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The U.S. dollar was higher against its major counterparts in the European session on Thursday, as Fed officials' called for more fiscal stimulus and a rise in coronavirus cases triggered worries about the pace of the global economic recovery. Speculation is rife that the U.S. Congress would not agree...

It's likely to be a somewhat mixed start for Canadian shares Thursday morning as investors may refrain from any significant buying due to worries about growth.

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The Australian and NZ dollars fell against their major counterparts in the Asian session on Thursday, as rising coronavirus cases heightened concerns about the the global economic recovery. Asian stocks followed Wall Street lower as indications of an economic slowdown in Europe and the U.S. renewed...

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The Canadian stock market ended sharply lower on Wednesday, led by declines in materials, energy and healthcare sectors.

Higher futures and firm European stocks point to a higher opening for Canadian shares Wednesday morning.

The euro advanced against its key counterparts in European deals on Wednesday, as European shares rose after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell asserted the Fed's commitment to use all of its monetary policy tools for as long as necessary to support the economy. Powell said that recent economic...

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Electric and gas utility Fortis Inc. (FTS.TO) announced Wednesday its new five-year capital investment plan of $19.6 billion for the period 2021 to 2025, up $800 million from the prior year's plan. The five-year capital plan includes investments of $5.1 billion at ITC for electric transmission infrastructure,...

MediPharm Labs Corp., a Canada-based provider of cannabis oil and concentrates, said it is entering Brazil in partnership with XLR8 Brazil, a Rio de Janeiro-based distributor for medical cannabis products. Brazil is Latin America's largest medical cannabis market. The company said its wholly owned...

Sanofi (SNYNF, SNY) and GlaxoSmithKline Plc. (GSK.L, GSK) said that they have signed agreements with the Government of Canada to supply up to 72 million doses of their potential COVID-19 vaccine, beginning in 2021. The companies initiated a Phase 1/2 study on September 3 with a total of 440 subjects...

The Canadian stock market ended on a strong note on Tuesday despite worries about rising coronavirus cases and the continued impasse over a relief package in the U.S.

The Canadian stock market is likely to open on a mixed note Tuesday with a few frontline stocks finding some support after four successive days of losses.

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