Alibaba's Hong Kong listing offers valuable Beijing goodwill 6:47am EST

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Alibaba's Hong Kong listing will not only land it $13.4 billion, it will also garner goodwill from Beijing to help the Chinese e-commerce giant weather the fallout of a damaging trade war.  Full Article

TSX futures tick up on higher oil prices 7:39am EST 

(Reuters) - Futures for Canada's main stock index edged up on Thursday, buoyed by gains in oil prices following a surprise drop in U.S. crude inventories and OPEC's comment about lower-than-expected U.S. shale production in 2020.  Full Article  

Pot company Canopy Growth reports bigger loss 6:40am EST 

(Reuters) - Canopy Growth Corp reported a bigger quarterly loss on Thursday, as the Canadian pot producer was hit by restructuring and inventory charges as part of its portfolio review.  Full Article