NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose sharply on Friday, with the Dow hitting an intraday record high as the Bank of Japan significantly ramped up its stimulus program, just days after the Federal Reserve wound down its years-long package of incentives.
U.S. and Canadian stock markets at midday were holding onto most of their gains from this morning, when they jolted higher in reaction to unexpected news that the Bank of Japan is aggressively boosting stimulus measures.
As part of a �streamlining� of its capital markets business, the Bank of Nova Scotia has cut 28 positions from its operations in Toronto, New York and London.
TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's major banks and credit card companies have reached a deal with the federal government to cut fees charged to merchants for credit transactions, the Canadian Press news agency reported on Friday, citing unidentified ...
Bombardier is suspending negotiations on a $3.4-billion proposal to assemble turboprop aircraft in Russia due to the country's political situation and weak economy.