Mary Jo White’s announcement yesterday that high-frequency trading, dark pools and the industry around the avant-garde in market structure are now officially under review brought us some sports analogies.
Tim Hortons Inc. Chief Executive Officer Marc Caira said Canada’s largest coffee and doughnuts chain must succeed in the U.S. as competition brings slower growth at home.
Following is the text of Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz’s speech today in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. The statement was released today in Ottawa.
Tim Hortons Inc.’s move to reward shareholders at bondholders’ expense was forgotten yesterday as supply-starved investors lapped up the latest issue from the Canadian coffee-and-doughnut chain.
Tim Hortons Inc., the Canadian coffee-and-doughnuts chain under pressure from activist investors, will use less capital and more franchises in a “must-win battle” for U.S. customers.
New York City tourist Raeann Boynton stares at the Tim Hortons restaurant menu on 53rd Street and says she’s not impressed.
"Ongoing macro-economic uncertainty and low growth has been impacting consumer confidence and discretionary spending in both Canada and the U.S, leading to an overall intensified competitive environment."
- Tim Hortons on Aug 08, 2013