To invest is to allocate money in the expectation of some benefit in the future. In finance, the benefit from an investment is called a return. The return may consist of a gain or a loss realized from the sale of a property or an investment, unrealized capital appreciation (or depreciation), or investment income such as dividends, interest, rental income etc., or a combination of capital gain and income. The return may also include currency gains or losses due to changes in the foreign currency exchange rates. Investors generally expect higher returns from riskier investments. When a low-risk investment is …



CIRANO: Centre for Interuniversity Research and Analysis on Organizations · 28 September 2023 English

The services and activities provided by the QICSS are made possible by the financial or in-kind support of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC), the Canadian Institutes of …

Bank of Canada Power Corporation of Canada PSP Investments Ville de Montréal Academic Partners – Partenaires

APF: Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada · 27 September 2023 English

The opening of the Xinyi Glass factory moved says the relocations are necessary to proceed with one step closer to fruition in July after the company construction and has offered …

protests and prioritizing Indonesian rupiah) in investments in the coming “big capital” over people’s welfare compensation of 500 square metres of land, valued at investments over people. Widodo backed the Rempang C$10,500

IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 27 September 2023 English

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is due to publish a new Energy Sector Strategy before the end of 2023. A total of 130 civil society organizations from …

outdated energy infrastructure in places that need investments in clean energy the most. Gas pipelines, liquefied Energy Sector Strategy to: • Fully exclude new investments in midstream and downstream gas projects. The

Fraser Institute · 26 September 2023 English

Long wait times for surgical treatments have been a persistent issue in Canada and have worsened since the COVID-19 pandemic (Moir and Barua, 2022; Labrie, 2023). In an effort to …

Access to additional capital on favourable terms Investments to update hospital facilities have not kept up

IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 25 September 2023 English

This report aims to provide a strategy to guide policy-makers in sourcing lithium responsibly to promote clean energy manufacturing in India, with the aim of supporting low-carbon economic growth, creating …

access to lithium resources through direct investments in overseas mines and long-term supply agreements planning to secure lithium supplies through equity investments and offtake agreements in international producing .......31 7.2 Offtake Agreements and Equity Investments ............................................ Achieving this target will require significant investments, with Li-ion batteries being one of the most planning to secure lithium supplies through equity investments and offtake agreements in international producing

New Brunswick Health Council · 25 September 2023

POPULATION HEALTH Social and economic factors Province New Brunswick Family and Social Support Family and friends Parents - report eating dinner (evening meal) with their children % | 2016-2017 55.7 …

private households -market income (employment, investments, retirement, etc.) % | 2016 83 Composition of

IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 25 September 2023 English

India could become a hub for electric vehicle (EV) manufacturing and recycling with the right incentives and government policies that can meet strong domestic demand for EVs and take advantage …

already attracted around USD 8.3 billion in investments for 30 GWh (Ministry of Heavy Industries, 2022) the rest of the decade despite substantial investments in domestic manufacturing in the United States engaging in longer-term offtakes and equity investments in miners to guarantee that supply. The regional capital is essential given the high capital investments needed in large manufacturing plants. • Access However, China accounts for 70% of anticipated investments (IEA, 2022), although India has the potential

SPI: Smart Prosperity Institute · 22 September 2023 English

territory, and the Federal Government’s recent announcement of the critical mineral strategy means investments Participation in the local conservation economy by hunting, in the expansion and development of the Northwest Territories — a return of $2.50 for every $1 invested — we estimate that initial investments • Purpose for which the data is being collected, of $4.8 million (from the Department of Fisheries Oceans. [...] Considering that essential goods and nutritious foods at the start of the COVID-19 investments for the establishment of Vuntut National Park in the pandemic in 2020, but these programs have

Prosperity Institute Key Messages Co-benefits from investments in the Aviqtuuq Guardians Investing in tourism engagement, supporting the sharing of local tradi- by investments into additional tourism facilities. Wildlife well-being of the community. These types of investments help support the community by: 2 | Smart Prosperity announcement of the critical mineral strategy means investments Participation in the local conservation economy year.a The replacement cost to infrastructure investments for Taloyoak through royalty disburse- offset

SPI: Smart Prosperity Institute · 22 September 2023 English

Further investments in the expansion nutritious food, a lack of culturally relevant job opportunities, and development of new mine sites are likely on the horizon and inadequate housing continue to undercut sea ice; and are also known to swim long distances and engage in “aquatic stalking” of prey.42 Investments in the protection and conservation of marine ecosys- tems can serve as a catalyst for economic

and economic growth. Investments in Nunavut’s blue conservation economy Investments in Inuit Guardians ecological, socio-cultural, and economic value. Investments in infrastructure and additional facilities that coastal communities in Nunavut, Arctic. Similar investments across Canada’s territories illustrate the potential connected to land and Inuit Association, recent investments by the Canadian federal marine ecosystems. In seeing a clear business case for increasing investments in and modernization have been a constant priority

IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 21 September 2023 English

This assessment demonstrates that land restoration in the Peruvian Andes will provide multiple benefits, such as job creation and improved climate adaptation, including reducing the risk of landslides, improving water …

analysis of the systemic impacts of infrastructure investments throughout their life cycles. The benefits of

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