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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 (16,098.79, up 61.21 points ). Belo Sun Mining Corp. (TSX:BSX). Materials. Up four cents, or 10.39 per cent, to 42.5 cents on 9.
Aerospace industry sounds 'alarm' on the eve of the federal election

Aerospace industry sounds 'alarm' on the eve of the federal election

Aerospace workers are sounding the alarm over the future of the industry in the run up to the federal election, echoing their employers' warnings of an industry in peril of imminent decline.
Ontario Teachers' executive appointed to United Nations pension fund

Ontario Teachers' executive appointed to United Nations pension fund

TORONTO — A top Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan executive has been appointed by the United Nations to head the international organization's staff pension fund.
Canadian exports to lobster-loving China soar as U.S. sales plunge amid tariffs

Canadian exports to lobster-loving China soar as U.S. sales plunge amid tariffs

MONTREAL — China is awash in Canadian lobsters as exports from the East Coast soar to fill the gap left by Beijing's retaliatory tariffs against the U.S. China, a huge and growing customer for lobster, placed heavy tariffs on U.S.
Iran says oil aboard tanker pursed by US sold; buyer unnamed

Iran says oil aboard tanker pursed by US sold; buyer unnamed

TEHRAN, Iran — Iran on Monday announced that the 2.1 million barrels of crude aboard an Iranian oil tanker pursued by the U.S.
Aimia sells half its stake in Cardlytics for $60 million in hunt for cash

Aimia sells half its stake in Cardlytics for $60 million in hunt for cash

MONTREAL — Aimia Inc. has sold roughly half of its investment in Cardlytics Inc. for about $59.8 million as the loyalty rewards company tries to accrue more cash for bolt-on acquisitions following the sale of its Aeroplan business.
US orders for long-lasting goods rises 2.1% in July

US orders for long-lasting goods rises 2.1% in July

WASHINGTON — Orders to U.S. factories for large manufactured goods rose for the second straight month, but the strength again came from a big increase in the volatile aircraft category.
Interfor CEO Duncan Davies stepping down from top job at end of year

Interfor CEO Duncan Davies stepping down from top job at end of year

VANCOUVER — Forestry company Interfor Corp. says chief executive Duncan Davies will step down at the end of the year and be replaced by Ian Fillinger, the company's chief operating officer.
World shares tumble as US-China trade war renews uncertainty

World shares tumble as US-China trade war renews uncertainty

TOKYO — Global shares fell Monday after the latest escalation in the U.S.-China trade war renewed uncertainties about global economies, as well as questions over what President Donald Trump might say next. France's CAC 40 shed nearly 0.1% to 5,322.
'Angel Has Fallen' tops box office with $21.3 million debut

'Angel Has Fallen' tops box office with $21.3 million debut

NEW YORK — "Angel Has Fallen" easily topped the box office with a $21.3 million debut, according to studio estimates Sunday, as the action sequel became the latest mid-budget release to find modest success in the often quiet late summer.