Royal Bank of Canada has hired one of the pioneers in artificial intelligence as an advisor to a new research lab dedicated to machine learning.
Embedded video technology leader Vidyo has helped the Royal Bank of Canada, Canada’s largest bank, become the first bank in Canada to offer flexible and immersive remote video chat as a free service to its many small business customers across North America.
Thor technology, a smart order router that significantly enhances investors' ability to access liquidity in the market and receive the best prices and execution, has been granted a patent in Canada by the Canadian Intellectual Property Office.
Six of Canada's leading financial institutions have participated in a $27 million funding round for SecureKey, a federated identity network which lets consumers use their online banking credentials to log in to public and private sector Web services.
For hackathon pros, coming together over a weekend to design, code, and learn new skills from their peers is the new social gathering.
The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) has begun letting online investors pay their trade commissions with their credit card reward points.
As Swift gears up for its annual Sibos jamboree in Geneva next week, the interbank messaging network is facing up to a growing threat from Ripple, which has signed up several major banks to a steering group on the use of distributed financial technology for global payments.
Canada's RBC has rolled out a language app that lets customers visiting branches talk to qualified interpreters over a video link.
The Bank of Canada has been working with the country's biggest banks and the R3 consortium on a blockchain proof of concept that uses a digital fiat currency dubbed Cad-Coin.
Apple has finally struck deals with Canada's banks to bring its mobile payments services to the country's Visa, MasterCard and Interac cardholders.
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