The Globe and Mail - Report on Business

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 5:07:34 PM UTC
Postmedia reports profit as Infomart sale boosts results
Revenue for fourth quarter totalled $176.8-million, down from $194.6-million in same quarter last year
At midday: TSX grinds higher as banks lift, energy slides
MSCI world index pulls back from intraday record
Liberals drop capital-gains tax proposal amid family farm concerns
Draft tax legislation that would restrict the conversion of dividend income into lower-taxed capital gains was one of three proposals released for consultation in July
Shopify to add up to 500 new jobs in Waterloo in coming years
The Ottawa-based technology company says it plans to add between 300 to 500 full-time positions to focus on growing its Shopify Plus platform, which supports the largest and most complex retailers
Sears Canada stores begin final liquidation sales
A Sears Canada spokesman says customers can expect deep discounts of up to 50 per cent off at its 74 department stores, and up to 30 per cent off at its eight Home stores