OSC Emerging Markets Issuer Review
OSC review of adequacy of issuer disclosure and corporate governance practices, and roles of auditors, underwriters and exchanges in bringing these issuers to market.
uValue — The Corporate Valuation App
uValue is a free corporate valuation app for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch to help value businesses with widely-used analytical tools.
Everyone Into the Pool
Even as the IPO market languishes, the TSX Venture Exchange’s capital pool program (CPP) is bringing a steady stream of companies to market.
A Practical Guide to Risk Management
Managing risk is at the core of managing any financial organization. Risk measurement and quantitative tools are critical aids for supporting risk management, but quantitative tools alone are no substitute for judgment, wisdom, and knowledge.
The Role of Risk Bearing by Financial Institutions
One of the traditional features of financial intermediation is the specialization of financial institutions in the compilation and analysis of information about borrowers’ credit worthiness. Timely, accurate, and relevant credit risk information is essential to the successful channeling of funds from savers to investors. The goal is to provide the best information possible with an...
This weblog (blog) is all about factoring, albeit from a U.S. perspective. If you want to read about the ins and outs of factoring, take a look through the site, run by a firm called Creative Capital, for educational resources and the blog page. Posted January...
EDC (Export Development Canada) financing solutions help Canadian companies and their customers around the world: pre-shipment financing (for exporters who need cash for manufacturing their goods before they export), equity investments (helping exporters to increase market reach by accessing capital), note purchases (exporters extending credit to the foreign buyer), and Canadian foreign investment (helping exporters...