Canada’s largest pharmacy chain has formally applied to be a distributor of medical marijuana.
CIBC (TSX: CM) (NYSE: CM) announced today that clients can now send money to the United States with no up-front transfer fees, giving Canadians a faster and less expensive way to move money to the US.
Mastercard today announced the North American rollout Identity Check Mobile™, a new payment technology application that uses biometrics, including fingerprint and facial recognition, to verify a cardholder’s identity and simplify online shopping. BMO Financial Group (BMO) will be the first bank in the U.S. and Canada to offer Identity Check Mobile to its corporate customers starting in the first half of 2017.
Canada’s first peer-to-peer lender, Lending Loop, has opened its doors after completing its registration with the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) and other securities regulators. The company today launched its platform to investors and small businesses across the country. The launch follows extensive efforts by the company’s founders to chart the course for peer-to-peer lending in Canada.
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Tweed Farms Inc. (“Tweed Farms” or the “Farm”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth” or the “Company”) (TSX:CGC) is pleased to announce the receipt of its license to sell dried cannabis products. The sale of product is limited to other licensed producers, and in particular its sister company Tweed Inc. (“Tweed”).
DealTap Group Inc. has raised funding less than two months after launching DealTap 2.0 to double the size of its workforce in order to better support the Ontario real estate community, since launching its initial beta.
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TD Bank Group (TD) (TSX and NYSE: TD) today announced an agreement to acquire Scottrade Bank, a federal savings bank wholly owned by Scottrade Financial Services, Inc. (Scottrade), for cash consideration equal to the tangible book value of Scottrade Bank at closing, subject to certain adjustments. Under the terms of the proposed acquisition, Scottrade Bank will merge with TD Bank, N. A. As of September 30, 2016, Scottrade Bank’s tangible book value was approximately US$1.3 billion and it held approximately US$13 billion in cash and securities, US$4 billion in loans and leases and US$15 billion in sweep deposits from Scottrade. TD currently estimates that it will recognize US$175 million of goodwill related to the acquisition of Scottrade Bank.
On the back of their debt funding partnership in January of this year, Lendful welcomes Alterna Savings, parent company of Alterna Bank, to the table, along with a handful of other investors, following a recent equity raise for the Vancouver-based company.
The Ontario Securities Commission today unveiled OSC LaunchPad, the first dedicated team by a securities regulator in Canada to help fintech businesses navigate securities law requirements and accelerate time-to-market.