Tag Archives: Canadian Oil Sands

Damn the torpedoes, Suncor speeds ahead

However its contentious hostile takeover bid for Canadian Oil Sands ultimately turns out, Suncor’s decision to gear up spending and M&A expansion—buying into the market crash—has the potential to be a rued, or revered, industry gambit
By Paul Brent
December 14th, 2015

Alberta’s oil patch is viewed as a small, close-knit community, where disagreements are handled in gentlemanly fashion in the quiet confines of the Calgary Petroleum Club. That’s a major reason why Suncor Energy Inc.’s (TSX:SU) $4.3-billion hostile bid for Syncrude … Continue reading

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New kid on the board

Insider: Gerald Grandey
June 18th, 2013

Who Gerald Grandey, director at Canadian Oil Sands Ltd., Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. and Sandspring Resources Ltd.; former president and CEO of Cameco Corp. of Saskatoon (2003-2011) Involvement Two years ago this July, Gerald Grandey made the transition from … Continue reading

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“Pssst! U.S. liquidity…cheap!”

Okay, the OTCQX over-the-counter market isn’t that big of a secret. But it’s still surprising to learn how many Canadian companies are turning to it as an alternative to the cost and headache of listing on a U.S. exchange
By Paul Brent
March 16th, 2012

IT’S A CRAZY LITTLE growth story that hasn’t entirely found the spotlight. But it has found its market. Twice a week, every week, for the past year and a half, another Canadian listed company has signed up trade its shares … Continue reading

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