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EURUSD1-081717.jpg The euro continued to be lower against its key counterparts in the European session on Thursday, as minutes from the latest monetary policy meeting of the European Central Bank showed that policy makers were worried about the recent appreciation of the domestic currency, cautioning that "favourable financing...

Canadian stocks are looking for direction Thursday morning amid speculation President Donald Trump's controversies will sidetrack his plans to re-negotiate NAFTA in favor of the U.S. Focus shifts to the energy sector as crude oil prices continued to fall this morning. WTI light sweet crude oil was...

Slide0-Alzheimers-081717.jpg The development of Alzheimer's drugs has been marred by a high failure rate. A U.S. study, which analyzed how the Alzheimer's clinical trials fared during the period of 2002 to 2012, revealed a failure rate of 99.6% compared to a failure rate of 81% for cancer drugs.

The euro dropped against its major counterparts in the early European session on Thursday, as European shares declined after Fed minutes showed concern among policy makers about weak inflation and investors await the European Central Bank's July meeting accounts for more insights about the future of...

The U.S. dollar slipped against its major opponents in the Asian session on Thursday, as minutes from the Fed's July meeting showed that officials were more worried about inflation, with the members divided over the timing of a future interest rate hike amid inflation risks. The minutes indicated...

Pharma-081717.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Acadia Healthcare's secondary offering; ARCA's progress in GENETIC-AF trial; Iovance's milestone that has boosted investor optimism; Psychemedics' role to play testing of drugs of abuse; Seattle Genetics' upcoming regulatory catalyst and inspection classification of Valeant's Bausch + Lomb manufacturing facility in Tampa, Florida.

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (VRX, VRX.TO) announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration confirmed it intends to issue a Voluntary Action Indicated or VAI inspection classification for its Bausch + Lomb manufacturing facility in Tampa, Fla. as part of a forthcoming Establishment Inspection...

Aug16-081617.jpg The following are some of the biotech stocks that made their way onto the Day's Gainers & Losers' list of August 16, 2017.

General Motors (GM) announced on Wednesday that it has been approved to voluntarily delist from the Toronto Stock Exchange. The auto giant reassured its shareholders that the TSX delisting will not impact its current listing on the New York Stock Exchange.

The Canadian stock market is trading modestly to the upside Wednesday morning, following Tuesday's small loss. Traders remain in a cautious mood due to lingering tensions between North Korea and the United States. Investors are also looking forward to the release of the minutes from the most recent FOMC...

Canadian stocks were set for a lackluster open Wednesday morning amid U.S. domestic turmoil and lingering tensions between North Korea and the West. President Donald Trump is facing criticism for his equivocating neo-Nazis with counter-protesters in the aftermath of last weekend's violence in Virginia. The...

The U.S. dollar climbed against its most major opponents in the European session on Wednesday, as investors look forward to the minutes from the Fed's latest meeting for clues about the commencement of balance sheet normalization and prospects of another interest rate hike this year. The minutes,...

The euro declined against its major opponents in the European session on Wednesday, after a media report showed that the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi is unlikely to hint at any shift in its monetary policy stance at the Jackson Hole symposium, due next week. The ECB chief would not...

The Canadian dollar climbed against its most major opponents in early European deals on Wednesday, as oil prices advanced after an industry data showed larger than expected draw in oil inventories last week. Data from the American Petroleum Institute showed that U.S. crude inventories fell by 9.2...

The Canadian dollar gained ground against its most major opponents in early European deals on Wednesday. The loonie that closed yesterday's trading at 86.75 versus the yen climbed to a weekly high of 87.08. The loonie hit a 6-day high of 1.4888 against the euro, off its early low of 1.4986. The...

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