In 2003 the Republic of Ireland was about to begin its second boom in less than ten years. The Original Celtic Tiger had seen the Republic shift from being one of the poorest count[...]
The protests earlier this year in Turkey appeared on the surface to have stemmed from a conservationist effort to protect trees in Istanbul’s famous Taksim Gezi Park, one of the fe[...]
For a long time Africa has been labeled the “Last New Frontier” by many international investors, due to the huge promise it holds out to those willing to try its uncharted waters. [...]
Cyprus is a small island with a small population, and the country has recently been a victim of European austerity measures. This was the outcome of long-term bad economic governan[...]
The decade-long housing boom in Toronto has seen an unprecedented level of construction activity with a good 159 towers currently under construction, earning the city the unflatter[...]
Let us consider, for a moment, the story of former Enron employee Charles Prestwood. A long-time worker for Enron and Houston Natural Gas (as the company was previously known), Pre[...]
Those of us who live in Canada and love it should be more than a little concerned about our declining global competitiveness. Why, with our abundance of natural resources and skill[...]
With volatility taking its toll on equity markets, investors are once again frustrated, frightened and outright bewildered. Both retail and institutional investors are questioning [...]