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‘Perverse behaviour’ by investors baffles economists


August 9th, 2011 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Aug 9 (IANS) The continuing market mayhem Monday puzzled economists who wondered why investors are seeking refuge in the very US assets that have been downgraded by Standard ... Read more...

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BlackBerry stock slips as tablet gets lukewarm response


April 20th, 2011 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 20 (IANS) The launch of its PlayBook tablet didn't reverse the fortunes of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion (RIM) on the Toronto stock market Tuesday as its stock ... Read more...

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BlackBerry stock slips after PlayBook unveiling


September 29th, 2010 - 8:23 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Sep 29 (IANS) The unveiling of the PlayBook tablet by the BlackBerry maker Research in Motion (RIM) didn't help its fortunes as its shares took a big dive on the Toronto ... Read more...

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BlackBerry shares fall marginally


January 23rd, 2009 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 23 (IANS) BlackBerry maker Research In Motion's shares fell only slightly Thursday after the news that its two co-CEOs face a multi-million dollar fine from the market regulatory body.The co-CEOs ... Read more...

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Canadian markets lose all gains of New Year


January 13th, 2009 - 11:13 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Jan 13 (IANS) After posting gains of almost five percent since Jan 1, Canadian markets retreated into the negative territory for the first time in the New Year Monday.As commodity prices ... Read more...

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World energy leader Toronto market gains on oil prices


December 30th, 2008 - 10:12 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 30 (IANS) As the Israeli strikes on Hamas pushed oil prices slightly higher Monday, the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) - which is the world's largest energy market - gained more ... Read more...

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Consumer confidence sinks to 27-year low in Canada


December 23rd, 2008 - 10:17 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 23 (IANS) With Canadians increasingly worried about their jobs and finances, consumer confidence has sunk to the lowest level in a quarter century, said a survey by a Canadian think ... Read more...

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Canada cuts interest rate to lowest in five decades


December 10th, 2008 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Dec 10 (IANS) With the Canadian economy - most robust among all the G7 industrialized nations - officially entering a recession, the country's national bank has cut its interest rate to ... Read more...

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Record one-day fall for Canadian dollar


November 13th, 2008 - 9:07 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Nov 13 (IANS) The Canadian dollar suffered the worst one-day loss against the US dollar in its history Wednesday even as the country's national bank announced to inject $8 billion ... Read more...

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Toronto market crosses 10,000-mark, loonie up


November 5th, 2008 - 9:17 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Nov 5 (IANS) The Toronto stock market crossed the 10,000-mark on the opening day of the week with the composite index posting a 395.32-point gain Tuesday.Riding on higher commodity and oil ... Read more...

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Canadian dollar touches three-year low


October 22nd, 2008 - 9:01 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 22 (IANS) The Canadian dollar touched its three-year low against the US dollar Tuesday, falling as low as 81.91 cents US during the day and closing at 82.15 cents US.It ... Read more...

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