OnDeck Capital, a U.S.-based online marketplace where small businesses can secure loans, is expanding its offerings in Canada, joining a growing number of technology-oriented lenders that promise to transform the financial services landscape.
Barrick Gold chairman John Thornton says the miner will revamp its approach to executive compensation after preliminary results suggest a majority of its shareholders have voted against the company's say-on-pay resolution.
Two groups petitioned the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday for an investigation of Royal Dutch Shell PLC and what the groups call misstatements in regulatory filings regarding the risk of a catastrophic oil spill from Arctic offshore drilling.
Canada's cemented position on rebar imports, the steel rods used by the construction industry to add strength to buildings, will be tested publicly this summer after complaints of rising costs by a British Columbia construction association.
Sales of dark roast coffee and lunch combos added momentum to revenue growth at Tim Hortons as parent company Restaurant Brands International pared down its losses in the first quarter helped by recent cost cuts.