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Canadian banks the safest in the world, Moody’s says

Toronto Star – April 11, 2012

The Canadian Press OTTAWA – Moody’s rating agency is calling Canada’s bank sector the soundest in the world and a safe haven for investors.

Toronto condos lead housing starts higher in March

CTV.ca – April 11, 2012

View of a new housing development in Oakville, Ont. on Friday, Aug. 26, 2011. (Richard Buchan / THE CANADIAN PRESS) OTTAWA – Canada’s home-building industry was unexpectedly hot in March, and particularly the condo sector in Toronto.

Canadians unsure how their investments are taxed

Toronto Sun – April 11, 2012

Nearly half of Canadians do their own taxes, but most of them don’t know how their investments are taxed, according to a survey released Wednesday.

Dollarama shares soar on dividend hike, profit beat

Ottawa Citizen – April 11, 2012

By Nicolas Van Praet, Financial Post April 11, 2012 11:03 AM Shares of Dollarama Inc. jumped more than 7% this morning after the value retailer beat Bay Street profit forecasts and hike its dividend.