MONTREAL - Quebec pension fund manager La Caisse de depot is investing $8 million in commercial insurance broker, BFL Canada. La Caisse says the long-term funds will help the broker grow its presence, with a focus on acquisitions.
(Reuters) - Canadian Pacific Railway (CP.TO: Quote) (CP.N: Quote), the country's second-largest rail operator, said on Tuesday it will buy back up to 5.3 million shares, or about 3 percent of its total outstanding shares, over the next year.
Brutal winter weather is holding back the global economy, but it's on track for solid growth later in the year, a major economic think-tank says.
CALGARY - MGM Energy Corp., an oil and gas developer in the Northwest Territories, says Paramount Resources Ltd. has proposed to buy it out.
MONTREAL�Transcontinental Inc. is buying Capri Packaging as it moves into plastic packaging for cheese and fresh pasta to offset declines in traditional printing and soft advertising in its media division.