2 August 2017

Lending Loop launches “Auto-Lend” after raising new round of funding




TORONTO Aug. 2, 2017 – Lending Loop has raised $2 million in funding to roll-out its new automated investing product, Auto-Lend, and continue to grow its presence as Canada’s premier peer-to-peer lending platform. The company also plans to use the funds to help with new product expansion later in the year. The round was led […]

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17 July 2017

Small Business Financing in Canada – Part 4: Private Investors




Welcome to Part 4 of our series on Small Business Financing in Canada. We hope that you’ve found Parts 1-3 informative and helpful. You can find the first 3 posts of the series below: Small Business Financing in Canada – Part 1: Crowdfunding Small Business Financing in Canada – Part 2: Government Grants Small Business […]

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5 July 2017

Small Business Financing in Canada – Part 3: The Banks




Welcome back to our coverage on small business financing in Canada. This week, we’ll cover an option most people are familiar with: bank financing. In case you missed them, we’ve already covered Crowdfunding and Government Grants. The Banks In Canada, we are fortunate to have a large and stable financial system. Globally, the Canadian banking […]

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21 June 2017

3 Ways to Start Planning Now for the Ontario Minimum Wage Increase




If you haven’t heard about the minimum wage hike in Ontario, you haven’t heard about the biggest wage hike in the province’s history. By January 1st 2018, the minimum wage is planned to go up to $14, and by Jan 1, 2019, $15. It’s at $11.40 today, which means over the next 2 years the […]

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