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The Australian dollar drifted lower against its major counterparts in the Asian session on Tuesday amid rising risk aversion, as the International Monetary Fund's downgrade for global economic growth stoked fears about global outlook. In its World Economic Outlook, the IMF slashed the global growth...

avro-jan22.jpg Shares of AVROBIO Inc. (AVRO) have lost 39% of their value over the last 1 month in sharp contrast to the iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB) index which has gained 8% during the same period.

After a flat start and a subsequent fall to lower levels, the Canadian stock market edged higher and eventually ended on a positive note on Monday, extending its winning run to a twelfth straight session.

The Canadian stock market is slightly lower on Monday, with traders largely refraining from making significant moves amid a lack of positive catalysts.

Canadian shares look headed for a mixed opening on Monday, amid a lack of positive triggers. With the U.S. market to remain shut for Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, and some key economic data and earnings reports due over the next few days, the mood is likely to be a bit cautious.

The euro strengthened against its major opponents in the Asian session on Monday, as Asian shares rose following the gains on Wall Street Friday amid optimism about U.S.-China trade talks as well as positive data from China. China GDP data came in line with expectations in the fourth quarter, while...

Barrick Gold Corp. (ABX, ABX.TO), owners of the Lumwana copper mine, said that it is continuing to engage with the Zambian government and community stakeholders about a mutually-beneficial way forward for the operation. Subsequent to the first Lumwana board meeting following the Barrick/Randgold merger,...

Energy services company Shawcor Ltd. (SCL.TO, SCL_SV_A.TO) announced late Sunday that it has entered into an arrangement agreement to acquire ZCL Composites Inc. (ZCL.TO) for C$10 per share in cash. The price per share implies an aggregate fully diluted equity value for ZCL of approximately C$308 million. The...

The Canadian stock market ended on a firm note on Friday, with investors picking up shares amid optimism about U.S.-China trade talks and on rising crude oil prices.

The Canadian stock market is notably higher Friday morning, extending gains to an eleventh straight session, on positive global cues.

The Canadian dollar gained ground against its key counterparts in the European session on Friday, after a data showed that the nation's consumer inflation turned positive unexpectedly in December, triggering hopes for a rate hike by the Bank of Canada in coming months. Data from Statistics Canada...

Following the release of Canada consumer inflation for December at 8:30 am ET Friday, the loonie climbed against its major rivals. The loonie was trading at 1.3235 against the greenback, 1.5097 against the euro, 82.62 against the yen and 0.9527 against the aussie around 8:32 am ET.

At 8:30 am ET Friday, Statistics Canada will release Canada consumer inflation for December. Ahead of the data, the loonie retreated from its early highs against its major rivals. The loonie was worth 1.3272 against the greenback, 1.5135 against the euro, 82.44 against the yen and 0.547 against the...

Canadian shares look headed for a solid start on Friday, tracking gains in Asian and European markets amid easing worries about U.S.-China trade disputes.

The Japanese yen declined against its major counterparts in the Asian session on Friday, as investors cheered easing trade tensions between the U.S. and China following a media report that Washington is mulling lifting some or all tariffs imposed on Chinese imports to resolve the dispute. The Wall...

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