National PostBank of Nova Scotia, Canada's third-largest lender by assets, also said Friday it plans to buy back up to 24 million shares, or about 2 per cent of its stock, within the next year.
Canadians are showing a strong ability to manage their debts even as housing prices rise, with arrears on CMHC mortgages at a low 0.34 per cent for the first quarter of this year, according to new figures from the federal housing agency.
There have been some tense moments in the skies recently, as a passenger jet approaching LaGuardia Airport had to make a sudden maneuver to avoid colliding with a drone, and five commercial airline pilots reported that green lasers were pointed at their ...
(Adds strategist comment; updates prices to close). * TSX ends down 92.91 points, or 0.62 percent, at 15,014.09. * Eight of 10 main sectors in the red.
CALGARY -- The Alberta Securities Commission is warning investors to beware of unregistered companies offering online trading services.