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One-Stock Portfolio Diversification: American Capital Ltd.
American Capital Ltd. (NASDAQ:ACAS), for example, has investments in a diverse array of firms comprising several dozen non-control/non-affiliate investments, holdings of the company's managed fund American Capital Mortgage Investment ...
Minority-Owned Businesses Come Up Short in Access to Capital: It's Time to ...
Limited access to financing also restricts the ability of minority business enterprises (MBEs) to achieve viability, generate new jobs and, in general, fulfill their potential to contribute to the development of communities in which they operate.
China's CNOOC to buy Nexen for $15.1-billion
Nexen Inc. has agreed to a $15.1-billion (U.S.) takeover by Chinese oil producer CNOOC Ltd., marking the most important acquisition to date by an Asian firm in Canada.
Nexen-CNOOC takeover: Why China will keep calling on Canadian oil, resources  Toronto Star
Barclays CEO Bob Diamond and Canadian COO quit over Libor rigging scandal
A year later, Diamond struck a deal to buy the North American investment-banking business of bankrupt Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. for US$1.75 billion. He then embarked on a hiring spree to expand the investment banking unit, ... s investment bank and ...
Jerry del Missier: A sudden halt to a stellar career  Globe and Mail
A reputation built and lost at Barclays  Financial Times
Capital One Will Shell Out $210 Million In The First-Ever Consumer Financial ...
“Today's action puts $140 million back in the pockets of two million Capital One customers who were pressured or misled into buying credit card products they didn't understand, didn't want, or in some cases, couldn't even use,” said CFPB Director ...
In Its First Action, Consumer Bureau Takes Aim at Capital One  New York Times
As RIM struggles, CEO Thorsten Heins reaches out to Canadians
With little to offer investors but the prospect of months of bad news, Research In Motion Ltd.'s chief executive officer decided to reach out directly to the consumers he wants to buy BlackBerrys with a more positive message.
BlackBerry-maker RIM under pressure to cut carrier fees  Toronto Star
Joe Fresh makes major push in US with JCPenney partnership
“It's a limited amount of capital expenditure by Loblaw and they get the benefits of expanding the Joe Fresh brand through another retailer at a low cost to Loblaw and at a low risk to investors,” Mr. Shreedhar said.
Meet the Canadian woman who runs a safe house for Al Qaeda suicide bombers
While she moves frequently, using forged passports from African countries, it is believed she has operated a home in the Somali town of Merca for at least four years and has supported American and European recruits in the weeks before their suicide ...
Voters Turned Off as Obama, Romney Keep Up Attacks
After a summer of heated campaign attacks, a plurality of registered voters now hold lower opinions of both President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney, according to the latest Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll.
US election: Mitt Romney aims to leapfrog Barack Obama with expat fundraising  Telegraph.co.uk
Bain: Still 'No Evidence'  FactCheck.org
Capital gains
American firms were very quick to sack workers after the crisis started. But there is also a longer-term explanation, based on the weakened power of labour after the entry of countries like China into the global employment market.