By Cameron French. TORONTO (Reuters) - Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD.TO: Quote) reported a 2 percent increase in quarterly earnings as higher trading, business lending and U.S.
Stocks in the U.S. rose, bucking a global selloff that began with a 7.3% plunge in Japan's stock market. Markets around the world had been jostled by a confluence of events that interrupted a monthslong rally in risky assets.
By Toni Vorobyova. LONDON | Thu May 23, 2013 12:19pm EDT. LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's FTSE 100 share index suffered its biggest one-day drop in a year on Thursday, knocked off historic peaks by weak economic data and signs the U.S.
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Marathon Oil Corp. has called off talks to sell a portion of its stake in a major Alberta oil sands mining operation, adding to a growing list of sales efforts in the sector that have come up dry.