National Bank to open a call centre in Sherbrooke

200 jobs created and opening planned for summer 2020 MONTREAL, QC–National Bank announced today that it would be opening a new call centre in Sherbrooke. The project represents an investment of $4.7M and will create 200 jobs in the region. The opening is planned for summer 2020. The centre will …

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OnDeck Canada Launches Groundbreaking National Marketing Campaign

Powered by Small Business Insights, leading online lender seeks to evolve financing for small businesses MONTRÉAL–OnDeck Canada, a leader in online lending to small businesses (SMBs) in Canada, today announced the launch of a groundbreaking national marketing campaign powered by coast-to-coast SMB research, to highlight the reality of business owners’ …

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Scotiabank takes a bold step forward with the newly refreshed Scotiabank Gold American Express Card

Only major bank in Canada to offer credit cards with no foreign transaction fees TORONTO–Scotiabank is further strengthening its market-leading suite of credit cards with a refresh of the Scotiabank Gold American Express® Card. The newly refreshed card offers the highest earn rate available in the market for Groceries, Dining …

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Data: More than 1 in 4 Financial Services Consumers Are Considering Leaving Their Current Provider

Yes Marketing survey finds younger consumers are less loyal to their financial services provider than older generations More than a fourth of financial services consumers (28%) said they are considering switching to a new financial services company, according to a new study by Yes Marketing. In its “Inside the Lifecycle …

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SPC Card Announces CIBC as Official Financial Partner to Bring Canadian Students Free SPC Memberships

New features include an enhanced online and mobile experience and access to savings at more than 450 retailers across Canada; Eligible CIBC clients can receive a free SPC Membership Student Price Card (SPC) continues to accomplish its mission of supporting Canadian students by announcing a new relationship with CIBC that will …

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Vladimir Guerrero Jr. tags pitch from American Express in Canada

Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is the newest face of American Express in Canada TORONTO–American Express Canada is rolling out a new video series for social and digital media featuring professional baseball player, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. The videos are part of a broader brand advertising campaign and focus on how the company …

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Intact Financial aims to strengthen supply chain with acquisition of On Side Restoration

Will enhance customer experience and deepen claims expertise TORONTO–Intact Financial Corporation and On Side Developments Ltd., the parent company of On Side Restoration are joining forces to strengthen repair and restoration services for personal and commercial property claims customers across Canada. With this acquisition IFC will deepen its claims expertise …

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Fintech leader PayBright launches EnStream mobile verification

EnStream, the digital identity and device authentication joint venture of Canada’s national mobile network operators, and PayBright, a payments platform that offers merchants and consumers instant financing options, have partnered to advance PayBright’s client identity verification and authentication capabilities. “We bring Canadians a better way to pay through instant financing …

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SickKids-Caribbean Initiative gets new $1 million donation from Scotiabank

TORONTO–At the Beyond Boundless event in support of the SickKids Herbie Fund, Scotiabank announced a new $1 million donation to support Phase Two of the SickKids-Caribbean Initiative, a project with a goal of helping to build a sustainable program to diagnose and treat paediatric cancer and serious blood disorders in …

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CIBC eliminates transfer fees for businesses to send money overseas

Innovative Global Money Transfer platform makes it easier and faster to do business in more than 75 countries around the world TORONTO–CIBC is eliminating transfer fees for businesses sending money overseas, giving them a competitive edge by making it easier and faster to do business in more than 75 countries …

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