Canadian government sees consumer-directed finance as part of the future of financial services

iStockPhoto / Getty Images After consulting financial system stakeholders, consumers and business organizations, the Canadian government recently announced plans to develop a framework for consumer-directed finance (or open banking). Ahead of further consultations, the government has revealed some principles it considers important for such a framework. Excerpts from the Report […]

PortsToronto Receives Canadian Public Relations Society Gold Award of Excellence for Seabin Pilot Program

Classified in: TransportationSubject: AWD TORONTO, Oct. 8, 2020 /CNW/ – PortsToronto has won a Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) Gold National Award of Excellence for the PortsToronto Seabin Pilot Program in the Best Use of Media Relations – Small Budget (less than $10,000 CAD). The CPRS National Awards of Excellence recognize […]

Canadian Solar Appoints New Director to the Board and Reorganizes the Management Team Ahead of the Planned Listing of Its MSS Subsidiary

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content. GUELPH, ON, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — GUELPH, ON, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), announced today the appointment of Leslie Li Hsien Chang as an independent director […]

Canadian Public Relations Society Celebrates the Life and Career of Heather Pullen, MCM, APR, FCPRS with a New Major Award

TORONTO, Sept. 25, 2020 /CNW/ – The Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS) was honoured to announce a new Major Award to recognize outstanding commitment to ethical public relations during its recent Annual General Meeting. The Award, named posthumously after its first honoree, the Heather Pullen Memorial Award for Ethical Public Relations, […]

Jumio biometrics selected by ASAPP to secure remote financial services for Canadian credit unions

OneSpan and ForgeRock partner to help FIs orchestrate identity and access management systems Jumio’s biometric authentication technology is being integrated into the forthcoming Asapp 11.0 release to give Canadian credit unions end-to-end identity verification and remote digital KYC capabilities. Asapp Financial Technology is launching version 11.0 of its flagship software […]