By Hilary Russ NEW YORK (Reuters) - World stock markets scaled fresh highs on Thursday, with key U.S. indexes lifted by rosy retailer results, while the U.S. dollar dipped and oil prices fell after top oil producers extended output cuts for a shorter period than expected. The U.S. benchmark S&P 500 index
Toronto-Dominion Bank (TSX:TD)(NYSE:TD) provided second-quarter results this week that continued to impress.
Modernizing Canada's aging payments systems will help strengthen the stability and efficiency of the country's financial system and reduce systemic and liquidity risk, a senior official at the Bank of Canada said on Thursday. In a speech that mentioned monetary policy only in passing, Deputy