David Hodges is a reporter for The Canadian Press
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TSX poised to eke out gains in 2018, despite uncertainty over NAFTA and oil
While stabilizing oil prices helped Canadian equities break out of their doldrums in the second half of 2017, investors expecting the Toronto Stock Exchange to catch up with its outperforming global peers in the new year should instead anticipate more modest returns with the add-on of greater market volatility.
Wealthsimple launches Halal investing portfolio for observant Muslims
Robo-adviser Wealthsimple has launched a new investment portfolio for observant Muslims, a move the company says builds off its success targeting smaller, underserviced groups of investors.
Auto sales hit one-million mark by midway point of year for first time
Despite slumping passenger car sales, for the first time more than one million new vehicles have been sold in Canada by the midway mark of the year.
Toronto housing sales up 12 per cent year-over-year in January: TREB report
The Toronto Real Estate Board says red-hot property sales in Canada's largest city picked up in January where 2016 left off, with transactions up 11.8 per cent year-over-year despite a double-digit drop in new listings.