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Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Some of the most active companies traded Thursday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,091.58, down 3.44 points ). Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Up 24 cents, or 10.6 per cent, to $2.50 on 16 million shares. Aurora Cannabis Inc.
Federal financial watchdog to probe banks' complaints-handling processes

Federal financial watchdog to probe banks' complaints-handling processes

TORONTO — Canada's financial consumer watchdog has got the green light to probe how banking customer complaints are handled internally and by external complaint bodies.
Nissan board fires Ghosn as chairman following arrest

Nissan board fires Ghosn as chairman following arrest

TOKYO — Nissan Motor Co. fired Carlos Ghosn as chairman Thursday, curtailing the powerful executive's nearly two decade long reign at the Japanese automaker after his arrest for alleged financial improprieties.
UK's May faces more criticism for post-Brexit ties text

UK's May faces more criticism for post-Brexit ties text

LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May faced wide-ranging criticism from skeptical lawmakers Thursday as she sought to portray a draft agreement on a post-Brexit relationship with the European Union as a "good deal for our country.

Home affordability watch: price tags in midsize metros

Big coastal cities have some of the highest house prices in the country. In comparison, medium-size cities are often relative bargains. But not always.
Canadian banks look to in-house hackers to improve and test cybersecurity

Canadian banks look to in-house hackers to improve and test cybersecurity

TORONTO — Hackers are targeting Toronto-Dominion Bank's internal systems at all hours using cutting-edge techniques, but the bank's head of cybersecurity isn't losing sleep over them — they work for him, after all.
Make sure your holiday budget includes more than just gifts, experts say

Make sure your holiday budget includes more than just gifts, experts say

OTTAWA — The holiday season comes every year and so too the warnings of overspending, but the consequences of a financial hangover this year are growing compared with just a few years ago.
China rejects US hacking report ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

China rejects US hacking report ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

BEIJING — China on Thursday rejected a U.S. government report that accuses Beijing of stepping up efforts to steal technology ahead of a meeting between Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping. The Commerce Ministry dismissed the U.S.
Analysis: Rising US, China rivalry deepening rifts in Asia

Analysis: Rising US, China rivalry deepening rifts in Asia

BANGKOK — All the usual rituals of international summits were there: the group photos, the gala dinners, the noticeably vibrant shirts leaders force themselves into.
European privacy search engines aim to challenge Google

European privacy search engines aim to challenge Google

LONDON — In the battle for online privacy, Google is a U.S. Goliath facing a handful of European Davids.