When contacted by The Globe and Mail Wednesday night, Alliant officials responded with a two-sentence statement that indicated that they are not willing to declare the deal dead.That's interesting. Let's see what MDA/Alliant do:
“We have been in discussions with the minister's office. Your information is not consistent with those discussions,” the statement said.
Under Canada's investment-review law, the company has 30 days to make new arguments to the minister, and Mr. Prentice must then confirm his rejection.Looks like a good decision, we'll see if it holds up. This may all be about negotiation.