Shares in Bank of Nova Scotia climbed on Thursday after the bank reported higher-than-expected second-quarter earnings that showed signs of improved credit quality.
For the most part, Alberta's oil industry has been diplomatic with the NDP government in charge. But this week, one company decided to dial up the pressure on the new premier.
Alberta's housing market is not yet feeling the full weight of low oil prices as the number of newly insured mortgages rose in the province during the first quarter of the year, Canada's federal housing agency reported.
CALGARY -- The Alberta Securities Commission is warning investors to beware of unregistered companies offering online trading services.
Canadian stocks fell, extending a monthly loss, as data showed the biggest contraction in the nation's economy since 2009. Health-care stocks fell amid a 1.3 percent slide for Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd.