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    1. November 12, 2014

      Bwin.party shares jump as it confirms bid discussion

      Shares in Bwin.party soared on Wednesday after the online gambling company put itself in the shop window by confirming bid...

    2. October 28, 2014

      NY bike scheme expands under new boss

      One of the world’s most experienced senior public transport managers, Jay Walder, is to take over as head of Alta Bicycle...

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    1. October 28, 2014

      Toronto mayoral election ends Ford era

      TORONTO – Toronto elected a moderate conservative as mayor on Monday, ending the Rob Ford era that was marked by scandals...

    2. October 1, 2014

      RBC pushes aggressively into US dealmaking market

      When Tyson Foods launched its $8.5bn bid for Hillshire, the hot-dog maker, Royal Bank of Canada found itself facing a...

    3. FT Alphaville

      September 30, 2014

      SEC charges two on Ackman announcement

      The SEC has been busy turning over rocks related to one of the highest profile short seller battles in recent years. On...

    4. September 15, 2014

      A company’s headquarters should be aligned with its heart

      Every time I hear about a company relocating its headquarters I think of the Marvin Gaye song “Wherever I Lay My Hat (That’s...

    5. September 12, 2014

      The FT’s pick of the Toronto Film Festival

      None of its competitors comes close to the scale of the Toronto International Film Festival. The programme is simply huge:...

    6. September 12, 2014

      Quebec offers model of how money moves on secession threat

      For those Scots still wavering about how to vote in next week’s referendum, First Canadian Place in Toronto is a concrete...

    7. September 3, 2014

      Balfour sells Parsons arm for £820m

      Balfour Beatty has reached a deal to sell Parsons Brinckerhoff, the US design consultancy that became the stumbling block...

    8. September 3, 2014

      Banks that sponsored Tianhe IPO suspend analyst coverage

      Two of the banks that sponsored the Hong Kong flotation of Tianhe Chemicals have suspended analyst coverage of the company...

    9. August 29, 2014

      Clash of the film titans

      In cinema, what’s not shown on screen is often as significant as what is – and the same goes for film festivals. The...

    10. July 20, 2014

      Women in Business – Ginny Gibson, deputy dean

      Ginny Gibson is deputy dean of the University of Reading Henley Business School in the UK. She grew up in Toronto, Canada...

    11. July 20, 2014

      Scots are warned to beware ‘Montreal effect’ on companies

      What would a No vote mean for Scottish companies? A new term is starting to pop up in conversations in the business...

    12. May 30, 2014

      Engine incident blow for Bombardier

      Bombardier’s effort to develop a revolutionary midsize jet suffered a severe setback after one of its new C Series aircraft...

    13. May 22, 2014

      The City dons a giant bowler hat to get ahead in the arts

      Next month a giant bowler hat will appear in Paternoster Square. The pop-up theatre, seating 212 people, will be the...

    14. May 20, 2014

      Sino-Forest creditors sue ex-chief for C$3bn over alleged fraud

      The creditors of collapsed Chinese forestry group Sino-Forest have sued Allen Chan Tak-yuen, the company’s former chairman...

    15. May 11, 2014

      UK not alone in seeing pressure on house prices

      Double digit house price rises, an OECD warning that the market needs cooling, concern about housing affordability – sound...

    16. May 9, 2014

      That’s the way to do it

      You can tell it is conference season in the northern hemisphere by the sudden jump in correspondence asking for my help with...

    17. FT Alphaville

      April 17, 2014

      Larry Summers on forwarding the Doozer economy

      Larry Summers was interviewed by Chrystia Freeland at the INET conference in Toronto last week, in a conversation that very...

    18. April 7, 2014

      Plan to export Canadian crude via US port

      Pipeline operator Enbridge said it plans to export Canadian crude oil via a US port in a move fraught with significance for...

    19. FT Alphaville

      March 25, 2014

      Turquoise -- still the colour of money in Mongolia?

      Decision time approaches for Mongolia, Rio Tinto and Turquoise Hill on Oyu Tolgoi, the enormous copper mining project that...

    20. March 19, 2014

      Canada’s new finance minister is former investment banker

      A former Merrill Lynch investment banker replaced Canada’s finance minister in a hasty, closed-door ceremony in Ottawa on...

    21. March 7, 2014

      Douglas Coupland: living big

      I was in a hotel bar in Toronto once and suddenly a tiny little woman walked in surrounded by a scrum of cameras and...

    22. February 25, 2014

      Toronto: loyal locals make the difference

      Toronto is not generally considered the most interesting city on the planet, although mayor Rob Ford recently proved he was...

    23. MBA blog

      February 25, 2014

      London - Toronto non-stop

      I am on an Air Canada flight from Toronto to London; I have no sense of time and little idea of why I ended up here. But it...

    24. February 14, 2014

      The murkier side of transparency

      On a recent visit to Toronto, I was able to admire the city’s rather fashionable pedestrian traffic signals, which clearly...

    25. MBA blog

      February 13, 2014

      A chat with Insead's Jean Dermine on banking and the future roles of MBAs

      My classmate Coralie Gache, a banker formerly with BNP Paribas, and I had a quick chat with Professor Jean Dermine, Insead’s...

    26. February 9, 2014

      Movers & shakers: February 10

      ● The Financial Conduct Authority has appointed James Kelly, a former managing director at Goldman Sachs and UBS, as an...

    27. January 28, 2014

      First Quantum increases size of flagship copper project

      First Quantum Minerals is to increase the capacity of one of the world’s largest copper mine developments by 20 per cent but...

    28. FT Photo Diary

      January 20, 2014

      Plowed paths in Toronto

      Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press/AP People make their way on plowed paths in the frigid temperatures outside city hall in...

    29. January 16, 2014

      Canada housing: On short notice

      Ben Rabidoux was teaching at Georgian College, a small campus an hour’s drive from Toronto, when he started writing a blog...

    30. January 10, 2014

      From defence to offence

      Around the end of this month the US Navy ship Cape Ray will set about the dangerous, time-consuming and necessary task of...

    31. January 1, 2014

      Systematic guide to the appliance of alliances

      Network Advantage: How to unlock value from your alliances and partnerships, by Henrich Greve, Tim Rowley and Andrew...

    32. December 26, 2013

      Mining sector faces fresh pain as Canadian listings drop

      A crisis in confidence in the mining sector, fuelled by a steep decline in metal prices, is set to deepen as the number of...

    33. Material World

      December 19, 2013

      Will the IMG/Silver Lake-WME deal transform fashion weeks?

      So marketing megalith IMG has just been sold to private equity firm Silver Lake Partners and talent agency William Morris...

    34. beyondbrics

      December 17, 2013

      Guest post: we may root for Ukraine's protesters but Yanukovich has the clear advantage

      By Lucan Way of the University of Toronto I am in Kiev right now. It is truly an inspiring scene. The level of spontaneous...

    35. MBA blog

      December 9, 2013

      We won the AT Kearney Global Case Competition!

      I’m thrilled finally to be able to share the news about the most intense and rewarding experience of my MBA so far, the AT...

    36. December 6, 2013

      Rotman announces senior Bank of Canada figure as next dean

      The University of Toronto’s Rotman School of Management has named Tiff Macklem, senior deputy governor of the Bank of...

    37. beyondbrics

      November 29, 2013

      Eurochem: looking to China with Migao

      The battle between Russia and Belarus over potash assets that has roiled global fertiliser markets this year has not thrown...

    38. Off Message

      November 25, 2013

      Toronto, the world's most youth-friendly city?

      Toronto may have a crack-smoking, citizen-baiting mayor whose chubby recalcitrance has caught the world’s attention but it...

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