The Canadian Press

The Canadian Press is a national news agency headquartered in Toronto and founded in 1917.

Bank execs summoned to House of Commons environment committee

Committee has set a date of June 13 for the chief executives of RBC, TD, CIBC, BMO and Scotiabank to appear

By The Canadian Press |May 17, 2024

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Laurentian Bank cutting about 2% of workforce, ending equity research

The cuts come as the bank continues to work through its turnaround plan

By The Canadian Press |May 16, 2024

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CMHC reports decline in annual pace of housing starts

The seasonally adjusted annual rate of housing starts in Canada came in at 240,229 units for April, a drop of 1% from March

By The Canadian Press |May 15, 2024

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Manufacturing sales down 2.1% at $69.9B in March: StatsCan

Overall manufacturing sales in constant dollars fell 2.0% in the month

By The Canadian Press |May 15, 2024

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Wholesale sales down 1.1% in March: StatsCan

The agency says the overall decline came as sales were down in three of the seven subsectors it tracks

By The Canadian Press |May 14, 2024

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April rent prices up 9.3%

The average asking rent for a one-bedroom unit in Canada was $1,915

By The Canadian Press |May 10, 2024

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Business insolvencies spike in Q1, consumer insolvencies also rise

It's the largest year-over-year increase in business insolvencies in 37 years, association says

By The Canadian Press |May 3, 2024

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Greater Vancouver home sales rise in April

Inventory in April reached levels not seen since pandemic

By The Canadian Press |May 2, 2024

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Young investors more likely to switch advisors: survey

High costs were cited as a top concern among young investors

By The Canadian Press |May 2, 2024

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