Canada's main stock index ended barely higher on Friday, as gains for banks and gold miners were offset by slips in pipeline companies and railway stocks.
On Tuesday the market will, for the first time, get to pass judgment on the recently priced initial public offering of Kinder Morgan Canada.
Oil prices rebounded to rise more than 1 per cent on Friday, but Brent crude ended the week nearly 3 per cent lower after an OPEC-led decision to extend production curbs did not go as far as many investors had hoped.
TORONTO -- The Canadian dollar strengthened on Friday against its U.S. counterpart, adding to this week's gains as oil recovered some lost ground, while data showed that bearish bets on the loonie rose to a fresh record high.
BlackBerry Ltd. says it will receive US$940 million from Qualcomm by May 31 to settle a dispute over royalty payments. An arbitrator sided with BlackBerry in April, and announced an interim award of US$814.9 million plus additional amounts for interest ...