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Fairfax Financial gets on board with Churchill port, northern rail bid

16h cbc.ca
CBC News has learned that Toronto-based investment company Fairfax Financial Holdings will partner with two Manitoba ownership groups to attempt a purchase of Omnitrax's assets in the province. (9-0)

New hope stirs in northern Manitoba after Fairfax joins groups to buy Churchill railway

16h cbc.ca
Communities along the flood-damaged railway to Churchill have renewed hope after it was announced a Toronto-based investment company will partner with two Manitoba groups in an effort to buy Omnitrax's assets. (9-0)

Fairfax Financial Holdings interested in broken Churchill rail line: government

2017-11-17 ctvnews.ca
An undated image provided by OmniTRAX shows flood damage along the railway line to Churchill, Man. (9-0)

Tower shares at record low on concern new capital may be eroded by ongoing quake claims

2017-11-14 nzherald.co.nz
Tower shares fell to a record low as investors weigh up whether the $70.8 million of new capital they're being asked to provide will provide enough of a buffer against lingering Canterbury earthquake claims that have repeatedly surprised the insurer. (9-0)

Tower to raise $70.8m at 45 per cent discount

2017-11-13 nzherald.co.nz
Tower wants to raise $70.8 million at a 45 per cent discount to bolstered its balance sheet while it continues to contend with escalating costs from the Canterbury earthquakes seven years ago. The insurer narrowed its annual loss. (9-0)

Tower in trading halt pending capital raise

2017-11-13 nzherald.co.nz
Tower shares have been halted ahead of tomorrow's annual earnings announcement, where the general insurer will unveil details to raise new capital. (9-0)

Insurance, bank stocks pull TSX index lower, loonie edges up

2017-11-10 ctvnews.ca
A TMX Group ticker is seen in Toronto, on May 9, 2014. (The Canadian Press/Darren Calabrese) (15-0)

Insurance, bank stocks pull TSX index lower

2017-11-10 ctvnews.ca
Specialist Anthony Rinaldi works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, May 3, 2017. (AP / Richard Drew) (14-0)

Insurance, bank stocks pull TSX lower as loonie sees moderate rise

2017-11-10 thestar
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Fairfax buys $11.8 million worth of Torstar shares

2017-11-10 thestar
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Fairfax Financial boosts stake in Torstar

2017-11-10 cbc.ca
Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd. has paid nearly $11.8 million to increase its holding of Torstar Corp.'s non-voting shares to 40.6 per cent. (48-0)

Kenya's ARM Is to Become Next Target in Africa Cement Wars - Bloomberg

2017-11-10 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (9-0)

Fairfax - Fairfax Announces Acquisition of Shares of Torstar

2017-11-10 fairfax.ca
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 9, 2017) - Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited ("Fairfax") (TSX:FFH) (TSX:FFH.U) announces that it has acquired a total of 9,437,287 Class B non-voting shares ("Class B Shares") of Torstar Corporation ("Torstar"), representing approximately 13.3% of the issued and outstanding Class B Shares, at a price of $1.25 per Class B Share. Today's purchase brings Fairfax's total holdings in Torstar to 28,876,337 Class B Shares or approximately 40. (9-0)

Fairfax Announces Acquisition of Shares of Torstar

2017-11-10 marketwired
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 9, 2017) - Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited ("Fairfax") (TSX:FFH) (TSX:FFH.U) announces that it has acquired a total of 9,437,287 Class B non-voting shares ("Class B Shares") of Torstar Corporation ("Torstar"), representing approximately 13.3% of the issued and outstanding Class B Shares, at a price of $1.25 per Class B Share. Today's purchase brings Fairfax's total holdings in Torstar to 28,876,337 Class B Shares or approximately 40. (9-0)

Tower terminates Vero deal

2017-11-06 nzherald.co.nz
Tower has terminated a deal that would have seen Suncorp Group's Vero Insurance take over the New Zealand insurer, but is open to renegotiating a new transaction if a High Court appeal overturns a regulatory block. (9-0)

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