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Tuesday | West Australian

Fairfax-led group to invest in Eurobank in bet on Greek turnaround

Eurobank, Greece's third-largest bank and 95-percent-owned by the HFSF, is issuing new shares to help to plug the gap revealed last month in a central bank stress test.

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Tuesday | Reuters

UPDATE 2-Fairfax-led group to invest in Eurobank in bet on Greek turnaround

International investors are to invest 1.3 billion euros in Eurobank to become the bailed-out Greek bank's biggest shareholders in another sign of growing market confidence in Greece.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Pizza Marketplace

Canadian Restaurant Investment Summit schedule solidified

The fifth annual Canadian Restaurant Investment Summit, produced by GE Capital, will be held in Toronto on May 6-7.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Market Wire

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited: Result of Voting for Directors at Annual Shareholders' Meeting

Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited is pleased to announce the results of the vote on Directors at its April 9, 2014 Annual Shareholders' Meeting.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Bloomberg

Watsa Says Dot-com Rally to - End in Tears'

Prem Watsa, head of Canadian insurer Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. , said investors in technology companies including Twitter Inc. may soon be crying as the stock prices are unsustainable.

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Canadian Business Magazine

Watsa tells Fairfax shareholders: Chen right man for the job at BlackBerry

Watsa, chairman and CEO of investment firm Fairfax Financial , told investors at the Fairfax annual meeting in Toronto that the ailing smartphone maker's new leader, John Chen, has the right experience to make the company profitable again.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Ubergizmo

BlackBerry Q20 Will Not Be Making An Early Appearance

During MWC 2014, BlackBerry announced two handsets, the BlackBerry Z3 and the BlackBerry Q20 .

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Related Topix: Insurance, Gadgets

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Canadian Business Magazine

Mega Brands founding family to receive $74 million if Mattel deal approved

Mega Brands' founding family stands to receive more than $74 million if the toy company's sale to global giant Mattel is approved by shareholders at the end of the month, according to a regulatory filing.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Seeking Alpha

Torstar's Ongoing Value Trap

"The past few years have been particularly hard on the industry, and the financial crisis was the last straw for many newspapers.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Fairfax's Torstar investment scores points for value

Flint knapping was an important skill many years ago and then technological change made it obsolete.

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Related Topix: Insurance, Advertising, Retail, Wal Mart Stores, Financial Markets

USA Today

Not dead yet! Blackberry and others fight for survival

BlackBerry investors gave the struggling maker of smartphones a respite Friday, but investors are paying a close eye on the companies fighting to survive.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Fairfax annual meeting is a big day for value investors

Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. chairman and CEO Prem Watsa speaks during the company's annual meeting in Toronto April 11, 2013.

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Fri Mar 21, 2014

CNET News.com

BlackBerry agrees to sell 3 million square feet of space in Canada

The embattled smartphone maker announced on Friday that it has agreed to sell over 3 million square feet of space, as well as vacant land, across Canada.

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Thu Mar 20, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Fairfax Announces Acquisition of Shares of Torstar

The shares were purchased through the facilities of the Toronto Stock Exchange at a price of $5.35 per Class B Share for investment purposes.

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