Desjardins Group acquires a real estate holding
20 July 2020
Desjardins Group, the leading cooperative financial group in Canada, has reached an agreement today with Purplebricks Group plc, the leading UK hybrid…

As Canada begins to re-open, RBC launches Points for Canada to help business owners
13 July 2020
To stimulate local economies across Canada, RBC Rewards gives clients double the points at restaurants and 30% more value when they redeem points for…

More Canadians are worrying about the economy and over half are cutting discretionary spending
01 July 2020
COVID-19's impact on the economy is causing many Canadians to worry about the future: 79 per cent of respondents in CIBC's Financial Priorities Poll say…

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.

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…

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…

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…

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…

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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