1/2-month high of 129.88 against the pound, a 5-week high of 72.69 against the NZ dollar and a 5-day high of 76.20 against the Canadian dollar, from early lows of 131.23,...

The Canadian dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Monday, as the fall in crude oil prices dampened investor sentiment. This week, investors will focus attention on the first U.S. presidential debate and an OPEC meeting in Algiers. Crude oil prices came under pressure...

pharma-092616.jpg Shares of Marinus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (MRNS) have gained over 35% in the last seven trading days in the run-up to the exploratory phase II study results of Ganaxolone, scheduled for this month.

The Canadian dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Monday. The Canadian dollar fell to a 5-day low of 76.51 against the yen, from Friday's closing value of 76.66. Against the euro and the U.S. dollar, the loonie dropped to 1.4803 and 1.3179 from last week's...

Canada's Unifor members ratified a deal with General Motors Co (GM) facilities in Oshawa, St. Catharines and Woodstock that secures investment in all three communities. The new Agreement with 4,000 Unifor members includes C$554 million in investment in Canada that provides job security with new product...

Public health officials in Colorado are warning consumers not to consume raw milk and raw milk products from Larga Vista Ranch in Pueblo County as it may pose severe health risks like Campylobacter infections.

Canadian stocks fell Friday as traders booked profits from a two-day rally sparked by easy U.S. monetary policy. The S&P/TSX Composite Index was down 99 points to 14,697, once again pulling up shy of the elusive 15,000 mark. BlackBerry (BB.TO) announced its end-to-end asset tracking solution, BlackBerry...

The Canadian stock market is losing ground in early trade Friday, following two days of strong gains. The recent rally in the commodities has fizzled out this morning, with prices of crude and precious metals little changed. Profit taking also appears to be playing a role in the weak performance this...

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