Recent Quotes (30 days)

You have no recent quotes
chg | %

Market summary

Sep 1 - Markets closed

World markets

Shanghai 3,160.17 -6.46 (-0.20%)
Nikkei 225 18,095.40 -70.29 (-0.39%)
Hang Seng Index 20,934.94 -250.49 (-1.18%)
TSEC 8,035.29 +17.73 (0.22%)
FTSE 100 6,045.64 -12.90 (-0.21%)
EURO STOXX 50 3,176.41 -12.32 (-0.39%)
CAC 40 4,527.19 -13.97 (-0.31%)
S&P/ASX 200 5,101.50 +5.10 (0.10%)
BSE Sensex 25,568.03 -128.41 (-0.50%)
TA25 1,581.50 +18.44 (1.18%)
SMI 8,619.38 -1.89 (-0.02%)
ATX 2,267.88 -10.23 (-0.45%)
IBOVESPA 45,477.06 -1,148.46 (-2.46%)
SET 1,368.22 +5.83 (0.43%)
BIST100 73,595.02 +25.37 (0.03%)
IBEX 9,880.30 -112.50 (-1.13%)
WIG 50,310.25 +18.05 (0.04%)
TASI 7,312.99 -125.45 (-1.69%)
MERVAL 10,131.71 -175.61 (-1.70%)

Currencies

CAD/USD 0.7551 +0.0007 (0.09%)
CAD/EUR 0.6695 +0.0016 (0.23%)
CAD/JPY 90.4657 +0.1385 (0.15%)
CAD/GBP 0.4937 +0.0008 (0.16%)
CAD/HKD 5.8521 +0.0051 (0.09%)
CAD/AUD 1.0766 +0.0004 (0.04%)
Canada slips into recession as oil slump bites
The country has fallen victim to cheap oil and slid into recession for the first time in six years. The G-7 economy is a big energy exporter and the slump in crude prices - currently below $50 a barrel - has spread pain across the country and hit growth.
Closer scrutiny of Canadian economy doesn't pass the recession test  
Oil prices pull Canada into recession, fuelling concerns Australia could be next  
Market Chart
13,481.90 -377.22 (-2.72%)
547.97 -11.51 (-2.06%)
16,058.35 -469.68 (-2.84%)
1,913.85 -58.33 (-2.96%)

Top stories

A judge has allowed Uber drivers in California to take legal action to determine whether they are contractors or employees. Three drivers had sued Uber, arguing they were employees of the company.
Major companies in Canada's energy industry are making another round of deep staff cuts and further shrinking their spending plans as oil and gas players scramble to stay afloat as the year-long commodity rout continues.
TORONTO (Reuters) - Canada's main stock index fell 2.7 percent on Tuesday, in a broad retreat led by financial and energy stocks as oil prices slumped, weak Chinese data renewed fears of slowing growth, and Canada officially slipped into recession.
MONTREAL - Quebecor has locked out workers at its printing plant in Mirabel, north of Montreal. The Teamsters union said the lockout directly affects 44 press workers, mechanics, electricians and handlers.
VANCOUVER - A mistake by Air Canada in offering a package of flights at just 10 per cent of the value has triggered a proposed class-action lawsuit by customers who thought they got an amazing deal.

Trends

Popular searches on GoogleChange Mkt Cap
AGF.B AGF Management Limited -4.65% 482.79M
GEI Gibson Energy Inc. -4.74% 2.33B
VSN Veresen Inc -2.94% 3.85B

Bank of Canada daily digest

Money markets Change
Overnight rate 0.529% +0.0102
Corporate paper, 1 month 0.610% 0.00
Treasury bill, 1 month 0.360% 0.00
Inflation
Total consumer price index 1.30% +0.300
Interest rates
10 year bond 2.11% +0.0400
Prime business rate 2.70% 0.00
Conventional mortgage, 5 yrs 4.64% 0.00