The Globe and Mail - Report on Business

Climate-change policies add $1-billion to Alberta expenses

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:44:44 -0500

Alberta expects its deficit for current fiscal year to hit $10.8-billion, climbing roughly $444-million from its original budget

Nearly all detached homes in Vancouver assessed at $1-million or more

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:01:00 -0500

Study shows 99.7 per cent of detached properties in the city are assessed at seven-figure values, with average prices up 30 per cent since mid-2015

The close: TSX falls for second day as materials, industrials slide

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:11:56 -0500

S&P 500 edges higher after Trump renews jobs pledge

RSA rolls out program to compete more fiercely for customers

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:01:37 -0500

The company is pursuing a transformation of its Canadian business as it looks to grow consistently amid ‘tough’ market conditions

2017 real GDP growth by province (forecast)

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:27:47 -0500

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David Culver was a devoted CEO who fought to preserve history

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 19:23:22 -0500

The head of Alcan Aluminium Limited worked to preserve historical buildings in Montreal and found solace in moments he had to himself

Oil prices fall as U.S. crude inventories rise further

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:01:32 -0500

U.S. crude stocks rose by 564,000 barrels last week: EIA

RBC reviews Asia wealth business for possible sale: sources

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 04:50:49 -0500

Bank’s move comes after several Western firms have withdrawn from private banking in Asia, because of slowing growth in the region and rising compliance costs

Globe's audience largest in Canada: survey

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:21:54 -0500

Media research firm Vividata finds The Globe and Mail has largest weekly reach in both print and digital

Corporate Survival Guide: How to be happier at work — and get more done

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:00:08 -0500

Welcome to our annual compendium of executive advice, where we tell you how to win your team’s undying devotion, get zen at your desk, deal with the office slacker and stop spending so much time stuck in meetings

When luring foreign investment, don’t forget the human factor

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:09:34 -0500

International businesses considering Canada as a destination need help to find top talent, advance research, and establish ties with local SMEs

Ottawa appeals to nuclear industry in clean-energy push

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:57:40 -0500

The nuclear industry is hoping to market a new generation of smaller, modular reactors (SMR) across Canada, but that technology is not commercially available

Canada’s securities regulators launch fintech ‘sandbox’ program

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:43:17 -0500

The Canadian Securities Administrators is launching what it is calling the Regulatory Sandbox Initiative to streamline challenges facing startups in the financial industry

Magna warns of Trump, Brexit impact; raises dividend

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:26:15 -0500

Canadian auto parts giant says election of protectionist governments could negatively affect both its own business and the auto sector generally

Husky bolstered by lower costs, higher margins

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:49:29 -0500

Husky Energy reported a profit of $186-million for the fourth-quarter

India rejects extension on pulse imports in blow to Canada’s largest market

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 19:42:27 -0500

India has rejected a long-standing exemption on pest treatment for peas and lentils in a blow to Canada’s top export market for the crops

HBC's fourth-quarter sales drop 1.2 per cent

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:39:26 -0500

The department store operator was hurt by weaker results at its European, Saks OFF 5th and Gilt operations

In the age of 'fake news,' media outlets turn to advertising to tout the importance of journalism

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:40:12 -0500

Media outlets are investing more in marketing campaigns, some for the first time in years, in the age of ‘fake news’

Nasdaq takes step toward Canadian exchange

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:50:57 -0500

Details around what kind of exchange Nasdaq has proposed to operate in the country have yet to be made public

Drabinksy-owned company poses no threat to investors, OSC told

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:07:18 -0500

Norman Bacal, a retired tax lawyer who is now a trustee of a trust set up for Mr. Drabinsky’s family members, told an Ontario Securities Commission hearing that his friend should have the right to set up a corporate structure for his business interests because it would lower his tax rate

Premarket: Global stocks ease as ‘Trumpflation trade’ loses momentum

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:16:54 -0500

U.S. dollar poised for weekly loss; gold hits highest in about 3-1/2 months on safe-haven demand

Before the Bell: Earnings in focus as stocks start to slide

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:34:38 -0500

A look at overnight markets and what's ahead this trading day in North America

After commodities rout, TSX Venture exchange tries to remake itself

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 13:32:45 -0500

New managing director’s top priority is ensuring that Canada’s go-to market for small-cap companies has a support system that can weather the next storm

Friday's small-cap stocks to watch

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 07:16:30 -0500

Our roundup of Canadian small-caps in the news today

Billionaires, blockchain and brews: Finalists announced for National Business Book Awards

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 14:42:15 -0500

The $30,000 award celebrates the best in business-related Canadian non-fiction each year

Gildan Activewear’s profit gains reinvigorate stock

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:37:20 -0500

Results from once high-flying company show promise as it aims to prove buying American Apparel was the right move

Why Ontario homes are so dear (beside the fact you can't get one)

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:40:57 -0500

Six reasons the housing market is wild

MacDonald Dettwiler to buy DigitalGlobe for about $3.1-billion

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:21:37 -0500

Under the deal, MacDonald Dettwiler will offer $17.50 in cash and 0.3132 of its shares for each DigitalGlobe share

RBC boosts payout, shuffles executives as profit jumps 24%

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 06:37:30 -0500

Bank benefits from strong performance across all of its business divisions

Caisse chief Michael Sabia laughs, and Quebec laughs with him

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:07:25 -0500

Sabia is on track to become the longest-serving Caisse CEO in the pension-fund manager’s 52-year history