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U.S. Two-Year Notes Approach Highest Auction Yield...
Benchmark 10-year note yields touched the highest level in more than two weeks as a report showed the Richmond Fed manufacturing index rose more than forecast in April, reinforcing the central bank's view that the economy is improving and stimulus cuts are warranted.
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Mon Apr 21, 2014
Scotiabank Lags Peers as Latin America Markets Drag
Bank of Nova Scotia , which has touted Latin America as an engine for growth, has lagged its Canadian peers over the past two years as sentiment soured on emerging markets .
Wed Apr 16, 2014
End of housing boom will be costly, Scotiabank warns
The outsized gains that Canada's economy has enjoyed on the back of the housing market can't continue as a real estate slowdown may already be underway, one of Canada's big banks warned Wednesday.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Globe and Mail
Scotiabank's executive team says goodbye, again
Investor Tools - Spot opportunities, identify market trends and grow your portfolio with a powerful toolkit to help you invest with confidence Scotiabank CEO Brian Porter talks to Chief Financial Officer Sean McGuckin and Chief Operating Officer Sabi Marwah during the company's AGM in Kelowna, British Columbia April 8, 2014.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
The Washington Post
Scotiabank CEO Says Expanding Credit Card Business a Priority
Bank of Nova Scotia has historically underperformed when it comes to credit cards and will make expanding that business in Canada a priority, Chief Executive Officer Brian Porter said.
Nanaimo Daily News
Customer growth, Latin American expansion key priorities for Scotiabank: CEO
Scotiabank's key focus this year will be growing its customer base and increasing its presence in Latin America, the bank's chief executive said Tuesday.
Canadian Banking Group Led by Export Development Canada Co-Finance USD 775 M for Brazil's Vale
The new financing facility is made up of USD 500 M from EDC, with the Royal Bank of Canada, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, and The Bank of Nova Scotia providing the remaining USD 225 M. "The capital-intensive demands of Vale's significant capex plans are a near-perfect match for EDC's interest in bringing its significant financing capacity to ... (more)
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Scotiabank leads in quarterly Canadian M&A as resources rebound
Bank of Nova Scotia led investment banks in advising on mergers and acquisitions in Canada and finished second in equity issues in a first quarter that brought a rebound in overall activity in both categories after a weaker 2013.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Community Health Systems Inc Files (8-K) Disclosing Entry into a...
COMMUNITY HEALTH SYSTEMS INC FILES Disclosing Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant, Financial Statements and Exhibits , and certain of CHS' subsidiaries amended their existing accounts receivable securitization program with a ... (more)
Mon Mar 31, 2014
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Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank will continue to serve as managing agent and the administrative agent and The Bank of Nova Scotia and The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. will also continue to serve as managing agents.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Buhler Industries Announces New $100M Credit Facility
The facility is a one year committed revolving operating line of credit and replaces two operating facilities of and the Bank of Nova Scotia.
Scotiabank Holds Annual Meeting of Shareholders in Kelowna, B.C.
About Scotiabank Scotiabank is a leading financial services provider in over 55 countries and most international bank.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
Loonie rises amid mixed U.S. data as investors wait for more hints on key rate
The Commerce Department says the U.S. economy grew at a 2.6 per cent annual rate from October to December, slightly more than previously estimated, as consumer spending rose at the fastest pace in three years.
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Wed Mar 26, 2014
Mawer Canadian Equity Fund's Top Five Focuses on Finance Sector
The Mawer Canadian Equity Fund reported its fourth quarter portfolio yesterday which highlighted 45 stocks, with one being a new buy over the quarter.
Fitch Affirms Support Ratings and Support Rating Floors for Large Canadian Banks
The rating actions have been taken in conjunction with a review of support for banks globally.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
The... )--Next-gen devices are poised to deliver high-definition voice capability and a surge in smart audio accessories will result in users spending a greater portion of ... )--Fitch Ratings has published an updated recovery analysis for U.S. Telecommunication and Cable companies including the following: --Level 3 Communications, Inc. --Sprint ... (more)
Fitch Assigns 'AAA'(EXP) Rating to BNS' Inaugural Legislative Mortgage Covered Bonds
NEW YORK, March 25 Fitch Ratings has assigned an 'AAA' rating with Stable Outlook to Bank of Nova Scotia's inaugural series of registered covered bonds issued under its newly established legislative program.