Who's Afraid Of Scooters?

Watching Canadian cities you'd think the worst thing that could happen to a place is the arrival of scooters.
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Billion Dollar Bill

Don't you just hate it when a beloved relative passes away and leaves you with a $10 billion tax bill?
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Earnings Bonanza!

You must have thought we were done with earnings, but nope.
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The "I" Word

There’s a chance that your next grocery bill will be higher than usual. Retailers are becoming fearful about inflation and passing on higher priced goods to customers, according to the Globe.  
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Thinking Big

On Tuesday, Vancouver-based Thinkific went public on the TSX and closed at a $1.25 billion market cap — that's right, another unicorn 🦄!
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$SHOP $SHOP $SHOP

Canada’s golden child Shopify released their Q1 earnings yesterday morning. It’s no surprise that the e-commerce giant passed with flying colours.
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Peace Out ✌️

Videotron CEO Jean-François Pruneau is stepping down, according to The Globe.  

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One Point For Starlink

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in the U.S. approved a modification to SpaceX’s Starlink license. 

  • The approval means that Starlink’s satellites can operate at a lower altitude than planned. 
     
  • SpaceX requested the FCC to let them launch 2,800-something satellites to orbit within 570 km from Earth (down from 1,100 km) in 2019. 
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Sound On

You can add Spotify to the growing list of Apple’s foes. Streaming giant Spotify said it’s launching paid subscriptions for podcasts in the U.S yesterday.  

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Legal Eagle

Who thinks we should start a counter for Canadian companies that have minted unicorns this year? 

It's time to add another one to the board: congratulations to the Clio team as they announce the closing of a $136 million Series E round bringing their valuation to ~$2 billion!
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