TORONTO, Sept. 10 /CNW/ - Owen Media Partners (OMP)
(http://www.owen-media.com), Canada's leading information publisher for
business and professional customers, and FPinfomart, a division of Canwest
Publishing Inc. are pleased to announce the publication of the 2008 Financial
Post Corporate Surveys.
The 2008 Financial Post (FP) Corporate Surveys
(http://www.owen-media-store.com) are available in three books: Industrials,
Mines & Energy, and Predecessor & Defunct. The books can be obtained as a set
or individually. Information for this publication is compiled by Financial
Post DataGroup, a part of Canwest Publishing.
- The Industrials Survey contains investment information on more than
3,000 manufacturing and service companies in Canada.
- The Mines & Energy Survey provides investment information on more than
3,300 mining and energy companies in Canada.
Both surveys retain the same fundamental objective of meeting the very
real need of the personal and corporate investor for a comprehensive
security manual, and provide users an overview of investment
- The Predecessor & Defunct Survey is the comprehensive record of
changes to Canadian public corporations covering 79 years with the
details of name changes, amalgamations, take-overs and acquisitions
affecting more than 25,100 corporate entities. It also includes
companies that have been wound up, dissolved, or companies whose
charters have been cancelled or struck from the provincial registers.
The 2008 Corporate Surveys provide comprehensive access to all the facts
and figures that professionals need to help them make better-informed
decisions on business investments. For over 80 years, the Financial Post
DataGroup has been the premier source for corporate and financial information
on publicly traded Canadian companies, offering a full-range of financial
information products both online and in print.
"This year's Surveys include the most current and credible information on
publicly traded Canadian companies across a broad range of industries,
providing readers with solid, up-to-date information," said Warren Cable, vice
president, FPinfomart and E-Commerce, Canwest Digital Media, Publishing.
"With over 80 years of history", said Hugh Owen, President and CEO of
OMP, "Financial Post Corporate Surveys publications continue to be
indispensable sources of must-have information relating to companies operating
in Canadian capital markets."
About Owen Media Partners Inc.
Formed in 1995, Owen Media Partners Inc. (www.owen-media.com) is Canada's
leading information publisher for business and professional customers. OMP
publishes through seven distinct product lines (www.own-media-store.com). It
has offices serving markets in Canada, USA and Europe. Over the next twelve
months, almost 100 million users in over 100 countries will use OMP products
to help make better informed decisions in the areas of finance, purchasing,
sales, marketing, research, safety, engineering and human resources.
FPinfomart is a division of Canwest Publishing Inc. Canwest Publishing
Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Canwest Global Communications Corp.
(www.canwest.com), (TSX: CGS and CGS.A,) an international media company, is
Canada's largest media company. In addition to owning the Global Television
Network, Canwest is Canada's largest publisher of English language daily
newspapers and owns, operates and/or holds substantial interests in
conventional television, out-of-home advertising, specialty cable channels,
web sites and radio stations and networks in Canada, New Zealand, Australia,
Turkey, Indonesia, Singapore, the United Kingdom and the United States.
For further information:
For further information: For Owen Media Partners Inc., Yannic Chen,
Phone: (905) 569-2243 Ext. 251, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; For Canwest
Publishing, Phyllise Gelfand, Phone: (416) 442-2936, Email: