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Jim Slater - Obituary

Well known stock market investor and “asset stripper” Jim Slater has died aged 86. He first made a big name for himself as co-founder of Slater-Walker Securities in the 1960s – an investment company that specialised in rapid deal making. 292 more words

General News

The magician of English farming

Jin Slater has just died and his obituary appears n all the quality newspapers this morning. He was a financial Wunderkind in this country in the 1960s and ’70s.  193 more words

Video: Jets score twice in 50 seconds

Jim Slater and Michael Frolik scored 50-seconds apart to give the Winnipeg Jets an early 2-0 lead over the Vancouver Canucks.

Slater opened the scoring with his fifth of the season at 4:34 of the first period and Frolik added his 18th of the season at 5:24 as Winnipeg scored twice on four shots. 37 more words

Vancouver Canucks

Jets have shot at first playoff spot since returning to Winnipeg


The Winnipeg Jets are in the middle of a playoff race and nobody appreciates that situation as much as Jim Slater.

Slater, 32, is the longest-serving player in the organization, with his tenure dating to the 2005-06 season when this team was the Atlanta Thrashers. 790 more words

Montreal Canadiens

PHT Morning Skate: Mouillierat's winding road to a first NHL goal

PHT’s Morning Skate takes a look around the world of hockey to see what’s happening and what we’ll be talking about around the NHL world and beyond. 264 more words

NHL Wide

Inside the mind of the investor

I’ve just finished reading a classic book on investing, The Zulu Principle by Jim Slater.  Slater was one of the most famous and articulate investors of his day, 20 or more years ago.  318 more words


Jets Mid-Season Report Card, Part 2...by Geoff Brookes

By Geoff Brookes
D. Forwards

1 – Little, Ladd and Wheeler (“LLW”) – Grade A

Try as they might, no coach has been able to keep these 3 guys apart for any length of time, since Wheeler arrived in Atlanta in the trade from Boston. 1,228 more words