SOURCE: Scotiabank


February 12, 2016 13:40 ET

Brian Porter Speaks to the Canadian Club of Toronto

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - February 12, 2016) -  Today, Brian Porter, Scotiabank's President and CEO, spoke at the Canadian Club of Toronto.

In his address, Porter called for:

  • Quick ratification of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP);
  • Strategic investments in infrastructure; and
  • Government, industry and academia to work together to boost increased productivity and competitiveness.

Read the full version of the speech "Getting the Long View Right".

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