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The Japanese yen drifted lower against its major counterparts in pre-European deals on Tuesday. The yen dropped to 100.99 against the greenback, 104.14 against the Swiss franc and 131.22 against the pound, off its early near 5-week high of 100.09, 5-day high of 103.19 and a 6-week high of 129.63,...

Pharma-092716.jpg Shares of Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY) jumped more than 81% on Monday, following positive top-line results from Part 1 of the phase III study evaluating the combination of LGX818 and MEK162 compared to Vemurafenib alone in patients with BRAF-mutant advanced, unresectable or metastatic melanoma.

Canadian plane and train maker Bombardier Inc. (BBD_B.TO, BBD_A.TO) announced Tuesday the delivery of two Q400 turboprops to the Tanzanian Government Flight Agency. The national airline of the United Republic of Tanzania, Air Tanzania, will operate the new Q400 aircraft, which continues to maintain...

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...

spermbankdonorapp-092616.jpg A new mobile app, which is believed to be the first-of-its-kind in the world, that allows women to select a sperm donor online based on various attributes say race, nationality, eye color, religion, skin tone, education and hair color, has been launched by the London Sperm Bank.

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...

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