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Canadian cryptocurrency exchanges to fall under FinTRAC watch in June 2020

Published: 2019-07-10T22:07:30Z 

The news comes as regulators grapple with how to address risks posed by the emerging cryptocurrency sector. ... new rules will be required to register as foreign money services businesses, could stop servicing Canadian clients.

Skies receives Hope Air's 2019 Outstanding Philanthropist Award

Published: 2019-07-10T20:15:00Z 

The award was presented Wednesday afternoon at the Canadian Business ... As such they are always quick to ensure that press releases and news ...

UK tech company acquires Canadian broker software provider

Published: 2019-07-10T19:52:30Z 

U.K. tech company acquires Canadian broker software provider ... enter the market," Theo Duchen, co-CEO of Acturis, commented in a news release.

Alliance Between Two Canadian Companies - BMR Group and Lefebvre & Benoit Will Continue to ...

Published: 2019-07-10T19:02:12Z 

Both driven by the goal of pan-Canadian expansion, the two Canadian companies will benefit from their complementary expertise to enhance their ...

Canada brushed off abuse complaints against Barrick-linked gold miner in Tanzania, emails show

Published: 2019-07-10T17:48:45Z 

Canadian embassy staff in Africa and officials in Ottawa paid little attention to allegations of human rights abuses at a mine in Tanzania as they sought ...

Monetary Policy Report Press Conference Opening Statement

Published: 2019-07-10T15:11:15Z 

This is welcome news. On the ... Businesses across Canada tell us they plan to invest to increase competiveness or to meet demand for their products.

Bank of Canada holds rates, frets about trade war damage

Published: 2019-07-10T15:00:00Z 

OTTAWA — The Bank of Canada held interest rates steady and raised its second-quarter growth forecast as expected on Wednesday while ...

Government helping small businesses innovate through procurement program

Published: 2019-07-10T15:00:00Z 

Since the program's launch in December 2017, a number of small Canadian companies have received funding to develop their proof of concept.

BoC appears in no rush to move interest rate; Poloz warns of trade threats

Published: 2019-07-10T14:16:06Z 

OTTAWA -- Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz is holding firm on his key interest rate and showing no urgency to make a policy change, ...

Trade fears impact rates

Published: 2019-07-10T14:10:24Z 

UPDATE 7:33 a.m.. The Bank of Canada is leaving its key interest rate unchanged in an announcement that balances domestic economic ...

Bank of Canada bumps up 2019 growth forecast, keeps rates steady

Published: 2019-07-10T14:08:45Z 

A healthy labour market and solid business and consumer confidence led ... The bank's news release did not lay out a future direction for Canadian ...

Bank of Canada keeps rate steady, but gives itself room to pivot

Published: 2019-07-10T14:05:56Z 

The Bank of Canada isn't an outlier after all. .... The Bank of Canada in its latest quarterly outlook said trade uncertainty will ... The news isn't all bad.

Bank of Canada puts rates firmly on hold as global trade risks rise

Published: 2019-07-10T14:05:56Z 

The Bank of Canada left interest rates unchanged for a sixth straight decision and showed little willingness to consider easing policy, as stronger ...

Canada celebrates first National Lineworker Appreciation Day

Published: 2019-07-10T14:03:45Z 

July 10, 2019 - Electricity companies across Canada are recognizing today ... Established by the Canadian Electricity Association (CEA), the event ...

Bank of Canada holds interest rate, warns of drag from global trade tensions

Published: 2019-07-10T14:03:45Z 

OTTAWA -- The Bank of Canada is leaving its key interest rate unchanged in an announcement that balances domestic economic improvements with ...

Bank of Canada holds interest rate, warns of drag from global trade tensions

Published: 2019-07-10T14:03:45Z 

The Bank of Canada is leaving its key interest rate unchanged in an announcement that balances domestic economic improvements with an ...

BevCanna Shares Business Objectives for Second Half Of 2019

Published: 2019-07-10T13:07:30Z 

The Company's business objectives for the upcoming six months include: ... Based in British Columbia, Canada, BevCanna has a 100-acre outdoor ... Forward-looking statements in this news release include, but are not limited to: ...

Mental health increasingly on Canadian employers' radars: survey

Published: 2019-07-10T12:56:15Z 

Mental health increasingly on Canadian employers' radars: survey ... Canadian employers are increasingly realizing the individual and business risks ... said Kim Siddall, vice-president of health solutions at Aon, in a news release.

Bank of Canada holds interest rate steady at 1.75%, citing trade tensions

Published: 2019-07-10T12:35:14Z 

Bank of Canada governor Stephen Poloz indicates the Canadian economy is ... "However, the outlook is clouded by persistent trade tensions. ... announcement is "welcome news for Canadians considering a variable rate mortgage.

Cannabis insurance cover remains limited 10 months after legalization

Published: 2019-07-10T12:33:45Z 

Canadian cannabis giant, Canopy Growth Corp., hit the headlines earlier this ... have even started their own cannabis business insurance programs.