Bad week at the box office: Ticketmaster faces call for federal probe in the U.S.

A congressman is calling on the U.S. attorney general to investigate possible “corruption” and “market malfeasance” at global entertainment giant…

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Shares in MEG soar as analysts predict Husky will boost hostile takeover offer

Financial analysts say Husky Energy Inc. will likely have to sweeten its $3.3-billion hostile takeover bid for fellow Calgary oilsands…

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Facebook says 50 million user accounts affected by security breach

Facebook reported a major security breach in which 50 million user accounts were accessed by unknown attackers. In a blog…

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John Hancock will sell life insurance only to people who use fitness trackers

John Hancock, one of the oldest and largest North American life insurers, will stop underwriting traditional life insurance and instead…

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Collapse of Lehman Brothers 10 years ago still looms over Canada’s economy

Ten years ago oil was trading at more than $100 US per barrel, the loonie had risen well above parity…

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TREB gives cease-and-desist letter to realtor who posted home sales data

The Toronto Real Estate Board says it has written to members who posted Greater Toronto Area home sales data requesting…

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Mark Carney agrees to stay at Bank of England until January 2020

The Bank of England’s Mark Carney agreed Tuesday to extend his period as governor by six months until January 2020 to…

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Scotiabank CEO: U.S.-Mexico breakthrough is a positive, relieves ambiguity

Scotiabank’s CEO believes this week’s breakthrough in trade talks between the United States and Mexico is positive for the bank…

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Lower shipments of cars and car parts push Canadian wholesale sales down in June

Statistics Canada says wholesale sales fell 0.8 per cent in June to $63.1 billion in June. The report was in…

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Uber narrows quarterly loss as company polishes tarnished image

Uber is still struggling to make money while the ride-hailing service’s CEO deals with the headaches left behind by his…

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