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Big Canadian investors push for more say in director nominations


An organization backed by the country\’s biggest pension funds and cash managers is looking on Canada to adopt U.S.-style rules to make it easier for large shareholders to appoint directors for election to company boards. The Canadian Coalition permanently Governance, whose members include the Canada Type of pension Investment Board and CIBC Asset Management Inc., is urging Industry Canada to ...

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Apple Inc set to make gaming push with updated AppleTV


As usual, consumers and investors alike is going to be monitoring Apple Inc.’s Worldwide Developers Conference closely for new products and services. They shouldn’t expect the tech giant to roll out an Apple-branded television, but we’ll likely visit a new version of the AppleTV device which has more memory, improved graphics and touch/speech capabilities. These improvements, along with the AppleTV ...

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China could push world into recession: Morgan Stanley


Forget about all the shoes, toys along with other exports. China may soon have another thing to offer the world: an economic downturn. That is the prediction from Ruchir Sharma, head of emerging markets at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, who says a continuation of China\’s slowdown in the next years may drag global economic growth below 2 per cent, a ...

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Energy stocks push Toronto stock market higher, loonie trades lower


TORONTO – The Toronto Stock market ended your day higher on Thursday, helped by strength within the energy stocks as some big names within the sector announced plans to cut costs in releasing their quarterly results. The S&P/TSX composite index gained 80.98 points to 14,382.78 as Suncor Energy said it plans to cut its capital spending and Cenovus Energy slashed ...

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