An interesting debate has sparked up out of the Canadian government's blocking BHP Biliton's bid to buy Potash Corporation this past week. Reuters … [Read more...] about Debate: Would the Canadian Government block the sale of Research in Motion?
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In May, 1996 Caseridge Capital's Adam Adamou was a Senior Investment Manager at Working Ventures Canadian Fund Inc. (now operated by Growthworks … [Read more...] about My 1996 investment in RIM; Adam Adamou remembers
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You've seen it dozens of time this year, the "Normal Course Issuer Bid" press release. When management decides their share price is so devalued that … [Read more...] about Do Stock Buyback Programs Work?
New contributor Ron Shuttleworth of Razor Capital Partners laments the persistent and chronic underfunding of Canadian ideas and wonders how the … [Read more...] about R&D Subsidies do not create wealth. How do we modernize policy to incent innovation?
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