Scotiabank is to fund a $2 million cybersecurity and financial risk initiative at the University of British Columbia.
Canada's Scotiabank has spent the last few months testing a distributed ledger platform from tech firm AlphaPoint.
Canada's Scotiabank has fleshed out its "digital transformation" plan, predicting that its massive outlay on new technology will lead to big efficiency improvements.
Scotiabank has opened a 70,000 square foot Digital Factory in downtown Toronto which will house 350 digital, design, engineering and agile experts working to improve customer experiences.
As part of its growing leadership in the digital economy, today Scotiabank announced a three-year sponsorship of NextAI to support Canadian youth and entrepreneurship in the growing field of artificial intelligence (AI).
Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) announced today the appointment of five Digital Banking leaders who will drive the Bank's digital strategy in its key markets of Canada, Mexico, Peru, Chile and Colombia.
Scotiabank and QED Investors are collaborating on an initiative to inject capital and industry expertise into select Latin American fintech companies.
Scotiabank proudly opened the doors of a new Scotiabank Solutions branch at 1 Victoria Street in Kitchener today.
A dozen member banks of the R3 distributed ledger consortium have been trialling Ripple's network and native currency to tackle the costs and inefficiencies of interbank cross-border payments.
Working under the R3 banner, a gang of eight banks have successfully tested a distributed ledger prototype for bond transactions using Intel technology.
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