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The Globe and Mail
Fairfax Financial and CEO Watsa probed for insider trading
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Prem Watsa speaks during the company's annual meeting in Toronto on April 11, 2013 Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Prem Watsa speaks during the company's annual meeting in Toronto on April 11, 2013 Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd said Quebec's ... (more)
Fairfax Signs Agreement to Acquire General Insurance Business of Sri Lankan Insurer
The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, including the successful completion of due diligence along with regulatory and court approvals, and is expected to close by the first quarter of 2015.
UPDATE 1-Poor print ad sales hurt Toronto Star publisher's revenue
Canada's Torstar Corp reported a 7 percent fall in revenue at its media business, which publishes the country's largest daily newspaper, the Toronto Star.
Fairfax Announces Conference Call
The call, consisting of a presentation by the company followed by a question period, may be accessed at 857-9641 or 1 308-9408 with the passcode "Fairfax".
The Washington Post
Greek Banks Able to Tap Investors After Stress Tests, HFSF Says
Greece is unlikely to have to inject more money into its banks during the European bank stress tests this year, helping to boost the nation's public finances, top executives at the Hellenic Financial Stability Fund said.
FairFax Financial: Intrinsic Value Exceeds Market Value
Fairfax Financial is a financial insurance holding company that engages in property, casualty, life insurance, reinsurance, investment management and insurance claims management.
The Motley Fool
Which Institutions Are Buying Up Greece?
In two other parts of this series, I have written about the investments by major companies and investors in Ireland and Spain .