BMO hikes dividend after profit rises 38% in 4th quarter

Bank of Montreal hiked its dividend as it reported a fourth-quarter profit that jumped 38 per cent compared with a…

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Eye-roll nation: Why our sympathy for economic pain often stops at provincial borders

You could almost hear Albertans’ eyes roll in unison this week, as Unifor president Jerry Dias exited a meeting with Prime Minister Justin…

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Why Toronto won by losing the bid for Amazon’s new headquarters

Toronto’s bid for Amazon’s second headquarters, known as HQ2, fell short to not just one location, but two — New…

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Canadian pot stocks rise as 3 U.S. states vote to legalize cannabis in some form

Shares in major cannabis companies were higher on the TSX on Wednesday as U.S. voters in three of the four…

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CMHC forecasts housing starts and sales to decline over next two years

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the country’s real estate market is expected to moderate over the next two years…

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Brian Mulroney joins board of directors of New York-based pot company

Former prime minister Brian Mulroney is joining the board of directors of an American cannabis company. Acreage Holdings, one of…

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Stock market experts say this is a stumble, not a plunge

Whoa, what was that? After months of relative calm, North American stock markets have been jolted by a sudden run of turbulent…

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‘Buy local’ dairy campaign sparked by trade deal that allows more U.S. milk into Canada

The latest trade deal allowing more U.S. milk to pour into Canada has sparked a rallying cry to buy Canadian…

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Aurora Cannabis seeks to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange

Marijuana company Aurora Cannabis Inc. has applied to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange. The shares are…

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Canada records international trade surplus, driven by decline in imports

Canada recorded its first merchandise trade surplus with the world in more than 18 months in August, as unusually timed shutdowns at…

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