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Mortgage-Free Eventually: RBC Poll Finds Majority of Canadians Hope to Pay Off Their Homes by Retirement

Nearly three-quarters (72 per cent) of Canadians with a mortgage hope to bemortgage-free by the time they reach age 65, but one-third (33 per cent) of older Canadians, those over the age of 55, have 16 or more years left on … Continue reading

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RBC Donates $2.6 Million to 99 After-School Programs Across Canada

The RBC After-School Grants Project announced on November 17, 2011 that 99 community-based organizations across Canada will share $2.6 million in funding to provide after-school programs, including 15 new grant recipients. RBC has been supporting after-school programs since 1999, helping … Continue reading

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NATIONAL LEASING REGIONAL WINNER OF CANADA’S 10 MOST ADMIRED CORPORATE CULTURES™ OF 2011

“We are delighted to be recognized as a regional winner of this award,” said Grant Shaw, Vice President of HR, Strategy and Culture for National Leasing. “A strong culture is the foundation of our organization’s success and is at the … Continue reading

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Canadian Western Bank issues $150 million of Senior Deposit Notes

EDMONTON, November 4, 2011 – Canadian Western Bank (the “Bank”)(TSX: CWB) today announced the completion of a $150 million issuance of Senior Deposit Notes (“the Notes”) in the debt capital markets to a broad group of investors. Proceeds of the issue were … Continue reading

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Scotiabank’s Commodity Price Index Shows Retreat in October

TORONTO, Nov. 24, 2011 /CNW/ – Scotiabank’s Commodity Price Index, which measures price trends in 32 of Canada’s major exports, lost further ground in October, declining 3.7 per cent month over month (m/m). The All Items Index has fallen 9.8 per cent … Continue reading

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RBC Dominion Securities to Receive Transfer of MF Global Canada Inc. Client Accounts

On November 14, 2011 RBC Dominion Securities announced it had agreed to the transfer of client accounts from MF Global Canada Inc., whose parent company, MF Global Holdings Ltd. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on October 31, 2011. On November … Continue reading

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