The mental health of Canadians is at a breaking point

The mental health of Canadians is at a breaking point

First, it was the pandemic. Today, it’s the rising cost of living. Canadians just can’t seem to catch a break. And now, many are at a breaking point. Working professionals are experiencing increased strain on their emotional well-being, according to a major report released Thursday, which found that the mental health of Canadians in June … Read more

Telus acquires LifeWorks Inc. for $2.9-Billion to boost health subsidiary

Telus acquires LifeWorks Inc. for .9-Billion to boost health subsidiary

Telus Corp. TT is acquiring human-resources firm LifeWorks Inc. LWRK-T for $2.9-billion including debt, increasing the scale and global footprint of its health subsidiary. LifeWorks, which was previously called Morneau Shepell, provides mental-health and employee-wellness services. The Telus deal, announced Thursday, still requires shareholder and regulatory approval, and is expected to close later this year … Read more

Telus to buy LifeWorks in deal valued at $2.9-billion including debt

Telus to buy LifeWorks in deal valued at .9-billion including debt

Telus Corp. TT has signed a deal to buy LifeWorks Inc. LWRK-T valued at $2.9 billion including debt. LifeWorks, formerly known as Morneau Shepell, helps companies with employee and family assistance plans, absence management, pension and benefits administration and retirement planning. Under the agreement, LifeWorks shareholders will have the option to receive $33 in cash … Read more

Before the Bell: What every Canadian investor needs to know today

Before the Bell: What every Canadian investor needs to know today

Be smart with your money. Get the latest investing insights delivered right to your inbox three times a week, with the Globe Investor newsletter. Sign up today. Equities Wall Street futures fell in a choppy premarket period as nervousness over the path of interest rate hikes and the impact on the economy continues to dominate … Read more