David Dodge Comments on CNOCC Bid for Nexen Inc. in the Financial Post
October 11, 2012
In the Financial Post article by Bloomberg News, "Former Bank Chief David Dodge Says Canada Should Allow CNOCC's Bid for Nexen," David Dodge is quoted supporting the proposed acquisition by Beijing company CNOOC as the Canadian government examines whether the foreign takeover represents a "net benefit" to Canada under the Investment Canada Act. “The real asset is there; you've got control over that asset,” says David Dodge. “In some ways, there should be less question about foreign ownership…"