Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Most actively traded companies on the TSX
TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,389.72, up 200.74 points.) Suncor Energy Inc. (TSX:SU). Energy. Up 88 cents, or 3.95 per cent, to $23.16 on 10.8 million shares. Canadian Natural Resources Ltd. (TSX:CNQ). Energy. Up 45 cents, or 1.92 per cent, to $23.83 on 9.5 million shares. Freegold Ventures... Read More

Toronto stock market starts week with broad rally led by energy sector

Toronto stock market starts week with broad rally led by energy sector
TORONTO — Canada’s main stock index got a lift to start a holiday-shortened week from a broad-based rally led by the energy sector. The S&P/TSX composite index closed up 200.74 points at 15,389.72. In New York, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 580.25 points at 25,595.80. The S&P 500 index was up 44.19 points at 3,053.24, while the Nasdaq... Read More

Cirque du Soleil files for creditor protection, terminates 3,480 jobs

Cirque du Soleil files for creditor protection, terminates 3,480 jobs
MONTREAL — The Cirque du Soleil, whose aerobatic shows have been halted by COVID-19, has filed for creditor protection while it develops a plan to restart its business. The company says it will seek court protection from creditors under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act at a hearing Tuesday at Quebec Superior Court. Cirque du Soleil also announced the termination of... Read More

Hootsuite names new CEO to replace founder

Hootsuite names new CEO to replace founder
VANCOUVER — Hootsuite has named a new CEO to replace founder Ryan Holmes after his 12 years at the helm of the Vancouver-based tech company. Tom Keiser, former chief operating officer of Zendesk, headquartered in San Francisco, will take over as of July 6. Keiser helped drive the company’s annual revenue from $200 million to nearly $1 billion during his four years at the firm that... Read More

Tim Hortons mobile ordering app faces investigation by Canadian privacy agencies

Tim Hortons mobile ordering app faces investigation by Canadian privacy agencies
GATINEAU, Que. — The Tim Hortons mobile ordering app is being investigating by the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada and provincial agencies in Quebec, B.C. and Alberta. The joint investigation was prompted by concerns raised in media reports about how the app may be collecting and using data about people’s movements as they go about their daily activities.... Read More

Air Canada racks up more refund complaints than any foreign airline in U.S.

Air Canada racks up more refund complaints than any foreign airline in U.S.
Air Canada has more customer complaints about refunds to the U.S. Department of Transportation than any foreign airline. The department says Air Canada racked up 969 refund complaints out of about 7,500 in April, outpacing more than 80 non-U.S. carriers in the category. The Montreal-based airline has the third-most refund complaints of any carrier, after United Airlines and American Airlines. Air Canada and... Read More

Aurora Cannabis co-founder Terry Booth retires from board of directors

Aurora Cannabis co-founder Terry Booth retires from board of directors
EDMONTON — Aurora Cannabis Inc. says co-founder Terry Booth has retired from the company’s board of directors. Booth stepped down as chief executive in February, but had remained a member of the board of the cannabis company. Michael Singer, Aurora’s executive chairman and interim CEO, says Booth helped set the table for the company to lead in Canada and around... Read More