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1. After selling Paladin Labs, Jonathan Goodman hasn’t taken his foot off the pedal. He has now invested over $60 million in his latest venture, Knight Therapeutics.
2. While most Canadian tech stocks are doing better than they have in years, it isn’t a clean sweep. We count down some of the laggards. We rank the TSX Venture Exchange stocks that have stalled out of the gate in 2014. These companies are ranked according to how closely they are trading to their 52-weeek low.
3. U.S. biotech stocks partied like it was 1999 last year, posting their biggest gains since then. But Canada’s Life Sciences sector performed even better. Can they keep it up in 2014? These tens stocks are certainly doing their part.
4. You’ve without doubt heard about the $5.23 billion, 12-year deal that Rogers Communications signed with the NHL back in November, through which TSN and the CBC have basically been shut out of the NHL’s broadcast future in Canada. But did you know that Rogers is picking up a persistent money loser in the legendary property?
5. Kevin O’Leary Net Worth
The star of Dragons’ Den and Shark Tank talks a big game, but what is he actually worth?
6. Michael Wekerle
“I tell people I’m a one trick pony, but it’s a good trick”.
7. Darren Entwistle
By 1:18 pm on January 2″ says Policy Alternatives, “Canada’s top 100 CEOs will have already pocketed $45,448. It takes the average Canadian an entire year of full-time work to earn that.”
8. Yelp Vancouver
A North Vancouver man who has been allegedly running a profit-making fake review-writing farm was hit by a lawsuit from Yelp, filed on September 19th in the BC Supreme Court.
9. Zenn Car
They haven’t actually made a car in some time, and now Zenn Motors (TSXV:ZNN) is severing its last tie to manufacturing.
10. Teemu Selanne