Twitter users making online transfers have a new, Canadian way of sending each other money. The San Fransico-based social media network announced that its Tip Jar is now handling payments made through Wealthsimple Cash. [Read more…] about Wealthsimple Cash Becomes First Canadian Payment Service Integrated Into Twitter’s Tip Jar
Click below to listen to an interview with Nic Beique, CEO of payments startup Helcim. [Read more…] about Interview with Nic Beique, CEO of Helcim
Sensibill, the leading provider of everyday financial tools and SKU-level insights, and Caary, a new credit and financial platform for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), announced their partnership today.
Together, the companies will offer an end-to-end financial services solution for SMEs that includes credit, payment solutions, receipt capture, expense management and automated reconciliation. [Read more…] about Sensibill and Caary Partner to Bring Robust Digital Finance Services to SMEs
Click below to listen to an interview with Howard Atkinson, CEO of wealth management startup Pascal WealthTech.
Pascal designs digital solutions to help financial advisors increase productivity and grow their businesses. [Read more…] about Interview with Howard Atkinson, CEO of Pascal WealthTech
Ottawa-based e-commerce giant Shopify recently announced its first-ever $1 billion revenue quarter. As part of its Q2 2021 financial results, Shopify claimed $1.12 billion in total revenue, up 57% year-over-year. [Read more…] about Shopify Announces First Billion-Dollar Quarter
Click below to listen to an interview with Raphael Bouskila, CEO of Montreal-based Mako Fintech.
Mako helps wealth management professionals automate their client operations and improve regulatory compliance. [Read more…] about Interview with Raphael Bouskila, CEO of Mako Fintech
Toronto-based proptech startup Properly has raised $44 million to scale its tech-enabled real estate brokerage and capitalize on a surging Canadian market. [Read more…] about Properly Raises $44 Million To Expand Brokerage Across Canada
Click below to listen to an interview with Shone Anstey, CEO of LQwD Fintech Corporation.
LQwD aims to accelerate bitcoin adoption through the Bitcoin Lightning Network and recently went public on the TSX Venture Exchange. [Read more…] about Interview with Shone Anstey, CEO of LQwD Fintech Corporation
Calgary-based startup Tetra Trust Company recently announced its launch as Canada’s first qualified custodian for crypto assets with approval from the Government of Alberta.
Founded in 2019, Tetra is focused on helping more institutional investors safely story their crypto assets, including bitcoin and ether among other digital assets. Tetra aims to help crypto service providers, investors, and fiduciaries mitigate the risk of theft and loss. The company charges an asset under custody fee and provides escrow services for crypto transactions. [Read more…] about Tetra Trust Becomes Canada’s First Qualified Crypto Custodian
Toronto-based Clearco, formerly known as Clearbanc, has raised $215 million in a growth equity funding round led by Softbank’s Vision Fund 2. [Read more…] about Michele Romanow’s Clearco Raises $215 Million Growth Equity Round