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Most actively traded companies on the TSX

TORONTO — Some of the most active companies traded Monday on the Toronto Stock Exchange: Toronto Stock Exchange (15,639.41, down 74.41 points.) The Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD). Financials. Up 84 cents, or 1.4 per cent, to $60.
North American stock markets reverse from strong morning gains on vaccine hopes

North American stock markets reverse from strong morning gains on vaccine hopes

TORONTO — North American stock markets plunged after a strong start to the week as a slide from Tesla Inc. and big tech company shares reversed a morning surge.
Polish president wins 2nd term after bitter campaign

Polish president wins 2nd term after bitter campaign

WARSAW, Poland — Polish President Andrzej Duda declared victory Monday in a runoff election in which he narrowly won a second five-year term, acknowledging the campaign he ran was often too harsh as he appealed for unity and forgiveness.
Analog Devices buys Maxim, creating $68 billion chipmaker

Analog Devices buys Maxim, creating $68 billion chipmaker

NEW YORK — Computer chip maker Analog Devices is buying Maxim Integrated in an all-stock deal that will create a company worth about $68 billion, and strengthens its position in the analog semiconductor sector.
Uncertainty over schooling plans has working mothers mulling leaving workforce

Uncertainty over schooling plans has working mothers mulling leaving workforce

Sarah Pretty is no stranger to complicated situations.
Yamana says Canadian Malartic gold mine exceeded post-COVID production targets

Yamana says Canadian Malartic gold mine exceeded post-COVID production targets

TORONTO — Yamana Gold Inc. says the Canadian Malartic mine in Quebec has ramped up production more quickly than anticipated following a COVID-related shut-down.
Initiative to fight anti-Black systemic racism on Bay St. launched

Initiative to fight anti-Black systemic racism on Bay St. launched

TORONTO — A coalition of Canadian business leaders have announced a strategic partnership for a program to support Black professionals on Bay Street and elsewhere.
IMF: Mideast loses $270B oil income amid virus, recession

IMF: Mideast loses $270B oil income amid virus, recession

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — The Middle East's energy producers are expected to earn $270 billion less in oil revenue compared to last year as the region's economic heavyweight, Saudi Arabia, sinks deeper into recession amid the coronavirus pandemic

Intertape says demand strong as COVID closures lifted, Q2 revenue above estimate

MONTREAL, Ont. — Intertape Polymer Group Inc. says its second-quarter revenue was substantially above its expectations due to strong demand as customers resumed activity following their COVID closures.
Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Statistics Canada report Statistics Canada is scheduled to release its analysis of the effects of changing consumption patterns on consumer price indexes on Monday.