11 Canadian Stocks Hit 52-Week Highs on Friday at Toronto Stock Exchange

TORONTO, CANADA - Even as the S&P/TSX Composite Index was down by 14.30 points at the close on Friday, 11 stocks trading at the...

Teleperformance Wins Contact Center Service Provider of the Year Award

Teleperformance, one of the world’s top providers of outsourced customer experience management services, received its fourth consecutive Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Contact Center...

Sun Life Financial Appoints Scott F. Powers to the Board of Directors

TORONTO, Canada - Sun Life Financial Inc. (TSX: SLF) (NYSE: SLF) is pleased to announce that Scott F. Powers has been appointed to the...

IATA and UNECE Ink Trade Facilitation Agreement

GENEVA - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to...

McDonald’s Shutting Down 700 Stores Globally This Year

The world's largest chain of hamburger fast food restaurants, McDonald's, announced that it will close about 700 stores around the world this year to...

US Economy Contracts As India Surges In First Quarter

The US government has reported that the country's economy contracted by 0.7 percent annually in the first quarter of this year, lower than the...

Company Shares of Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) Trade Higher

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC)'s stock closed higher last week at $15.89 a share, up 2.19% from the previous close of $15.55. The question...
Mackenzie Investments

Mackenzie Investments Joins TSX

Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) welcomes Mackenzie Financial Corporation (Mackenzie Investments), one of Canada's largest independent asset managers, to open trading this morning to celebrate...

Zynga To Cut 364 Jobs in Cost Cutting Move

San Francisco-based video-game maker Zynga announced that it will cut about 18 percent of its workforce by the fourth quarter of this year, a...

Bradesco Reportedly In Exclusive Talks To Buy HSBC’s Brazilian Arm for USD4bn

Bradesco, Brazil's second-largest private sector bank, is reportedly in exclusive talks with HSBC for a USD4bn sale of its Brazilian unit. The Financial Times report...
Katerra

Softbank leads $865m funding in high-tech construction startup Katerra

Softbank Vision Fund is leading a group of investors in backing the $865-million Series D funding in high-tech construction startup Katerra, the two-year-old Silicon...

Chevron Selling Stake in Caltex Australia for USD4.62 Billion

Chevron Corporation, an American multinational energy corporation, is selling its 50 percent stake in Caltex Australia Ltd, an Australian oil refiner, for about US$4.62...

Coulson’s Ardagh Group Nears USD3.2-Billion Acquisition of Saint Gobain Unit

DUBLIN, IRELAND - Luxembourg-based Ardagh Group, a glass and metal packaging solutions giant, is reportedly finalizing a deal to acquire Saint Gobain's Verallia glass...

Bridgestone Canada Expanding Joliette Plant with USD300M Investment

Bridgestone Canada is expanding its Canadian passenger and light truck tire manufacturing facility in Joliette with a USD300 million investment. In a statement, the company...

Can Fiat Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU)’s Stock Gain Today from Ferrari’s IPO?

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU)'s stock was up by 1.88 percent in after hours trading after closing flat at US$15.94 a share on Tuesday....

US: Jefferies Reiterates American Express to Hold, Lowers Target Price to $70

American Express Company (NYSE:AXP), a payments, network and travel company that offers credit payment card products, is reiterated by Jefferies Group to Hold Thursday...

New York Life Names Edward Shirley to Board of Directors

Former Bacardi Ltd President and CEO Edward Shirley has been elected to the Board of Directors of New York Life Insurance Company effective 01...
Evoke Pharma

Evoke Pharma (NASDAQ:EVOK) Is Up 35%, Here’s Why

Evoke Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:EVOK)'s shares are up 35% in pre-market trading today after closing 2.48% higher in the previous trading day. The stock gained by...
Air Canada

Air Canada Launches Non-Stop Vancouver-Delhi Flights

Air Canada has announced the introduction of the only non-stop flights from Vancouver to Delhi, India beginning October 20, 2016, in time for Diwali...

A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of First Insurance Company

LONDON - A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of B++ (Good) and the issuer credit rating of "bbb" of First Insurance Company...