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National Bank of Canada reports $602-million Q3 profit, tops expectations

National Bank of Canada reports $602-million Q3 profit, tops expectations

National Bank of Canada's third-quarter profit topped expectations, even as the bank continued to put aside large sums to account for potential bad loans during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Media study says hundreds of Canadian radio stations, TV outlets risk closure

Media study says hundreds of Canadian radio stations, TV outlets risk closure

As many as 40 local television outlets and 200 Canadian radio stations could be forced to close in the next three years.
ABC's Muir, Democratic convention on cable TV lead ratings

ABC's Muir, Democratic convention on cable TV lead ratings

NEW YORK — In this pandemic season, ABC's David Muir has emerged as broadcast television's star of the summer. The “World News Tonight” anchor's nightly summary averaged 8.
Alberta's debt will continue to rise as economy struggles: premier

Alberta's debt will continue to rise as economy struggles: premier

EDMONTON — Alberta Premier Jason Kenney is painting a dark picture ahead of this week's financial update.

Ontario's credit rating remains stable despite COVID-19 pandemic: FAO

TORONTO — Ontario's fiscal watchdog says the province's credit rating has remained stable in 2020 despite the costs incurred by the government during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Alberta offers non-financial support for high-speed hyperloop project

Alberta offers non-financial support for high-speed hyperloop project

CALGARY — The Alberta government says it will support a proposal to build a hyperloop transport system capable of whisking passengers in an elevated tube between Edmonton and Calgary at 1,000 kilometres per hour.
Mixed U.S. economic news and Canadian bank reports lead to unsettled markets

Mixed U.S. economic news and Canadian bank reports lead to unsettled markets

TORONTO — Mixed economic news in the U.S. and reports of high provisions for credit losses at two Canadian banks helped drive Canada's main stock index to a small loss at the close of trading Tuesday. The S&P/TSX composite index was down 9.

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Tuesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (16,617.48, down 9.16 points) Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. (TSX:NDM). Materials. Down 42 cents, or 35.29 per cent, to 77 cents on 11.
Saskatchewan reports no new COVID-19 cases for the first time in more than 2 months

Saskatchewan reports no new COVID-19 cases for the first time in more than 2 months

REGINA — Health officials in Saskatchewan are reporting zero new cases of COVID-19 — for the first time this summer. Government data show the last time the province saw no new infections was June 7.
BMO, Scotiabank hit 'high water mark' as they set aside more cash for bad loans

BMO, Scotiabank hit 'high water mark' as they set aside more cash for bad loans

TORONTO — Canadian banks are continuing to put aside hefty amounts of money to protect themselves from bad loans as the COVID-19 pandemic rages on, even as they hope the worst has passed.
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