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Banking / Technology /  • March 29, 2016
Royal Canadian Mint sells MintChip
Toronto-based nanoPay buys cryptocurrency technology

The Royal Canadian Mint has sold its assets related to MintChip™ to Toronto-based nanoPay

Banking / Community Development /  • January 25, 2016
Credit unions for Cuba

WOCCU is hoping to shrink the number of unbanked people by starting a conversation with Cuba about creating a framework that supports credit union development.

Banking / Technology /  • December 11, 2015
Mobile banking app wins design award

Central 1's mobile banking app has won a user experience award for its design and ease of use.

Banking /  • November 1, 2015
Canada’s CUs win 9 awards
Credit unions take top honours at Ipsos’ 2015 Best Banking Awards

For the 11th year running, Canada’s Credit Unions earned the coveted Customer Service Excellence honour in Ipsos’ 2015 Best Banking Awards, edging out all other financial institutions.

Banking / Risk Management /  • November 1, 2015
Time Machine: B.C. Credit Unionist, 1960

In the 1960s financial institutions in Asia hired monkeys to detect counterfeit coins.

Banking / Business /  • September 1, 2015
Global: CU supports marijuana biz

When credit unions converged at the World Credit Union Conference in Denver this past July, the marijuana industry was a hot topic of discussion.

Banking / Business /  • September 1, 2015
Time machine: Enterprise, September 2008
Payday loan industry affects Ontarians

Seven years ago, Enterprise explored how the payday loan industry was affecting Ontarians.

Banking / Finance /  • July 1, 2015
Time machine: Enterprise July 2001
Bill C-8 on financial sector reform gets royal assent

Reduced red tape opening the doors for credit unions to set up a national structure.

Banking / Community Development /  • July 1, 2015
Luminus supports Ontario’s Filipino Community
New program provides members with security, convenience and better exchange rates

Ontario’s Filipino community gets a $20,000 boost in addition to the support it receives through Luminus Financial’s Remit Now, Pay Later program.

Banking / Finance /  • May 1, 2015
U.K. churches take on payday lenders
A newly formed credit union plans to help boost credit unions

Clergy and church workers become advocates for credit unions in their communities.

Banking / Technology /  • May 1, 2015
Debit card losses at all-time low
Although payment card fraud is in free fall, Canadians are still wary

Skimming, pickpocketing and other payment card fraud continues to plummet.

Banking / Technology /  • May 1, 2015
Time machine: Enterprise, May 1972
Online banking systems get slammed in the seventies

A quick take on investing in technology to bring value to the end user.

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