Osprey Capital Partners Inc. hired Paris Aden, a former mergers-and-acquisitions director at Royal Bank of Canada’s RBC Capital Markets unit, as a partner, according to Vlaad & Co., a Toronto-based financial services recruiting firm.
Serco Group Plc has lost a prison contract, a CEO and a fifth of its value in six weeks. It may take longer than that for Britain’s largest government outsourcing provider to win back work -- and investors.
Murray Goulburn Cooperative Co., Australia’s biggest milk processor, raised its takeover offer for Warrnambool Cheese & Butter Factory Co., valuing it at A$533 million ($484 million) and topping two rival bids.
Rogers Communications Inc., Canada’s largest wireless carrier, reached a 12-year, C$5.2 billion ($4.9 billion) deal with the National Hockey League for broadcasting rights in the country starting in the 2014-2015 season.
Canaccord Genuity Group Inc., Canada’s largest non-bank brokerage, would consider small deals to build-up its U.K. wealth-management business even as it shuns larger acquisitions, Chief Executive Officer Paul Reynolds said.
Canaccord Genuity Group Inc., Canada’s largest non-bank brokerage by assets, said losses narrowed in the fiscal second quarter on lower costs and improvements in its capital markets businesses outside Canada.