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December 1, 2016
With $430M acquisition of Mettrum, Canopy Growth to add two national brands, additional production space

Canopy Growth Corporation has entered into an agreement with Toronto-based Mettrum Health Corp. that will see its stake in the Canadian medical marijuana industry grow. With its agreement to acquire Mettrum, Canopy Growth will add two national brands to its portfolio, increase its production platform and create room for fur... Read More

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October 27, 2016
Halifax-based Analyze Re acquired by Verisk Analytics

Analyze Re, the Halifax-based software as a service provider for the reinsurance and insurance industries, has been acquired by American data analytics company Verisk Analytics, the company announced this week. Analyze Re will become part of AIR Worldwide (AIR), a Verisk Analytics business. The acquisition will enable AI... Read More

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June 7, 2016
Debbie Weinstein talks to Lexpert about managing data

In a recent article by Lexpert’s Sandra Rubin, LaBarge Weinstein co-founding partner Debbie Weinstein addressed the importance of data collection, storage and security practices for Canadian businesses of all sizes. In the article, she notes that a proactive approach to data management is important, especially in the a... Read More

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April 6, 2016
Sale of BTI Systems to Juniper Networks complete

The previously announced planned acquisition of BTI Systems by Juniper Networks is complete, as noted in a blog post. The acquisition of BTI, a provider of cloud and metro network technology to content, cloud and service providers, will “pave the way for Juniper to help drive the industry toward a more open, automated... Read More

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April 6, 2016
Sale of Nakina Systems to Nokia complete

The previously announced planned acquisition of Nakina Systems by Nokia is complete. Nokia said the acquisition of Nakina complements its existing security portfolio and will help customers meet the growing requirements of network security. Nakina specializes in security and orchestration software for virtual and hybr... Read More

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