How investor confidence in Canada improved in just one remarkable week

What a difference a week can make. Canada has been in a rut with enticing companies and investors to see the country…

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U.S. central bank chief issues warning on Canadian housing without even realizing it: Don Pittis

The world’s most powerful central banker has confirmed that U.S. interest rates are on the way up — and if…

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Hackers steal $60 million US in cryptocurrency from Japan exchange

Hackers have stolen $60 million US worth of cryptocurrencies from a Japanese digital currency exchange, the operators said Thursday. Tech Bureau…

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Number of mortgages fell 3.4% in second quarter as stress test rules keep young buyers out

The number of new mortgages taken up in Canada in the second quarter of the year fell by 3.4 per…

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Bank of Canada expected to keep rates on hold, but reasons for a hike are ‘solid’

The Bank of Canada is widely expected to keep interest rates on hold in its monetary policy decision on Wednesday,…

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Loonie could jump up to 82 cents US if trade talks are successful, says economist

Even with a resilient, if not strong, Canadian economy, the loonie has failed to gain momentum this year — losing more than…

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Tesla sues Ontario government, alleging customers denied incentives

Tesla Motors Canada is suing the Ontario government, alleging it has suffered “substantial harm” and lost sales amid the cancellation of…

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Tesla forms three-member panel to decide on any Musk proposal

Tesla Inc.’s board named a special committee of three directors on Tuesday to evaluate possibly taking the electric carmaker private,…

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Waiting to see if declines in real estate sales translate into falling prices: Don Pittis

The Canadian real estate industry is used to disregarding gloomy predictions. But now, after a decade of laughing in the…

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Ensign Energy Services makes $470M hostile takeover offer for Trinidad Drilling

Shares in Calgary-based Trinidad Drilling Ltd. leaped by almost 15 per cent on Monday after cross-town rival Ensign Energy Services…

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