5 Pieces of Advice from investment guru John Bogle

John C. Bogle, who died on Wednesday, is widely seen as having changed how ordinary people invest their money. His firm, the Vanguard Group of Investment Cos., which grew to have $ 4.9 trillion under management, was built on a belief that, over the long term, most investment managers cannot outperform the broad stock market averages. “Jack Bogle More...

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By SLPundit On Friday, January 18th, 2019
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VR gets reality check with significant decline in investment

Several California companies that raised millions of dollars have shut down or have laid off dozens of workers, as businesses scrambled to readjust their strategies in the face of lacklustre consumer demand for More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, January 17th, 2019
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Lime and Bird raise millions, but at far lower valuations than hoped

SAN FRANCISCO—Two electric scooter startups, fresh off raising hundreds of millions of dollars last year, are now raising hundreds of millions more, according to multiple people familiar with the details. More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, January 17th, 2019
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NEB rejects Burnaby’s bid to stop work at Trans Mountain pipeline terminal

BURNABY, B.C. – The National Energy Board has rejected the City of Burnaby’s request that it rescind orders allowing the company building the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion to conduct work at its More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, January 17th, 2019
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Five things you need to know to start your day

Stocks jumped, pared gains and then rallied again in the late afternoon in New York after conflicting reports about the U.S.’s stance on trade with China. Here are some of the things people in markets are More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, January 17th, 2019
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Shaw getting ready to raise prices for its main residential service, CEO says

CALGARY – Residential customers of Shaw Communications Inc. will likely see a price increase for their internet and television services, chief executive Brad Shaw said Thursday after the company’s More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, January 17th, 2019
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Indigenous energy firm touts job creation in joint venture to make bitumen pucks

CALGARY – The CEO of an Indigenous energy company says a project to transform oilsands bitumen into pucks for safer shipping to customers around the world will potentially create needed jobs in northern More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, January 17th, 2019
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America’s legal forays against foreign firms vex other countries

VANCOUVER AIRPORT is an unlikely venue for the genesis of a global spat. But repercussions from the detention by Canadian authorities of Meng Wanzhou while in transit there on December 1st are still spreading. Ms More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, January 17th, 2019
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Britain’s waning appeal to Europeans

BRITAIN’S FUTURE relationship with Europe is still uncertain after the overwhelming defeat of Theresa May’s deal in Parliament on January 15th. The worry for many British employers is that further messy More...

By SLPundit On Thursday, January 17th, 2019
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Ryerson and MLSE announce sports-tech startups to support through incubator

TORONTO – Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment and Ryerson University are funding a handful of tech startups to drive innovation in the sports industry. The pair have chosen six early-stage companies to provide More...