Fintechs Canada is thrilled to announce that Wealthsimple has joined the association.
“One of Canada’s fintech success stories, Wealthsimple really is changing how people think about money,” says Laurence Cooke, chairman of the board of Fintechs Canada. “Their mission to help each and every Canadian achieve financial freedom, while reimagining the future of financial services, is one close to our hearts, and so we’re honoured to have them become a part of our growing association.”
Coming off a big round of funding, Wealthsimple offers an array of products that makes them one of Canada’s most competitive fintechs: trading and investing, cryptocurrencies, savings accounts, payments, and more.
“Fintechs Canada provides an important harmonized voice for Canadian technology companies that hold and move money,” said Blair Wiley, Wealthsimple’s chief legal officer. “We are proud to support their efforts to champion innovation and look forward to collaborating to provide new perspectives on what is possible in financial services for the benefit of all Canadians.”
Wealthsimple is a financial company on a mission to help everyone achieve financial freedom, no matter who they are or how much they have. Using smart technology, Wealthsimple takes financial services that are often confusing, opaque and expensive and makes them simple, transparent, and low-cost. The company was founded by a team of financial experts and technology entrepreneurs, and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. To learn more, visit www.wealthsimple.com.
About Fintechs Canada
Established in May 2019 as a not-for-profit member association, Fintechs Canada is the harmonized voice for technology companies that hold and move money operating in Canada. Our membership is growing and diverse, inclusive of consumer-facing financial technology companies, business-to-business payment processors, payment network operators, and financial institutions, among others.