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  1. 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...

  2. 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:...

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  1. Special Report: Boldness in Business 2012

    Seven success stories are honoured in this year’s awards...
  2. Foreign Exchange April 2012

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  1. 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...

  2. 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...

  3. 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...

  4. 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...

  5. 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...

  6. 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...

  7. 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...

  8. 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...

  9. 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...

  10. 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...

  11. 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...

  12. 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...

  13. 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...

  14. 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...

  15. 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...

  16. 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...

  17. 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...

  18. 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...

  19. 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...

  20. 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...

  21. 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...

  22. 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...

  23. 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...

  24. 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...

  25. 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...

  26. 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...

  27. 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...

  28. 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...

  29. 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...

  30. 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...

  31. 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...

  32. 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...

  33. 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...

  34. November 22, 2013

    Tullow strikes oil in northern Kenya

    Tullow Oil has found oil in one its north Kenyan operations that have been disrupted by a dispute with local people. The...

  35. November 21, 2013

    Rob Ford provides US with comic relief

    Let’s give Rob Ford his due. The hard-living mayor of Toronto has grabbed hold of the US public’s imagination as if it were...

  36. November 19, 2013

    Spain’s Cepsa to pay $2.2bn for Coastal Energy

    Cepsa, the Spanish energy company, together with a partner, have agreed to pay C$2.3bn ($2.2bn) to acquire Coastal Energy to...

  37. November 19, 2013

    Canadian papers ink shame of Rob Ford

    “Well, folks, if you think American-style politics is nasty, you guys have just attacked Kuwait.” The analogy,...

  38. November 19, 2013

    DSM to spin off pharmaceutical arm

    DSM, the world’s largest vitamin producer, is preparing to spin off its pharmaceuticals division in a deal that will create...

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