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As expected, the Bank of Canada kept interest rates unchanged at 0.75 percent at 10:00 am ET Wednesday. Following the decision, the loonie eased from early highs against its major rivals. The loonie was trading at 1.2445 against the greenback, 0.9613 against the aussie, 99.23 against the yen and 1.3528...

The Bank of Canada will announce its interest rate decision at 10:00 am ET Wednesday. Economists expect the bank to retain interest rates unchanged at 0.75 percent. Ahead of the announcement, the loonie showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the loonie rose against the yen and the greenback,...

The U.S. dollar extended its rally against the other major currencies on Wednesday, as yesterday's slew of strong economic data reinforced hopes that the Fed will hike rates sooner rather than later. New orders for U.S. manufactured durable goods in April declined due to a pullback in orders for transportation...

The Japanese yen drifted lower against its major rivals in European deals on Wednesday, amid a rise in European stocks on easing concerns over Greece, after its Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis dismissed chances of IMF debt default on June 5. On Tuesday, Varoufakis said that the Mediterranean nation...

BMO Financial Group (BMO.TO, BMO) reported that its net income for the second quarter of 2015 was C$999 million, down 7% from the prior year's C$1.076 billion due to a C$106 million charge taken in the latest-quarter primarily due to restructuring to drive operational efficiencies. Quarterly earnings...

SunEdison Inc. (SUNE) announced the successful completion and interconnection of the South Milford solar facility in Milford, Utah. The 3.8 megawatt DC facility is now the largest operating solar power plant in Utah. PacifiCorp, an electric utility that serves in six western states, will purchase...

National Bank of Canada (NA.TO) reported second-quarter net income to the Bank's shareholders of C$388 million compared to C$345 million, a year ago. Earnings per share was C$1.13, compared to C$1.01. Excluding items, second-quarter earnings per share was C$1.15. On average, 13 analysts polled by...

Hydrogenics Corp. (HYGS, HYG.TO), a developer and manufacturer of hydrogen generation and hydrogen-based power modules, announced that it has signed a 10 year exclusive agreement to supply Alstom Transport with hydrogen fuel cell systems for Regional Commuter Trains in Europe. The agreement, valued at...

The U.S. dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the European session on Wednesday. The U.S. dollar rose to an 8-year high of 123.42 against the yen and nearly a 1-1/2-month high of 1.2449 against the Canadian dollar, from early lows of 122.77 and 1.2394, respectively. Moving...

The euro strengthened against most major currencies in the early European session on Wednesday, as hopes concerning Greece's ability to fulfill its next IMF repayment bolstered sentiment. Greece's outspoken Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis said on Tuesday that the country expects to finalize a...

The Australian dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Wednesday. The Australian dollar fell to a 5-day low of 1.4107 against the euro, from an early high of 1.4028. Pulling away from an early high of 0.7768 against the U.S. dollar, the aussie dropped...

The euro strengthened against most major currencies ahead of European session on Wednesday. The euro rose to 0.7078 against the pound and 134.29 against the yen, from early lows of 0.7062 and 133.76, respectively. Against the U.S., the Australia and the Canadian dollars, the euro edged up to...

The Japanese yen weakened against most major currencies ahead of European session on Friday. The yen fell to a 6-day low of 189.80 against the pound, from an early high of 189.21. Pulling away from early highs of 133.76 against the euro and 128.99 against the Swiss franc, the yen dropped to 134.29...

The U.S. dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the late Asian session on Wednesday. The U.S. dollar fell to 1.0915 against the euro, 1.5428 against the pound, 122.77 against the yen and 1.2409 against the Canadian dollar, from early highs of 1.0864, 1.5376, 123.30 and 1.2439, respectively....

Coalspur Mines Limited (CPL.AX, CPT.TO) Wednesday announced that a termination and mutual release agreement that cancels the port agreements between Coalspur and Ridley Terminals Inc. has been executed between Coalspur, Ridley Terminals and KC Euroholdings S.à r.l. or KCE. Coalspur Mines' agreement...

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