Alex Bishop

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Executives better get used to handling political risk no matter who wins the U.S. election

“This blog was taken from financialpost.com” Much of the Canadian analysis of the Nov. 3 vote in the United States would have made a former editor-in-chief crazy. He had banned the use of the word “but” in all stories, yet for Canada’s pundits, it’s the “yes, but” election. Yes, American voters seem “tantalizingly close” to …

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Hudson’s Bay has stopped paying its rent at malls across the country. Is it in trouble?

Is Hudson’s Bay in trouble? There are certainly signs that it could be. The 350-year-old retailer, whose parent company was taken private on March 3, just a week before COVID-19 hit Canada with its full force, has been hit hard by the pandemic lockdown, as have many retailers. But unlike most other retailers, the Hudson’s …

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