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News Government General
July 2, 2020  

Canada’s five big banks join anti-hate advertising boycott of Facebook [UPDATED]

Scotiabank, RBC, CIBC, BMO and TD have pledged to stop purchasing ads on the site for the month.

News Manufacturing General
April 21, 2020  

Scotiabank launches EDC Business Credit Availability Program

The EDC BCAP is structured as a one-year operating credit or cash flow term loan of up to $6.25 million, with 80% guaranteed by EDC

News Manufacturing Economy General
March 21, 2018  

Scotiabank CEO downplays concerns raised over Canadian debt levels

Porter says IMF should look at the “other side of the balance sheet” which has kept pace or outgrown the size of the debt.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 8, 2017  

Ex-bankers share allegations of shady bank sales practices with MPs

Claim workers pressured to sell unnecessary products to meet sales goals.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
April 17, 2017  

Messing with NAFTA threatens NA automotive growth, jobs: Scotiabank

Global Auto Report warns interruptions could negatively impact the highly integrated supply chain.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Operations Production
April 5, 2017  

Scotiabank CEO calls for open dialogue to combat growing protectionism

Worry around free trade stems from tech progress that’s changing the economy and, in some cases, eliminating jobs, Porter said.

News Manufacturing General
March 14, 2017  

Scotiabank funds $2M cybersecurity initiative at UBC

Will support research and educational initiatives over five years.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
March 13, 2017  

Global auto sales continue to strengthen in 2017: Scotiabank

Luxury cars and trucks post double-digit advances for February in Canada.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
February 8, 2017  

Affordability becoming bigger issue in car, truck sales

Scotiabank says average vehicle sales prices are up more than 6% since November 2015.

News Government Manufacturing Economy
October 31, 2016  

Trudeau government headed for a bigger budgetary deficit: Scotiabank

Weakened economic situation will lead to a $30-billion shortfall this year, $32-billion next year.

News Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
September 13, 2016  

Some of Canada’s big banks back away from marijuana industry

Scotiabank, RBC say their decision to cancel existing relationships with marijuana-related business are the result of risk management procedures.

News Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
January 12, 2016  

Scotiabank predicts record global auto sales in 2016

Purchases in Canada will be largely flat in 2016, US to drive growth in NAFTA

News Automotive Manufacturing General Operations Production
April 13, 2015  

Auto industry leads manufacturing rebound: Scotiabank

Shipments climbed above $86 billion last year for the first time since 2007 in January.

News Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
March 6, 2015  

NA leads global heavy truck recovery

Scotiabank reports more surge of more than 70% over the past year.

News Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
March 4, 2015  

Auto sales climb 3.4% in February

Trucks grab more market share with sales up more than 5%