Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (14,618.97, up 69.37 points):
ECN Capital Corp. (TSX:ECN). Financial Services. Down seven cents, or 2.22 per cent, to $3.09 on 6.8-million shares.
Yamana Gold Inc. (TSX:YRI). Miner. Up 13 cents, or 2.70 per cent, to $4.95 on 6.2-million shares.
Jaguar Mining Inc. (TSX:JAG). Miner. Up five cents, or 7.14 per cent, to 75 cents on 6.1-million shares.
Ivanhoe Mines Ltd. (TSX:IVN). Miner. Up 17 cents, or 7.80 per cent, to $2.35 on 5.7-million shares.
B2Gold Corp. (TSX:BTO). Miner. Up 18 cents, or 6.14 per cent, to $3.11 on 5.6-million shares.
Teck Resources Ltd. (TSX:TCK.B). Miner. Up 47 cents, or 1.94 per cent, to $24.74 on 5.5-million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
WSP Global Inc. Engineering and construction. Up 55 cents, or 1.35 per cent, to $41.28 on 127,170 shares. Montreal-based WSP Global Inc. is buying a U.K.-based engineering consulting firm with expertise in public transportation and infrastructure, including intelligent systems for managing road traffic. WSP says it will pay the equivalent of C$120.4 million (75 million pounds) to purchase Mouchel Consulting, which employs about 2,000 people — mostly in the United Kingdom and Ireland.