PearTree has been working diligently over the past year to lobby the Ontario Government to increase the Ontario flow through Investment Tax Credit from the current 5% to 20%. This will facilitate Ontario’s competitive edge, enable increased exploration and drive jobs in the north. Our recommendation for the increase has been included in the Ontario Chamber of Commerce’s Emerging Stronger Report – a five-year agenda aimed at spurring growth and prosperity Ontario – and is the product of extensive consultation conducted by the OCC.Long-time Calgary investment banker moves to ‘niche’ firm
Toronto philanthropists Phillip and Peggy DeZwirek sit down with Dolce to talk about the fun side of giving back.Men still dominate boardrooms in B.C.
If you want to make it up the corporate ladder in Canada, an Ivy League education and obsession with success can’t hurt. But if you want to make the really big bucks, it’s still best if you were born with the Y chromosome, because it’s still a man’s world at the C-suite level.
Where finance meets philanthropy
Important causes in our community, those that help so many, depend on our ability to transform lives. We know that the need is immediate, and as donors we often wish we could do even more. We wonder, is there an innovative financial tool to help us increase giving?
Topics and respective speakers were: Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange: A Market Update presented by Orlee Wertheim, Head, Business Development – Global; Tax Issues and Mining Generally, presented by Claude Jodoin, Partner, Fasken Martineau; Expanding the Universe of Flow-Through Exploration Capital, presented by Norman Brownstein, President, PearTree Securities