SecureKey blockchain ecosystem

Canada’s big 5 banks set to back blockchain-based identity service

LAS VEGAS - Toronto-based identity management service provider SecureKey announced on Monday that it's set to launch a blockchain-based service...

March 20th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Tony Lacavera, RBC, Magna among backers behind new AI funding program

TORONTO - Tony Lacavera is putting his money where his mouth is. The former Wind Mobile CEO, who sits on...

January 26th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Navdeep Bains with Microsoft team

Microsoft and RBC fueling new Canadian AI investments

One of Canada's largest banks and a multinational software firm are both announcing expanded investment in artificial intelligence (AI) that...

January 18th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Visa becomes a technology platform company with new open model

SAN FRANCISCO — Visa Inc. launched Visa Developer on Thursday, signalling a shift to a new model of doing business...

February 5th, 2016 Brian Jackson

Focus on IoT – Gabriel Woo, VP of innovation at RBC

ITWC partnered with the City of Toronto to co-host Technicity this past December. The day brought together leadership within the...

February 4th, 2016 Brian Jackson


RBC looks past Bitcoin’s flaws to consider blockchain strengths

Could the blockchain be the next technology to rock the financial sector? The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) seems to...

November 25th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

mobile payments and their introduction to the Canadian market

Banks face uphill battle to earn customer relationship in mobile payments

Banks are facing a digital attack on all fronts and risk losing out on billions of profits by the year...

October 5th, 2015 Brian Jackson