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japaneseyen-sept19.jpg The Japanese yen firmed against its key counterparts in the Asian session on Thursday, after the Bank of Japan maintained its monetary policy, but reiterated its willingness to pursue additional easing measures to support the economy. The BoJ maintained interest rate at -0.1 percent on current accounts...

Slang Worldwide Inc. said that Bruce Linton, co-founder of Canadian marijuana company Canopy Growth Corp., has made an investment in the cannabis consumer packaged goods company. Slang noted that Linton's support will be instrumental as the company expands its portfolio of branded products and enters...

pharmadown-sept18.jpg The following are some of the healthcare stocks that posted the biggest percentage decline on Wednesday.

pharmaup-sept18.jpg The following are some of today's top gainers in the pharma/biotech sector.

The Canadian stock market ended weak on Wednesday, snapping a six-day winning streak, as shares from energy and materials sections drifted lower on selling pressure after commodity prices eased.

The Canadian market, which recovered after a weak start Wednesday morning, faltered swiftly and was down marginally in late morning trades, with investors mostly staying cautious as they looked ahead to the Federal Reserve's monetary policy statement.

The Canadian dollar strengthened against its major counterparts in the European session on Wednesday, following the release of better than expected inflation data for August. Data from Statistics Canada showed that the inflation came in flat on a seasonally adjusted monthly basis in August, after...

cancerdrugs-sept18.jpg The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday unveiled a new international collaboration for simultaneous review and approval of cancer drugs along with the agency's Australian and Canadian counterparts. The simultaneous approval of cancer therapies by the three regulators is intended to accelerate the process of making these new treatments available to patients around the world.

Following the release of Canada consumer price inflation for August at 8:30 am ET Wednesday, the loonie rose against its major counterparts. The loonie was trading at 1.3255 against the greenback, 81.64 against the yen, 0.9070 against the aussie and 1.4648 against the euro around 8:32 am ET.

Statistics Canada will release Canada consumer price inflation for August at 8:30 am ET Wednesday. Ahead of the data, the loonie traded mixed against its major counterparts. While the loonie rose against the greenback, it was steady against the rest of major counterparts. The loonie was worth 1.3254...

The Canadian stock market is likely to open on a cautious note on Wednesday, with investors looking ahead to the U.S. Federal Reserve's rate decision and the accompanying statement for clues.

pharma-041917_18sep19.jpg Today's Daily Dose brings you news about Bankruptcy filing of Sienna Biopharma; the first approval under FDA's Project Orbis, and public offering of Translate Bio.

The U.S. dollar traded higher against its major counterparts in the Asian session on Wednesday, as traders await the Federal Reserve's monetary policy announcement amid hopes for a quarter-point rate cut to mitigate risks to the strength of the US economy. The decision is due at 2 pm ET. The Fed...

canntrust-sept18.jpg Canada-based CannTrust Holdings Inc. said Tuesday that Health Canada has suspended the company's license to produce and sell recreational and medical cannabis in Canada. The suspension of the license is due to CannTrust's previous non-compliance with certain regulatory requirements. Shares of CannTrust tumbled 14 percent in the regular trading session on NYSE following the news.

pharmadown-sept17.jpg The following are some of the healthcare stocks that posted the biggest percentage decline on Tuesday.

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