Blackout Periods – Unintended Consequences?

Your blackout policies may be negatively impacting your long-term incentive plans- here’s how to mitigate that risk. Under Canadian securities legislation, insiders (including all employees of a company) are restricted from trading in their company’s securities when they are in possession of material non‐public information (MNPI). Issuer imposed trading restrictions (often referred to as “blackouts”)…


The Challenges facing Boards of Directors today, the challenges of getting executive compensation right, why hiring a consulting firm can help you focus on what’s really important: your business

After the Venture 250 2014 luncheons, Michael Caputo had the opportunity to share his thoughts on the main challenges facing Boards of Directors today.  He was interviewed by Jim Kerr, Associate Director, Digital Initiatives, Venture Publishing and host of the Alberta Venture podcast series. Please take a listen.