TORONTO - Energy stocks helped pull the Toronto stock market lower as oil prices retreated ahead of a key meeting by the OPEC cartel later this week.
U.S. stocks rose in early trading in line with gains from Asian markets and thanks to improvement in German business confidence. The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose six points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,069 as of 9:35 a.m.
Email; Share; Tweet; Save; More. LONDON - The Toronto-based private equity firm Onex Corporation said on Monday that it had agreed to pay up to 3.75 billion euros, or about $4.64 billion, for the SIG Combibloc Group, a Swiss packaging company.
Ivanhoe Cambridge Inc., the real estate division of Canadian pension plan Caisse de d�p�t et placement du Qu�bec, and joint venture partner Callahan Capital Properties bought two adjoining office properties in Seattle for $280 million.
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York November 18, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Lucas Jackson.