10
Oct
2021
Posted by: In: cayman islands tax havens, eat the rich, Money, Offshore tax havens, Panama Papers, pandora papers, pandora papers exposed, pandora papers leak, south dakota pandora papers, south dakota tax havens, tax havens, Tax the Rich, World

Pandora Papers: How the rich and elite use U.S. states to hide billions – National

A mention of “tax havens” typically conjures images of sun-soaked Caribbean escapes like the Cayman Islands or the buttoned-down banks of Switzerland. Not South Dakota. But a report detailing how world leaders and some of the planet’s wealthiest people hide their riches has drawn new scrutiny to the growth…
15
Jul
2021
Posted by: In: Brookfield Infrastructure, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP, Business, hostile takeover bid, Inter Pipeline, Inter Pipeline Ltd., Money

Brookfield Infrastructure raises hostile takeover offer for Inter Pipeline

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP has upped its hostile takeover bid for Calgary-based Inter Pipeline Ltd. The company is now offering $20 in cash or 0.25 of a Brookfield Infrastructure share for each Inter Pipeline share, with a cap on the number of shares that are available. Brookfield said assuming…
06
Jul
2021
Posted by: In: Canada, Cannabis, COVID-19, Economy, Health, Kingston, Lifestyle, Local Business, Money, news, Pandemic, Sales, Store

Kingston, Ont. cannabis store tops sales for eastern Ontario – Kingston

Jennawae McLean and her partner opened up Calyx and Trichomes last year in the midst of the pandemic. While the company is now the top seller in eastern Ontario,  they say it has not always been easy. “Now we know that after such a difficult year, we can handle…
21
Jun
2021
Posted by: In: Brookfield, Brookfield Infrastructure, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP, Business, Energy, Inter Pipeline, Inter Pipeline Ltd., Money, Pembina Pipeline, Pembina Pipeline Corp.

Inter Pipeline rejects revised hostile takeover offer by Brookfield Infrastructure

Inter Pipeline Ltd. has rejected a revised hostile takeover offer by Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP that allows shareholders to receive their payment entirely in cash instead of a mix of cash and shares if they want. The company urged shareholders to reject the offer and support its friendly all-stock…
05
Apr
2021
Posted by: In: Business, Energy, Energy Sector, Kicking Horse Oil & Gas, Kicking Horse Oil & Gas Ltd, Money, Oil and Gas, Oil sector, Quantum Energy Partners, Whitecap, Whitecap Resources, Whitecap Resources Inc

Whitecap Resources strikes deal to buy Kicking Horse for $300M in cash and shares

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted April 5, 2021 7:26 pm     Updated April 5, 2021 7:27 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Fast-growing Whitecap Resources…
25
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: amc stock price, AME stock, GameStop rally, Gamestop Stock, Gamestop Stock Price, Money, redditrally, Wallstreetbets

GameStop, other meme stocks surge as trading frenzy resumes – National

GameStop Corp shares shot higher in early trading on Thursday before a series of NYSE trading halts, a day after an unexpected surge doubled the price of the video game retailer’s stock. The stock hit US$160 at the open before being halted after several minutes of trading. Shares were…
23
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P., Business, Inter Pipeline, Inter Pipeline Ltd., Money, petrochemicals, Pipelines

Inter Pipeline urges shareholders to ignore Brookfield bid, wait for review results

A formalized takeover bid for Inter Pipeline Ltd. that matches an informal offer made about two weeks ago suggests that Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P. doesn’t expect a white knight to drive up the price, an analyst said Tuesday. On Monday after markets closed, Brookfield said its $16.50 per share…
22
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Brookfield Infrastructure, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners, Brookfield Infrastructure Partners L.P., Business, Energy, Energy Sector, Inter Pipeline, Inter Pipeline Ltd., Money

Brookfield and its partners formally launch hostile bid for Inter Pipeline

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 22, 2021 8:16 pm     Updated February 22, 2021 8:17 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Brookfield Infrastructure Partners…
12
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Anthony Viel, Business, Deloitte, Deloitte Canada, MNP, MNP deal with Deloitte, mnp llp, Money

MNP to buy part of Deloitte’s Canada business, gaining 900 workers – Calgary

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 12, 2021 9:35 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Canadian accounting and consulting firm MNP LLP says it will buy part of Deloitte’s Canadian…
09
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Business, Canada, Coronavirus, COVID, COVID-19, Economy, Juston Trudeau, Money, Relief, Small Businesses

Canadian small businesses seeking overhaul to government relief programs – National

From the day he opened Riverhead Brewery in Kingston, Ont., with his business partners, Aaron Martin believed year three would be the big one. And for the first two and a half months of 2020, the brewery was setting sales records. Then everything came to a halt. “COVID just…