TransCanada Corp could be target of activist U.S. hedge funds — including Daniel Loeb’s Third Point

CALGARY • Pipeline giant TransCanada Corp., the proponent of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline from Alberta to Texas, could be the next Canadian target of U.S. activist hedge funds looking to boost value through a breakup. The company’s shares have been strong despite KXL’s continuing setbacks, and gained 3.31% on the breakup speculation to reach $60.81…
TransCanada Corp could be target of activist U.S. hedge funds – including Daniel Loeb’s Third Point

Vanguard’s move into PE may change the landscape forever

Private equity has been growing in popularity in recent years as more and more big-name funds and institutional investors dive in. Now even indexing giant Vanguard is out to take a piece of the PE pie. During a panel at the Morningstar Investment Conference this year, Fran Kinniry of Vanguard, John Rekenthaler of Morningstar and Read More