Why Did Oil Plunge 306% In A Day? U.S. Crude Descends Into Negative Territory In Technical Crash — But ‘Nobody’S Selling’

## [Colombia central bank may continue rate cuts, skeptical of immediate impact - Financial Post: ](https://business.financialpost.com/pmn/business-pmn/colombia-central-bank-may-continue-rate-cuts-skeptical-of-immediate-impact-2)
> BOGOTA — Colombia’s central bank could continue cuts in the benchmark interest rate, but is not optimistic that lower borrowing costs will immediately help alleviate economic fallout fr…
## [Here’s how to calculate how much tax you’ll owe on your CERB payments: Jamie Golombek](https://business.financialpost.com/personal-finance/heres-how-to-calculate-how-much-tax-youll-owe-on-your-cerb-payments)
> Jamie Golombek: Any amounts received must be claimed as 2020 income
## [Halo Announces Proposed Partnership with FlowerShop* and G-Eazy - Financial Post: ](https://business.financialpost.com/pmn/press-releases-pmn/business-wire-news-releases-pmn/halo-announces-proposed-partnership-with-flowershop-and-g-eazy)
> All Figures USD Unless Stated OtherwiseNot for Distribution to U.S. Newswire Servicers or For Dissemination in the United StatesTORONTO — Halo Labs Inc. (“Halo” or the “Comp…
## [Cargill is shuttering its High River meat-packing plant after it was linked to more than 350 cases of coronavirus - Financial Post: ](https://business.financialpost.com/commodities/agriculture/newsalert-high-river-alta-meat-packing-plant-temporarily-stopping-production)
  1. Cargill is shuttering its High River meat-packing plant after it was linked to more than 350 cases of coronavirus  Financial Post
  2. Cargill meat processing plant in High River to be idled after COVID-19 outbreak  CTV News
  3. Cargill To …
    ## [Why did oil plunge 306% in a day? U.S. crude descends into negative territory in technical crash — but ‘nobody’s selling’: Geoffrey Morgan](https://business.financialpost.com/commodities/energy/negative-wti-crude-technical-crash-nobody-selling)
    > Brace yourself for a highly volatile trading week
    ## [Australia to force Google, Facebook to pay domestic media to use content: Reuters](https://business.financialpost.com/technology/australia-to-force-google-facebook-to-pay-domestic-media-to-use-content-2)
    > Move comes after talks failed to yield a voluntary code to address complaints by media that the tech giants have too tight a grip on advertising
    ## [Amazon stock has climbed 30% in the coronavirus crisis — but it has one major vulnerability: Financial Times](https://business.financialpost.com/news/retail-marketing/amazon-stock-has-climbed-30-in-the-coronavirus-crisis-but-it-has-one-major-risk)
    > In the most profitable parts of its business, Amazon is running the casino rather than slapping down its own chips
    ## [Sun Life raises some premiums, highlighting challenges of low interest rates for insurers: Reuters](https://business.financialpost.com/news/fp-street/canadas-sun-life-raises-some-premiums-highlighting-rate-cut-challenges-for-insurers)
    > Insurers are facing higher payouts on insurance policies due to the outbreak, while market volatility and plunging yields threaten investment losses
    ## [Shopify pushes past TD to become Canada’s second-biggest stock: Bloomberg News](https://business.financialpost.com/investing/shopify-becomes-canadas-second-biggest-stock)
    > Shopify's shares jumped as much as 7.8 per cent, pushing its market value over the $100 billion mark
    ## [Canadians need a helping hand to survive this crisis — then we need to talk about fiscal prudence: Martin Pelletier](https://business.financialpost.com/investing/investing-pro/canadians-need-a-helping-hand-to-survive-this-crisis-then-we-need-to-talk-about-fiscal-prudence)
    > Martin Pelletier: Two lessons from my grandfather's experience during the Great Depression
    ## [For more than a decade, cash was trash for investors — then it became king: Larry Sarbit](https://business.financialpost.com/investing/investing-pro/for-more-than-a-decade-cash-was-trash-for-investors-then-it-became-king)
    > Larry Sarbit: Cash is an asset that gives investors two great advantages: protection and a potential buying arsenal for great companies at bargain prices
    ## [Bottom-calling bets on $4.3 billion energy ETF go bad amid oil plunge: Bloomberg News](https://business.financialpost.com/investing/bottom-calling-bets-on-4-3-billion-etf-go-bad-amid-oil-plunge)
    > The United States Oil Fund LP, or USO, plunged more than 10 per cent, after investors plowed US$1.6 billion into the fund last week
    ## [Alberta’s small businesses prepare for deep pandemic-induced recession after years of fragility: Geoffrey Morgan](https://business.financialpost.com/news/economy/alberta-businesses-prepare-deep-covid-19-induced-recession)
    > Dual threat of business closures and oil-price war will hit Alberta much harder, with impact going well beyond corporate offices of the oilpatch
    ## [Tetra Tech Awarded $300 Million U.S. Department of Defense Contract - Financial Post: ](https://business.financialpost.com/pmn/press-releases-pmn/business-wire-news-releases-pmn/tetra-tech-awarded-300-million-u-s-department-of-defense-contract)
    > PASADENA, Calif. — Tetra Tech, Inc. (NASDAQ: TTEK) announced today that the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded the Company a $300 million, multiple-award contract to provide assessm…
    ## [Shopify expands capital lending program to help Canadian merchants weather COVID-19: James McLeod](https://business.financialpost.com/technology/shopify-expands-capital-lending-program-to-help-canadian-merchants-weather-covid-19)
    > Merchants on the platform will qualify for funds ranging from $200 all the way up to $500,000, depending on the nature of their business
    ## [Who knew? Fearless Millennials are cashing in on stocks as frightened Boomers cash out: Victor Ferreira](https://business.financialpost.com/investing/who-knew-fearless-millennials-are-cashing-in-on-stocks-as-frightened-boomers-cash-out)
    > Turns out millennials have been sitting on an abundance of savings and they are using that to aggressively buying the coronavirus dip
    ## [Supercharge your productivity while working from home with this Google tool: Postmedia Network](https://business.financialpost.com/personal-finance/taxes/supercharge-your-productivity-while-working-from-home-with-this-google-tool)
    > Are dull, repetitive tasks having a negative effect on your work-from-home productivity? Learn how to automate tasks and simplify your work flow with this one-stop training bundle.
    ## [Stock futures are falling this morning while WTI oil craters: Bloomberg News](https://business.financialpost.com/investing/europe-stocks-edge-higher-oil-futures-below-15-markets-wrap)
    > Investors are grappling with everything from the spread of the coronavirus to oil's collapse and the next raft of corporate earnings
    ## [Couche-Tard drops $5.6-billion bid for Caltex Australia: Bloomberg News](https://business.financialpost.com/news/retail-marketing/couche-tard-drops-caltex-australia-bid-covid-19-fallout)
    > Couche-Tard said it continues to see Caltex Australia as a 'strong strategic fit' and plans to re-engage 'once there is sufficient clarity as to the global outlook'
    ## [Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus could file for bankruptcy protection within days, report says: Bloomberg News](https://business.financialpost.com/news/retail-marketing/neiman-marcus-could-file-for-bankruptcy-within-days-reuters)
    > Canada Pension Plan Investment Board one of owners
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