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Credit Sesame acquires challenger bank STACK
17 June 2020
Credit Sesame today announced the completion of its acquisition of Canadian challenger bank STACK. This acquisition marks the beginning of the company’s…


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Fintech Friday: EnStream
29 May 2020
Almis Ledas, President and COO at EnStream, spoke with Efma’s Boris Plantier about how his company is creating more digital security for Canadians.


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COVID-19 accelerating the move to digital payments across Canada
25 May 2020
According to new data released by Interac Corp., payment transaction records show that today, more than ever, Canadian consumers and businesses are adopting…


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RBC keeping seniors safe by helping them bank from home
07 May 2020
While continuing to provide financial relief to thousands of Canadians coping with the impacts of COVID-19, RBC is also focusing on keeping seniors safe…


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Desjardins offers more support and reduced call wait times for the elderly
28 April 2020
Being there for seniors and vulnerable persons has always been a priority for Desjardins. The Canadian bank works closely with organizations providing…


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Desjardins announces a refund for auto insurance clients who are driving significantly less
07 April 2020
In an effort to support its clients, Desjardins General Insurance is offering refunds on auto insurance premiums for Personal and Business clients who…


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Canada: SME confidence at never-before-seen low amid COVID-19 outbreak
27 March 2020
Small business confidence fell to a new historic low amid impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Canadian Federation of Independent Business…


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COVID-19: Desjardins announces increase of contactless payment limit
23 March 2020
In response to the government's recommendations, Desjardins Group has adopted a number of preventive measures to help limit the spread of coronavirus.


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COVID-19: a quarter of Canadian SMEs won't survive a month
18 March 2020
Half of Canada's small firms have already seen a drop in sales due to the economic effects of COVID-19, with 4 in 10 of those affected businesses also…


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RBC introduces digital government identity verification solutions
16 March 2020
RBC continues to develop industry-leading digital capabilities for its clients. The latest offering gives clients the ability to digitally verify their…

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