Burger King promises to ramp up Tim Hortons’ U.S. expansion as Ottawa approves takeover



TORONTO – The merger of the Whopper and the Timbit moved closer to reality on Thursday with the federal Industry Minister approving Burger King Worldwide Inc.’s $12.5 billion takeover of Tim Hortons Inc. But James Moore said he was granting permission only after the two restaurants agreed to a list of conditions from Ottawa that delved…

Burger King promises to ramp up Tim Hortons’ U.S. expansion as Ottawa approves takeover

Michael Mauboussin: Here’s what active managers can do

michael mauboussin, Credit Suisse, valuation and portfolio positioning, capital markets theory, competitive strategy analysis, decision making, skill versus luck, value investing, Legg Mason, The Success Equation, Think Twice: Harnessing the Power of Counterintuition, analysts, behavioral finance, More Than You Know: Finding Financial Wisdom in Unconventional Places, academics , valuewalkThe debate over active versus passive management continues as trends show the ongoing shift from active into passive funds. Q2 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and more At the Morningstar Investment Conference, Michael Mauboussin of Counterpoint Global argued that the rise of index funds has made it more difficult to be an active manager. Drawing Read More