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Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,164.61, down 162.74 points ). Encana Corp. (TSX:ECA). Energy. Down 63 cents, or 7.23 per cent, to $8.08 on 10 million shares.
Bank CEO pleads not guilty in bid to get Trump post

Bank CEO pleads not guilty in bid to get Trump post

NEW YORK — A banker who prosecutors say tried to buy himself a senior post in President Donald Trump's administration by making risky loans to former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort pleaded not guilty Thursday to a financial institution bribery
TD Bank reports higher Q2 profit on retail growth and wholesale banking rebound

TD Bank reports higher Q2 profit on retail growth and wholesale banking rebound

TORONTO — Strong growth in Canadian and American retail operations helped TD Bank Group earn an adjusted profit of $3.27 billion in the second quarter, up from $3.06 billion in the same quarter last year.
Royal Bank CEO brushes off housing worries as profits jump amid loan growth

Royal Bank CEO brushes off housing worries as profits jump amid loan growth

Royal Bank of Canada saw a big bump in profits last quarter, propelled by loan growth and higher interest rates at its personal and commercial banking business that defied the housing slump.
Asian, Asian American heroes to power Marvel comics series

Asian, Asian American heroes to power Marvel comics series

Asian superheroes — assemble. Marvel Comics is giving ink to an unprecedented team-up of its mightiest Asian and Asian American heroes, also known as the new Agents of Atlas.
Shell Quest carbon capture and storage project reaches milestone of 4M tonnes

Shell Quest carbon capture and storage project reaches milestone of 4M tonnes

CALGARY — Shell Canada says the Quest carbon capture and storage project north of Edmonton has reached the milestone of four million tonnes of stored carbon dioxide, equivalent to the annual emissions of about one million cars.
Cape Breton coal mine to reopen rock face where small methane fire broke out

Cape Breton coal mine to reopen rock face where small methane fire broke out

DONKIN, N.S. — Nova Scotia's Labour Department has lifted a stop-work order imposed on a Cape Breton coal mine after a methane fire broke out Tuesday afternoon on one rock face.
US new-home sales fell 6.9% in April

US new-home sales fell 6.9% in April

WASHINGTON — Sales of new U.S. homes sank 6.9% in April, driven by a decline in the sale of homes worth less than $300,000 that are generally bought by middle class and first-time buyers.
Donor-advised fund can be used to establish charitable legacy, experts say

Donor-advised fund can be used to establish charitable legacy, experts say

OTTAWA — Millions of Canadians dig into their wallets and donate to charities every year, but if you want to build a lasting charitable legacy, experts say a donor-advised fund might be for you.
Wholesale trade climbs 1.4 per cent to $64.1B in March, beats expectations

Wholesale trade climbs 1.4 per cent to $64.1B in March, beats expectations

OTTAWA — Statistics Canada says wholesale sales rose 1.4 per cent to $64.1 billion in March. Economists had expected an increase of 0.9 per cent, according to Thomson Reuters Eikon.