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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

Toronto Financial Tech Borrowell Secures $12m in Funding

Borrowell raised $12m Canadian in funding , this is on top of $4.2m they have already received. Financing was provided by Portag3 Ventures LP, Equitable Bank and White Star Capital, with participation by FirstOntario Credit Union among others. Borrowell is a Canadian fintech lender that offers fast, fair, and friendly personal loans, and credit scores … Continue reading Toronto Financial Tech Borrowell Secures $12m in Funding

Wave, Toronto financial software firm, raises $32.38m Canadian in funding

Wave , the leading provider of financial management software for entrepreneurs and small business owners, raised US$24 million strategic financing. National Australia Bank (NAB), Royal Bank of Canada (RBC), Portag3 (the investment arm of PowerCorp focusing on financial services innovations), and Exhibition Capital participated in financing the deal. The investment also includes funding from existing … Continue reading Wave, Toronto financial software firm, raises $32.38m Canadian in funding

Toronto Dream Payments, financial service cloud company, raises $10m

The round was led by FairVentures Inc, the innovation investing arm of Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited. Connecticut Innovations (CI), Real Ventures and a prominent group of angel investors were also key participants in the financing. Dream Payments is a fintech solutions company and developer of technology that enables leading merchant acquirers and banks to deliver … Continue reading Toronto Dream Payments, financial service cloud company, raises $10m