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Insider trading: are your practices onside?

The OSC has introduced new rules on insider trading. Here’s some advice to make sure your company’s internal guidelines for directors, officers and employees are not only up to date—but the best that they can be
By Poonam Puri
With Patricia Olasker
October 11th, 2016

Consider this: a senior officer of a Canadian public company learns that the company has just received a significant, unsolicited bid, suggesting that the company could be in play. He calls his accountant and says: “Buy shares in my company … Continue reading

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Technical analysis: how insiders can use it to advantage

By Bruce Freedman
September 26th, 2012

As a general rule, investors respond well to share purchases by a company or its insiders. However, the magnitude of their enthusiasm will be a function of several factors. In the case of insiders, it’s the size of the purchase: … Continue reading

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