Corporate Finance in Atlantic Canada

Commentary on corporate finance issues for small- & mid-market private companies in Atlantic Canada

Archive for August 2014

Bookmark bookstore sale

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The Jones family of Charlottetown have announced the sale of independent bookstore Bookmark Inc to Dan & Marlene MacDonald of Moncton.  Bookmark has operated stores in Charlottetown and Halifax for many years.

Written by Dan Jennings

August 13, 2014 at 7:27 pm

3 ideas for business owners if you want to retire on your own terms

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An interesting Globe article on some suggestions for planning for your exit from your company (“on your own terms”).

This opening statement is particularly true in my experience:

“If you’re like most small business owners, a significant portion of your retirement capital is tied up in a single asset: your business.”

Many of the items in this Globe article are common themes in this blog.

Written by Dan Jennings

August 12, 2014 at 10:43 am