Financial+Insurance

CIBC

CIBC celebrates its 150th with a digital mosaic

The bank is using social media aggregation for a Canada 150 campaign that celebrates diversity.

RBC Royal Bank-RBC first Canadian bank to launch Interac e-Trans

RBC launches transfers through Siri

Why becoming the first major bank to allow voice-controlled e-transfers may be more of a brand play than answering consumer demand.

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TD gets greener for Canada 150

Why a focus on improving parks and community spaces is at the heart of the bank’s initiative.

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Scotiabank takes its tech message mass

Mobile offerings are at the heart of the new creative campaign from the bank.

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Check it out: Sonnet’s latest silver lining

The insurance brand’s newest take on optimism also features a subtle message of inclusion.

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Intact goes beyond price with new marketing platform

The insurance company puts its customers at the forefront of its more emotional long-term campaign.

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How a Montreal fintech hub would benefit banks

A new report from EY suggests a few steps could turn the city into one of the sector’s biggest players.

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Tangerine names new president and CEO

Chief strategy officer Brenda Rideout is set to take the helm March 1.

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Sonnet keeps its head in the clouds

A balloon narrowly avoids disaster in the insurance brand’s latest take on staying optimistic.

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PayPal acquisition extends reach into bill payments

The digital payment giant acquires Vancouver-based Tio for $304 million.

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H&R Block fights for payback

A new platform aims to break people out of tax ambivalence by focusing on the outcomes of getting money back.

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The best new bots

Domino’s, Slack and CoverGirl are beginning to prove chatbot hype may be deserved.

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WealthBar weaves in more connection

The fintech brand unveils a new look, hoping to promote its more human side.

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Mobile banking an opportunity for guidance

New research from Facebook points out opportunities for engagement with overwhelmed Canadians.

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Scotiabank Digital Factory throws a housewarming

The state-of-the-art business lab has a mandate to make real-world tools to enhance customer experience.