News: Money

The undercover author who discovered Amazon warehouse workers were peeing in bottles tells us the culture was like a prison (AMZN)

Wednesday  15:52,   18 april 2018
Business Insider

The undercover author who discovered Amazon warehouse workers were peeing in bottles tells us the culture was like a prison[...]

This Iconic Canadian Retailer Just Keeps Getting Better and Better!

Wednesday  12:51,   18 april 2018
The Motley Fool

Canadian Tire Corporation Ltd. (TSX:CTC.A) is a wonderful business with a moat that's about to get even[...]

Alberta Cut to Oil Shipments Would Ripple Across West Coast

Wednesday  10:31,   18 april 2018
Bloomberg

Alberta’s plan to cut crude and fuel shipments to British Columbia could ripple across the entire west coast of North America, causing pump prices to surge and shifting the flow of international crude. Legislation introduced Monday would allow[...]

House Prices In Canada Are Now Under The Control Of Global Forces

Wednesday  09:01,   18 april 2018
Huffington Post Canada

Housing markets, most realtors will tell you, are local. When it comes to residential real estate, Vancouver is nothing like Halifax, which in turn is nothing like Quebec City. Each housing market reflects the realities of its community: Prices for[...]

Why This 27-Year-Old Mayor Is Giving His City's Poorest Residents $500 a Month--No Strings Attached

Wednesday  06:51,   18 april 2018
Money

<p>Could it also be enough to lift them into the middle class?</p>Could it also be enough to lift them into the middle[...]

Pipeline trade war damage predictions grow

Tuesday  23:32,   17 april 2018
MSN

Pipeline trade war damage predictions[...]

Delivery delays hit Tim Hortons franchisees

Tuesday  23:16,   17 april 2018
MSN

Delivery delays hit Tim Hortons[...]

Starbucks to close 8,000 U.S. stores for racial-bias training

Tuesday  21:46,   17 april 2018
Reuters

Starbucks to close 8,000 U.S. stores for racial-bias trainingThe announcement from world's biggest coffee company comes as it tries to cool tensions after the arrest of two black men at one of its Philadelphia cafes last week sparked accusations of[...]

How average investors can play in the private-equity big leagues

Tuesday  21:46,   17 april 2018
Financial Post

How average investors can play in the private-equity big leaguesAn idea then came to me to examine how the public stocks of private-equity firms such as Apollo Global Management LLC, Blackstone Group LP, Carlyle Group LP, etc., were performing. We[...]

David Edgerton, a founder of Burger King, dead at 90

Tuesday  20:37,   17 april 2018
The New York Times

He and a partner created a flourishing fast-food chain only to sell it, for what proved to be a bargain price, just as the industry was about to soar.The cause was complications of surgery after a fall, his friend and accountant Betty Amos Righetti[...]

China to open up auto sector, even as it slaps new tariffs on animal feed

Tuesday  20:37,   17 april 2018
cbc.ca

China announced plans Tuesday to allow full foreign ownership of automakers in five years, but also says it will put a tariff of up to 179 per cent on U.S. sorghum used to feed animals and distill[...]

IMF trims growth forecast for Canada

Tuesday  20:36,   17 april 2018
cbc.ca

The International Monetary Fund projects moderate economic growth for Canada this year and next, albeit at a pace slower than last year and significantly behind that in the United States. define("homepageFinanceIndices", ["c.deferred"], function[...]

3 silver miners to cash in on silver’s next rally

Tuesday  19:54,   17 april 2018
The Motley Fool

Prepare for higher silver by investing in Silvercorp Metals Inc. (TSX:SVM)(NYSE:SVM), Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (TSX:FVI)(NYSE:FSM), and Sierra Metals Inc. (TSX:SMT)(NYSE:SMTS).It has also caused the gold-to-silver ratio, which provides an important [...]

Rogers to test 5G tech in Toronto, Ottawa

Tuesday  19:22,   17 april 2018
Toronto Star

Rogers to test 5G tech in Toronto,[...]

Guaranteed basic income for all Canadians would cost $43 billion a year: PBO

Tuesday  18:41,   17 april 2018
Global News

Providing a nationwide safety net for low-income Canadians in the form of a guaranteed basic income would cost roughly $43 billion a year, a new report suggests.Providing a nationwide safety net for low-income Canadians in the form of a guaranteed[...]