Category Archives: Insider

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Running hot

Despite gold’s soaring price tag, mining the stuff these days is not without challenges. Costs keep rising, as do shareholders’ expectations
September 15th, 2011

Insider Steve Letwin Who President and CEO, Iamgold Corp. Involvement Gold mining is an exclusive club. Some 10 to 15 companies dominate the world market and about a half-dozen are Canadian. That means every CEO in the business holds a … Continue reading

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Mission: Critical

Research In Motion needs a hit with its new PlayBook tablet. Kunal Gupta’s Polar Mobile may hold the key
June 15th, 2011

Insider Kunal Gupta Who Cofounder and CEO of Polar Mobile, maker of a media-focused applications-advertising-analytics platform for smartphones. Involvement The 40-person Toronto-based company will be vital to the success of Research In Motion’s (TSX:RIM) PlayBook tablet. Not only does Polar’s … Continue reading

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Texas-backed two-step

Bruce Walter looked outgunned in the bidding for Baffinland Iron Mines. But then he brought up partnership
By Robert Thompson
March 25th, 2011

Insider: Bruce Walter Who: Chairman, Nunavut Iron Ore Acquisition Inc. Involvement: Bruce Walter is one of Canada’s great dealmakers. He’s worked as a lawyer on mergers and acquisitions, headed up senior banking groups at BMO, and worked with Ian Delaney … Continue reading

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