Posts Categorized: News

Fintech startup. A day in the life

A day in the life of a Vancouver fintech startup

What’s it like to actually work in a fintech startup in the fast-growing tech hub of Vancouver? That is one of the top questions you tend to hear at events like the BC Tech Summit happening this week (We’ll be there, by the way. Drop… Read more

WealthBar. $100 million under management

We’ve hit a $100 million milestone

  We have big news! You’ve helped WealthBar hit a $100 million milestone by investing with us online. We now manage over $100 million in discretionary assets across Canada, making us a major player in the financial technology space. Woohoo! Two years ago we set… Read more

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March 2016 Market Update

March has been a positive month for the markets. In North America, we have seen markets with equities bounce back (S&P 500 +6.8% and TSX/S&P Composite +5.3%) and internationally rallying. The rebound was fuelled by the rising price of oil, strong economic data and a conservative… Read more

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February 2016 Market Update

The volatile start to the year continued into the beginning of February until markets started to stabilize. Global markets appear to be moving in step with crude oil. The price of crude tested a market low before rebounding on news of an agreement between major… Read more

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January 2016 Market Update

While most people hope to start the new year on a hopeful and positive note, 2016 started quite to the contrary with equity markets taking a significant hit. The falling price of oil, along with economic data out of China confirming slower growth and deteriorating… Read more