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Canadian stocks ended higher on Wednesday, as a rebound in commodity prices helped gold and energy stocks register strong gains, offsetting weakness in other sectors. Markets in the United States ended in the red, weighed down by some soft private sector employment data and as well as a disappointing...

The Canadian stock market has climbed back into the green, after recovering from an early sell-off Wednesday morning. The market is attempting to bounce back from yesterday's modest pull back. The strong gains in gold and mining stocks are helping to offset the weakness in other sectors. The majority...

EURUSD-040115.jpg The U.S. dollar gave up its early advance Wednesday, as U.S. private sector job growth slowed below 200,000 for the first time since January of last year, reigniting hopes that the Fed won't raise rates soon. Data released by payroll processor ADP showed that private sector employment climbed by 189,000...

Royal Bank of Canada (RY.TO, RY) said it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell RBC Royal Bank N.V. or RBC Suriname to Republic Bank Limited, subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory approvals. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. But, the purchase price...

Fennec Pharmaceuticals Inc. (FRX.TO) reported a fourth-quarter net loss from operations of $0.8 million which excludes a $2.2 million non-cash gain on derivatives for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014, compared to a net loss from operations of $0.4 million excluding the non-cash gain of $1.5...

The U.S. dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the European session on Wednesday. The U.S. dollar rose to nearly a 3-week high of 0.7582 against the Australian dollar, from an early low of 0.7662. The greenback climbed to near 2-week highs of 1.4742 against the pound and 0.7390...

The euro showed mixed trading against the other major currencies in the early European session on Wednesday, following the release of Eurozone PMI for March. Data from Markit Economics showed that Eurozone manufacturing sector expanded more than initially estimated as growth accelerated in Germany,...

The U.S. dollar trimmed its early losses against the Canadian dollar in early European deals on Wednesday. The greenback advanced to 1.2690 against the loonie, off early 2-day low of 1.2644. The next likely resistance for the greenback-loonie pair is seen around the 1.28 zone.

The Australian dollar retreated from early highs against some of the major currencies ahead of European deals on Wednesday. The aussie edged down to 0.7616 against the greenback, 1.4145 against the euro and 0.9647 against the loonie, from early highs of 0.7662, 1.4057 and 0.9702, respectively. The...

The U.S. dollar weakened against most other major currencies in the Asian session on Wednesday, as traders bet that the Federal Reserve is likely to raise interest rates slowly. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said last Friday an interest rate hike may well be warranted later this year but stressed...

The Japanese yen retreated from early highs against the other major currencies in the late Asian session on Wednesday. The yen fell to an 8-day low of 178.42 against the pound and a 2-day low of 94.87 against the Canadian dollar, from early highs of 177.42 and 94.31, respectively. Pulling away...

The Australian dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Wednesday, following the release of strong building approvals and Chinese manufacturing PMI data. Data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics showed that the total number of building approvals issued...

The Japanese yen strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Wednesday amid rising risk aversion, tracking the weak cues overnight from Wall Street and lower commodity prices. Weaker-than-expected quarterly Tankan survey and the strengthening of the yen weighed on Japanese...

Enbridge Income Fund or the Fund and Enbridge Income Fund Holdings Inc. (ENF.TO) or the Company today announced receipt of a formal proposal from Enbridge Inc. for the transfer to the Fund of Enbridge's Canadian liquids pipelines business owned by Enbridge Pipelines Inc. and Enbridge Pipelines (Athabasca)...

Canadian stocks ended a tad lower on Tuesday, tracking declining global equity stocks driven by mining, energy and gold sectors as commodity prices continued to slide. Markets in Europe ended in negative territory Tuesday, after yesterday's solid advance. The debt crisis in Greece is still in a limbo,...

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