Energy companies and miners helped push the Toronto stock market lower Tuesday morning as investors looked for direction amid a dearth of market-moving corporate and economic news.
MONTREAL - Quebec pension fund manager La Caisse de depot is investing $8 million in commercial insurance broker, BFL Canada. La Caisse says the long-term funds will help the broker grow its presence, with a focus on acquisitions.
(Reuters) - Canadian Pacific Railway (CP.TO: Quote) (CP.N: Quote), the country's second-largest rail operator, said on Tuesday it will buy back up to 5.3 million shares, or about 3 percent of its total outstanding shares, over the next year.
Paramount Resources Ltd. is proposing a $50-million bid for the shares in MGM Energy Corp. it doesn't already own after MGM came up empty-handed in its search for a partner to help fund development of Northwest Territories shale oil prospects.
In the wake of the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 last week, here's a look back at 10 other major international flight disasters over the last five decades.