Project Eagle: The secrets of the Eagle’s nest
After the Public Accounts Committee spent nearly three months probing the Project Eagle deal, what do we know now?
The Project Eagle saga takes in three different jurisdictions, at least five supervisory agencies or police forces, two parliamentary inquiries, dozens of political and business leaders on both sides of the border, three of the largest private equity firms in the world, hundreds of hours of testimony, and thousands of pages of evidence. But there are only two meaningful questions: how exactly was the deal done, and did the taxpayer lose out?
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