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Quebec Desjardins Starting $45m FinTech Fund

Desjardins is trying to diversify their banking domain by starting a $45m fintech fund in Canada. The fund will disburse funding between few hundred thousand dollars to $3m dollars to startups for exchange of 10-25% of their companies. By investing in new startups Desjardins can stay on top of its game when it comes to … Continue reading Quebec Desjardins Starting $45m FinTech Fund

Vancouver Procurify Makes Corporate Purchases Easier

We sat down with Dani Hao , Communications, to talk about her company Procurify. This new startup out of Vancouver helps reinventing the way organizations spend. Procurify is a spend management software that empowers your team to make better more informed decisions when it comes to company spending. Summarize your company in an elevator pitch. Procurify is … Continue reading Vancouver Procurify Makes Corporate Purchases Easier

Montreal Startup TickSmith, Big Data for Finance, raises $2m

Montreal firm, TickSmith,  with about 16 employees that specializes in in Big Data applications for Capital Markets and financial services, has raised $2m Canadian. TickVault is a comprehensive software platform that leverages Hadoop and is highly scalable Its various modules include ETLs, business logic, analytics, workflow, process monitoring and data delivery. Trading groups typically use it … Continue reading Montreal Startup TickSmith, Big Data for Finance, raises $2m

Manage your wealth by Wealthica, Montreal startup, started by ex iWeb employees

Wealthica is a Montreal startup – All your investments in one place. Who started the company? Do you / team members have tech background? Martin Leclair, Eric Chouinard and Simon Boulet. All 3 are ex-iWeb. iWeb was sold to Internap a few years ago, then we thought about what we should do next. We realized … Continue reading Manage your wealth by Wealthica, Montreal startup, started by ex iWeb employees