toronto stock exchange

Mayhem on Toronto bourse as RIM, Potash Corp. plunge


August 5th, 2011 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 5 (IANS) North America's biggest resource market here followed mayhem on New York markets Thursday as investors worried about the possibility of a deeper slowdown fuelled by the ... Read more...

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India urged to issue global white paper on mining


July 31st, 2011 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 31 (IANS) With the Karnataka mining scam making news in Canada, Indo-Canadian honchos have urged New Delhi to address concerns of foreign investors eyeing the Indian mining ... Read more...

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Canada reviewing sale of Nortel patents


July 7th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 7 (IANS) Canada is reviewing the sale of Nortel patents to a foreign consortium led by Apple so that the deal is not violative of national interest.Apple, BlackBerry ... Read more...

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Apple pushes BlackBerry to third spot in smartphone market


July 6th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, July 6 (IANS) There is more bad news for slipping BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM). According to the latest smartphone market data, BlackBerry is at third place as ... Read more...

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Toronto stock exchange kills merger deal with London


June 30th, 2011 - 9:02 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 30 (IANS) The Toronto Stock exchange (TSE) has terminated its proposed merger with the London Stock Exchange as two-thirds of its shareholders didn't back the $3.7 billion merger ... Read more...

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Canadians evoke patriotism to stop London bourse


June 14th, 2011 - 10:37 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 14 (IANS) Opposition to the proposed acquisition of the Toronto Stock Exchange by the London Stock Exchange got ugly Monday as a rival Canadian group launched a hostile ... Read more...

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Investors dump BlackBerry as iMessage seen major threat


June 8th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 8 (IANS) Apple's iMessage took its toll on the BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) Tuesday when its stock sank below $37 - the lowest level since 2007.iMessage ... Read more...

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Bombardier posts $220-million profit, BlackBerry sinks


June 2nd, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 2 (IANS) Canadian icon Bombardier Wednesday posted $220 million profit for the first quarter even as the global rail and corporate aviation leader also announced a new $665-million ... Read more...

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Google Android smart phones top as Nokia, BlackBerry sink


June 1st, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
New York/Toronto, June 1 (IANS) Google's Android devices have become most popular smart phones in the US, said a Nielsen survey Tuesday, a day when Nokia shares tanked more than ... Read more...

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Facing lawsuit, BlackBerry rebuts investor charges


May 28th, 2011 - 11:37 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 28 (IANS) BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) Friday confirmed a lawsuit seeking "unspecified damages" has been filed against it in a US court for allegedly keeping investors ... Read more...

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Toronto, London stock exchanges set merger vote date


May 26th, 2011 - 10:59 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 26 (IANS) Even as the Toronto Stock Exchange and the London Stock Exchange Wednesday announced to hold special shareholder meetings June 30 to seek vote on their proposed ... Read more...

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Toronto exchange rejects rival bid, wants merger with London


May 21st, 2011 - 11:38 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 21 (IANS) With its merger with the London Stock Exchange still awaiting nod from the Canadian government, the Toronto Stock Exchange Friday rejected a rival bid by a ... Read more...

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PlayBook recall pushes BlackBerry stock to a new low


May 17th, 2011 - 9:36 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 17 (IANS) The stock of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) closed at a new low of $ 41.72 on the Toronto Stock Exchange Monday after the ... Read more...

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Toronto-London bourse merger iffy after rival offer


May 16th, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 16 (IANS) The proposed merger of the Toronto Stock Exchange with the London Stock Exchange may be in trouble as a Canadian group has made a rival offer ... Read more...

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RIM unveils thinnest BlackBerry Bold models (Lead)


May 3rd, 2011 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 2 (IANS) Research In Motion (RIM) Monday unveiled two new BlackBerry Bold smartphones at its annual BlackBerry World conference. The Canadian company also unveiled its new BlackBerry 7 ... Read more...

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RIM unveils thinnest BlackBerry Bold smartphones


May 3rd, 2011 - 12:05 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 2 (IANS) Research In Motion (RIM) Monday unveiled two new BlackBerry Bold smart phones at its annual BlackBerry World conference. The Canadian company also unveiled its new BlackBerry ... Read more...

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BlackBerry downgraded as stock tanks 14.4 percent


April 30th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 30 (IANS) As expected, shares of Research In Motion (RIM) tanked Friday after the BlackBerry maker slashed its outlook for the current quarter a day earlier.On the Toronto ... Read more...

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Toronto, London bourse merger termed ‘lob-sided’


April 21st, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 21 (IANS) As uncertainty persists over the proposed merger of the Toronto Stock Exchange with the London Stock Exchange, a committee of provincial lawmakers here has called ... Read more...

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BlackBerry chief hits out at critics


April 11th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 11 (IANS) With some analysts writing Research In Motion (RIM) off as "a broken brand" and its stock slipping almost 20 percent since last month, the top boss ... Read more...

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CEOs favour merger of Toronto, London bourses


April 4th, 2011 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 4 (IANS) Amid the continuing uncertainty over the proposed merger of the Toronto Stock Exchange with the London Stock Exchange, a majority of CEOs here say they ... Read more...

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BlackBerry is a ‘broken brand’: Trade analysts


March 26th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 26 (IANS) As shares of BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) plunged over 10 percent Friday after gloomy forecast about its current quarter, some trade analysts have called ... Read more...

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Terrorist lectures Canadian court before he gets life term


March 5th, 2011 - 10:48 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, March 5 (IANS) A convicted terrorist lectured a Canadian court here Friday about his extremist views before he was jailed for life for his role in the al-Qaeda-inspired Toronto-18 ... Read more...

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Canadian dollar at three-year high


February 26th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Feb 26 (IANS) The Canadian dollar Friday rose to its highest level against the US greenback in three years as the Toronto Stock Exchange surged with investors returning after ... Read more...

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HP, BlackBerry, Wal-Mart sink as markets retreat over Libyan crisis


February 23rd, 2011 - 9:45 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto/New York, Feb 23 (IANS) Global giants sank as stock markets tumbled in Toronto and New York Tuesday as oil prices surged amid worries over continuing unrest in Libya.A member ... Read more...

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BlackBerry stock shoots up on Citigroup upgradation


February 17th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Feb 17 (IANS) Buoyed up by big gains by energy, financial and tech stocks Wednesday, the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) surged over 14,000 points for the first time since ... Read more...

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Merger of London, Toronto exchanges under review


February 15th, 2011 - 10:14 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Feb 15 (IANS) Canada Monday announced that it will review the proposed mega merger of the Toronto Stock Exchange with the London Stock Exchange.The TMX Group, which operates the ... Read more...

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Canada to vet Toronto Exchange merger with London bourse


February 12th, 2011 - 12:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Feb 12 (IANS) The proposed merger of the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSE) with the London Stock Exchange (LSE) may not have smooth sailing as the Canadian and Ontario provincial ... Read more...

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Toronto, London stock exchanges to merge to form new global giant


February 9th, 2011 - 10:54 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Feb 9 (IANS) The Toronto Stock Exchange, the third largest in North America, is set to merge with the London Stock Exchange to create a new global mega bourse.The ... Read more...

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BlackBerry stock slips on India report


February 1st, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Feb 1 (IANS) Shares of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) slipped about two percent Monday after India rejected its offer for partial access to its encrypted corporate emails.Since ... Read more...

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World’s fertilizer leader doubles profits on rising food prices


January 28th, 2011 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Jan 28 (IANS) Rising global food prices have spelt bonanza for the world's biggest fertilizer company, Potash Corporation, which Thursday reported more than a two-fold increase in its profits ... Read more...

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BlackBerry to filter porn content for the first time


January 12th, 2011 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Jan 12 (IANS) For the first time, BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) has agreed to filter pornographic content on its smart phones bowing to pressure from Indonesia.The decision ... Read more...

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Canada gets tough on terror, hikes jail terms in Toronto plot


December 18th, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 18 (IANS) Toughening Canada's much criticized lenient stand on terrorism Friday, a court of appeal here raised sentences of terrorists jailed in the famous Toronto-18 plot. The Al-Qaeda-inspired ... Read more...

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ArcelorMittal set to buy Canadian iron ore company for $433 million


December 16th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 16 (IANS) Unless a rival bidder emerges possibly from China by Monday, ArcelorMittal is set to take over Canada's Baffinland Iron Mines for $433 million.ArcelorMittal has already ... Read more...

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Canadian markets hit pre-recession levels


December 2nd, 2010 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 2 (IANS) Canadian markets hit a new high Wednesday after the global meltdown, with the composite index on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) closing at 13,148.35 points.The last ... Read more...

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BlackBerry stock jumps 5.4 percent as investors return


December 1st, 2010 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, Dec 1 (IANS) Aggressive market posturing by the BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) after its recent tit-for-tat salvos with Apple seems to have fired the company's fortunes in ... Read more...

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