New York: China's richest person got even wealthier as Alibaba soared on its first day of trading. Jack Ma, who started the e-commerce company in his apartment in 1999, has added $US5 billion ($5.6 billion) to his net worth.
TORONTO -- The Toronto stock market pulled back sharply in heavy trading Friday, weighed down by metals and mining, gold and financials stocks.
OTTAWA - Canada's top court has restored a Quebec trial judge's decision that penalizes several of the country's big banks for failing to meet provincial disclosure requirements when they charged currency-conversion fees to their credit card customers.
TORONTO (Reuters) - Major accounting firm Ernst & Young LLP [ERNY.UL] has reached a tentative settlement with Canada's biggest securities regulator over its audits of Sino-Forest Corp [SCLC.
New home hunters be warned: The price you expect to pay for a new home is likely $83,556 short of what you'll actually end up spending, according to a new survey.