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Daniel Tencer

Senior Business Editor, HuffPost Canada

Daniel Tencer has written for numerous publications, including the Ottawa Citizen and The Raw Story. He has been the business editor at HuffPost Canada since 2011.

Competition Bureau OKs Huge Canadian Media Merger

OTTAWA - The Competition Bureau approved Bell's proposed $3.38-billion takeover of Astral Media Inc. on Monday, but is forcing the company to sell several of Astral's pay and specialty television chan...
03/04/2013 04:49 EST

TSX Among World's Worst Stock Markets In 2012

The Toronto Stock Exchange is set to close out an underwhelming three per cent gain for 2012, which would place Canada's benchmark bourse among the developed world's worst-performing stock markets thi...
12/31/2012 12:02 EST

Why Are Prices Higher In Canada Than In The U.S.?

It’s the holiday season, that magical time of year when Canadians come together to ask: Why are we still paying more for everything than Americans? Amazon launched its Canadian Kindle store a few week...
12/19/2012 08:47 EST

Is Canada’s Job Market In A Bubble?

Canada’s job market had a stellar November, with 59,000 net positions created — six times what economists had predicted — while the jobless rate fell to 7.2 per cent, nearing lows not seen since the e...
12/08/2012 08:29 EST

The Brick To Pay Millions Over False Advertising

MONTREAL — The Brick Ltd. (TSX:BRK) has agreed to pay $2 million to settle a class-action lawsuit filed three years ago over claims the retailer's advertising erroneously suggested that customers pay...
11/27/2012 03:50 EST

ANALYSIS: Housing Crash? Don't Blame These Guys

This summer, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Finance Minister Jim Flaherty took a regulatory hammer to Canada’s housing markets, causing condo sales to plummet in Toronto, and sinking Vancouver hous...
11/02/2012 05:10 EDT
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Major Shake-Up At Citibank

Vikram Pandit is resigning as CEO of Citigroup, the company announced in a press release Tuesday. He will be replaced by Michael Corbat, previously the bank's CEO of Europe, Middle East and Africa. T...
10/16/2012 09:31 EDT

The Great One Offers Some Financial Advice

TORONTO — He may have been daring on the ice, but when it comes to money, even the Great One likes to play it safe. Wayne Gretzky says he learned early on to live within his means and keep his nest eg...
10/02/2012 09:09 EDT

Reason You're Paying More At The Pump? 'Greed'

MONTREAL — One industry analyst has a simple explanation for the higher gas prices that jolted motorists Wednesday in major Canadian centres: "greed.'' The shock at the gas pumps was particularly acut...
09/12/2012 05:31 EDT