The Hungarian immigrant who founded Barrick Gold Corp. will soon leave the board of the world’s biggest gold company with a few regrets, but mostly pride in what he has accomplished for Canada
Mar 15, 2014
The selloff in some emerging markets was troubling even before Ukrainians ousted president Viktor Yanukovych in February
Mar 14, 2014
The 28-country European Union is one of the few clusters of countries, perhaps the only cluster, where war is inconceivable
Mar 07, 2014
Decision comes as recent figures suggest a quicker - but still relatively weak - economic recovery in the euro zone
Mar 06, 2014
Russian president Vladimir Putin ends military exercises in Western Russia
Mar 04, 2014
If Putin refuses to de-escalate the situation in Ukraine, sanctions will kick in and his country’s markets and companies will feel the fallout
Mar 04, 2014
Russia supplies about a quarter of EU’s gas supply via the Ukraine, giving the Kremlin leverage
Mar 03, 2014
Canadian businesses hope to avoid backlash from Moscow, while Western Europe is keen to have Russian gas flowing
Mar 02, 2014
As Ukraine’s deposed president Viktor Yanukovych’s vulgar wealth is on display for all protesters to see, rising wealth among the few and declining living standards among the many seem to light the fuses connected to the powder kegs
Feb 28, 2014
Satirists, xenophobes and other political disrupters say the European Union just isn’t working, and more and more voters are listening
Feb 27, 2014
Eric Reguly joined The Globe and Mail in late 1997. He has an Honours Bachelor of Arts in English and French Literature and a Masters in Journalism from the University of Western Ontario. He has worked for a number of publications, including the Times of London, The Financial Post in New York and London, England, the Financial Times of Canada, Alberta Report magazine and the London (Ontario) Free Press.
Until April, 2007, when he became The Globe's European business correspondent, based in Rome, Eric wrote the paper's main business column from Toronto. He also co-hosted a daily business programme on BNN, formerly Report on Business Television, and contributed to several magazines and web sites, including The Globe’s Report on Business Magazine, thefirstpost.co.uk and Time Canada. In Europe, he is a regular guest on Canadian and American radio programs, contributes to CTV News and makes speeches about business issues. In recent years, he has been a judge for the Prix Italia, an international TV, radio and web competition.
Eric has won several awards for his work, including, in 2007, the Hyman Solomon Award for Excellence in Public Policy Journalism. He was co-winner in 2011 of a National Newspaper Award and has twice been an NNA runner-up.
Eric was born in Vancouver, grew up in Toronto, Washington D.C. and Rome and has Canadian and Italian citizenship. He and Karen have two daughters, Arianna and Emma.