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2 Canadian Banks Begin Burning Accounts Linked To Marijuana Industry

CP | Alexandra Posadzki | Posted 09.12.2016 | Canada Business

A marijuana paraphernalia store owner says his Scotiabank account is being cancelled.

RBC Keeping A Close Eye On Housing In Vancouver, Toronto

CP | Alex Posadzki, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.24.2016 | Canada Business

"The short supply of single-family homes ... coupled with strong demand" is something to watch.

Apple Pay Has Arrived At Canada's Big 5 Banks

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.01.2016 | Canada Business

The mobile payment service works with certain models of the Apple iPhone 6, iPad tablets and Apple Watch.

Banks Lose Supreme Court Of Canada Battle Over Credit Card Fees

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.19.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's top court has restored a Quebec trial judge's decision that penalizes several of the country's big banks for failing to meet provinc...

New Heights Of Profit

CP | Posted 08.22.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO _ Canada's largest bank is hiking its dividend for common shares by six per cent after reporting a record third-quarter profit that beat analy...

Royal Bank Q1 Profit Rises

CP | Posted 02.26.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO -- The Royal Bank has seen the growth of its consumer lending business slow down and that's a good thing, RBC chief executive Gord Nixon said ...

Canadians Are Full On Debt, Thanks

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Canada's biggest banks say consumers are reaching the limit on how much they can afford to borrow, and that's likely to slow loan growth thi...

World's Strongest Banks Ranked

CBC | Posted 07.01.2013 | Canada Business

Four of Canada's biggest banks have landed among the top 10 in a global ranking of the strongest banks, although two of them have seen their rankings ...

Royal Bank Chief's Frosty Meeting

CBC | Posted 06.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The head of the Royal Bank of Canada met with B.C. union leaders on Wednesday to discuss the contentious issue of outsourcing and foreign workers. ...

Too Many Temps

CBC | Posted 06.10.2013 | Canada Business

The Alberta Federation of Labour called for an inquiry Tuesday after it obtained a government list of more than 4,000 companies given approval to hire...

Temps Doing The Wrong Jobs In Alberta, Says Labour Group

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.09.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - A labour group is calling for a review of a federal program designed to help employers quickly hire temporary foreign workers for high-skil...

Replacing Staff With Foreign Workers? That's 'Unacceptable'

CP | Diana Mehta, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.07.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Royal Bank of Canada was scrambling to explain its hiring practices to customers Sunday after a media report claiming the bank was emplo...

Changes And Challenges Ahead For Big Banks

CP | David Friend, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.07.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Change is afoot at the big Canadian banks, as some of its top leaders near retirement age just as the economy runs into fresh challenges wit...

Royal Bank Profits Soar In Q4, Sets Profit Record

CP | Craig Wong, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.29.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Royal Bank (TSX:RY) reported Thursday a record annual profit for its latest year, including $1.9 billion in the fourth quarter, powered ...

Most Fees, Expiry Dates Dropped On RBC Prepaid Visas

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - With an eye to the holiday shopping season, the Royal Bank has become the first major financial institution to move on upcoming regulations ...