Tag: global
Jeff Musial

FeaturedStrength in Adversity

    On a recent trip to Japan, Burgundy’s Asian equity team travelled to what is possibly the country’s sleepiest prefecture in order to meet a manufacturer of niche construction equipment. The trip was four hours from Osaka by bus, … Read More →

Greg Dowdall

Deconstructing Quality, Part II

  Part I of the series looked at how Burgundy assesses the quality of a business via three elements – business characteristics, financial attributes and management – and examined the specific business characteristics that help to define a quality business. … Read More →

Roz McLean

Political Instability is Not the Same as Financial Instability

  It can be difficult to discern between political and financial instability. Global capital markets often mirror tempestuous political campaigns, eliciting financial anxiety that might not have otherwise existed.   To illustrate an example of this behaviour, let’s reach back … Read More →

Hayley Carr

The Science and the Art

      “There’s so much you can tell in a 10-minute tour of a plant. I can tell you right away whether we’re making money, if we have quality or delivery issues (so customer issues) and if there’s a … Read More →