TSX Plummets As Concerns About Global Growth Rise

CP | Alexandra Posadzki and Brian McKenna | Posted 08.21.2015 | Canada Business

Nearly all of the sectors on the TSX closed lower on Friday.

TSX Soars, NASDAQ Hits 15-Year High

CP | Alexandra Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.23.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO -- Energy and mining stocks led a solid advance on the Toronto stock market on Thursday, while the Nasdaq finished the day at a record high. ...

TSX Wipes Out Gains For The Year

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.10.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — North American markets racked up sharp losses Tuesday amid growing concern that the U.S. Federal Reserve could move sooner than thought on...


CP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.02.2015 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - The Nasdaq composite index is closing above 5,000 for the first time since the dot-com bubble peaked 15 years ago.The index, which is...


CP | Posted 02.03.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market closed sharply higher as the rally in crude prices continued. The S&P/TSX composite index jumped 162.30 points to...

Even With Oil Prices In Free Fall, TSX Eking Out A Gain For The Year

CP | Posted 12.29.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — The Toronto stock market registered a solid advance Monday, building on gains racked up last week in the wake of stronger than expected ec...

Stock Markets Get Slaughtered

CP | Posted 10.09.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — Concerns that stock markets are getting too far ahead of themselves dragged both New York and Toronto markets lower on Thursday, motivated...

Worst Week In 2 Years

AP/HuffPost Canada | The Associated Press | Posted 10.01.2014 | Canada Business

The U.S. stock market is closing out its worst week in two years. Traders moved money into investments traditionally seen as having lower risk Frid...


CP | Posted 04.11.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO — North American stock markets closed in the red for a second session Friday as nervousness about Chinese growth, corporate earnings and sto...

Japan Unleashes World's Mightiest Stimulus Plan

CP | Malcolm Morrison, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.04.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Toronto stock market closed lower for a third session Thursday as further weak employment data raised worries about slowing U.S. economi...

LinkedIn is Linked to the Best Type of Ads; Facebook Faceplants

Paul Barter | Posted 08.18.2012 | Canada Business
Paul Barter

Facebook is learning that what people like to chat about when they should be working isn't a very effective way to match ads to eyeballs. LinkedIn on the other hand has a very specific type of advertising structure, and one that works very well: job postings. Is there an ad people want to see more than one promising a better career?

Harper To Host Economic Leaders As Europe Debt Crisis Unfolds

CP | Steve Rennie and Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.27.2011 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - As worries about the European debt crisis and the tepid U.S. economic recovery threaten to derail Canadian growth, the prime minister said Tu...

TSX Dives On Opening

CP | Sunny Freeman, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.06.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Toronto Stock Exchange pared early triple-digit losses but still closed lower Tuesday as North American traders returned from the Labou...

TSX Edges Higher As Dow Plummets Again

CP | Posted 10.10.2011 | Canada Business

UPDATE: Toronto's S&P/TSX composite index bucked the trend south of the border and ended the day higher, finishing up nearly 90 points over Tuesday's ...

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...

TSX: Another Day, Another Drop

CP | Posted 10.05.2011 | Canada Business

TORONTO - As the Toronto stock market took a beating for the second straight day Friday, Sinny Abili quietly read a book on a bench in Toronto's finan...

US Debt Ceiling Impasse Sends TSX Stocks Down

CP | Posted 09.26.2011 | Canada

TORONTO - The resource sector led the way to a steep decline on the Toronto stock market Wednesday as investors grew increasingly pessimistic about th...

Could Nasdaq Bid For The TMX?

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.05.2011 | Canada

TORONTO -- There's a distinct possibility that a big American stock market like the Nasdaq will take a run at acquiring TMX Group (TSX:X) before a lon...