Wealthsimple this week unveiled its third alternative investing option for retail investors as the Toronto-based fintech firm continues to expand its suite of services. [Read more…] about Wealthsimple Expands Alternative Investing Program with Private Equity
Interac announced today that it has broadened access to additional types of financial institutions for participation in the Interac e-Transfer® service. [Read more…] about Interac Expands Access for Financial Institutions, Welcomes Wealthsimple as New e-Transfer Participant
A Manitoba-born technology platform modernizing financial planning with customized advice this week announced a partnership with CapIntel, a financial technology platform that improves day-to-day workflow efficiency and fund analysis for wealth professionals. [Read more…] about Conquest, CapIntel Collaborate for AI Fintech Integration
After entering the crypto scene last year, Toronto’s Wealthsimple this year added even more ways for Canadians to save and invest, including private credit opportunities for retail investors and enhanced cash holding features. [Read more…] about Wealthsimple Adds Stock Lending to Growing Suite of Financial Features
Stocks are stagnant, many still down from their 2022 highs. Cryptocurrencies have been down and up—but more down than up.
Consequently trading platforms are looking for other ways to add and engage customers. [Read more…] about Wealthsimple Enhances Cash Features Amid Stagnant Stock Market
Winnipeg’s Conquest Planning today announced a partnership with Wealthsimple, a platform that has built some of Canada’s leading digital financial products and that holds more than $18 billion in assets for over 3 million Canadians. [Read more…] about Conquest Planning Partners with Wealthsimple, Expanding Access to Personalized Financial Planning Tools
Wealthsimple is continuing to increase access to alternative assets for retail investors with its latest offering. [Read more…] about Wealthsimple Launches Private Credit Opportunity for Retail Investors
Raise your hand if you’ve ever thought, if only I’d gotten in on the ground floor of Airbnb, Instagram, or any of the scads of breakthrough tech startups.
Now lower your hand and give yourself a break, because even if you’d had a pile of cash to invest, you still probably wouldn’t have had any way to get in before those companies went public. [Read more…] about BMO Partners With Georgian to Launch New Tech Investing Fund For Clients
For years after Bitcoin’s initial release into the world, it remained a highly niche project.
After a decade of roller-coaster growth, however, Bitcoin’s cult-following has turned into a global mass and spurred an entire ecosystem: myriad alternate coins, blockchains, and related products, services, and ideas. [Read more…] about Off the Blockchain: Canada’s Crypto Craze Continues
I wear a fitness tracker, wield a tablet, and invest from my phone. Pretty standard stuff, right?
On the whole, I consider myself to be rarely at the forefront of cutting-edge technology. Very few things do I “early adopt.” I know this and I am okay with it. [Read more…] about With Awareness of Competition Low, Canadians Slow to Adopt Financial Technology