LONDON — Oil market analysts must make sense of a bewildering array of statistics about production, consumption and inventories, compiled and published with varying definitions and degrees of accuracy and timeliness. The challenge is to form an accurate and nuanced picture of the whole market capable of generating useful forecasts,Read More →

One of Calgary’s largest property development and management companies has put 50 properties — a combined 3.7 million square feet — with mortgages totalling nearly $651 million, under creditor protection. Strategic Group cited the city’s high office vacancy rate and prolonged economic downturn. “Alberta’s severely negative economy has seen our company try toRead More →