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Financial experts tout real estate as one of the most viable assets you can invest in, as it typically offers investors above-average returns, with less risk, when compared to stocks, and gives you the opportunity to diversify your investment...
Norman Horne, executive chairman of Arc Group.

Hearings into the claim for the winding up of Arc Systems Limited will continue on July 24, a date set Friday by Justice David Batts after denying the company’s bid to reverse the order that appointed the liquidator. Batts, however, granted...

Investment managers are detecting an increasing tolerance for risk among Jamaican investors and are designing products to feed that growing appetite. Unit trusts, which are considered relatively safe investments because the risk is pooled, have...

Why is it that strategic plans often languish on the shelf? Some would say it’s a matter of lazy executives, but experience shows that it has more to do with creating the right context from the start. A client I work with has an idea: “Let’s put up...

Volkswagen will invest US$2.6 billion into a Pittsburgh autonomous vehicle company that’s mostly owned by Ford as the automakers who were once rivals deepen their partnership to develop driverless and electric vehicles in an ultra-competitive...

China’s trade with the United States plunged last month as a tariff war battered exporters on both sides of the Pacific Ocean. And there’s no let-up in sight: Tensions between the world’s two biggest economies continue to simmer even though...

The Hendrickson family’s National Baking Company has been consistent in its focus on meeting its customers’ expectation and demand for fresh bread and other baked products daily, and in the process, is prepared to spend big dough on capital...

Looking to secure a larger foothold in the ethnic market in western Canada by year end, GraceKennedy has expanded retail space and launched new products in that market. But the food and financial services conglomerate has promised that more is to...

Advertising agency The Limners and Bards Limited, which trades as The LAB, will come to market with a near $1 billion in capitalisation, assuming a successful share offer, and has immediate plans to acquire a business. The LAB hopes its growth...

Barita Investments, BIL, is looking to the bond market for funds, even as it prepares to tap its shareholders for additional capital from a rights issue, in a sign that the company and its new owners are still hungry for funds to finance its...
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