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1991 - A profitable undertaking
Vancouver Sun, Apr 6, 1991, p. E1. Article about pace of growth at Loewen.
1993 - Loewen Group spent more than expected to add funeral homes
Wall Street Journal, Sep 13, 1993, p. A10.
1993 - Loewen Group revenue rises 36.3 per cent
Vancouver Sun, Nov 10, 1993, p. D3.
1994 - Loewen Group kicks off renewed acquisition plan with Toronto buy
Vancouver Sun, Sep 27, 1994, p. D1.
1995 - Jury tells Loewen to pay damages of $500 million
Wall Street Journal, Nov 3, 1995, p. B13.
1998 - Loewen Group Names 3 Outside Directors In New CEO's Plan
Wall Street Journal, Dec. 21, 1998, p. B6.
1999 - Loewen gets a boost: Lacey to be chairman
National Post, Jan 26, 1999, p. D2.
1999 - Loewen debt cut to junk bond status
Globe & Mail, Aug. 26, 1998, p. B4.
1999 - Former Loewen CEO ousted from board
National Post, Apr 15, 1999, p. A9.
1999 - Loewen Group files for Bankruptcy Protection As It Seeks to Convert Debt
Wall Street Journal, Jun 2, 1999, p. A8.
1999 - Former Scott's chief to take over at Loewen Group
National Post, Dec 2, 1999, p. C03.
2000 - Loewen Group Files Reorganization Plan In Bankruptcy Court
Wall Street Journal, Nov 15, 2000, p. C19
2000 - TSE suspends Loewen trading following review
Globe & Mail, Nov 22, 2000, p. B18.
2001 - US court approves Loewen Group reincarnation as Alderwoods
Canadian Press, Dec 5, 2001.
2002 - Alderwoods Group shares began to trade
National Post, Jan 4, 2002, p. FP12.
2003 - Loewen loses controversial NAFTA case
Dispute Resolution Journal, Aug-Oct 2003, p.10.
2003 - Alderwoods funeral firm, formerly Cdn owned, to sell UK assets
Canadian Press NewsWire, Sep. 29, 2003.
2006 - Ghost of Loewen in U.S. hands
National Post, Apr. 4, 2006, p. FP1.
2006 - 300 Burnaby jobs lost in $856-million takeover
Vancouver Sun, Dec. 2, 2006, p. G5.
FTC Approves SCI $1.2 Billion Acquisition Of Alderwoods
Financial Wire, Jan. 8, 2007, p. 1.
2007 - Funeral Homes Fight Profit Squeeze
Wall Street Journal, Oct. 15, 2007, p. A9.
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Alderwoods Group Inc. and Service Corp. regulatory filings with the US Securities & Exchange Commission.
SEDAR (System for Electronic Document Analysis & Retrieval)
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Loewen Group regulatory filings from 1997 until its reorganization in 2001. Remember to expand the date range in your search.
Canada. Statistics Canada. Final purchase, growing demand: the Canadian funeral services industry
Financial Post. Historical FP Yellow cards for the Loewen Group
Borrow at David Lam Library service desk; financials back to 1990.
Corporate governance reform and reemergence from bankruptcy: Putting the structure back in restructuring
Vanderbilt Law Review, Nov 2002, 55:6, p. 1917-1932. Discusses corporate governance and Loewen Group case.
A mutually destructive rivalry: The race between Loewen Group and Service Corp. International to snap up funeral industry assets turned into a disastrous bidding war
National Post, April 3, 1999, p. D3.
Fight to the death
Time, Dec. 9, 1996, p. 62. Competition between Loewen and SCI.
Forbes, June 22, 1992, p. 86-88. Warning of potential collapse of Loewen Group.
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