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TORONTO, Nov 24 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index
dropped on Monday after a six-day winning streak, as a decline
in the price of oil hit shares of energy producers and weakness
in the bullion price weighed on the gold-mining sector.
Gains in railways and a surge in Hudson’s Bay Co,
which outlined a $1.25 billion refinancing plan, gave investors
some cause for cheer even as the index edged lower.
TORONTO, Nov 18 (Reuters) – The latest of several Canadian
government-backed investment funds that are being set up to
breathe life into the country’s venture capital industry raised
C$160 million ($141.6 million) on its initial closing, its
backers said on Tuesday.
The government said in early 2013 it would invest C$400
million in several new funds over seven to 10 years through its
Venture Capital Action Plan to match and attract private-sector
funding for Canadian startups.
TORONTO, Nov 17 (Reuters) – Aequitas Innovations Inc, a
venture backed by some of Canada’s biggest financial entities,
won approval from the country’s main securities regulator on
Monday to launch a new stock exchange seeking to challenge TMX
Group Ltd’s dominant Toronto Stock Exchange.
The regulator, the Ontario Securities Commission, said the
exchange, called Neo, can start operating on March 1.