Harper hands GM billions in apparent about-face

Federal taxpayers will subsidize pensioners after all

Stocks turn tail after U.S. Treasury sale

GM shares tumble as auto maker edges closer to bankruptcy filing; financials drop on TSX

Blackmont cuts BMO to “sell”

Concerns over provisions for bad loans trigger rating downgrade

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Saudi predicts new oil spike amid investment fears

IMF agrees with medium-term volatility forecast, but sees stable oil markets in short term


Ending an era, Teachers unloads BCE stake

Sale of 4-per-cent share in telecommunications giant - once fund's single largest holding - signals demise of tumultuous relationship


Ottawa aims to dull sting of rising deficit

Flaherty won't reveal shortfall; watchdog estimates $40-billion


Profitable TD ‘feeling quite good'

Quarterly earnings of $618-million beat analyst expectations


BMO profit falls on loan provisions

Bank of Montreal posts better-than-expected earnings of $358-million


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


Charges send CIBC to $51-million loss

Bank's writedowns greater than expected; CEO encouraged by improving economic outlook


Gasoline breaks through $1 level

Average price across Canada reaches highest level in seven months, seasonal factor cited


GM's bond swap fails; bankruptcy is next step

Debt holders refuse to trade for stock; U.S. stake in auto maker could rise to 69%


World economy stabilizing, Krugman says

I will not be surprised to see world trade stabilize, world industrial production stabilize and start to grow two months from now, Nobel Prize-winning economist says


Hedge fund manager Tardif resigns from Sprott

Charles Oliver and Jamie Horvat to take over his funds at Sprott Asset Management


Air Canada strikes deal with credit card companies

Airline secures agreement to lower cash requirement