TORONTO - A new safeguard is now in place to help protect mutual fund investors. Effective Monday, mutual fund companies are required to provide investors key information on things like a fund's performance and fees before they buy.
Canada's main stock index edged lower on Monday as oil seesawed and gold fell to a 3-1/2-month low, while financials firmed ahead of a potential increase in U.S.
Canadian stocks were little-changed, trading near the highest level since August, as gains among the nation's largest lenders offset a drop in raw-materials producers with gold on track for a $100 loss this month.
It's a happily-ever-after ending for two dogs separated from each other, and from their owner, during the Fort McMurray evacuation.
OTTAWA - Canada has fallen to 10th place in the latest rankings of business competitiveness by the IMD World Competitiveness Center, its worst position in several years.