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Canadian dollar on a roll

Loonie tops 90 cents off as U.S. currency loses favour; traders shrug off sketchy Canadian economic picture


Macquarie snaps up Tristone for $130-million

Acquisition of Calgary-based energy investment bank will give Australian group broader geographic reach


Royal Bank loses $50-million

Previously disclosed charge pulls Canada's biggest bank into the red; results meet expectations when the charge is factored out


WestJet aims to close gap with Air Canada

Larger rival is ‘on the ropes,' CEO says; Alberta-based carrier wants to add 18 new destinations over next four years


Gold jumps above $970/oz as dollar weakens

Precious metal climbs to firmest level since late February


Auto makers plead for 'survival' loans

Detroit Three want Clement, McGuinty to provide aid ahead of today's results they say will test industry's ability to survive


Arctic contains 13 per cent of remaining oil

U.S. Geological Survey also updates natural gas deposits as Canada and its polar neighbours pursue competing claims in the region


Auto-parts industry seeks $1-billion in loans

Government package 'required immediately' to help sector survive during liquidity crisis – and avoid collapse, manufacturers warn


Top CPPIB officials take pay cut

Four executives of pension plan investment board saw compensation drop 31 per cent last year


QTrade retains crown

The Globe and Mail's annual ranking of online brokerages


UK data signals worst of downturn may be over

House prices up for second time in three months in May; consumer confidence holds steady


House listings begin to slow down

Some provinces saw sales outpace new listings in September, latest CREA figures show


Pickton must serve 25 years

Sentenced late Tuesday to life imprisonment after court hears victim impact statements


Britain launches auto scrap plan to boost sales

Government, manufacturers share cost of giving discount of $3,600 to junk a ‘banger'


MDS takes hit from Chalk River shutdown

Life sciences company expects $4-million loss for each month the supplier of medical isotopes is offline