TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index was little changed on Tuesday as concerns about the crisis in Ukraine were offset by a jump in gold-mining shares after the price of bullion gained.
MONTREAL - Quebec pension fund manager La Caisse de depot is investing $8 million in commercial insurance broker, BFL Canada. La Caisse says the long-term funds will help the broker grow its presence, with a focus on acquisitions.
(Reuters) - Canadian Pacific Railway (CP.TO: Quote) (CP.N: Quote), the country's second-largest rail operator, said on Tuesday it will buy back up to 5.3 million shares, or about 3 percent of its total outstanding shares, over the next year.
Paramount Resources Ltd. is proposing a $50-million bid for the shares in MGM Energy Corp. it doesn't already own after MGM came up empty-handed in its search for a partner to help fund development of Northwest Territories shale oil prospects.
A Malaysia Airlines plane has been missing since Saturday morning. A search is now on to try and find it. It took off from Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia, but contact with the plane was lost during the flight.