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WORLD STOCK MARKETS SINK

CP | Pan Pylas, The Associated Press | Posted 04.05.2014 | Canada Business

LONDON - Financial markets steadied Tuesday after the turmoil of the previous day reverberated into the Asian session. However, lingering concerns ove...

Bad Start To Week: Oil, Asian Markets Tumble

AP | Chris Kahn, The Associated Press | Posted 12.03.2011 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Oil started the final quarter of 2011 with a whimper.The benchmark price dropped below US$78 a barrel to its lowest level in more tha...

Loonie Stays Below Parity As Markets Stay Jittery

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.22.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Toronto stock market racked up another steep decline Friday, the third in a string of selloff days that have seen investors flee the vul...

TSX, Loonie Plunge As Fear Grips Markets

CP | John Valorzi, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.22.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Fears that a suffocating debt crisis could choke the life out of the world's delicate economic recovery battered the world's stock markets T...

World Stock Markets Hit The Skids On Fed's Warning

CP | Sarah Dilorenzo, The Associated Press | Posted 11.22.2011 | Canada Business

PARIS - The U.S. Federal Reserve's tacit acknowledgment that America's economic slowdown is likely to persist for quite a while sent global stock mark...

Yet Another Day Of Downward-Bound Stock Markets

CP | Colleen Barry, The Associated Press | Posted 10.19.2011 | Canada Business

MILAN - Global stocks slid again Friday as fears of a possible U.S. recession combined with ongoing worries over Europe's debt crisis, which is stokin...

TSX Nearly 400 Points Lower On Recession Fears

CP | Posted 10.18.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Toronto stock market closed nearly 400 points lower Thursday amid a global selloff sparked by weak economic reports that spooked already...

So Far, So Good: Markets Extend Gains Friday Morning

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.11.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Toronto stock market finished little changed Friday as a strong U.S. retail sales report raised hopes that a market bottom is near after...

No Respite: World Markets Tank Again Tuesday

The Globe and Mail | Posted 10.09.2011 | Canada Business

Global markets were in freefall for the 10th straight trading day Tuesday, as Asian and European commodity indices plunged on inflation and debt conce...

Asia, Europe Markets Rattled By Economic Fears

CP | Posted 10.05.2011 | Canada

BEIJING, China - Global stock markets tumbled Friday amid fears the U.S. may be heading back into recession and Europe's debt crisis is worsening. The...