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  1. How the Canadian dollar would crumble if the oil shock gets even worseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Just how low could the Canadian dollar go if the oil shock gets worse and crude prices collapse even further? As commodities analysts project the ups and downs of oil, SociA tA GA nA rale today plots an accompanying path for the loonie that, to say the least, isn't pretty. "The CAD robustly maintains the highest oil correlation in [foreign exchange] space over time," SociA tA GA nA rale strategist Olivier Korber said in a new report, referring to the Canadian dollar by its symbol.

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  2. Cenovus looks to expand global scope in search of higher oil marginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    Cenovus has shipped a cargo of crude oil from its flagship Christina Lake bitumen project in northeastern Alberta to Europe, adding to a steady trickle of Canadian oil that has flowed to international buyers despite opposition to major export pipelines. Cenovus has shipped a cargo of crude oil from its flagship Christina Lake bitumen project in northeastern Alberta to Europe, adding to a steady trickle of Canadian oil that has flowed to international buyers despite opposition to major export pipelines.

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  3. Canada's blip of economic fortune has given way to a painful transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | The Globe and Mail

    As the loonie plunges and the economy falters, Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz says, "There is no simple policy response in this situation." As the loonie plunges and the economy falters, Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz says, "There is no simple policy response in this situation."

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  4. Markets sink as oil, dollar hit new lowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    Oil skidded to its lowest level in more than 11 years despite heightening tension in the Middle East, extending a dismal run for Canadian stocks and the loonie. Ceaseless pressure on global oil prices is rippling through the economy, along with fears of a major slowdown in China, where previously booming demand for commodities had meant big rewards for Canada.

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  5. Canadian government bonds still safest bet in developed worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    Canadian government bonds returned 3.8 per cent to investors through Dec. 24, compared with an average weighted return of 1.1 per cent for the index. Canadian government bonds returned 3.8 per cent to investors through Dec. 24, compared with an average weighted return of 1.1 per cent for the index.

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  6. Big banks predict TSX will outperform U.S. stocks in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    A number of the banks' investment strategists are willing to predict that Canadian equities will have a far better year in 2016. A number of the banks' investment strategists are willing to predict that Canadian equities will have a far better year in 2016.

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  7. Falcon 9's flight, booster landing a giant leap for Elon Musk's SpaceXRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    A remodelled version of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on the first mission since a June failure. A remodelled version of the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifts off at the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on the first mission since a June failure.

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  8. Western Canadian Select crude discount adds insult to oil patch injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    Canada's oil sands industry is facing one of the bleakest markets in years, hammered by plunging U.S. and global crude prices even as new pipelines have cleared logjams on key export routes. Western Canadian Select oil sands crude has fetched an average of roughly $15 under the headline North American oil price so far this month, putting the value of Alberta's heavy crude at just under $20 a barrel as of Monday's close.

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  9. Moody's puts energy firms on notice of potential downgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    A Moody's sign on the 7 World Trade Center tower is photographed in New York August 2, 2011. A Moody's sign on the 7 World Trade Center tower is photographed in New York August 2, 2011.

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  10. Will Alberta and Saskatchewan bounce back in 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    Subscribe to Globe Unlimited to get fresh, focused analysis on the forces that shape the Canadian and global economies, and exclusive views from the world's top economic thinkers with Economic Insight! The Suncor tar sands mining operation is shown in this aerial photo north of Fort McMurray, Alberta in this November 3, 2011 file photo. Alberta will implement an economy-wide tax on carbon emissions in 2017, addressing long-standing criticism it is not doing enough to combat climate change.

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  11. The close: TSX finishes flat as oil drops to six-year lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York Dec. 9. A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York Dec. 9. Oil dropped to the lowest in more than six years as investors discounted a decline in U.S. crude inventories. The Standard & Poor's/TSX Composite Index added 130.44 points, or 1 per cent, to 13,052.91 in Toronto, after a 3.3-per-cent drop in the past two days that sent the index below 13,000 for the first time since 2013.

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  12. OPEC does no favours for Canada's oil patchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Nigeria's Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and President of the OPEC Conference Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu attends a news conference after a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, at OPEC headquarters in Vienna, Austria on December 4, 2015. Nigeria's Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and President of the OPEC Conference Emmanuel Ibe Kachikwu attends a news conference after a meeting of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, OPEC, at OPEC headquarters in Vienna, Austria on December 4, 2015.

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  13. Oil slump fallout starting to hamper other industriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    An oil pump jack pumps oil in a field near Calgary, Alberta, July 21, 2014. The fallout from the slide in oil prices is affecting other sectors of the economy.

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  14. Anadarko confirms Apache rejected all-stock buyout offerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    File photo of a rig contracted by Apache Corp in the Wolfcamp shale located in the Permian Basin in West Texas. File photo of a rig contracted by Apache Corp in the Wolfcamp shale located in the Permian Basin in West Texas.

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  15. Speculators betting on rising oil prices, latest data showRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Oil storage tanks stand in this aerial photograph taken above Cushing, Okla., U.S., on March 24, 2015. Oil storage tanks stand in this aerial photograph taken above Cushing, Okla., U.S., on March 24, 2015.

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  16. Keystone XL snub adds to pipeline firms' gloomy outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    Activists, celebrating US President Barack Obama's blocking of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, rally in front of the White House in Washington, DC on November 6, 2015. Activists, celebrating US President Barack Obama's blocking of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, rally in front of the White House in Washington, DC on November 6, 2015.

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  17. Husky cuts 1,400 jobs, posts $4.1-billion lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Husky Energy Inc. shares tumbled on Friday as the company took a $4.1-billion loss on its third-quarter results, announced the likelihood of Western Canada property sales and provided a figure of 1,400 job cuts - the ongoing result of low energy prices. Grappling with the bleak near-term outlook for a crude price recovery, Husky also took the unusual step of announcing that it will pay dividends in common shares instead of cash.

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  18. U.S. regulator to propose restrictions on automated high-speed tradingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    The proposals would be the most significant step by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to increase oversight of automated trading, which has become a common way derivatives are traded in many markets. The proposals would be the most significant step by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission to increase oversight of automated trading, which has become a common way derivatives are traded in many markets.

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  19. Suncor tries to convince Canadian Oil Sands shareholders to accept bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    Canadian oil giant Suncor Energy launched October 5, 2015 an unsolicited $4.3 billion all-stock offer for oil sands producer Canadian Oil Sands. Canadian oil giant Suncor Energy launched October 5, 2015 an unsolicited $4.3 billion all-stock offer for oil sands producer Canadian Oil Sands.

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  20. Canadian Oil poised to reject Suncor's takeover bid for Syncrude stakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    In this 2009 file photo, workers leave the Suncor oil sands extraction facility near the town of Fort McMurray in Alberta Province, Canada. The Calgary-based oil giant made two friendly offers earlier this year before turning hostile this week in its all-stock offer to acquire Canadian Oil Sands' 37-per-cent stake in the Syncrude Canada Ltd. oil sands project.

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