Archived — March 2005

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Decisions

Investor:
Firstbus Canada Limited, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA (UK)

Canadian Business:
471136 B.C. Limited and Cardinal Transportation B.C. Inc., Vancouver, BC and Cardinal Coach Lines Limited and Focus Capital Inc., Calgary, AB and
Cardinal Coach Lines (Ont.) Ltd., North York, ON
Provide bus transportation services.

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Investor:
Firstbus Canada Limited, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA (UK)

Canadian Business:
Cal-Gray Investments Limited, Rimbey, AB
Owns bus transportation related real estate.

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Investor:
HNA Acquisition Inc., Edmonton, Alberta, CDA (USA)

Canadian Business:
AT Plastics Inc., Edmonton, AB
Manufactures specialty plastic resins and films.

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Investor:
HNA Acquisition Inc., Edmonton, Alberta, CDA (USA)

Canadian Business:
Alberta Ag-Industries Ltd., Westlock, AB
Operates a film folding facility.

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Investor:
HNA Acquisition Inc., Edmonton, Alberta, CDA (USA)

Canadian Business:
Acetex Corporation, Vancouver, BC
Provides administrative and financial support services to its subsidiaries.

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Investor:
Securicor Canada Limited, Toronto, Ontario, CDA (UK)

Canadian Business:
Universal ATM Services Inc., Universal ATM Equipment Corp. and 832471 Ontario Inc., Mississauga, ON
Provide armoured transport and ATM servicing.

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Investor:
SemCams Holding Company, Calgary, Alberta, CDA (USA)

Canadian Business:
CAMS Midstream Services ULC, Central Alberta Midstream, Central Alberta Midstream (BP1) Company, Central Alberta Midstream (BP) Company, Central Midstream (CCR1) Company and Central Midstream (CCR2) Company, Calgary, AB
Operate gas gathering and processing plants.

Notifications — Acquisitions

Investor:
ALM Events Canada, Inc., New York, New York, USA

Canadian Business:
Insight Information Co., Toronto, ON
Provides continuing education services.

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Investor:
Acetop Holdings Limited Partnership, Vancouver, British Columbia, CDA (HKC)

Canadian Business:
Domaine de Chaberton Estates Limited and Domaine de Chaberton Estates Limited Partnership, Langley, BC
Operate a winery and bistro.

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Investor:
Briggs &Stratton Canada Inc., Oakville, Ontario, CDA (USA)

Canadian Business:
Murray Canada Co., Mississauga, ON
Distributes lawn mowers, snow blowers and recreational products.

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Investor:
Capital Tool &Design Limited, Concord, Ontario, CDA (ITA)

Canadian Business:
All-Metal Machine Specialties Limited, Concord, ON
Manufactures, distributes and sells brake components.

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Investor:
The Canadian Midway Company, Brantford, Ontario, CDA (USA)

Canadian Business:
Conklin &Garrett Inc. and Conklin Holdings Inc., Brantford, ON
Operate fairs and carnival attractions.

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Investor:
Debiopharm S.A., Lausanne, SWI

Canadian Business:
H3 Pharma Inc., Montreal, QC
Provides pharmaceutical products research and development services.

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Investor:
Filtrair, Inc., York, South Carolina, USA

Canadian Business:
Filtrair Canada Limited, Mississauga, ON
Distributes heating, ventilation and air-conditioning filters.

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Investor:
Gourmet Baker Acquisition Corp., Toronto, Ontario, CDA (USA)

Canadian Business:
Gourmet Baker Inc. and 980964 Ontario Limited, Markham, ON
Manufacture, distribute and market baking mixes and frozen baked goods.

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Investor:
HPT IHG Canada Properties Trust, Newton, Massachusetts, USA

Canadian Business:
Staybridge Suites Hotel Markham, Thornhill, ON and
InterContinental Hotel Toronto, Toronto, ON
Two hotels.

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Investor:
Interoute Construction Ltd., Surrey, British Columbia, CDA (FRA)

Canadian Business:
Kootenay Paving Ltd., Skandia Concrete Ltd. and Hidden Valley Developments Ltd., Windermere, BC
Sell aggregate products and provide construction services.

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Investor:
ING Furman Seiz Investors III L.P., New York, New York, USA

Canadian Business:
Edgen Canada Inc., Calgary, AB
Distributes pipeline construction equipment and supplies.

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Investor:
ITW Group France SAS, Creteil, FRA (USA)

Canadian Business:
Wynn's Canada Ltd., Mississauga, ON
Manufactures and distributes automotive specialty chemicals and other related products.

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Investor:
ITW Canada, Markham, Ontario, CDA (USA)

Canadian Business:
Syn-Tex Convertors Ltd., Winnipeg, MB
Designs and sells bulk containers.

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Investor:
L-3 Communications Corporation, New York, New York, USA

Canadian Business:
CAE Inc. (its Marine Controls business), Saint-Laurent, QC
Develops and sells automation control systems.

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Investor:
LMI Acquisition Corp., Oshkosh, Wisconsin, USA

Canadian Business:
London Machinery Inc. and London (Mtl) Inc., London, ON
Manufacture concrete mixers and related parts and accessories.

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Investor:
MEP Canada Ltd., Toronto, Ontario, CDA (ITA)

Canadian Business:
Hyd-Mech Group Limited, Woodstock, ON
Manufactures industrial saws.

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Investor:
National Instruments of Canada Investments Inc., Austin, Texas, USA

Canadian Business:
Interactive Image Technologies Ltd., Toronto, ON
Develops and distributes software.

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Investor:
9151-1956 Québec Inc., Toronto, Ontario, CDA (USA)

Canadian Business:
9075-3880 Québec Inc., Chomedey, QC and
9007-2950 Québec Inc., La Prairie, QC and
Concordia Sports Medicine &Physiotherapy Inc. and 9061-8463 Québec Inc., Montreal, QC and Concordia Sports Medicine &Physiotherapy (Pointe-Claire) Inc., Pointe-Claire, QC
Provide physiotherapy, osteopathy and rehabilitation services.

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Investor:
NBTY Canada Acquisition, Inc., Bohemia, New York, USA

Canadian Business:
Le Naturiste J.M.B. Inc., Longueuil, QC
Sells and distributes natural foods.

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Investor:
Openwave Systems Inc., Redwood City, California, USA

Canadian Business:
Cilys 53 Inc., Trois-Rivières, QC
Provides wireless optimization technology development services.

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Investor:
Pencil Acquisition Corp., Milan, ITA

Canadian Business:
Dixon Ticonderoga Inc., Newmarket, ON
Manufactures and distributes writing instruments, art materials and office products.

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Investor:
PALM Arnold Communication Inc., Montreal, Quebec, CDA (FRA)

Canadian Business:
PALM Publicité Marketing Inc., Montreal, QC
Provides advertising and marketing services.

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Investor:
Purolator Facet Acquisition, Inc., Franklin, Tennessee, USA

Canadian Business:
Niagara Screen Products Limited, Saint-Catharines, ON
Manufactures and distributes extrusion screens, wire cloth and related products.

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Investor:
PharmAthen Canada, Inc., Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec, CDA (USA)

Canadian Business:
Nexia Biotechnologies Inc., Vaudreuil-Dorion, QC
Develops and manufactures nerve agent chemical therapeutic products.

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Investor:
Rentokil Initial Canada Limited, Markham, Ontario, CDA (UK)

Canadian Business:
Safeway Pest Control Services Inc., Kitchener, ON
Provides pest control services.

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Investor:
ResortQuest Whistler Property Management, Inc., Nashville, Tennessee, USA

Canadian Business:
Whistler Lodging Company Ltd., Spearhead Rentals Ltd., Mountain Memories Accommodations Ltd. and Powder Resort Townhomes Ltd., Vancouver, BC
Lease and manage condominiums and vacation home properties.

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Investor:
Stella-Jones Inc., Westmount, Quebec, CDA (ITA)

Canadian Business:
Les Industries Légaré (1998) Ltée (its wood pole manufacturing business), Saint-Raymond de Portneuf, QC
Manufactures pressure-treated wood poles.

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Investor:
Siemens Building Technologies, Ltd., Brampton, Ontario, CDA (GER)

Canadian Business:
Servitrol, Ltée, Quebec, QC
Sells and services building control, HVAC and energy optimization systems.

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Investor:
Shell Canada Products, Toronto, Ontario, CDA (NET)

Canadian Business:
Granger Fuels Limited (its petroleum, lubricants and industrial products distribution business), London, ON
Distributes petroleum, lubricants and industrial products.

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Investor:
Sun Sound (Barbados) Holding SRL and Sun Sound (Barbados) International SRL, Bridgetown, BAR (USA)

Canadian Business:
A&B Sound Ltd., Vancouver, BC
Retails consumer electronics and related entertainment products.

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Investor:
Straub Tadco Inc., Mississauga, Ontario, CDA (BEL)

Canadian Business:
Tadco Manufacturing Inc., Mississauga, ON
Manufactures and distributes pipe couplings.

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Investor:
Select Medical Holdings Corporation, New York, New York, USA

Canadian Business:
Canadian Back Institute Limited, Toronto, ON
Provides rehabilitation services.

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Investor:
Sun Crane, LLC, Boca Raton, Florida, USA

Canadian Business:
Fiat Products Ltd., Winnipeg, MB and
Crane Plumbing Corporation, Stratford, ON
Manufacture and distribute plumbing products.

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Investor:
Steelbank Inc., Mississauga, Ontario, CDA (USA)

Canadian Business:
Bolton Steel Tube Co. Ltd., Mississauga, ON
Manufactures and distributes steel tubing and related products.

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Investor:
6349609 Canada Inc., Toronto, Ontario, CDA (UK)

Canadian Business:
4028546 Canada Inc., Burlington, ON
Develops and distributes software.

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Investor:
TradeLabs, Inc., New York, New York, USA

Canadian Business:
TradeLabs Corporation, Beaconsfield, QC
Develops and sells software products and services.

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Investor:
Watco International Holdings Corp., Waterbury, Connecticut, USA

Canadian Business:
Air Guard Control (Canada) Limited, Concord, ON
Manufactures and distributes pesticides.

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Investor:
Wärtsilä Nederland B.V., Zwolle, NET (FIN)

Canadian Business:
Deutz Canada Inc. (its Marine Service business), Montreal, QC
Provides engine maintenance, repair and overhaul services.

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Investor:
0716869 B.C. Ltd., Gastonia, North Carolina, USA

Canadian Business:
6172652 Canada Inc. and Indal Technologies Inc., Mississauga, ON
Design and supply aircraft handling systems and related products.

Notifications - New Businesses

Investor:
Hi-Shear Holdings, Inc., Torrance, California, USA (FRA)

Canadian Business:
Lisi Aerospace Canada Corp., Dorval, QC
Manufactures plane parts and components.

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Investor:
Alan Lipscomb, Yelm, Washington, USA

Canadian Business:
Tahoma Artisan Foods, Ltd., Toronto, ON
Manufactures bakery products through its subsidiaries.

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Investor:
Reflomax Co., Ltd., Seoul, KOR

Canadian Business:
Reflomax Co., Ltd., Calgary, AB
Manufactures reflective materials.

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Investor:
Stellent, Inc., Eden Prairie, Minnesota, USA

Canadian Business:
Stellent Canada Ltd., Markham, ON
Develops, markets, sells and services content management software.

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Investor:
Spectrum Maple Leaf, Inc., The Woodlands, Texas, USA

Canadian Business:
Spectrum Hospitality Canada Co., Toronto, ON
Operates concessions.

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Investor:
3043965 Nova Scotia Company, Montreal, Quebec, CDA (USA)

Canadian Business:
Old Montreal Hotel Limited Partnership, Montreal, QC
Operates a hotel.

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