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Shareholder discontent hits oil country On the heels of Bill Ackman’s coup at CP, Calgary boardrooms are rumbling as proxy fights spill into the oil patch.
RIM no longer Canada’s tech king CGI Group Inc. has surpassed Research In Motion as Canada’s most valuable technology company after its $2.6-billion bid for Logica Plc.
Did RIM wait too long to consider a sale? RIM admitted on Tuesday that it was exploring “strategic business model alternatives”. However, the best time to sell may have already come and gone.
Echoes of 2008 An ominous sense of deja vu is descending on global markets, says World Bank President Robert Zoellick. The only difference is that euro zone sovereign debt has replaced mortgages as the risky asset class.
BP eyes selling stake in Russian venture British oil giant BP PLC said Friday it could sell its 50 per cent stake in its Russian joint venture TNK-BP, which could fetch at least $15-billion (U.S.).
OSC orders Finkelstein stock-tipping case to proceed Accused stock-tipper Mitchell Finkelstein has lost his bid to have his case dismissed by the Ontario Securities Commission on grounds he didn’t have proper advance notice of the allegations.
Goldman ready for the four horsemen of the apocalypse No situation is too extreme for the kings of Wall Street, not even the dissolution of the euro.