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Solvency ratios of defined benefit pensions rose to end 2019, reports find

Solvency ratios of defined benefit pensions rose to end 2019, reports find

Two reports say the solvency positions of Canada's defined benefit pensions rose to close out 2019 because of rising bond yields and a late-year equity rally.
North American stock markets continue gains on the first day of trading in 2020

North American stock markets continue gains on the first day of trading in 2020

TORONTO — North American stock markets rallied to start 2020 with U.S. markets setting record highs after ending a year that netted strong double-digit gains.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (17,099.95, up 36.52 points.) Aurora Cannabis Inc. (TSX:ACB). Health care. Down 16 cents, or 5.73 per cent, to $2.63 on 11.
AltaGas may be forced to increase stake in energy handling firm Petrogas

AltaGas may be forced to increase stake in energy handling firm Petrogas

CALGARY — AltaGas Ltd. says it may be forced to increase its ownership share in Petrogas Energy Corp., an oil and gas liquids handling firm that owns and operates a propane export terminal in Washington state.
Media Classified acquires City Parent magazine from Metroland Media

Media Classified acquires City Parent magazine from Metroland Media

VAUGHAN, Ont. — Media Classified Corp. says it has acquired City Parent, a monthly parenting and lifestyle magazine, from Metroland Media. Financial terms of the deal were not immediately available.
Bombardier joint venture snags $427M high-speed train contract in China

Bombardier joint venture snags $427M high-speed train contract in China

MONTREAL — Bombardier Inc. says its joint venture in China has won a US$427-million contract to build train cars for the world's longest high-speed rail network. The successful bid by Bombardier Sifang Transportation Ltd.
Start the new year, and new decade, by making your slice of the internet more secure

Start the new year, and new decade, by making your slice of the internet more secure

TORONTO — In a year that saw companies such as TransUnion, Facebook and Desjardins urge their Canadian users to change their passwords and monitor their financial accounts due to data breaches, it's never been more important to safeguard your persona

Enghouse Systems buys software firm Dialogic Group for $54 million

MARKHAM, Ont. — Enghouse Systems Ltd. has signed a deal to buy U.S. software company Dialogic Group Inc. for $52.0 million. Dialogic produces media processing software that is used in video conferencing and collaboration applications.
Trump suggests some flavoured vapes may be pulled from market

Trump suggests some flavoured vapes may be pulled from market

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Village Media joins Google, McClatchy as part of U.S. local news experiment

Village Media joins Google, McClatchy as part of U.S. local news experiment

Our super-fast platform is going to help bring a sustainable local news model to Youngstown, Ohio
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