As Canada’s financial technology publication of record, Fintech.ca reports on and discusses at length the many entrepreneurs and organizations applying cutting-edge technology and a modern lens to the country’s stodgy financial terrain. [Read more…] about How Modern Technology is Disrupting Finance Forever
Quandri was founded in early 2021 with the concept of deploying digital workers to run companies’ high-volume, repetitive tasks. [Read more…] about Quandri Raises Seed Round to Capitalize on Rapidly Growing Insurtech Market
One thing technology does great is turn our dirty, complicated tasks into clean, efficient processes.
Take for example the business of insurance: in an era of paper stacks and calculators, one can imagine a nightmarish field. However, modern financial technology startups such as Apollo modernize the insurance process thoroughly, leaving nary a hint of the ways of old. [Read more…] about Vancouver Insurtech Startup APOLLO Earns Runner-Up in Cutthroat Competition
SureBright this month secured a USD$2.5 million pre-seed round.
The insurance technology startup raised the capital from Motivate Ventures, with participation from Panache Ventures, InsurTech Fund NYC, and other investors, according to BetaKit. [Read more…] about SureBright Raises Pre-Seed Round to Advance Insurtech Solution in Canada
The year featured several sizeable Fintech startup funding rounds, including $61 million for Propel Holdings; $64 million for Neo Financial; $44 million for Properly; $72 million for Bench; and nearly $300 million for Fraction Technologies in Vancouver. [Read more…] about What Downturn? These Canadian Fintech Innovators Want to Bolster Their Workforce with New Talent
The past several years have been good to the global startup economy.
Following the last major recession in North America, venture capital ramped up through the 2010s. While the pandemic caused an abrupt halt, the momentum was not dispersed; it lingered at the door until the floodgates opened once again, and as a result 2021 set many records for startup financing in Canada. [Read more…] about Five Canadian Fintech Firms Still Hiring in Rough Seas
Vancouver’s Apollo Insurance has partnered with Yardi Systems. [Read more…] about Vancouver’s APOLLO Insurance Partners with Yardi Systems
Vancouver’s APOLLO Insurance has raised a Series B financing round led by Definity Financial Corporation. [Read more…] about InsurTech APOLLO Raises Series B Round To Accelerate Online Insurance Platform