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North American stock markets plunge in initial trading, loonie down

Mar 9, 2020 | 9:11am

North American stock markets nosedived in initial trading as the price of oil collapsed and the loonie plunged against the U.S. dollar. The rout at the start of trading triggered circuit breakers on the stock markets in Canada and the United States that temporarily put a halt to trading. The drop followed an earlier plunge […]