Friday, August 23, 2019
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Visa and PayPal’s new deal

Visa and PayPal inked a deal to enable Canadian consumers to instantly access funds via Instant Transfer, a tool PayPal launched in the US earlier this year. Read more: fintechfutures

Canada-based Manulife Bank is betting on conversational AI to hook customers

The Canadian banking ecosystem, a walled fortress comprised of a handful of major institutions that own most customer relationships, recently added a new digital-only, mobile participant. Read more: bankinnovation

Canadian InsurTech Finaeo Secures $5.35M Through Latest Investment Round Led By...

Finaeo, a Canada-based InsurTech startup focused on the life insurance marketplace, announced this week it secured $5.35m through its latest investment round, which was led by Luge Capital. Read more:

Canada Wants To Govern Crypto Exchanges In Wake Of Quadriga Scandal

Canada wants to redo securities regulations to include cryptocurrency trading operations like Quadriga, which lost the ability to access $195 million of investor holdings after the death of Gerald Cotten, its founder. Read more:

Canadian banks back new market data hub

Canada's big six banks are teaming up with local online exchange CanDeal to build a fixed income and derivatives market data hub. Read more:

QuadrigaCX reportedly not regulated by Canadian securities watchdog

The British Columbia Securities Commission reportedly said that it did not regulate crypto exchange QuadrigaCX, since it had no indication that it was trading in securities. Read more:

Royal Bank of Canada to add subscription monitoring to Nomi, its...

Royal Bank of Canada will add subscription monitoring and tracking to its AI-driven financial management platform Nomi, Bank Innovation has learned. "We Read more:

Contactless payments went up 30 percent in Canada, Moneris reveals

Contactless payment usage has registered a 30% growth in Canada, according to a new report from Moneris. Read more:

Canadian FinTech companies have raised more than $3bn over the last...

Almost $1.3bn was raised last year by FinTech companies in the country Read more:

MapleChange gets hacked, all the funds gone

The Canadian crypto exchange MapleChange has become a victim to a hack. The platform will not be able to refund all customers, and some experts believe Read more: