Loonie Soars (Thanks, Ben Bernanke)

TORONTO — The Canadian dollar shot up almost a full US cent to a 13-month high Thursday as the U.S. currency weakened after the U.S. Federal Reserve launched another round of economic stimulus. The lo...

Jittery Traders Await Bernanke Speech

TORONTO - The Canadian dollar was higher Friday as U.S. Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke tried to reassure markets about economic prospects while not committing the central bank to any stimulus m...