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Canada punches above its weight-class in cross-border deals and works on attracting greenfield and other private investment

Over the past few months, the Canadian government has been working to establish a source of financing for several infrastructure projects across the country. These projects include public transit initiatives, green infrastructure, social infrastructure, and smaller tailored projects for our rural and northern communities. What makes this interesting is how Canada is sourcing the money. … Continue reading

M&A implications of recent Federal actions regarding corruption and bribery

Over the past decade, Canada has joined a growing coalition of governments from around the world in toughening its stance against the improper influencing of foreign and domestic government officials. Two recent Government of Canada initiatives encourage acquirers involved in extractive resource industries, or with service contracts with the federal government, to enhance their diligence … Continue reading