Canadian Financings

CGX Energy and Frontera Announce Amendment to Letter Agreement

TORONTO, Jan. 11, 2019 /CNW/ – CGX Energy Inc. (TSXV: OYL) (“CGX“) and Frontera Energy Corporation (TSX: FEC) (“Frontera“) announced today that they have further amended a letter agreement previously disclosed in a news release of CGX and Frontera on December 4, 2018 and amended on Decem ...

Gold sector outlook: RNC Minerals, Barrick, Franco-Nevada

By Peter Kennedy It wasn’t exactly a stellar year for gold. But that didn’t stop some high profile gold companies from making big headlines in 2018. Below are some developments to watch for as 2019 begins to unfold. RNC Minerals Corp. [RNX-TSX] emerged on investor radar screens in when it annou ...

From Alibaba to Zynga: 40 Of The Best VC Bets Of All Time And What We Can Learn From Them

In venture capital, returns follow the Pareto principle — 80% of the wins come from 20% of the deals. Great venture capitalists invest knowing they’re going to take a lot of losses in order to hit those wins. Chris Dixon of top venture firm Andreessen Horowitz has referred to this as the “Ba ...

FireFox samples return 140.5 g/t gold in Finland

Exploring Firefox Gold’s Mustajarvi Project in Finland. Source: Firefox Gold Corp. FireFox Gold Corp. [FFOX-TSXV] on Thursday January 3 reported new results from a 2018 field program at its 100%-owned Mustajarvi gold project in the Central Lapland Greenstone Belt in Finland. The company said sa ...

How Smart Cities Will Vacuum Up Data — And Attempt To Protect It

Cities are undergoing a digital transformation. As technologies emerge to make these urban spaces more connected, a lot of data is being generated. But the data collected is most useful if all of its sources — from traffic lights to parking meters — work together. get the 48-page smar ...

Our Top Posts from 2018

Happy new year! Each week we like share our thoughts on a range of topics from vertical markets to general startup advice and our reflections on investing. We’re proud to say that we wrote a blog post every week in 2018 – and we’ve done that now for the past three years. In case you didn’t ...

Ten Clean Energy Stocks For 2019

by Tom Konrad Ph.D., CFA Looking forward to 2019, I’m more optimistic than I have been since the start of 2016, in the wake of the popping of the YieldCo Bubble in late 2015. The bear market that started in late 2018 seems like it’s far from over, but I expect in early 2019 will see it enter a ...

Less Well Known Autonomous Car Stocks

Car manufacturers have fully embraced self-driving or autonomous cars.  It is not because they have heard a loud clamor for such technology from consumers.  No, automakers are keen on the idea because manufacture of self-driving cars could help them overcome the short comings of highly cyclical ...

There Are 5 Levels of Investing… Here’s How You Reach the Top One

This post There Are 5 Levels of Investing… Here’s How You Reach the Top One appeared first on Daily Reckoning. I recently read an article on “Retirement Success: focus on the paycheck, not the savings number.” I was intrigued. I didn’t know exactly what it meant, so I read it. The article ...

Catalyst Biosciences plans $200M offering as share price slumps – Winston-Salem Journal

Catalyst Biosciences plans $200M offering as share price slumps Winston-Salem Journal Catalyst Biosciences Inc., which has a major Winston-Salem shareholder presence, said Friday in a regulatory filing it has plans for a $200 million public offering … ...