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Appointments to VIA Rail Canada

Wed, 2014-06-25 11:29

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced the appointments of Ms. Melissa Sonberg of Montreal, and Ms. Deborah Robinson, of Toronto, to the board of directors of VIA Rail Canada, each for a three-year term.

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Canada’s partnership opportunity

Wed, 2014-06-25 11:28

Canada has excellent universities: for example, our share of highly cited publications is nearly 10 times our share of the world population. We also have great companies, and according to a 2014 Bloomberg ranking, Canada is the second-best country in the world in which to do business. Over the last 15 years, our governments have put in place many new investments in research and development, as well as innovation-friendly policies.

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Un associé en M&A pour De Pardieu

Wed, 2014-06-25 11:26

Éric Muller, 41 ans, conseille des entreprises françaises et étrangères, cotées et non-cotées dans le cadre d’opérations d’acquisition, de cession ou de rapprochement, notamment dans le cadre d’accord de joint-venture.

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Die meisten Insiderhandler kommen davon

Wed, 2014-06-25 11:10

Ofter als gedacht wird illegal ve rsucht, vertrauliche Kenntnisse an der Borse zu versilbern.

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EU elections and demography

Wed, 2014-06-18 11:51

You have heard about the “seismic”, “shocking” and “bombshell” results from last month’s vote in Europe for the EU parliament. Many traditional, centrist parties lost ground and in France and in the UK, anti-EU parties (the Front National and UKIP respectively) received the most votes (around 25% in each case).

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Talking Management with Karl Moore: Transcript: What makes a company ‘sustainable’?

Wed, 2014-06-18 11:49

This is Karl Moore of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, talking management for The Globe and Mail. Today, I am delighted to speak to a colleague from the London Business School, [Assistant Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship] Ioannis Ioannou. You have been looking at what is a sustainable company. What conclusions have you come to?

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Manulife AM adds new global natural resources equity team

Wed, 2014-06-18 11:47

Manulife Asset Management (Manulife AM) has expanded its global investment capabilities by naming Craig Bethune and Diana Racanelli as portfolio managers on a new global natural resources equity team.

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Lives Lived: John Keith Macdonald, 70

Tue, 2014-06-17 16:00

John Keith Macdonald was born in the midst of the Second World War, the youngest of three children to John Macdonald and Lavinia Munford. His father, known only as “Daddy in the picture,” was away overseas, serving in the infantry and involved in liberating Holland, from where he sent home three pairs of wooden shoes. When he returned in 1946, the family moved to a small farm west of Montreal, where young John’s love of country life and animals was born.

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Study Asserts Startling Numbers of Insider Trading Rogues

Tue, 2014-06-17 15:59

There is often a tip. Before many big mergers and acquisitions, word leaks out to select investors who seek to covertly trade on the information. Stocks and options move in unusual ways that aren’t immediately clear. Then news of the deals crosses the ticker, surprising everyone except for those already in the know. Sometimes the investor is found out and is prosecuted, sometimes not.

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CIRI Announces 2014 Recipients for the Award for Excellence and the Belle Mulligan Award for Leadership in Investor Relations

Tue, 2014-06-17 15:58

The Canadian Investor Relations Institute (CIRI) is pleased to announce that Katherine Vyse has been chosen as the 26th recipient of the Award for Excellence in Investor Relations and Jennifer McCaughey has been chosen as the fifth recipient of the Belle Mulligan Award for Leadership in Investor Relations. These individuals were honoured at CIRI's 27thAnnual Investor Relations Conference in Ottawa.

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