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Stack hires three execs ahead of national launch

The fintech company has appointed Lori Hatcher-Hillier as CMO, in addition to naming chief product and technology officers.

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National Bank serves up Rogers Cup creative

The bank is rolling out phase two of a three-part campaign aimed at informing customers about new tools and services.

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HSBC revamps its airport strategy

The bank is using a new global brand identity to help support its retail goals in Canada.

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Desjardins puts accounts into review

Current agencies Lg2 and Touche! will be invited to participate in the RFP.

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Koho aims to awaken loyal bank customers

A 13-minute short film depicting traditional financial institutions as “dream harvesters” positions the fintech as a solution to fees.

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TD thanks customers for their community work

A long-running client appreciation campaign evolves to connect with the bank’s CSR platform and recent rebranding.

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Scotiabank gets into open-source

The bank’s PLATO development team has put one of its tools on GitHub for anyone to use or contribute to.

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Johnson Insurance launches rebrand and new campaign

A big, helpful dog is helping the east coast insurance company increase its brand awareness across Canada.

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Air Canada reveals proposal to acquire Aeroplan

A hostile bid from the airline (along with TD, CIBC and Visa) would set the stage for a new loyalty program.

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Why BMO brought Smart Branches to Canada

The bank is exploring ways to utilize its physical branches with a new concept that aims to deliver a better customer experience.

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National Bank hosts a literal elevator pitch

The bank gives founders a platform at StartUp Fest as part of ongoing efforts to reach aspiring entrepreneurs.

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How CoinSmart plans to reach the ‘crypto curious’

Experiential executions aim to position the cryptocurrency exchange as a lifestyle brand to connect with different demos.

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HomeEquity banks on emotion

The financial services company launches a rebranding that takes an emotional and humorous approach to reverse mortgages.

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RBC launches new accelerator program

RBC Reach aims to expedite the growth of startups, as well as the process behind partnering with the bank.

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Manulife brings AI to underwriting

The insurer aims to speed up the application process as part of a broader transformation at the company.