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BNN interview on bank lending, BCE deal

In case you missed it, here is the link to an interview that Mark McQueen did yesterday on BNN Television’s The Close with Kim Parlee. The spot is about 14 minutes in. AO

 
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About that moustache

My friend, Martin Langlois, is growing a moustache in November (a real one I guess, and not that 4 day scruff he normally has) as part of a brilliant fundraising initiative by the Prostate Cancer Research Foundation. I don’t use this space to shill for quarters very often, but what struck me about the idea

 
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GMP research on Intrinsyc Software’s progress

Here is a nicely detailed update research note from GMP Securities on Wellington Financial Fund II portfolio co. Intrinsyc Software (ICS:TSX): “As October comes to an end, the month has so far shaped out as expected with Intrinsyc announcing a design win through SiRF (the previously announced unnamed silicon vendor), and most recently the commercial

 
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“Thawing Credit Market Should Ease Concerns” – NFW part 2

Further to our post from last week (“‘Thawing Credit Market Should Ease Concerns’ – NFW” October 21-08): The recession is the primary concern of the folks who manage the credit groups at any lender, large or small. Positive changes in the lending environment are far more methodical; think glacial. Here is an excerpt from a

 
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Danny King coverage in the Globe

One of the two Canadian professional golfers we sponsor, Danny King, has just returned from the first round of PGA Q-School. Here is an excerpt of the article about his intense drive that appears in the Globe and Mail this morning: Last week, while Mike Weir was passing $3-million (all currency U.S.) in winnings on

 
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