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.
Someday, LaGuardia Airport will be quite a bit less awful. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey yesterday took a small but critical step toward relieving travelers of the New York airport as they know it.
(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.