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Investors Group goes with DDB

The Toronto office of the agency will handle a brand refresh, with first work expected in 2015.

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Tangerine spies wearables in its future

In a bid to stay on the bleeding edge, the bank has rolled out biometric technology, which could pave the way for banking with wearable devices.

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Brands of the Year: TD gets close for comfort

The bank has added a personal touch to an impersonal category to be seen as a challenger brand.

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Amex flips over a new coin

Let the cash-back earning begin. The company is the newest player in the segment, entering with a big campaign.

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MasterCard courts female developers

To help address an industry-wide challenge, the credit card company wants to teach girls to code through a new CSR initiative.

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Infographic: banking on the fickle millennial

Why are millennials more likely to change banks than the general population? Google checks it out.

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Visa’s infinite social push at TIFF

The credit card co launched an interactive storytelling experience by BBDO and Proximity, tapping Morgan Freeman’s iconic vocal chords.

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MasterCard courts startups

The brand hopes to start a retail revolution in its quest to be thought of as not only a credit card co but also a tech giant.

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MasterCard adds new loyalty tech to arsenal

Bye bye Costanza wallet. MasterCard and One Inc. are working to put all your rewards cards in one place.

Future-transforming ideas: smart shopping carts and vaults

Next up in our innovative ideas series: simplified grocery runs and banking’s future.

Debit’s mobile evolution

Brush up on the latest mobile payment tech and how it’s bringing us closer to a cashless society.

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Bitcoin and the future of money

Is it time to get on board the virtual currency train? Clearly Contacts and other retailers are accepting Bitcoins.