Fri 23 Mar 2018 | 15:28 EDT

TSX higher as gold prices rise 1:04pm EDT

(Reuters) - Canada's main stock index rose on Friday, led by the materials sector as gold prices surged to a one-month high, a day after the index posted its worst day since September 2016 on fears of a global trade war.  Full Article

Trade threats trump data as growth fears emerge 12:24pm EDT 

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Just last month nervy investors were glued to their screens for the release of inflation data from the world's advanced economies after fears of a faster than anticipated return of price growth rocked global stock and bond markets.  Full Article  

Canada inflation jumps to three-year high, retail sales disappoint 9:28am EDT 

OTTAWA (Reuters) - Canada's annual inflation rate in February jumped to a three-year high while January retail sales put in another disappointing performance, giving the Bank of Canada room to ponder when next to hike interest rates.  Full Article