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Alberta Securities Commission drops ‘The F-Word’

The organization takes a humorous approach to its annual work around Fraud Prevention Month.

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RBC helps youth prepare for the future of work

A campaign supporting the bank’s largest-ever CSR initiative aims to show all Canadians the potential impact of a “quiet crisis.”

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Kanetix integrates AI into its quote platform

How the insurance site trained a machine to find which customers need an extra push to buy a policy.

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CIBC invites Canadians to ‘name your future’

A new campaign suggests investing now could help to fulfill your retirement dreams down the line.

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RBC aims to make ‘Someday’ more emotive

As part of its 2018 Olympic push, the bank turns to documentary-style spots to tell athletes’ backstories.

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Tech in Action: NatWest hires a robot teller

The bank enlists a human-looking AI to help clients get answers to their basic financial questions.

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Samsung taps Mobeewave for contactless payments

Integrating the fintech company’s services will allow anyone to accept payments on their mobile device.

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ATB hires new creative director

Brian Hickling makes the move to Alberta to lead Channel 21, the bank’s internal creative agency.

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Getting to the ‘why’ behind the numbers

In part two of our C-Suite Summit roundtable, we hear the case for contextualizing data and making better use of PR.

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Don’t gamble your tax return away

H&R Block shows the downside of having taxes done by friends and family in a new lighthearted campaign.

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Manulife quizzes Canadians

The financial services co. uses the game show format in a lighthearted campaign that highlights insurance benefits.

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Interac laughs away the awkwardness of paybacks

Comedy is key to the brand’s campaign around two new e-Transfer payment options.

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RBC adds to its AI knowledge

The bank continues to build the capabilities of its Borealis lab with the addition of new researchers.

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RBC leverages Mark McMorris’ following

The Canadian Olympic snowboarder appears in three spots that seek to explain why Avion customers travel.

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Check it Out: The return of the animatronic penguin

CIBC brings the Ski-Thru ATM back to Whistler Blackcomb Resort.