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The Australian dollar strengthened against other major currencies in the Asian session on Monday amid rising risk appetite, as investors awaited inflation figures this week from Europe and the U.S. With recent inflation data surprising to the downside, markets have been skeptical if the Fed will...

The Australian dollar strengthened against other major currencies in the Asian session on Monday. The Australian dollar rose to a 4-day high of 1.0415 against the NZ dollar, from Friday's closing value of 1.0392. Against the U.S. dollar and the yen, the aussie advanced to 5-day highs of 0.7584...

Canadian stocks rallied for a second session Friday, rising further from recent 6-month lows on hopes the Bank of Canada will relent from raising interest rates. The BoC is unlikely to tighten monetary during a period of sluggish inflation. The Consumer Price Index rose 1.3% on a year-over-year...

The Canadian stock market is climbing in early trade Friday, adding to the gains from the prior session. Energy and gold stocks are leading the way higher this morning as commodity prices climb. Crude oil prices have remained stable since Thursday, following their recent collapse. Markets in Europe...

The Canadian dollar slipped against its major opponents in the European session on Friday, as nation's consumer price inflation unexpectedly fell in May, dampening expectations for the Bank of Canada rate hike in near future. Data from Statistics Canada showed that CPI fell 0.2 percent on a seasonally...

Canadian stocks were poised for a quiet open Friday, following an eventful day that saw Bay Street cheer a deal to rescue embattled lender Home Capital Group (HCG.TO). Famous investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway bought a big stake in the company, a sign of the faith in the Canadian housing...

Following the release of Canada consumer price inflation for May at 8:30 am ET Friday, the loonie fell against its major opponents. The loonie was trading at 1.4852 against the euro, 83.70 against the yen, 1.0051 against the aussie and 1.3286 against the greenback around 8:31 am ET.

Statistics Canada is set to publish Canada consumer price inflation for May at 8:30 am ET Friday. The loonie traded mixed against its major opponents before the data. While the loonie fell against the greenback and the yen, it held steady against the euro and the aussie. The loonie was worth 1.4780...

BlackBerry Limited (BBRY, BB.TO) announced it has received acceptance from the Toronto Stock Exchange with respect to a normal course issuer bid to purchase for cancellation up to 31 million BlackBerry common shares, representing approximately 6.4% of the outstanding public float as at May 31, 2017....

The Australian dollar strengthened against other major currencies in the European session on Friday. The Australian dollar rose to 2-day highs of 0.7583 against the U.S. dollar and 84.33 against the yen, from early lows of 0.7536 and 83.87, respectively. Against the euro, the Canadian and the...

Canadian stocks rallied Thursday as the world's most famous investor threw a lifeline to Canada's most beleaguered lender. Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will provide a new C$2 billion ($1.5 billion) line of credit to Home Capital Group's (HCG.TO) Home Trust Co. "Home Capital's strong assets,...

The Canadian stock market is trading modestly to the upside Thursday morning, after ended the previous session nearly unchanged. Healthcare stocks are leading the way higher this morning, while financial and energy stocks are also providing support. Crude oil prices have steadied around $42 a barrel,...

The Canadian dollar climbed against its major opponents in the European session on Thursday, following a data showing better than expected domestic retail sales growth in April, which adds to optimism over economic growth. Data from Statistics Canada showed that retail sales rose a seasonally adjusted...

Canadian stocks may rise Thursday amid relief in the financial sector, as embattled lender Home Capital Group (HCG.TO) has found its white knight. Famous investor Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway will provide a new C$2 billion ($1.5 billion) line of credit to its unit Home Trust Co. "Home Capital's...

After the release of Canada retail sales for April at 8:30 am ET Thursday, the loonie rose against its major rivals. The loonie was worth 1.3263 against the greenback, 83.90 against the yen, 1.4810 against the euro and 0.998 against the aussie around 8:32 am ET.

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