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The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (V:WI)

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Sep 25, 2019 04:05 pm ET
Western Investment Company Provides Update on Fortress Insurance Progress
High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - September 25, 2019) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC") announced today that its insurance operation, Fortress Insurance, has issued its first property insurance policy.
Aug 26, 2019 07:14 pm ET
Western files Q2 Statements and MD&A on SEDAR - Quarterly Net Income up 215% to $382,000
High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - August 26, 2019) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV:WI) ("WICC") confirms its financial statements and MD&A for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2019 are available for viewing on SEDAR.
May 27, 2019 05:13 pm ET
Western Files Q1 Statements and MD&A on SEDAR
High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - May 27, 2019) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV:WI) ("WICC") confirms its financial statements and MD&A for the quarter ended March 31, 2019 are available for viewing on SEDAR.
May 06, 2019 04:35 pm ET
Western Investment Company of Canada receives all regulatory approvals and closes the acquisition to acquire 50% interest in Fortress Insurance Company
High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - May 6, 2019) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC")  announces today it has received all regulatory approvals from the Alberta Superintendent of Insurance including licences that will allow Fortress Insurance Company ("Fortress") to conduct business on a wider scale within Alberta.
Apr 29, 2019 07:22 pm ET
Western Investment Company posts 2018 Year End Net Income of $1.13 million. Adjusted Net Income (NPIO) at $1.7 million - 6 cents per share
High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - April 29, 2019) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC") announced today it has filed its 2018 Financial Statements and MD&A on SEDAR.
Apr 09, 2019 02:00 pm ET
Western Investment Company Announces Closing of Subscription Receipt Financing for Total Gross Proceeds of $4.0 Million
High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - April 9, 2019) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("WICC") (TSXV: WI) announces today the closing of its previously announced offering of subscription receipts ("Subscription Receipts") for the maximum aggregate gross principal amount of $4,000,000 (the "Financing"). The Financing consisted of a brokered portion and a non-brokered portion. AltaCorp Capital Inc. acted as lead agent and sole bookrunner for the brokered portion of the Financing. Directors, officers and other insiders subscribed for a total of 16% of the gross proceeds of the Financing.
Mar 12, 2019 08:30 am ET
Western Investment Company of Canada Announces Private Placement of Convertible Unsecured Debentures
High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - March 12, 2019) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC") announces today it has entered into an agreement for a brokered private placement led by AltaCorp Capital Inc. ("AltaCorp") as lead agent and sole bookrunner for the sale of subscription receipts ("Subscription Receipts") in the aggregate gross principal amount of up to $4,000,000 (the "Financing").
Mar 11, 2019 09:00 am ET
Western Investment Company of Canada Provides Details as it Finalizes Transaction to Acquire 50% Interest in Fortress Insurance Company
High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - March 11, 2019) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("WICC")  announces today it has received board approval for its plan to acquire a fifty percent interest in Fortress Insurance Company ("Fortress").
Jan 17, 2019 04:44 pm ET
Western Provides Clarification and Update on Proposed Insurance Transaction
High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - January 17, 2019) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSXV: WI) ("Western") provides an update and clarification regarding the status of its pending insurance transaction, announced on December 18, 2018 and re-issued January 9, 2019:
Jan 08, 2019 04:17 pm ET
Western Investment Company of Canada Enters the Property and Casualty Insurance Industry in Western Canada
High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - January 8, 2019) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSXV: WI) announced today it has entered into a letter of intent to acquire a fifty percent interest in a Western Canadian based property and casualty insurance company for approximately $2 million or 90% of book value as of the closing date.
Dec 18, 2018 08:00 am ET
Western Investment Company of Canada Enters the Property and Casualty Insurance Industry in Western Canada
High River, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - December 18, 2018) - The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSXV: WI) announced today it has entered into a letter of intent to acquire a fifty percent interest in a Western Canadian based property and casualty insurance company for approximately $2 million or 90% of book value as of the closing date.
Nov 16, 2018 08:30 am ET
Western posts strong third quarter results. Year-to-Date Net Income breaks $1 million mark. Adjusted Net Income (NPIO) at $1.44 million - 5 cents per share.
Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (WI:TSXV) CEO Scott Tannas reported to shareholders: “With the release of our third quarter results, we are very pleased with our progress over the past three months. Western’s four...
Aug 21, 2018 08:30 am ET
Western reports favourable Net Income for the quarter and six months year-to-date
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (WI:TSXV) confirms its financial statements and MD for the quarter and six months ended June 30, 2018 are available for viewing on SEDAR. In a message to shareholders, Western CEO...
Jun 11, 2018 04:30 pm ET
Western nominates insurance executive Jennie Moushos to join board at upcoming annual meeting
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSXV:WI) has nominated Ms. Jennie Moushos as a new independent director in its proposed slate of directors to be elected at Western’s upcoming annual meeting. Western’s Information...
Jun 04, 2018 04:47 pm ET
The Western Investment Company of Canada receives TSX approval for Normal Course Issuer Bid
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (“Western” or the “Corporation”) (TSX-V:WI) announces that it has obtained regulatory approval to proceed with a normal course issuer bid (the "Bid") whereby Western may purchase up to a total of...
May 27, 2018 11:13 pm ET
Western files Q1 Statements and MD&A on SEDAR
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSXV:WI) confirms its financial statements and MD for the quarter ended March 31, 2018 are available for viewing on SEDAR. In a message to shareholders, Western CEO Scott Tannas...
Apr 24, 2018 09:00 am ET
Western Files Year-End 2017 Financial Statements, Scott Tannas reports
HIGH RIVER, Alberta, April 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Mar 02, 2018 07:28 pm ET
Western Announces Closing of its Acquisition of Foothills Creamery Ltd.
HIGH RIVER, Alberta, March 02, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Feb 27, 2018 09:32 am ET
IIROC Trade Resumption - Western Investment Company of Canada Limited
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - February 27, 2018) - Trading resumes in:
Feb 27, 2018 08:35 am ET
IIROC Trading Resumption - WI
VANCOUVER, Feb. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - Trading resumes in:
Feb 26, 2018 09:30 am ET
Western finalizes purchase of Foothills Creamery Ltd.
HIGH RIVER, Alberta, Feb. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSX-V:WI) together with co-investor ATB Capital have executed a purchase and sale agreement for the purchase of a 90% ownership stake...
Feb 26, 2018 08:16 am ET
IIROC Trade Halt - Western Investment Company of Canada Limited
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - February 26, 2018) - The following issues have been halted by IIROC:
Feb 26, 2018 07:23 am ET
IIROC Trading Halt - CVX; EUK; WI
VANCOUVER, Feb. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by IIROC:
Dec 22, 2017 06:00 am ET
Western Provides Update
HIGH RIVER, Alberta, Dec. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSX-V:WI) announced that yesterday the CEO of Western, Scott Tannas, provided shareholders with the following update:
Dec 21, 2017 06:11 pm ET
Western Provides Details of Previously Announced “Retailer” Transaction
HIGH RIVER, Alberta, Dec. 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSXV:WI) today announced that, subject to final conditions and approvals, it will acquire a 75% interest in Ocean Sales Group Ltd. (“Ocean...
Nov 27, 2017 07:00 pm ET
The Western Investment Company of Canada Announces Filing of Q3 2017 Financial Statements
CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (“Western” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture:WI) announces that it has filed its interim financials statements and MD&A for the third quarter ended September...
Nov 16, 2017 07:10 pm ET
The Western Investment Company of Canada Signs a Letter of Intent to Acquire an Agrifood Processor
HIGH RIVER, Alberta, Nov. 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSX-V:WI) along with a partner ("Partner") have signed a Letter of Intent ("LOI") to acquire 90% of an Agrifood Processor ("Agrifood...
Nov 10, 2017 08:30 am ET
The Western Investment Company of Canada Announces CFO Transition
CALGARY, Alberta, Nov. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (“Western” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture:WI) announces the appointment of Stacey Cross as Chief Financial Officer of Western. This appointment completes a planned...
May 30, 2017 08:28 am ET
The Western Investment Company of Canada Announces Filing of Q1 2017 Financial Statements and Provides Update to Shareholders
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSX VENTURE:WI) NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. Q1 2017 Financial Results The Western Investment Company of...
May 23, 2017 08:28 am ET
The Western Investment Company of Canada to Proceed With Normal Course Issuer Bid
NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:WI) announces that it has obtained regulatory...
Apr 28, 2017 06:30 pm ET
The Western Investment Company of Canada Announces Filing of Annual Financial Statements
NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western" or the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE:WI) announces that it has filed its audited...
Feb 22, 2017 09:13 am ET
The Western Investment Company of Canada Announces Closing of Bought Deal Financing and Underwriter's Exercise in Full of Over-Allotment Option
NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS RESTRICTION MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF U.S. SECURITIES LAWS. The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited...
Feb 01, 2017 04:33 pm ET
The Western Investment Company of Canada Announces Increase to Bought Deal Financing
NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS RESTRICTION MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF U.S. SECURITIES LAWS. The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited...
Jan 31, 2017 04:45 pm ET
IIROC Trading Resumption - WI
VANCOUVER, Jan. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - Trading resumes in:
Jan 31, 2017 04:08 pm ET
IIROC Trading Halt - WI
VANCOUVER, Jan. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by IIROC:
Jan 31, 2017 04:07 pm ET
The Western Investment Company of Canada Announces Bought Deal Financing
NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS RESTRICTION MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF U.S. SECURITIES LAWS. The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited...
Dec 19, 2016 04:16 pm ET
IIROC Trading Resumption - WI (Formerly WI.P)
VANCOUVER, Dec. 19, 2016 /CNW/ - Trading resumes in:
Dec 09, 2016 05:47 pm ET
Western Investment Company of Canada Announces Submission of the Filing Statement in Connection with the Acquisition of GlassMasters
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSX VENTURE:WI.P), further to its press release issued on December 1, 2016, is pleased to announce that Western has prepared and filed on SEDAR a filing statement (the "Filing...
Dec 09, 2016 05:47 pm ET
Western Investment Company of Canada Announces Submission of the Filing Statement in Connection with the Acquisition of GlassMasters
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSX VENTURE: WI.P), further to its press release issued on December 1, 2016, is pleased to announce that Western has prepared and filed on SEDAR a filing statement (the "Filing Statement"), which provides further details regarding the definitive agreement executed with GlassMasters Autoglass Ltd. and ARG Wholesale Ltd. (collectively "GlassMasters") and the business of GlassMasters acquired indirectly by Western (the "Qualifying Transaction").
Dec 01, 2016 08:30 am ET
Western Investment Company of Canada Provides an Update with respect to its Qualifying Transaction
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSX VENTURE: WI.P), further to its press releases issued on September 22, 2016 and November 8, 2016, is pleased announce that the definitive agreement has been executed for the previously announced transaction with GlassMasters Autoglass Ltd. and ARG Wholesale Ltd. (collectively "GlassMasters") (the "Transaction"). GlassMasters is one of the largest windshield replacement and repair companies in the province of Alberta. Incorporated in 2001, GlassMasters has a long standing history and seven retail
Dec 01, 2016 08:28 am ET
Western Investment Company of Canada Provides an Update with respect to its Qualifying Transaction
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSX VENTURE:WI.P), further to its press releases issued on September 22, 2016 and November 8, 2016, is pleased announce that the definitive agreement has been executed for the...
Nov 08, 2016 11:58 am ET
Western Investment Company of Canada Provides an Update on Potential Qualifying Transaction
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSX VENTURE: WI.P), further to its press release dated September 22, 2016 announcing entering into a letter of intent, is pleased to announce that it has made substantial progress toward the completion of its proposed Qualifying Transaction, and subject to the satisfaction of remaining conditions precedent in the letter of intent, Western intends to proceed with the transaction to purchase GlassMasters Autoglass Ltd. ("GlassMasters") and ARG Wholesale Ltd. ("ARG") (the "Transaction").
Nov 08, 2016 11:58 am ET
Western Investment Company of Canada Provides an Update on Potential Qualifying Transaction
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSX VENTURE:WI.P), further to its press release dated September 22, 2016 announcing entering into a letter of intent, is pleased to announce that it has made substantial progress toward...
Sep 22, 2016 12:34 pm ET
Western Investment Company of Canada Signs Letter of Intent for a Potential Qualifying Transaction
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSX VENTURE: WI.P) along with reputable minority equity partners ("Partners") has signed a Letter of Intent to purchase a private Alberta based company ("Seller") that is expected to be the Qualifying Transaction for Western ("Transaction").
Sep 22, 2016 12:34 pm ET
Western Investment Company of Canada Signs Letter of Intent for a Potential Qualifying Transaction
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited ("Western") (TSX VENTURE:WI.P) along with reputable minority equity partners ("Partners") has signed a Letter of Intent to purchase a private Alberta based company ("Seller") that is expected to be...
Sep 22, 2016 08:48 am ET
IIROC Trading Halt - WI.P
VANCOUVER, Sept. 22, 2016 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by IIROC:
Apr 28, 2016 08:00 am ET
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited Reports Year End 2015 Results
THIS PRESS RELEASE IS NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO ANY UNITED STATES NEWS SERVICE OR OTHERWISE IN THE UNITED STATES. The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (TSX VENTURE: WI.P) reported initial investment of $500,000 less deferred share...
Apr 06, 2016 06:14 pm ET
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited Announces Appointment of Director and Stock Option Grant
The Western Investment Company of Canada Limited (the "Corporation") (TSX VENTURE: WI.P) announces that, subject to regulatory approval, Dr. Kabir Jivraj has been appointed to the board of directors of the Corporation effective as of April 6, 2016. Dr. Jivraj serves as the Managing Director at AgeCare Ltd. Dr. Jivraj was the President of the Alberta Medical Association from September 1996 to September 1997. Dr. Jivraj has been a Clinical Professor at the University of Calgary, Faculty of Medicine since 2001. He has taught undergraduate and graduate students since 1988. He received