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TSX rallies as exports surge in July, ECB expands stimulus

Canadian shares rallied on Thursday as Canadian exports surged for a second month in July and  the European Central Bank revamped its quantitative-easing program. The Standard & Poor’s/TSX Composite Index (TSE:OSPTX) rose 0.7% to 13,639.62 at 12:14 p.m. in Toronto. More than two shares advanced for every issue that declined as nine out of ten share groups were in positive territory.

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Geron shares advance on imetelstat findings

Geron (NASDAQ:GERN), the clinical stage biotech, saw shares surge on Thursday as it revealed positive results for its drug imetelstat. The firm said results suggested the drug works against malign...

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Friday's agenda: Non-farm payrolls released; influential in Fed rate hike decision

The big news on Friday, as it is every month, will be the release of the non-farm payroll figures in the US.

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