Wednesday Mar 12
Resource Investing News
Gold Fix Banks Face Suit from AIS Capital Management
The Wall Street Journal reported yesterday that AIS Capital Management has filed a suit alleging that Barclays plc , Deutsche Bank AG , HSBC Holdings plc , the Bank of Nova Scotia and Societe Generale SA "combined, conspired, and agreed with one another and unnamed co-conspirators to manipulate the prices of gold and gold derivatives contracts."
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
National Bank Of Canada: 15 Different Insiders Have Purchased Shares During The Last 30 Days
National Bank of Canada provides various financial services to retail, commercial, corporate, and institutional clients primarily in Canada, the United States, and Europe.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Gold lawsuit sparks concerns of market manipulation, collusion
A recently filed lawsuit alleging price-fixing in the gold market is the latest evidence of increased scrutiny into the nearly century-old "London Gold Fix."
Mexico's Auto Industry Is 'Clear Winner' in North America: Scotiabank
Global car sales edged higher in January, as rising volumes in Asia and Western Europe more than offset declines in the U.S. and South America, according to the latest Scotiabank Global Auto Report.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Canadian Business Magazine
Former Scotiabank CEO pay for up slightly in final year on the job
Former Scotiabank chief executive Rick Waugh, who stepped down from the bank's top job late last year, earned $11.2 million in total compensation in 2013, up $100,000 from 2012.
Bank Of Nova Scotia: Cheapest Among Canadian Banks Relative To Growth Potential
The Bank of Nova Scotia , commonly known as Scotiabank or Scotia, started off fiscal 2014 with a solid quarter.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Scotiabank CEO Porter Says - Dated' Gold Fix Needs Review
Bank of Nova Scotia Chief Executive Officer Brian Porter said the process for setting gold prices, known as the London gold fix, is outdated and should be reviewed.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
TSX rises, tensions ease, Russia orders troops in exercises to return to bases
The S&P/TSX composite index gained 40.23 points to 14,252.97. The Canadian dollar rose 0.10 of a cent to 90.32 cents US.
Scotiabank posts $1.7 billion profit in first quarter, raising dividend
Bank of Nova Scotia had $1.709 billion of net income in the first quarter, up 6.5 per cent from a year earlier overall and in line with analyst estimates.
Scotiabank Net Income Rises 6.5% on Wealth, Consumer Lending
Bank of Nova Scotia , Canada's third-biggest lender by assets, said fiscal first-quarter profit rose 6.5 percent on higher earnings from wealth management and consumer lending.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Canadian Business Magazine
Banks rank among Canada's most valuable brands, RBC tops the list
Canada's banks are its most valuable corporate brands, with Royal Bank at the very top, according to an annual list from business consultancy Brand Finance and Report on Business Magazine.
The Washington Post
Gold Fix Study Shows Signs of Decade of Bank Manipulation
The London gold fix, the benchmark used by miners, jewelers and central banks to value the metal, may have been manipulated for a decade by the banks setting it, researchers say.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Uranium And Nuclear ETFs Heat Up As Japan Turns On Reactors
After the devastating earthquake and subsequent fallout in Fukushima, Japan is set to turn back on its nuclear reactors, bolstering uranium prices and nuclear industry related exchange traded funds.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
The Globe and Mail
D+H hires former banker as Canadian head
Investor Tools - Spot opportunities, identify market trends and grow your portfolio with a powerful toolkit to help you invest with confidence Just a few months after a billion-dollar acquisition, Davis + Henderson Corp. has hired Duncan Hannay to run its Canadian operations.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Fitch Withdraws Rating on Commonwealth of Massachusetts CP Notes Series J
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2 High Dividend Foreign Banks With The Footprint To Grow Profits And Dividends
On July 17, 2013 I wrote an article on 2 foreign banks that are in a great position to grow with expansion of the Panama Canal.
The Globe and Mail
Scotiabank sets sights on foreign wealth management
When sizing up the prospects for big wealth management acquisitions abroad, there are growing whispers that Bank of Nova Scotia is bound to be next.