The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited

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  • The Western Investment Company of Canada Announces Hiring of Investor Relations and Market Making Professionals as Part of Capital Markets Focus in 2020 / 21

    High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - August 26, 2020) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC" or "Western") announces that it has engaged the services of Renmark Financial Communications Inc. to handle Western's investor relations activities. In addition, WICC has retained Independent Trading Group (ITG) Inc. as market maker for its shares on the TSX Venture Exchange and other trading platforms.Western CEO Scott Tannas commented "Western is a growing success story, with ambitious plans and a bright...

    2020-08-26 5:38 PM ET
  • Western Investment Company Files Q2 Financial Statements on SEDAR Reporting Net Income for Quarter on Par with 2019 at $355,000 and CEO Provides Update to Shareholders

    High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - August 24, 2020) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC" or "Western") announces that it has filed its Q2 Financial Statements and MD&A on SEDAR.In a message to shareholders, WICC CEO Scott Tannas provided the following commentary: "At the beginning of the second quarter, WICC and its partners were exclusively focused on making sure that each investee company had the resources to come through to the other side of...

    2020-08-24 9:00 AM ET
  • Western Investment Company Files Q1 Financial Statements on SEDAR Including Non-Cash Write-Down of Goodwill. CEO Provides COVID-19 Update to Shareholders

    High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - May 29, 2020) -  The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC" or "Western") announces that it has filed its Q1 Financial Statements and MD&A on SEDAR.In a message to shareholders, WICC CEO Scott Tannas provided the following commentary: "As we continue to navigate our way through this severely depressed economy, WICC and its partners have been focused on making sure that each investee company has the resources to come through to the...

    2020-05-29 6:26 PM ET
  • Western Investment Company 2019 Net Income up 11% to $1.25 million

    High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - May 12, 2020) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC" or "Western") announces that today it filed its financial statements and MD&A on SEDAR for the year ended December 31, 2019. Western reported net income of $1,252,643 for 2019, up from $1,131,531 the year before.WICC CEO Scott Tannas provided the following comments:"A large portion of our earnings came from investment gains in the year, which offset a drop in operating...

    2020-05-12 5:16 PM ET
  • Western Investment Company Announces Delay in Filing Annual Financial Statements

    High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - April 28, 2020) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC" or "Western") announces that due to circumstances created by the COVID-19 pandemic, it is relying on the exemption provided in Alberta Instrument 51-517 - Temporary Exemption from Certain Corporate Finance Requirements (the "Alberta Instrument") of the Alberta Securities Commission (and similar exemptions provided by the securities commissions in other Canadian jurisdictions) to postpone the filing of the following continuous disclosure documents...

    2020-04-28 9:34 PM ET
  • Western Investment Company CEO Provides COVID -19 Update to Shareholders

    High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - April 14, 2020) -  The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC" or "Western") announced today that it has distributed a message to shareholders from President & CEO Scott Tannas.In his message to shareholders, WICC CEO Scott Tannas provided the following commentary: "The executive team at WICC is actively engaged in making sure that all our investee companies have the resources they need to manage through the COVID 19 crisis. We became involved...

    2020-04-14 8:30 AM ET
  • The Western Investment Company of Canada Updates Normal Course Issuer Bid

    Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - March 4, 2020) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC" or the "Corporation") announces that, further to its news release dated January 13, 2020, all acquisitions of common shares of the Corporation by the Corporation pursuant to its normal course issuer bid will be made through the facilities of TSX Venture Exchange Inc. as well as other recognized Canadian exchanges and alternative trading systems. About The Western Investment Company of Canada...

    2020-03-04 9:30 AM ET
  • Western Investment Company CEO Provides Third Anniversary Update

    High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - February 13, 2020) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC" or "Western") announced today that it has distributed a message to shareholders from President & CEO Scott Tannas.In his message to shareholders, WICC CEO Scott Tannas provided the following commentary: "Last December marked the third anniversary of the commencement of operations for The Western Investment Company, whereby we completed our initial investment in GlassMasters Autoglass, the leading Alberta based autoglass...

    2020-02-13 9:30 AM ET