RBC increases its’ quarterly dividend by 2%

“RBC had a record third quarter, delivering reported earnings of over $2.8 billion and $7.9 billion for the first nine months of the year, demonstrating the strength of our diversified business model and our disciplined risk and efficiency management. Our strong capital position enabled us to repurchase $292 million of common shares in the third quarter and I’m pleased to announce a 2% increase to our quarterly dividend,” said Dave McKay, RBC President and Chief Executive Officer. “We remain focused on prudently managing risks and costs while innovating to enhance the client experience and deliver long-term shareholder value.”
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Toronto Zoo: Save up to 15%

Toronto Zoo: Save up to 15%

Toronto Zoo has been a Canadian leader in saving and protecting species as Canada’s largest Zoo. Sprawling over 710 acres within the heart of the Rouge Valley, it is home to over 5,000 animals representing more than 450 species. Including Canada’s only giant panda cubs, Jia Panpan and Jia Yueyue and the Zoo’s playful Indian rhino calf Nandu. The first rhino born at the Zoo in over sixteen years. Catch a daily animal Keeper Talk or the Amazing Animal Show, then cool off at Splash Island, the Toronto Zoo’s two acre splash pad (open daily until Labour Day), and all free with Zoo admission.

  • Size: Open year-round, one of the largest Zoo’s in the world with over 10 kilometers of walking trails and over 340,000 square feet of indoor tropical pavilions to enjoy the Zoo rain or shine.
  • Don’t Miss: Home to Canada’s only giant panda cubs, mom Er Shun and Da Mao.
  • Eye Catchers: Visit polar bear cub Juno in the Tundra Trek, and four white lion cubs in the African Savanna. Plus meet the first born Indian rhino calf in over 16 years at the Toronto Zoo.
  • Must Sees: Animal keeper talks year-round, the Zoo’s Amazing Animal Show or 2-acre splash pad “Splash Island” this summer.
  • What to See Under The Sea: With over 100 species of fish throughout the Zoo, explore the Zoo’s Great Barrier Reef exhibit filled with moon jellies and seahorses and more.

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Unlocking Growth Opportunities for Canada’s Innovation Economy

TMX Group today announced that it is funding an independent working group, the Advancing Innovation Roundtable, which will examine ways to increase access to growth capital for companies in Canada’s innovation economy. Launching in September 2016, the Roundtable will focus on the scalability issues of Canadian technology and innovation firms caused by insufficient growth funding beyond the initial seed and start-up stages. The Roundtable will deliver a set of actionable recommendations in early 2017 on how to successfully scale globally competitive enterprises in a variety of sectors including technology, clean technology, life sciences and advanced manufacturing.

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Sears Canada Reveals Modern, New Logo

Sears Canada Inc. today is unveiling a fresh logo to carry the national retailer forward. This new look represents the most recent development in a series of strategic initiatives to re-invigorate and revitalize Sears Canada across all lines of business from e-commerce to in-store experiences, and from merchandise selection and curation to marketing communications.

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Canopy Growth Corporation completes previously announced bought deal financing, including over-allotment, for $34.5 Million

Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: CGC) (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) announced that it has closed its previously announced short form prospectus offering, on a bought deal basis, including the exercise in full of the underwriters’ over-allotment option.  A total of 9,453,000 common shares in the capital of the Company (the “Shares”) were sold at a price of $3.65 per Share, for aggregate gross proceeds of $34,503,450 (the “Offering”). The Offering was underwritten by a syndicate of underwriters led by GMP Securities L.P. and Dundee Securities Ltd.

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