Economy


Green Bonds: Investing for the Environmentally Conscious Green Bonds: Investing for the Environmentally Conscious Green Bonds: Investing for the Environmentally Conscious Green Bonds: Investing for the Environmentally Conscious


Green bonds represent an exciting opportunity for socially and environmentally conscious investors. Here's a breakdown on how green bonds...

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Despite stock volatility and plenty of challenges, investors are starting to jump into cannabis investments.

More Than Memes: Vape Shops and Local Economies in Alberta More Than Memes: Vape Shops and Local Economies in Alberta More Than Memes: Vape Shops and Local Economies in Alberta More Than Memes: Vape Shops and Local Economies in Alberta


Between creating jobs and easing the burden of smoking on the healthcare system, vape shops can help out the province's economy

Why Small Business Is Booming in Alberta Why Small Business Is Booming in Alberta Why Small Business Is Booming in Alberta Why Small Business Is Booming in Alberta


These three unique, creative businesses help show how small businesses drive nearly 30 per cent of the province's GDP.

New Financing Opportunities for Alberta Small Businesses New Financing Opportunities for Alberta Small Businesses New Financing Opportunities for Alberta Small Businesses New Financing Opportunities for Alberta Small Businesses


ATB and the Business Development Bank of Canada announce their plan to lend $1 billion to small businesses in Alberta.

The Top 10 Best Food Trucks in Alberta The Top 10 Best Food Trucks in Alberta The Top 10 Best Food Trucks in Alberta The Top 10 Best Food Trucks in Alberta


It’s all fair game in Alberta this summer as the its two biggest cities serve up their best fare, from the window of a food truck. Find out...

Without Coal, How Will Alberta Get Its Power in 2030? Without Coal, How Will Alberta Get Its Power in 2030? Without Coal, How Will Alberta Get Its Power in 2030? Without Coal, How Will Alberta Get Its Power in 2030?


Replacing 6,258 megawatts of coal-fired generating capacity – which provided 55 per cent of the electricity Albertans consumed in 2014 – in...

George Gosbee, CEO of AltaCorp Capital, Has Let His Passions Lead Him in Every Direction George Gosbee, CEO of AltaCorp Capital, Has Let His Passions Lead Him in Every Direction George Gosbee, CEO of AltaCorp Capital, Has Let His Passions Lead Him in Every Direction George Gosbee, CEO of AltaCorp Capital, Has Let His Passions Lead Him in Every Direction


A look into the life of one of Alberta's most prominent investment bankers: George Gosbee, CEO of AltaCorp Capital

Alberta’s 20 Most Innovative Organizations Alberta’s 20 Most Innovative Organizations Alberta’s 20 Most Innovative Organizations Alberta’s 20 Most Innovative Organizations


From oil and gas, to theatre and tourism, here are the 20 companies that are leading the pack and never settling for less.

Alberta’s 25 Most Innovative Organizations in 2014 Alberta’s 25 Most Innovative Organizations in 2014 Alberta’s 25 Most Innovative Organizations in 2014 Alberta’s 25 Most Innovative Organizations in 2014


Which team would you prefer your company to be – Ferrari or McLaren? These 25 companies are setting the standard for innovation.

When Silence is Golden: David Lede on the success of Ledcor When Silence is Golden: David Lede on the success of Ledcor When Silence is Golden: David Lede on the success of Ledcor When Silence is Golden: David Lede on the success of Ledcor


Alberta’s most low-key entrepreneur finally gets his due – whether he wants it or not. David Lede on the success of Ledcor.

Alberta Needs Immigrant Engineers, So Why is it So Hard to Get Licensed? Alberta Needs Immigrant Engineers, So Why is it So Hard to Get Licensed? Alberta Needs Immigrant Engineers, So Why is it So Hard to Get Licensed? Alberta Needs Immigrant Engineers, So Why is it So Hard to Get Licensed?


When Adrian Ruxandar arrived in Edmonton from Romania, he knew he needed a licence to begin working as an engineer but he didn’t know much...

Canadian Control Works Inc. Is Being Blocked From Selling an Innovative Product Canadian Control Works Inc. Is Being Blocked From Selling an Innovative Product Canadian Control Works Inc. Is Being Blocked From Selling an Innovative Product Canadian Control Works Inc. Is Being Blocked From Selling an Innovative Product


David Gray sees potential in worldwide forest of swaying steel but an innovative product is seeing a massive roadblock before realizing its...