Canada, Mexico urge quick NAFTA talks to end uncertainty 5:32pm EDT

WASHINGTON/OTTAWA (Reuters) - Top Canadian and Mexican diplomats expressed optimism on Thursday that a NAFTA deal could be reached early next year and cautioned that widespread uncertainty over the future of the three-way trade agreement had slowed business investment.  Full Article

Euro at two-year high, Asian shares barely budge 10:44pm EDT 

TOKYO (Reuters) - The euro held near two-year highs against the dollar on Friday after the head of the European Central Bank said tapering of its stimulus will be on the table this autumn, while a solid global economic outlook kept Asian share prices near decade highs.  Full Article  

Hudson's Bay real estate IPO unlikely any time soon: RioCan CEO 8:06pm EDT 

TORONTO (Reuters) - Retailer Hudson's Bay Co is unlikely to take its vast real estate holdings public any time soon, the head of RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust , a partner in a venture that holds some of those assets, said on Thursday.  Full Article