Print Coverage

Print Coverage


“There’s been only one company IPO this year on the TSX, and that’s a problem”

Globe and Mail, by J. Ari Pandes and Bryce Tingle, October 17, 2022

“Evraz’s Canadian operations could face headwinds after top shareholder Roman Abramovich hit with sanctions”

Financial Post, by Barbara Shecter, March 11, 2022

“Soaring oil prices may not be enough to draw investment back to Canada’s oilpatch”

Financial Post, by Barbara Shecter, March 9, 2022

“Canadian Investors Shatter Records By Putting $115 Billion in Foreign Securities”

Bloomberg News, by Geoffrey Morgan, January 17, 2022

“Dozens of big companies headed by top-paid CEOs collected COVID-19 government benefits: report”

CBC, by Sophia Harris, January 4, 2022

“Birchcliff the envy of oil and gas mid-caps as it gets set to rejoin TSX index”

Financial Post, by Geoffrey Morgan, September 1, 2021

“The Next 50: Canada has plenty of budding innovative companies. It’s time to turn them into trees”

Financial Post, by Andy Holloway, June 15, 2021

“Entrepreneurs aren’t taking their companies public – and it’s a problem for our economy”

The Conversation, by Bryce Tingle and Ari Pandes (opinion piece), May 20, 2021

“Terence Corcoran: Who’s killing the IPO market?”

Financial Post, by Terence Corcoran, May 12, 2021

“CRA has nearly 1,200 complaints of companies misusing COVID money, but has issued no fines”

CBC, by Matthew Pierce, Aaron Saltzman, Madeline McNair, April 19, 2021

“Calfrac cancels AIMCo bonds after miscounting proxy votes crucial in its fight against Wilk Bros”

Financial Post, by Geoffrey Morgan, March 30, 2021

“Lightspeed and Brookfield Renewable launch large stock sales”

Globe and Mail, by Andrew Willis, February 9, 2021

“Wilks Brothers running out of appeals to push its Calfrac offer as most acrimonious M&A fight in the oilpatch this year draws to a close”

Financial Post, by Geoffrey Morgan, December 4, 2020

“Does Limited Liability Matter?”

Columbia Law School Blue Sky Blog, by Yrjo Koskinen, Nga Nguyen and Ari Pandes, September 23, 2020

“Green income trusts could accelerate Canada’s energy transition”

The Conversation, by Yrjo Koskinen, Nga Nguyen and Ari Pandes (opinion piece), June 1, 2020

“How one tax change could turbocharge Alberta’s energy sector”

Globe and Mail, by Yrjo Koskinen and Ari Pandes (opinion piece), May 26, 2020

“After 2019 drought, here’s a look at 5 of the most successful Canadian IPOs of the decade”

BNN Bloomberg, by Adena Ali, December 30, 2019

“GFL ‘did not read the room’: What’s behind the dearth of Canadian IPOs”

BNN Bloomberg, by Jeanie Tran, November 8, 2019

“Canada’s IPO market dries up as young companies look to private capital”

Globe and Mail, by Tim Shufelt, October 13, 2019

“Albertans don’t love the mortgage stress test, but experts say it isn’t the main hurdle to home ownership”

The Star Calgary, by Brennan Doherty, September 24, 2019

“Tick Tock: The Death of the Stock”

The Bull & Bear, by Leo Gelfand and Guy Miller, January 12, 2019

“Race to Go Public in Ride-Haling Is a First IPO for Both Uber and Lyft GCs”

American Lawyer Media, by Caroline Spiezio, December 12, 2018

“Know your tolerance for a market downturn and stay calm when it hits: experts”

The Canadian Press, by David Paddon, September 13, 2018

“Calgary sees spike in venture-capital financing since start of the year”

The Star Calgary, by Brennan Doherty, July 30, 2018

“Financial analysis skills earn semi-final showing in Americas research challenge”

UToday News, by Karen Perl-Pollard, April 13, 2018

“Securities regulators look to cut regulatory burden on public companies”

Globe and Mail, by Alexandra Posadzki, March 27, 2018

“Do not tender: Enbridge advises shareholders to reject TRC Capital’s mini-tender offer”

Financial Post, by Geoffrey Morgan, April 7, 2017

“The IPO Blackout: Will CPAs light the way to an IPO recovery”

CPA Ontario’s D&A Magazine, by Michael Hill, Winter 2017 Issue (Vol. IV No. 1)

“Rise in oilpatch deal-making foreseen for 2017”

Wealth Professional, by Leo Almazora, March 21, 2017

“Canada’s oilpatch is on the prowl for deals again after the long, dark years of the oil rout”

Financial Post, by Geoffrey Morgan, March 20, 2017

“STEP Energy Services Ltd could mark the first Canadian oilpatch IPO in over two years”

Financial Post, by Geoffrey Morgan, February 10, 2017

“Burdens placed on public companies behind dearth of IPOs, professor suggests”

Financial Post, by Barry Critchley, January 13, 2017

“Corporate Canada’s risk-averseness may be hurting the economy”

Wealth Professional, by Leo Almazora, September 27, 2016

“Public companies in Canada are going the way of the Dodo”

Maclean’s, by Jason Kirby, August 2, 2016

“Does Spending Time in the Minors Pay Off? Winner of The 2016 CFA Society Toronto & Hillsdale Canadian Investment Research Award”

CNW Newswire, February 17, 2016–hillsdale-canadian-investment-research-award-569139511.html

“Weathering the downturn: Four things businesses can do to thrive in a challenging economy”

Calgary Herald, by Joel Schlesinger, October 20, 2015

“Study launched on how Alberta companies raise money to grow businesses”

Calgary Herald, by Mario Toneguzzi, August 17, 2015

“Oilpatch activist shareholders are getting restless as oilpatch downturn continues”

Financial Post, by Yadullah Hussain, April 23, 2015

“Two guys with no revenue learn a venture-capital lesson”

Globe and Mail, by Jeff Buckstein, October 29, 2014

 “Canada’s collapsing IPO markets hard to explain”

Financial Post, by Bryce C. Tingle, September 4, 2014

“Renegade with a cause: Activist investors in the oil patch”

Alberta Oil Magazine, by Omar Mouallem, May 2014

 “Juniors’ Growing Pains”

Financial Post, by Dina O’Meara, April 4, 2014

“Why junior oil and gas companies still struggle to find cash”

Alberta Oil Magazine, by Geoffrey Morgan, November 2013

“Calgary development company target of proxy battle”

Calgary Herald, by Amanda Stephenson, July 24, 2013

“Sunshine Oilsands looks to Canada in its hunt for capital”

Alberta Oil Magazine, by Lewis Kelly, March 2013

“CPCs: Their time has come”

Financial Post, by Barry Critchley, December 29, 2012

“CPCs have proven their worth”

Financial Post, by Barry Critchley, December 18, 2012

Bank of Canada Best Research Paper Award on the Canadian Capital Markets

Globe and Mail, by Jennifer Lewington, September 23, 2011

“Competition for resource firms heats up on global exchanges: A secondary listing in Hong Kong provides exposure to affluent Asian investors”

Alberta Oil Magazine, by Jeff Lewis, September 2011

“Reverse takeovers red flagged”

Toronto Star, by Vanessa Lu, August 29, 2011

“How gender divides investment behaviour; Men more active, but women earn more in long run”

Calgary Herald, by Kim Guttormson, May 1, 2011


“Stock exchange merger likely to get mixed reviews in Alberta”

Calgary Sun, by Markus Ermisch, February 9, 2011

“Cashing in on corporate split-ups”

Globe and Mail, by David Milstead, January 25, 2011

“Harper’s FDR Moment”

Zoomer Magazine, by John Lorinc, September 2010

“Bought deal gets high marks”

Financial Post, by Barry Critchley, October 17, 2007