The science of exercising aging muscles – Part 1


March 8, 2018

As many of you know, I have been very involved in South Surrey White Rock community activities for many years, particularly as those activities relate to physical literacy.

We are fortunate in our community to be able to take advantage of the contributions made to this initiative by a partnership between the Peace Arch Hospital Foundation1 (PAHF), Innovative Fitness White Rock2 (IFWR) and the Sport for Life Society3 – a national not-for-profit organization whose participants include leaders from the sport, recreation, education, health and business sectors.

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Canadian equities are slightly higher on the day

The Midday Update

March 6, 2018

Despite a volatile start, Canadian equities are slightly higher on the day. The S&P/TSX Composite Index is up 0.1% at midday.

In corporate news, Baytex Energy Inc. (BTE) is higher after BTE reported better-than-expected results for Q4F2017. Production of 69,556 boe/d and funds flow per share of $0.45 were both ahead of consensus estimates of 68,583 boe/d and $0.39, respectively. Bombardier Inc. (BBD.b) announced a bought deal equity financing that will result in gross proceeds of ~$638M to the company, or ~$734M if an overallotment option is exercised in full, according to a Bombardier press release.

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