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Sep 26, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 26, 2016) - Today, at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto, more than 100 media and members of the publishing industry gathered for the unveiling of the 2016 Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist. CBC Radio's Matt Galloway hosted the special event. Jury members... More
Sep 21, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 21, 2016) - This month, Scotiabank and General Motors of Canada celebrated the one-year anniversary of the launch of the Scotiabank® GM®* VISA* Card and the Scotiabank® GM®* VISA* Infinite Card. The Scotiabank GM VISA Card is designed to put customers in the... More
Sep 16, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 16, 2016) - Not for distribution or dissemination in the United StatesThe Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced that it has completed the domestic public offering of Non-cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares Series... More
Sep 15, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 15, 2016) - A new gift from Scotiabank will help the University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management continue to produce the leading management talent that companies in Canada and the world need to operate successfully in the digital economy. The gift of ... More
Sep 14, 2016
FREDERICTON, NB--(Marketwired - September 14, 2016) - Students at the University of New Brunswick (UNB) now have more opportunities to study and learn abroad thanks to Scotiabank, Canada's international bank.Scotiabank today announced that it is furthering its commitment to international study... More
Sep 08, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 08, 2016) - James O'Sullivan, Scotiabank's Group Head of Canadian Banking, will speak at CIBC's 15th Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference on Wednesday, September 21, 2016, in Montreal. Mr. O'Sullivan is scheduled to participate in a discussion at... More
Sep 08, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 08, 2016) - Scotia Private Pools® today announced a portfolio advisor change to Scotia Private Income Pool (the "Pool"). 1832 Asset Management L.P. ("1832 Asset Management") is the manager of the Pool. Effective November 1, 2016, 1832 Asset Management will... More
Sep 07, 2016
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 7, 2016) - NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS) today announced that as a result of strong investor demand for its previously announced... More
Sep 07, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 07, 2016) - NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATESThe Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced a domestic public offering of Non-cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares Series 38 (Non-Viability... More
Sep 07, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 07, 2016) - Scotiabank is proud to once again be the title sponsor of the Scotiabank Aids Walk, taking place this month in 28 communities across Canada.Founded 30 years ago, money raised through the walk contributes to developing and maintaining services and... More
Sep 07, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 07, 2016) - The Scotiabank Giller Prize is pleased to announce its longlist for this year's award. The twelve titles were chosen from a field of 161 books submitted by 69 publisher imprints from every region of the country.The longlist for the 2016 Scotiabank... More
Sep 01, 2016
OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - September 01, 2016) - In celebration of its 50th year, the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE) is pleased to launch Home for the Holidays, a competition sponsored by Scotiabank that will award one international student the chance to go home over the... More
Sep 01, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 01, 2016) - Brian Porter, Scotiabank's President and Chief Executive Officer, will speak at the 17th Annual Global Banking and Markets Financials Summit in Toronto on September 7, 2016. The conference provides participants with the opportunity to hear Canada... More
Aug 30, 2016
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 30, 2016) - Scotiabank (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS) today announced a dividend on the outstanding shares of the Bank for the quarter ending October 31, 2016, as follows, payable on October 27, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on... More
Aug 30, 2016
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 30, 2016) - Scotiabank (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS) - All amounts are in Canadian dollars and are based on our unaudited Interim Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements for the quarter ended July... More
Aug 29, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 29, 2016) - Hundreds of cyclists from across Ontario participated in Ride for Karen this Sunday. The annual cycling event raises money to support programs for children with cancer and their families, such as Camp Quality, Camp Oochigeas and Camp Trillium. This... More
Aug 25, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 25, 2016) - Two popular co-brand credit cards from Scotiabank were recognized with highest honours today in the 2016 MoneySense Annual Credit Cards Ranking. The Scotiabank GM Visa Infinite card ranked #1 in Best Retail Rewards Category and Scotiabank SCENE Visa... More
Aug 23, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 23, 2016) - Global car sales have gained momentum this year, rising a stronger-than-expected 5% through July. The improvement reflects a modest acceleration among the G7, especially Western Europe, as well as a rebound in purchases across emerging markets... More
Aug 12, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 12, 2016) - ScotiaFunds today announced portfolio advisor changes to Scotia Global Balanced Fund, Scotia U.S. Dividend Fund and Scotia Global Dividend Fund ("the Funds"). 1832 Asset Management L.P. ("1832 Asset Management") is the manager of the Funds and... More
Aug 11, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 11, 2016) - Scotiabank has been recognized by Global Finance magazine as the 2016 World's Best Consumer Digital Bank in Latin America, the Caribbean and Canada. This announcement comes on the heels of Scotiabank receiving the award for Best Digital Strategy of... More
Aug 11, 2016
TORONTO, ON --(Marketwired - August 11, 2016) - Scotiabank will announce its third quarter results on Tuesday, August 30, 2016.Scotiabank Third Quarter Results News ReleaseA news release of the Bank's third quarter results will be issued in Canada and the U.S. over Marketwired at approximately 6... More
Jul 29, 2016
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - July 29, 2016) - Today, over 250 riders and crew will end their six-day, 600 km journey to Montréal in PWA's Friends For Life Bike Rally, in support of the Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA). Assisted by a volunteer crew, riders left Toronto on the morning of... More
Jul 27, 2016
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - July 27, 2016) - Over 250 riders and crew will end their six-day, 600 km journey to Montréal in PWA's Friends For Life Bike Rally, in support of the Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA). Assisted by a volunteer crew, riders left Toronto on the morning of Sunday,... More
Jul 26, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 26, 2016) - Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index advanced by 3.3% m/m in June as energy gains offset further losses in the metals space. Commodities have broadly broken into two fairly distinct groups: one driven by demand considerations and thus particularly... More
Jul 26, 2016
LANCASTER, ON--(Marketwired - July 26, 2016) - Over 250 riders and crew will be cycling for six days during their 600 km journey to Montréal in PWA's Friends For Life Bike Rally in support of the Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA). Assisted by a volunteer crew, riders left Toronto on the... More
Jul 25, 2016
KINGSTON, ON--(Marketwired - July 25, 2016) - Over 250 riders and crew will be cycling for six days during their 600 km journey to Montréal in PWA's Friends For Life Bike Rally in support of the Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA). Assisted by a volunteer crew, riders left Toronto the... More
Jul 25, 2016
JOHNSTOWN, ON--(Marketwired - July 25, 2016) - Over 250 riders and crew will be cycling for six days, during their 600 km journey to Montréal in PWA's Friends For Life Bike Rally in support of the Toronto PWA. Assisted by a volunteer crew, riders left Toronto on the morning of Sunday, July 24... More
Jul 22, 2016
PORT HOPE, ON--(Marketwired - July 22, 2016) - Over 250 riders and crew will be cycling for six days during their 600 km journey to Montréal in PWA's Friends For Life Bike Rally in support of the Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA). Assisted by a volunteer crew, riders will leave Toronto... More
Jul 22, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 22, 2016) - Over 250 riders and crew will be cycling for six days during a 600 km journey to Montréal in PWA's Friends For Life Bike Rally in support of the Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA). Joining them this year, will be nearly 50 riders participating... More
Jul 21, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 21, 2016) - Scotiabank is pleased to announce the second edition of the Scotiabank CONCACAF U-13 Champions League tournament that invites national football associations to select their top U-13 club teams to represent their country at an international level. 16... More
Jul 19, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 19, 2016) - A recent poll commissioned by Scotiabank shows that while almost 8 in 10 Canadians would be willing to go to great lengths to earn $200, two-thirds of them would choose to save the money or pay down debt, rather than spend it. A large majority of... More
Jul 19, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 19, 2016) - Over 250 riders and crew will be cycling for six days during a 600 km journey to Montréal in PWA's Friends For Life Bike Rally and in support of the Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA). Joining them this year, will be nearly 50 riders... More
Jul 18, 2016
GUELPH, ON--(Marketwired - July 18, 2016) - Today, Scotiabank unveiled its first Scotiabank Solutions branch -- the second of two new branch formats designed to provide customers with a banking experience that meets their ever evolving banking needs. "The Scotiabank Solutions branch format, just... More
Jul 18, 2016
OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - July 18, 2016) - The Canadian AIDS Society announced today the #TiedTogether campaign in anticipation of the annual 2016 Scotiabank AIDS Walk. Sponsored nationally by Scotiabank, the AIDS Walk is a grassroots labour of love that will take place in 29 communities across... More
Jul 06, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 06, 2016) - The United Kingdom's decision to leave the European Union represents a major economic shock to the U.K. and Europe. It will lower business and household confidence in the U.K. and Europe, while also potentially fanning the flames of referenda in other... More
Jul 05, 2016
TORONTO, ON – (Marketwired – July 5, 2016) – Scotiabank is pleased to offer customers the ability to open a chequing or savings account online in less than five minutes. This announcement follows recent changes by the Federal Government which allow for online authentication of... More
Jul 05, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 05, 2016) - Scotiabank and yconic, Canada's largest student help community, have joined together for the 4th year in a row to offer students a chance to win one of 30 scholarships and awards to help fund their post-secondary education. This year, Scotiabank has... More
Jun 30, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 30, 2016) - In a recent Scotiabank commissioned poll inspired by Canada Day, Canadians offered newcomers some helpful advice about choosing a financial institution in their new home. Over one quarter of Canadians recommend that recent immigrants choose a financial... More
Jun 30, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 30, 2016) - Global car sales posted another solid advance last month, climbing 4% y/y and continuing the string of strong gains since last September. Western Europe and China led the way, with both regions posting double-digit advances in May. While the economic... More
Jun 28, 2016
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 28, 2016) - Scotiabank (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS) today announced a correction to its press release issued on May 31, 2016, entitled "Scotiabank Announces Dividend on Outstanding Shares". In the press release, the dividend amount for the quarter ending... More
Jun 28, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 28, 2016) - In another sign that Canadians are adopting digital banking channels, a poll commissioned by Scotiabank reveals that the majority (85%) of Canadians are currently using online and mobile banking. What's more, two-thirds (66%) say they use online and... More
Jun 26, 2016
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - June 26, 2016) - Over 6,500 people took part in the 18th annual Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon & 5k on Sunday, June 26. The event raised more than $860,000 and counting for 81 local charities through the Scotiabank Charity Challenge. This amount is a... More
Jun 24, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 24, 2016) - NOTE TO EDITORS: NOT FOR DISSEMINATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATESScotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced that it intends to exercise its right to redeem all outstanding Non-cumulative Preferred Shares Series 15 of Scotiabank (the... More
Jun 24, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 24, 2016) - Since 2003, participants at six Scotiabank-sponsored road races from coast to coast have made every step of their run count, raising more than $50 million for local charities through the Scotiabank Charity Challenge. This turnkey fundraising program... More
Jun 23, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 23, 2016) - Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) announced today that it has appointed Silicon Valley technology leader Shawn Rose to the newly created position of Executive Vice President, Digital Banking. In this role, Shawn will create and lead an integrated... More
Jun 22, 2016
TORONTO, ON and ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - June 22, 2016) - Scotiabank customers in Canada and Mexico will be able to apply for and access a small business loan, up to $100,000, in as little as seven minutes through a new partnership with Kabbage, a leading financial technology and data company... More
Jun 16, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 16, 2016) - The 16th Scotiabank Rat Race for United Way Toronto took over the downtown core on June 16, 2016 (photo credit: Jacklyn Atlas). Image Available: http://www.marketwire.com/library/MwGo/2016/6/16/11G103175/Images/2I1A6326... More
Jun 16, 2016
FORT MCMURRAY, AB--(Marketwired - June 16, 2016) - Thanks to the enthusiastic response to Scotiabank MacDonald Island Summer Camps, Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) and the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) are pleased to announce they are expanding the camps so more kids can... More
Jun 10, 2016
FORT MCMURRAY, AB--(Marketwired - June 10, 2016) - The Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo (RRC) is pleased to announce that Scotiabank will send kids to Scotiabank MI Summer Camps for free this summer."We have been truly impressed by the people of Fort McMurray and their efforts in... More
Jun 09, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 09, 2016) - On Thursday, June 16, close to 2,000 participants will run through the downtown core in the Scotiabank Rat Race in support of United Way Toronto & York Region.All funds raised at the 16th annual 5k fun run will support United Way, giving... More
Jun 06, 2016
VANCOUVER, BC --(Marketwired - June 06, 2016) - Over 6,500 runners will hit the streets of Vancouver for the 18th annual Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon & 5k on June 26, 2016. Many of those runners will be raising funds for one of the 80 plus charities registered with the 2016... More
Jun 06, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 06, 2016) - Scotiabank is proud to return as the presenting sponsor of Eva's Home for Life, Toronto's special home-themed marketplace and auction in support of homeless youth and their families. Hosted by interior designers and television personalities, Colin... More
Jun 06, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 06, 2016) -  Global car sales accelerated in April, climbing 5.5% y/y and posting the fastest growth since late 2015. Chile has outperformed, with vehicle purchases advancing 7% above a year earlier in the first four months of 2016. However, Brazil continues... More
Jun 03, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 03, 2016) -  To celebrate Pride Month, and its ongoing commitment of the LGBT+ community, Scotiabank is donating $250,000 in support of the Egale Centre, a new facility that will be exclusively dedicated to assisting homeless LGBT+ youth. "Scotiabank is a... More
Jun 02, 2016
GUELPH, ON--(Marketwired - June 02, 2016) - Scotiabank unveiled the first of two new branch formats designed to provide customers an experience that best meets their evolving banking preferences. The first Scotiabank Express branches are now open to customers in both Guelph, Ontario, and... More
Jun 02, 2016
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - June 02, 2016) - Scotiabank unveiled the first of two new branch formats designed to provide customers an experience that best meets their evolving banking preferences. The first Scotiabank Express branches are now open to customers in both Montreal, Quebec and... More
Jun 01, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 01, 2016) - Scotiabank today was recognized as one of two banks to earn the highest overall score for Canadian mobile banking functionality by Forrester Research Inc.'s 2016 Canadian Mobile Banking Functionality Benchmark.In its annual benchmark published in... More
Jun 01, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 01, 2016) - Recover. Rebuild. Restart. However long it takes, we'll be here to help.On Wednesday, June 1, 2016, we will reopen our three branches in Fort McMurray to help evacuees with their banking needs as they return home.The following three branch... More
Jun 01, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 01, 2016) - Scotiabank today launched Apple Pay for customers in Canada. Effective today, customers with a Scotiabank debit card or eligible credit card can use Apple Pay both in-store and within apps."At Scotiabank, we are embracing a digital transformation... More
May 31, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 31, 2016) -  Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) NOTE TO EDITORS: NOT FOR DISSEMINATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) announced today that the Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX") and the... More
May 31, 2016
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 31, 2016) - Scotiabank (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS) today announced a dividend on the outstanding shares of the Bank for the quarter ending July 31, 2016, as follows, payable on July 27, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 5... More
May 31, 2016
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 31, 2016) - Scotiabank (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS) - All amounts are in Canadian dollars and are based on our unaudited Interim Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements for the quarter ended April... More
May 30, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 30, 2016) - Scotiabank will announce its second quarter results on Tuesday, May 31, 2016. Scotiabank Second Quarter Results News ReleaseA news release of the Bank's second quarter results will be issued in Canada and the U.S. over Marketwired at... More
May 30, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 30, 2016) - Following the April announcement of the new co-brand credit card venture by Scotiabank and the Overwaitea Food Group (parent company of Save-On-Foods, Canada's largest Western-based grocery retailer), the two companies today officially launched... More
May 29, 2016
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - May 29, 2016) - Over 10,000 people took part in the 52nd annual Scotiabank Calgary Marathon, raising more than $750,000 for 85 local charities through the Scotiabank Charity Challenge. Jonathan Kipchirchir from Kenya won the Scotiabank Calgary Marathon with a time... More
May 27, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 27, 2016) - Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index improved by 4.5% m/m in April as energy gains more than offset metals weakness. A range of recent high profile disruptions caused temporary shifts in price, though Scotiabank Economics does not expect the market... More
May 25, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 25, 2016) - Scotiabank is donating $50,000 to Lakehead University's Bora Laskin Faculty of Law in support of students. A gift of $1,000 will be awarded annually to five students in the second and third year of the Juris Doctor program at Lakehead University's... More
May 24, 2016
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - May 24, 2016) - Over 12,000 runners will hit the roads of Calgary for the 52nd annual Scotiabank Calgary Marathon on May 29. Many runners will be raising funds for one of the 85 charities associated with the 2016 Scotiabank Charity Challenge in Calgary, including... More
May 24, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 24, 2016) - SPiN Toronto hosted a night of epic ping pong in celebration of literacy with the 5th Annual Scotiabank Pongapalooza, in support of First Book Canada. The annual event, sponsored by Scotiabank, raised a record-setting $60,000 with a net sum of $45... More
May 22, 2016
HALIFAX, NS--(Marketwired - May 22, 2016) - Close to 13,000 people took to the streets of downtown Halifax for the 13th annual Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon this Victoria Day weekend, raising more than $550,000 for 85 local charities through the Scotiabank Charity Challenge. Bryan Hipson... More
May 20, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 20, 2016) -  Scotiabank has been recognized by Retail Banker International as the Global Bank with the Best Digital Strategy for 2016. This is the first time Scotiabank has received this recognition. "We are very proud to be recognized by Retail Banker... More
May 17, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 17, 2016) - First Book Canada and Scotiabank, in collaboration with the Toronto Marlies, celebrated St. John Vianney Catholic School's grade 1 class winning the Scotiabank Reading Hero Challenge. The winning class received tickets to see the Toronto Marlies... More
May 16, 2016
HALIFAX, ON--(Marketwired - May 16, 2016) - Over 12,000 runners will hit the roads of Halifax for the 13th annual Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon on May 21 - 22. Many runners will be raising funds for one of the 85 charities associated with the 2016 Scotiabank Charity Challenge in Halifax... More
May 16, 2016
OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - May 16, 2016) - Close to 50,000 runners will hit the streets of Ottawa for Canada's largest running weekend -- the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend on May 28 and 29. Many will be making their race more meaningful by raising funds for one of the 61 charities associated... More
May 16, 2016
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - May 16, 2016) - Scotiabank is proud to announce the opening of its newest branch in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu on Monday, May 16.This marks Scotiabank's third branch opening this year in Quebec and reinforces its presence in the province. This new branch will house... More
May 16, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 16, 2016) - Scotia Private Pools® today announced a portfolio advisor change to Scotia Private U.S. Value Pool (the "Pool"). 1832 Asset Management L.P. (the "Manager") is the manager of the Pool. There will be no change to the investment objective of the Pool... More
May 13, 2016
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - May 13, 2016) - Scotiabank and the B.C. Ministry of Education today announced a partnership to provide families in British Columbia with access to the $1,200 B.C. Training and Education Savings Grant (BCTESG) through a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP... More
May 12, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 12, 2016) - Scotiabank will announce its second quarter results on Tuesday, May 31, 2016. Scotiabank Second Quarter Results News Release A news release of the Bank's second quarter results will be issued in Canada and the U.S. over Marketwired at... More
May 10, 2016
TORONTO, ON --(Marketwired - May 10, 2016) - Further to the announcement of the arrival of Apple Pay in Canada, Scotiabank announced that the Bank will add Apple Pay to its line-up of mobile payment options in the coming months. With the addition of Apple Pay, Scotiabank will now offer... More
May 07, 2016
EDMONTON, AB--(Marketwired - May 07, 2016) - Scotiabank will have an RV at the Edmonton Expo Centre to help Fort McMurray evacuees with their banking needs. Where: Edmonton Expo Centre at Northlands   7515 118 Ave NW, Edmonton ... More
May 06, 2016
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - May 06, 2016) -  Scotiabank today announced that it would increase its original commitment and match the generosity of Canadians across the country up to another $100,000. This comes just days after Scotiabank initially pledged $100,000 in the wake of the... More
May 06, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 06, 2016) - Global car sales accelerated to a 5% y/y gain in March, up from a 3.5% increase during the previous two months. Asia led the advance, as double-digit growth resumed in China, following a moderation in February due to the lunar New Year holidays... More
May 05, 2016
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - May 05, 2016) -  Scotiabank is committed to helping its customers impacted by the wildfires in Fort McMurray. Scotiabank understands that these wildfires are impacting the community and each person differently and that's why we are committed to work with our... More
May 04, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 04, 2016) - Olympian, Toronto Furies player and Canadian women's hockey star Natalie Spooner will lace up for the 5th Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest in Toronto, and coach over 350 young female athletes on Sunday, May 8, from 8:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the... More
May 04, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 04, 2016) - Scotiabank is donating $100,000 to the Canadian Red Cross to help with the rescue and relief efforts in Fort McMurray, Alberta following the wildfires currently affecting the area. "Our thoughts go out to those impacted by the recent events in Fort... More
May 04, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 04, 2016) -  Ryerson University has been named the 2016 Scotiabank Youth Empowerment Challenge National Champion by this country's largest student leadership development organization, Enactus Canada, and proud program supporter Scotiabank.The national... More
May 04, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 04, 2016) -  Ryerson University has been named the 2016 Scotiabank EcoLiving Green Challenge National Champion by this country's largest student leadership development organization, Enactus Canada, and proud program supporter Scotiabank.The national... More
May 03, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 03, 2016) - Scotiabank named Suzy Lake as the winner of the sixth annual Scotiabank Photography Award. The winner was announced May 3rd at a Gala Reception at the Ryerson Image Centre in Toronto.The prestigious Scotiabank Photography Award includes a $50,000... More
May 02, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 02, 2016) - Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced that as part of its strategic efforts to enhance customer experience, drive a digital transformation and improve its productivity, the Bank will record a restructuring charge of approximately $275... More
Apr 29, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 29, 2016) -  Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index lifted off from a more than 12-year low in February, rallying 7.8% m/m in March. While the direction of this recent price activity is in line with Scotiabank Economics' view, the frenetic pace of these rallies... More
Apr 29, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 29, 2016) - Scotiabank is donating USD$20,000 to the Red Cross of Uruguay to assist with the rescue and relief efforts in the country, following widespread flooding and tornados. "The flooding in Uruguay has had a tremendous impact on the people of Uruguay,... More
Apr 29, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 29, 2016) - Scotiabank customers can now communicate with the Bank via Facebook Messenger, to receive timely responses to their banking questions. This is another example of how Scotiabank is evolving its services to meet the needs and wants of its... More
Apr 29, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 29, 2016) - The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") announced today that it has completed the transaction, announced on April 19, to sell its business operations and assets of Roynat Lease Finance, a division of Roynat Inc. to Meridian Credit Union Limited... More
Apr 27, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 27, 2016) - Scotiabank's annual investment survey reveals that 65% of Canadians are actively saving for retirement. A substantial percentage of both "Generation X" Canadians (74%) and the "Sandwich Generation" (73%) are currently saving for their post... More
Apr 27, 2016
IQALUIT, NU--(Marketwired - April 27, 2016) - Scotiabank and its partners, the NHL®, Project North, First Air and Canadian Tire Corporation, are inviting northern communities to a special celebration of hockey, Thursday, April 28 to Saturday, April 30. The iconic Stanley Cup® will be... More
Apr 25, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 25, 2016) -  1832 Asset Management L.P., manager of Dynamic Funds, today announced that Eric Benner has joined the firm as Vice President & Portfolio Manager. Mr. Benner will contribute his global equity expertise to Dynamic's Equity Income Team, led by... More
Apr 24, 2016
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - April 24, 2016) - Two years after a third place at 2016 Banque Scotia 21k de Montréal et 5k on a broken femur, Krista DuChene came back to conquer the race in addition to proving her fitness for the summer Olympic games. On a sunny day with perfect racing... More
Apr 21, 2016
IQALUIT, NU--(Marketwired - April 21, 2016) - Scotiabank is teaming up with the NHL®, Project North, First Air and Canadian Tire Corporation to deliver 50 bags of new hockey equipment and an unforgettable experience to seven communities in northern Canada on April 28-30. "Young people are... More
Apr 21, 2016
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - April 21, 2016) - With only a few days left before over 5,500 runners hit the pavement at Parc Jean-Drapeau for the Banque Scotia 21k de Montréal et 5k on April 24, 2016, participants are on track to reach a new fundraising record of $1.2 million. This year, key... More
Apr 19, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 19, 2016) -  The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") and Meridian Credit Union Limited announced today that the two companies have reached an agreement under which Meridian will purchase the business operations and assets of Roynat Lease Finance, a... More
Apr 13, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 13, 2016) - Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) outlined key components of its strategic agenda at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders yesterday. The Bank is taking action to enhance shareholder value over the medium and long-term.During the Annual Meeting... More
Apr 12, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 12, 2016) - Scotiabank announced that the nominees listed in the management proxy circular dated February 9, 2016 were elected as directors of the Bank. The detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders... More
Apr 11, 2016
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - April 11, 2016) - Over 5,000 runners will hit the pavement of Parc Jean Drapeau for the 14th annual Banque Scotia 21k de Montréal et 5k on April 24. Many will be raising funds for one of the 66 charities associated with the 2016 Scotiabank Charity Challenge in... More
Apr 11, 2016
CALGARY, AB --(Marketwired - April 11, 2016) - Today, Scotiabank revealed its newest community investment in Calgary with a combined $250,000 donation to the YMCA Calgary, South Health Campus, part of which created a much-needed outdoor sports pad for local children. To celebrate the opening... More
Apr 11, 2016
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - April 11, 2016) - Today, Scotiabank revealed its newest community investment in Calgary with a combined $250,000 donation to the YMCA Calgary, South Health Campus, part of which created a much-needed outdoor sports pad for local children. To celebrate the opening,... More
Apr 08, 2016
LETHBRIDGE, AB--(Marketwired - April 08, 2016) - Representatives from Scotiabank joined His Worship, Mayor Chris Spearman for a ceremonial ground-breaking at the site of the planned Scotiabank Regional Banking Centre in downtown Lethbridge today at the corner of 1st Avenue and 3rd Street... More
Apr 08, 2016
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - April 08, 2016) - YMCA Calgary and Scotiabank invite media to attend an exciting community unveiling, benefiting communities of southeast Calgary as well as patients and staff at the South Health Campus. The event will feature local community members, kids and... More
Apr 08, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 08, 2016) - Today, Scotiabank and the Overwaitea Food Group announced that the two companies will jointly launch the Scotiabank® More Rewards®*Visa* card this spring. The new card will offer one of the country's richest credit card rewards programs from... More
Apr 08, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 08, 2016) - Global vehicle sales continued to strengthen in February, climbing 3% above a year earlier, alongside ongoing solid job creation across developed markets. More recent data for March points to further solid advance across North America. Mexico... More
Apr 05, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - April 05, 2016) - Scotiabank's 184th Annual Meeting of Shareholders will be held on Tuesday, April 12 at the Calgary Telus Convention Centre, 120 9th Avenue SE, Calgary, Alberta, beginning at 9:30 a.m. (local time).Shareholders and the public are invited to listen in... More
Apr 04, 2016
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - April 04, 2016) - A recent poll conducted by Scotiabank revealed that information about mortgage payment options may influence residents of Quebec to consider purchasing a home. Almost half (47%) of renters in Quebec say they would consider buying a home if... More
Mar 31, 2016
LONDON, ON--(Marketwired - March 31, 2016) - Today Brian Porter, President and CEO of Scotiabank, spoke to Ivey students, at Western University, about driving the Bank's digital strategy and announced $3 million in funding to create the Scotiabank Digital Banking Lab at the Ivey Business... More
Mar 30, 2016
TORONTO, ON --(Marketwired - March 30, 2016) - The 2016 Federal Budget has proposed changes to Canadian tax law that will impact the tax treatment of investors holding shares of mutual fund corporations, including Dynamic Global Fund Corporation and Dynamic Managed Portfolios Ltd. The... More
Mar 30, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 30, 2016) -  The 2016 Federal Budget has proposed changes to Canadian tax law that will impact the tax treatment of investors holding shares of mutual fund corporations, including Scotia Corporate Class Inc. The Federal Budget proposes to amend the... More
Mar 29, 2016
LONDON, ON--(Marketwired - March 29, 2016) - The media are invited to join Brian Porter, Scotiabank's President and CEO, and fellow Scotiabank executives for the J.C. Taylor Lecture in Finance, as they speak about driving the Bank's digital strategy at the Ivey Business School at Western... More
Mar 29, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 29, 2016) -  Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index edged down in February by -0.3% m/m (-25.0% yr/yr) -- the fourth consecutive monthly decline -- but is expected to rally significantly in March. Commodity prices have rebounded across a broad front since mid... More
Mar 24, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 24, 2016) - NOTE TO EDITORS: NOT FOR DISSEMINATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES Scotiabank (TSX: BNS)(NYSE: BNS) today announced that it intends to exercise its right to redeem all outstanding Non-cumulative Preferred Shares Series 14 of... More
Mar 24, 2016
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - March 24, 2016) - Scotiabank is proud to announce the opening of its newest branch in the up-and-coming neighbourhood of Griffintown in Montreal on Monday, March 28. Located on Peel Street, the 2,550 sq. ft. branch will be a reflection of the... More
Mar 24, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 24, 2016) - Sean McGuckin, Group Head and Chief Financial Officer at Scotiabank will be presenting at National Bank Financial's 14th Annual Canadian Financial Services Conference in Montreal on March 31, 2016. Mr. McGuckin is scheduled to participate in a... More
Mar 23, 2016
MELFORT, SK--(Marketwired - March 23, 2016) - Scotiabank Community HockeyFest is coming to Melfort, Saskatchewan, on March 26 at the Northern Lights Palace Pool & Arena. The event is part of Scotiabank's continued commitment to kids' community hockey in Canada, and an opportunity to... More
Mar 21, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 21, 2016) - It is with great sadness that Scotiabank announces the passing of former President, CEO and Chairman Cedric Ritchie. Mr. Ritchie was President of Scotiabank from 1972 and CEO and Chairman from 1974 to 1995. He remained an honourary director of... More
Mar 21, 2016
TORONTO, ON --(Marketwired - March 21, 2016) - A recent Scotiabank poll revealed that 89% of Canadians feel it is easier to find the information they need on the Internet rather than seek it out from other sources. But the same poll showed that 77% of Canadians do not always have confidence... More
Mar 15, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 15, 2016) - Scotia iTRADE® today announced the launch of its new Apple Watch app that will allow its clients instant access to market indices and watchlists on their wristwatch without having to log in to their direct investing account. "We're committed to... More
Mar 14, 2016
MISSISSAUGA, ON --(Marketwired - March 14, 2016) - Two post-secondary student teams have been named 2016 Scotiabank Youth Empowerment Challenge Regional Champions by this country's largest student leadership development organization, Enactus Canada, and proud program supporter, Scotiabank... More
Mar 14, 2016
MISSISSAUGA, ON--(Marketwired - March 14, 2016) - Two post-secondary student teams have been named 2016 Scotiabank EcoLiving Green Challenge Regional Champions by this country's largest student leadership development organization, Enactus Canada, and proud program supporter, Scotiabank.The... More
Mar 14, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 14, 2016) -  Today, Scotiabank published its 2015 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report. The report provides a summary of the Bank's strategic CSR priorities and progress, and highlights our commitment to operating in a sustainable and socially... More
Mar 14, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 14, 2016) - NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced that it has completed the domestic public offering of Non-cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred... More
Mar 14, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 14, 2016) -   NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced that it has completed the domestic public offering of Non-cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred... More
Mar 11, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 11, 2016) - Throughout the course of the last few weeks, teams representing corporations in Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto raised more than $600,000 for prostate cancer research and supportive care by completing Prostate Cancer Canada's (PCC) Step Up... More
Mar 10, 2016
TORONTO, ON --(Marketwired - March 10, 2016) - Global car sales started the year with solid gains, providing a much more upbeat assessment of global economic conditions than the uncertainty that gripped financial markets through mid-February. More recent February data for North America point... More
Mar 09, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 09, 2016) -  Scotiabank's Notice of the 184th Annual Meeting of Shareholders and Management Proxy Circular is now available at Scotiabank.com. It can be found under the Annual Reports and Annual Meeting menu in the website's Investor Relations section... More
Mar 09, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 09, 2016) - The Scotiabank Photography Award proudly announces the finalists for the 2016 Award: Pascal Grandmaison, Suzy Lake and Jayce Salloum. The Scotiabank Photography Award is Canada's largest and most prestigious peer-nominated, peer-reviewed... More
Mar 07, 2016
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - March 07, 2016) - Two post-secondary student teams have been named 2016 Scotiabank EcoLiving Green Challenge Regional Champions by Enactus Canada, the country's largest student leadership development organization and proud program supporter, Scotiabank.The... More
Mar 07, 2016
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - March 07, 2016) -  Two post-secondary student teams have been named 2016 Scotiabank Youth Empowerment Challenge Regional Champions by Enactus Canada, the country's largest student leadership development organization and proud program supporter, Scotiabank.The... More
Mar 03, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 03, 2016) - NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced that as a result of strong investor demand for its previously announced domestic public offering of... More
Mar 03, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 03, 2016) - NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced a domestic public offering of Non-cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares Series 36 (Non... More
Mar 01, 2016
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - March 1, 2016) - Scotiabank (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS) today announced a dividend on the outstanding shares of the Bank for the quarter ending April 30, 2016, as follows, payable on April 27, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 5... More
Mar 01, 2016
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - March 1, 2016) - All amounts are in Canadian dollars and are based on our unaudited Interim Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements for the quarter ended January 31, 2016 and related notes... More
Feb 29, 2016
HALIFAX, NS--(Marketwired - February 29, 2016) -  Two post-secondary student teams have been named 2016 Scotiabank Youth Empowerment Challenge Regional Champions by Enactus Canada, the country's largest student leadership development organization and proud program supporter, Scotiabank.The... More
Feb 29, 2016
HALIFAX, NS--(Marketwired - February 29, 2016) -  Two post-secondary student teams have been named 2016 Scotiabank EcoLiving Green Challenge Regional Champions by Enactus Canada, the country's largest student leadership development organization and proud program supporter, Scotiabank.The... More
Feb 29, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - February 29, 2016) - Scotiabank will announce its first quarter results on Tuesday, March 1, 2016. Scotiabank First Quarter Results News Release A news release of the Bank's first quarter results will be issued in Canada and the U.S. over Marketwired at... More
Feb 25, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - February 25, 2016) - Scotiabank will announce its first quarter results on Tuesday, March 1, 2016. Scotiabank First Quarter Results News ReleaseA news release of the Bank's first quarter results will be issued in Canada and the U.S. over Marketwired at... More
Feb 24, 2016
BRANDON, MB--(Marketwired - February 24, 2016) - Olympian, World Champion and Canadian women's hockey star Cassie Campbell-Pascall will lace up for the 5th Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest in Brandon, and coach 150 young female athletes on Sunday, February 28, from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at... More
Feb 18, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - February 18, 2016) -  Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index lost ground again in January, declining 5.1% month-over-month (m/m), pushed down by financial market volatility and heightened concern over the outlook for China and global growth. The All Items Index has... More
Feb 12, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - February 12, 2016) -  Today, Brian Porter, Scotiabank's President and CEO, spoke at the Canadian Club of Toronto.In his address, Porter called for: Quick ratification of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP); Strategic investments in infrastructure; and ... More
Feb 11, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - February 11, 2016) - Scotiabank will announce its first quarter results on Tuesday, March 1, 2016. Scotiabank First Quarter Results News Release A news release of the Bank's first quarter results will be issued in Canada and the U.S. over Marketwired at... More
Feb 10, 2016
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 10, 2016) - Note to editors: There is a video associated with this Press Release. Mike Durland, Group Head and CEO, Global Banking and Markets at Scotiabank (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS), has announced his decision to retire. After a 23... More
Feb 09, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - February 09, 2016) - The media are invited to join Brian Porter, Scotiabank's President and CEO, at the Toronto Region Board of Trade as he addresses the Canadian Club of Toronto and guests. What: Brian Porter, President and CEO of Scotiabank, will speak... More
Feb 04, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - February 04, 2016) - ScotiaFunds today announced expanded options for investors seeking greater tax efficiency and regular cash flow from their non-registered assets. The additions include four new Scotia Partners Portfolio Class funds. As well, ScotiaFunds... More
Feb 04, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - February 04, 2016) - This Friday, at Scotiabank's first hackathon, over 150 developers, designers and entrepreneurs will team up on creative solutions to help Canadians better manage debt. Presented by the Scotiabank Digital Factory, Scotiabank Hack IT will take... More
Feb 02, 2016
SAUGEEN SHORES, ON--(Marketwired - February 02, 2016) - Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada's cross-country celebration is coming to Saugeen Shores. Scotiabank will host a Community Skills and Drills Competition as well as photos with the Clarkson Cup, followed by a Canadian Women's Hockey... More
Feb 02, 2016
YORKTON, SK--(Marketwired - February 02, 2016) - Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada's cross-country celebration is coming to Yorkton. NHL Alumnus™ Marty McSorley, will be at the Gallagher Centre Arena for Scotiabank Community HockeyFest, leading skills and drills with Yorkton minor hockey teams... More
Feb 02, 2016
KAMLOOPS, BC--(Marketwired - February 02, 2016) -  Attention Sports, Assignment, Community & Photo EditorsCanada's biggest celebration of hockey arrives in Kamloops this week. Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada's cross-country celebrations will begin on February 3 with a series of community... More
Feb 01, 2016
TORONTO, ON and NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - February 01, 2016) -  Scotiabank announced today that it has acquired Citigroup's consumer and commercial banking operations in Costa Rica and Panama. The signing of these acquisitions was announced in July 2015 and the transactions are... More
Jan 28, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 28, 2016) - Today, Scotiabank proudly presented the nominees for the 2016 Scotiabank Photography Award. The winner of the Scotiabank Photography Award will receive a cash prize of $50,000, a major solo exhibition at the Ryerson Image Centre, and a primary... More
Jan 28, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 28, 2016) - The Scotiabank Digital Factory is proud to present the Bank's first hackathon, when over 100 top tech minds will come together to find creative solutions to help Canadians manage debt. As part of the Bank's commitment to recruiting talented... More
Jan 28, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 28, 2016) - Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index ended 2015 on a weak note, dropping 4.9% month-over-month (m/m) in December and 21.3% below the April 2009 bottom. Prices continued to move lower in the opening weeks of 2016 alongside a wave of negative... More
Jan 27, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 27, 2016) - Get ready to lace up your hockey skates Canada because Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada is just around the corner! Scotiabank is proud to partner with Rogers for the biggest celebration of hockey on February 6, 2016. Canadians can join the... More
Jan 27, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 27, 2016) -  Canadian auto sales climbed a stronger-than-expected 3% last year to a record 1.9 million units and are forecast to be largely flat in 2016, according to the Scotiabank Global Auto Report released today. "Car and light truck sales will... More
Jan 25, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 25, 2016) -  Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) is pleased to announce that Scott Bonham has been appointed a new member of the Bank's Board of Directors."Scott brings extensive experience as an entrepreneurial technology investor with deep... More
Jan 22, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 22, 2016) - NOTE TO EDITORS: NOT FOR DISSEMINATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced that 5,184,345 of the 16,360,000 Non-cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred... More
Jan 21, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 21, 2016) - As Canadians from coast to coast turn their minds to the annual investment season, Scotiabank offers three tips to those looking to invest for the future this year."The RRSP is the most popular way that Canadians talk about saving for their... More
Jan 19, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 19, 2016) - Elana Rabinovitch, Executive Director of the Scotiabank Giller Prize, today announced the five member jury panel for the 2016 Scotiabank Giller Prize. The 2016 jury members are:Canadian writers Lawrence Hill (Jury Chair), Jeet Heer and Kathleen... More
Jan 18, 2016
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - January 18, 2016) - Olympian, World Champion and Canadian women's hockey star Cassie Campbell-Pascall will lace up for the 8th annual Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest in Calgary, and coach over 300 young female athletes on Sunday, January 24, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p... More
Jan 12, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 12, 2016) - Scotiabank will be hosting an Investor Day in Mexico City from January 17-19, 2016. The event will be focused on the Pacific Alliance operations (including Mexico, Peru, Colombia and Chile) of the Bank's International Banking business segment... More
Jan 12, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 12, 2016) - Global car sales are expected to climb to record highs over the coming year, according to the Scotiabank Global Auto Report released today. This extends gains to a seventh consecutive annual record and surpasses the previous upcycle which... More
Jan 12, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 12, 2016) - Today, Scotiabank announced the creation of the Scotiabank Centre for Customer Analytics at Smith School of Business at Queen's University, bringing together professors and students to collaborate with Scotiabank teams on applied research in... More
Jan 06, 2016
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 06, 2016) - Scotiabank's President and Chief Executive Officer Brian Porter will take part in a question-and-answer session at the RBC Capital Markets Canadian Bank CEO Conference in Toronto on January 12, 2016. Mr. Porter is scheduled to participate from... More
Dec 31, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 31, 2015) - NOTE TO EDITORS: NOT FOR DISSEMINATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced that it does not intend to exercise its right to redeem the currently outstanding Non-cumulative 5-Year Rate... More
Dec 21, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 21, 2015) - NOTE TO EDITORS: NOT FOR DISSEMINATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced that the Bank intends to redeem all outstanding 6.65% debentures due January 22, 2021 for 100% of their... More
Dec 21, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 21, 2015) - After rallying in October, Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index lost ground again in November, declining 5.4% month-over-month (m/m), and will end 2015 down more than 30% from a year ago. While many commodity prices -- including base metals... More
Dec 18, 2015
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 18, 2015) - As part of a strategic shift in the direction of Scotiabank's Asia Pacific operations, led by the realignment of regional operations under the Global Banking and Markets business line, Scotiabank (TSX:BNS) (NYSE:BNS) may consider... More
Dec 17, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 17, 2015) - Today, Scotiabank announced wide-ranging community-based initiatives designed to support Syrian refugee resettlement. The Bank has a long track record of supporting immigrant and refugee communities as they settle in Canada."Canada is a... More
Dec 17, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 17, 2015) - NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced that it has completed the domestic public offering of Non-cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred... More
Dec 16, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 16, 2015) - Scotiabank today announced the appointment of Jean-François Perrault as Senior Vice President and Chief Economist starting December 31, 2015. He brings a wealth of experience to the role, having held prominent roles with the federal government... More
Dec 10, 2015
WINNIPEG, MB--(Marketwired - December 10, 2015) - Olympian, World Champion and Canadian women's hockey star Cassie Campbell-Pascall to coach over 300 female minor hockey players at Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest in Winnipeg. The all-day event includes on and off-ice training sessions, a community... More
Dec 08, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 08, 2015) - The Greater Toronto Hockey League (GTHL) today announced the details of the 7th annual Scotiabank GTHL Top Prospects Game.The top 42 Minor Midget AAA players in the GTHL will showcase their skills on Tuesday, December 15, at 7:30 p.m., at... More
Dec 08, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 08, 2015) - NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATESThe Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced a domestic public offering of Non-cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series 34 (Non-Viability... More
Dec 08, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 08, 2015) - Runners and supporters of the Scotiabank Charity Challenge raised more than $3.5 million in support of 173 local charities at this year's Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon. To celebrate their fundraising efforts, charities received prizes at... More
Dec 08, 2015
WINNIPEG, MB--(Marketwired - December 08, 2015) - Olympian, World Champion and Canadian women's hockey star Cassie Campbell-Pascall will lace up for the 5th annual Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest in Winnipeg and coach over 300 young female athletes on Sunday, December 13 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m... More
Dec 08, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 08, 2015) - The revival in global car sales continued in October, with purchases jumping 6% over a year ago -- the largest gain since December 2014, according to the Scotiabank Global Auto Report released today. The growth was led by ongoing double-digit year... More
Dec 07, 2015
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 7, 2015) - BMO Financial Group, CIBC, Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank and TD Bank Group will collectively donate $1 million to the Canadian Red Cross to support Syrian refugees arriving in Canada. Conrad Sauvé, President and CEO of the... More
Dec 07, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 07, 2015) - Last week, Scotiabank and Startup Canada officially awarded Vancouver's Natalie Dakers the national 'Entrepreneur of the Year Award' at the 2nd annual Startup Canada Awards Grand Finale. The awards ceremony celebrated Canada's flourishing startup... More
Dec 07, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 07, 2015) - Scotiabank today announced the launch of its new Scotia Wealth Management brand and integrated approach to serving clients' wealth management needs. This integrated approach allows Scotiabank to partner with clients by providing meaningful advice... More
Dec 03, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 03, 2015) - Are you committed to making a difference? Tell us your story for a chance to be recognized as a leader in your community. The deadline for this year's Scotiabank Bright Future Awards is December 31. The Awards showcase young volunteers who are... More
Dec 01, 2015
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 1, 2015) - NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX:BNS) (NYSE:BNS) today announced a Basel III-compliant offering of $750 million of 3.367% Subordinated Debentures... More
Dec 01, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - December 01, 2015) - Scotiabank President and Chief Executive Officer Brian Porter today announced the appointment of Ignacio 'Nacho' Deschamps as Strategic Advisor, Global Digital Banking to the President and CEO, effective January 4. In addition to working closely... More
Dec 01, 2015
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 1, 2015) - Scotiabank today announced a dividend on the outstanding shares of the Bank for the quarter ending January 31, 2016, as follows, payable on January 27, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 5, 2016: ... More
Dec 01, 2015
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Dec. 1, 2015) - Scotiabank (TSX:BNS)(NYSE:BNS) Scotiabank's 2015 audited annual consolidated financial statements and accompanying Management's Discussion & Analysis (MD&A) are available at www.scotiabank.com along with the... More
Nov 30, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 30, 2015) - Scotiabank is partnering with JOIN to celebrate their Annual Fall Conference, focused on "Thinking Globally, Acting Locally - Learning through our differences - Global best practices." "Our government recognizes and values the important... More
Nov 27, 2015
OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - November 27, 2015) - The National Gallery of Canada in conjunction with the National Gallery of Canada Foundation announced today the creation of the Canadian Photography Institute, a national research and exhibition centre of excellence devoted to photography. The... More
Nov 27, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 27, 2015) - Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index rallied 3.7% month-over-month (m/m) in October, but remained 29.1% lower than a year ago. An easing of concern over the slowdown in China's economy and a potential Fed interest rate hike contributed to the lift in... More
Nov 26, 2015
OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - November 26, 2015) - Three-time Olympic gold medalist and Canadian women's hockey star Meghan Agosta to coach over 200 female minor hockey players at Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest in Ottawa. The all-day event includes on- and off-ice training sessions, a tour of the... More
Nov 24, 2015
OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - November 24, 2015) - Three-time Olympic gold medalist Meghan Agosta will lace up for the 12th annual Scotiabank Girls HockeyFest in Ottawa and coach over 200 young female athletes on Saturday, November 28 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Canadian Tire Centre. "We are... More
Nov 20, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 20, 2015) - A recent Scotiabank poll revealed that 61% of Canadians selling a house agree they would only consider offers from potential buyers who had been pre-approved for a mortgage. The poll was conducted by Leger Marketing during the busy fall home buying... More
Nov 16, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 16, 2015) - Today marks the beginning of National Education Savings Week in Canada. According to Statistics Canada, university tuition prices increased by 3.2% for the 2015/2016 academic year and, on average, undergraduates paid $6,191 in tuition fees.1 With... More
Nov 16, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 16, 2015) - Scotiabank will announce its annual and fourth quarter results on Tuesday, December 1, 2015.Scotiabank Results News ReleaseA news release of the Bank's fourth quarter results will be issued in Canada and the U.S. over Marketwired at approximately 6... More
Nov 12, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 12, 2015) - Scotiabank has been named the Best Consumer Digital Bank in North America by Global Finance magazine. Scotiabank was the only Canadian bank to be recognized in the final round of Global Finance's Best Digital Banks of 2015."We are proud to be named... More
Nov 10, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 10, 2015) - André Alexis has been named the winner of the $100,000 Scotiabank Giller Prize for Fifteen Dogs, published by Coach House Books. The announcement was made at a black-tie dinner and award ceremony hosted by Rick Mercer, attended by nearly 500... More
Nov 10, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 10, 2015) - André Alexis has been named the winner of the $100,000 Scotiabank Giller Prize for Fifteen Dogs, published by Coach House Books. The announcement was made at a black-tie dinner and award ceremony hosted by Rick Mercer, attended by nearly 500... More
Nov 10, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 10, 2015) - Global car sales regained momentum in September, showing its strongest performance since March. The improvement was led by double-digit year-over-year (y/y) advances in North America and Western Europe, as well as a rebound in China after three... More
Nov 06, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 06, 2015) - Today, Scotiabank was recognized as a leader by CDP for its transparency when disclosing information relating to climate change. Scotiabank earned a position on the Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) by disclosing high quality carbon... More
Nov 06, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 06, 2015) - ScotiaFunds today announced that effective November [9], 2015, it will be lowering the fixed administration fee ("FAF") on Series F of the following funds: Fund  New Series F FAF  Current Series F FAF Scotia Balanced Opportunities Fund  0... More
Nov 06, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - November 06, 2015) - The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) ("Scotiabank") and Cineplex Entertainment (TSX: CGX) ("Cineplex") today announced the extension of the SCENE loyalty program for an additional 10 years, until October 31, 2025. Launched by Scotiabank... More
Oct 30, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 30, 2015) - Amid concern over the outlook for China's economy -- Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index lost further ground in September easing by -2.6% month-over-month (m/m) and -33.4% year-over-year (y/y); however, commodity prices have improved in October... More
Oct 28, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 28, 2015) - Scotiabank today announced that it will strengthen its investment in Roynat Capital and re-establish the Roynat Capital Executive Office in Calgary, Alberta. This move is intended to build the Bank's Commercial business in Western Canada. In... More
Oct 26, 2015
SACKVILLE, NB--(Marketwired - October 26, 2015) - The Trans Canada Trail (TCT) was thrilled to announce a $500,000 gift from Scotiabank today -- funds that will be matched at 50% by the Government of Canada for a total of $750,000 in Trail-development funding for New Brunswick.These funds will... More
Oct 26, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 26, 2015) - Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) and Interac Association/Acxsys Corporation ("Interac") today announced the launch of Bulk Interac e-Transfer for Scotiabank's business banking customers. This service extends the Interac e-Transfer service to... More
Oct 18, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 18, 2015) - Over 26,000 runners from 64 countries hit the streets of Toronto today, lacing up for the marathon, half-marathon and 5k distances. In addition, participants raised $3.1 million and counting for 172 local and national charities, through the... More
Oct 16, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 16, 2015) - Global auto sales have moderated in recent months, undercut by double-digit declines in South America and Eastern Europe, as well as slowing purchases across Asia, according to the Scotiabank Global Auto Report released today. In contrast, volumes... More
Oct 16, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 16, 2015) - Scotiabank is announcing a significant milestone in its digital transformation, with the development of a new Digital Factory that will pursue, design and deliver digital innovations and solutions for the Bank's customers. Scotiabank's Digital... More
Oct 15, 2015
REGINA, SK--(Marketwired - October 15, 2015) - The University of Regina has received $150,000 from Scotiabank to establish the Scotiabank Aboriginal Entrance Award.The award, available to first-year, undergraduate Aboriginal students, will start in the Fall of 2016. Students in good academic... More
Oct 15, 2015
HALIFAX, NS--(Marketwired - October 15, 2015) - A new era for technology startups has begun with the introduction of the Master of Technology Entrepreneurship and Innovation (MTEI) program at Saint Mary's University and the backing of two homegrown donors.Saint Mary's president Dr. Robert... More
Oct 15, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 15, 2015) - The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") and JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. ("JPMorgan Chase") announced today that the two companies have reached an agreement under which Scotiabank will acquire a MasterCard and private label credit... More
Oct 13, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 13, 2015) - For the second year in a row, Scotiabank is the only Canadian-based company named on the "World's Best Multinational Workplaces" list by the Great Place to Work® Institute.Companies are chosen for the World's Best Multinational Workplaces list... More
Oct 13, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 13, 2015) - On Sunday, October 18, more than 26,000 runners from over 50 countries will lace up for the 26th edition of the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label race. This year's race will also host the Canadian National Marathon... More
Oct 13, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 13, 2015) - The media and public are invited to join us on Thursday, October 15 for the official kick-off to the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, hosted by the GreekTown BIA on The Danforth. Revel in the Spirit of the Marathon by cheering on relay... More
Oct 09, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 09, 2015) - Scotiabank is hitting the road once again as presenting sponsor of the Rogers™ Hometown Hockey™ Tour to bring unforgettable experiences to all hockey fans, big and small, across Canada. Scotiabank will showcase its ongoing commitment to community... More
Oct 07, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 07, 2015) - This week, Canada and eleven other countries announced the conclusion of negotiations towards a Trans-Pacific Partnership trade agreement. Scotiabank is committed to working with our customers, including those in the agricultural and auto sectors... More
Oct 06, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 06, 2015) - Building on a successful initial launch of its mobile wallet more than a year ago, Scotiabank today unveils a series of enhancements to its mobile payment service, My Mobile Wallet. These enhancements expand the number of capable smartphone devices... More
Oct 05, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 05, 2015) - Today, at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto, more than 100 media and members of the publishing industry gathered as the 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist was unveiled. CBC Television's Rick Mercer hosted the special event. Jury members John... More
Oct 05, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - October 05, 2015) - Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) has issued the following statement from Brian Porter, President and CEO on the Trans Pacific Partnership deal."Scotiabank welcomes the successful conclusion of Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade negotiations and... More
Sep 30, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 30, 2015) - Now in its 22nd year, the Scotiabank Giller Prize 2015 shortlist will be unveiled at the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) on October 5, at 11:00 a.m. ET. What: The 2015 Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist announcement will take place at 11:00 a.m. ET on... More
Sep 29, 2015
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - September 29, 2015) - Scotiabank dropped the puck on Canada's unofficial 5th Season -- the hockey season -- with the announcement of the Bank's newest Hockey Ambassador, NHL® Star P.K. Subban. Scotiabank made the announcement today at its Brossard Branch in Quebec... More
Sep 29, 2015
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - September 29, 2015) - Members of the NDG Atom Panthers hockey team will receive an unforgettable surprise on Tuesday, September 29 when Scotiabank brings the players face-to-face with a surprise NHL® Player at Scotiabank's Brossard Branch in the Dix 30. The surprise... More
Sep 28, 2015
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - September 28, 2015) - Members of the NDG Atom Panthers hockey team will receive an unforgettable surprise on Tuesday, September 29 when Scotiabank brings the players face-to-face with a surprise NHL® Player at Scotiabank's Brossard Branch in the Dix 30. The surprise... More
Sep 28, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 28, 2015) - Scotiabank is pleased to announce that Eduardo Pacheco has been appointed a new member of the Bank's Board of Directors."Through his extensive experience and knowledge of the Colombian marketplace, Eduardo brings deep regional and business... More
Sep 28, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 28, 2015) - Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index plunged by -10.5% month over-month (m/m) in August to 91.3, which puts it -13.9% below the April 2009 bottom during the last recession and the lowest level since early 2005."While many commodity prices including... More
Sep 15, 2015
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - September 15, 2015) - On Friday, September 18, Scotiabank is hosting a special forum, bringing together local charities to discuss current issues facing the sector as well as to share best practices and solutions. More than 350 attendees will take part in the 7th... More
Sep 14, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 14, 2015) - Sean McGuckin, Scotiabank's Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO), will be presenting at the Barclays 2015 Global Financial Services Conference on Thursday, September 17, 2015 in New York, NY. Mr. McGuckin is scheduled to... More
Sep 14, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 14, 2015) - James O'Sullivan, Scotiabank's Group Head of Canadian Banking, will speak at the CIBC 14th Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference on Wednesday, September 16, 2015 in Montreal, QC. Mr. O'Sullivan is scheduled to participate in a... More
Sep 11, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 11, 2015) - The Annual Scotiabank AIDS Walk for Life is taking place in communities across the country between September 12 and 20. Participants of the annual event show solidarity for over 71,000 Canadians living with HIV/AIDS. All proceeds help support... More
Sep 10, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 10, 2015) - Today, Scotiabank and General Motors of Canada have launched the new Scotiabank® GM®* VISA* Cards, marking the expansion of a strategic partnership with a suite of credit cards designed to put customers in the driver's seat of their choice of a... More
Sep 09, 2015
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - September 09, 2015) - The Scotiabank Giller Prize today announced its longlist for this year's award at founder Jack Rabinovitch's alma mater, McGill University, in Moyse Hall Theatre. Scotiabank Giller Prize 2014 winner, Sean Michaels, presented the longlist of... More
Sep 03, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 03, 2015) - Brian Porter, Scotiabank's President and Chief Executive Officer, will address the 16th Annual Global Banking & Markets Financials Summit in Toronto on September 9, 2015. The conference provides participants with the opportunity to hear Canada... More
Sep 01, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 01, 2015) - ScotiaFunds, managed by 1832 Asset Management L.P., today announced that at a special meeting of unitholders held on August 27, 2015, it received approval for its proposal to change the investment objective of Scotia U.S. $ Bond Fund (the "Fund").... More
Aug 31, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 31, 2015) - After rallying in the second quarter, Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index turned lower again in July, dropping -6.7% month-over-month (m/m) and -29.4% year-over-year (yr/yr)."An ongoing battle for market share in oil -- recently exacerbated by... More
Aug 28, 2015
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 28, 2015) - Scotiabank today announced a dividend on the outstanding shares of the Bank for the quarter ending October 31, 2015, as follows, payable on October 28, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 6, 2015: ... More
Aug 28, 2015
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Aug. 28, 2015) - All amounts are in Canadian dollars and are based on our unaudited Interim Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements for the quarter ended July 31, 2015 and related notes... More
Aug 27, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 27, 2015) - Scotiabank will announce its third quarter results on Friday, August 28, 2015.Third Quarter Results News ReleaseA news release of the third quarter results will be issued in Canada and the U.S. over Marketwired at approximately 6:00 a.m. EDT on... More
Aug 14, 2015
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - August 14, 2015) - The Pacific Autism Family Foundation today announced that Scotiabank made a $150,000 donation toward its new "Hub and Spoke" Modeled Centre that will be located in Richmond, BC."We are delighted to be receiving this funding from Scotiabank," says... More
Aug 14, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 14, 2015) - Scotiabank will announce its third quarter results on Friday, August 28, 2015.Third Quarter Results News ReleaseA news release of the third quarter results will be issued in Canada and the U.S. over Marketwired at approximately 6:00 a.m. EDT on... More
Aug 13, 2015
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - August 13, 2015) - Tomorrow morning, commuters who stop by the Scotiabank branch at Stephen Avenue Walk will be treated to a free coffee starting at 7:00 a.m. The giveaway celebrates Scotiabank's #DebitRewardsDay, showing Canadians how Scotiabank rewards them for their... More
Aug 13, 2015
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - August 13, 2015) - Tomorrow morning, commuters who stop by the Scotiabank branch at Seymour & W Georgia will be treated to a free coffee starting at 7:00 a.m. The giveaway celebrates Scotiabank's #DebitRewardsDay, showing Canadians how Scotiabank rewards them for... More
Aug 13, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 13, 2015) - Tomorrow morning, commuters who stop by the Scotiabank branch at King & University will be treated to a free coffee starting at 7:00 a.m. The giveaway celebrates Scotiabank's #DebitRewardsDay, showing Canadians how Scotiabank rewards them for... More
Aug 12, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 12, 2015) - Global car sales advanced a slower-than-expected 2% in the first half of 2015, but remain on target to climb to the 6th consecutive annual record, according to the Scotiabank Global Auto Report released today. Purchases are being supported by... More
Aug 11, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 11, 2015) - Going back to school? Searching for financial awards to help pay for school? For the 3rd consecutive year, Scotiabank has partnered with yconic, Canada's leading student platform, to offer students in Canada a chance to win one of several awards that... More
Aug 03, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - August 03, 2015) - Scotiabank is pleased to announce the first ever Scotiabank CONCACAF U-13 Champions League invitational tournament taking place in Mexico City, August 4-8.Eight teams from across CONCACAF regions will compete in the tournament taking place at the... More
Jul 31, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 31, 2015) - The media are invited to join the Honourable Jason Kenney, Canada's Minister for Multiculturalism, the Honourable Michael Coteau, Ontario's Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport and Mayor John Tory for the Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival Grand... More
Jul 31, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 31, 2015) - The Ontario Steelpan Association (OSA) celebrates its 13th anniversary with the annual Pan Alive competition this Friday evening. After rehearsing for months, ten steel orchestras from Ontario and Quebec will entertain the thousands in attendance with... More
Jul 31, 2015
MONTREAL, QC--(Marketwired - July 31, 2015) - Today, over 300 riders and crew will end their six-day, 600 km journey to Montréal in PWA's Friends For Life Bike Rally, in support of the Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA). Assisted by a volunteer crew, riders left Toronto on the morning of... More
Jul 29, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 29, 2015) - The Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival's King and Queen competition, a nighttime extravaganza of elaborate costumes, will be held outdoors the evening of July 30. What: Kings and Queens from the Parade's nine Mas Camps will wear picturesque and larger-than... More
Jul 27, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 27, 2015) - Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index rebounded further in June -- up +2.6% month-over-month (m/m) and +9.5% from the March 2015 low."In March, commodity prices plunged to the lowest level since January 2007 alongside a lacklustre global economy, with GDP... More
Jul 24, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 24, 2015) - ScotiaFunds, managed by 1832 Asset Management L.P. (the "Manager"), today announced a portfolio advisor change to Scotia U.S. Low Volatility Equity LP (the "Fund").Effective August 4, 2015, LSV Asset Management ("LSV") will become portfolio advisor to... More
Jul 23, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 23, 2015) - Over 300 riders and crew will cycle for six days during their 600 km journey to Montréal in PWA's Friends For Life Bike Rally in support of the Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA). Supported by a volunteer crew, riders will leave Allan Gardens in... More
Jul 22, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 22, 2015) - The Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival Ball is an evening to discover the formal side of the Carnival. This elegant evening at the Liberty Grand showcases masquerade models, music, dancing, exotic cuisine, signature drinks, sensational sights... More
Jul 20, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 20, 2015) - Over 300 riders and crew will be cycling for six days during a 600 km journey to Montréal in PWA's Friends For Life Bike Rally and in support of the Toronto People With AIDS Foundation (PWA). Assisted by a crew of over 100 volunteers, riders will leave... More
Jul 18, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 18, 2015) - The media are invited to join local politicians, civic leaders and Festival CEO Denise Herrera-Jackson and CAO Chris Alexander to the kick-off ribbon cutting ceremony for the Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival's Junior Carnival Parade. What: The... More
Jul 17, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 17, 2015) - On Saturday, July 18, the streets of Malvern will be filled with more than 2,000 children adorned in dazzling masquerade costumes. Moving along to pumping Soca, Steelpan and Calypso music, the 2015 Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Junior Carnival Parade... More
Jul 15, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 15, 2015) - Scotiabank (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) today announced that it is decreasing its Canadian dollar prime lending rate from 2.85 per cent to 2.70 per cent, effective July 16, 2015.About ScotiabankScotiabank is Canada's international bank and a leading... More
Jul 14, 2015
TORONTO, ON and NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - July 14, 2015) - Scotiabank announced today that an agreement has been reached to acquire Citigroup's retail and commercial banking businesses in Panama and Costa Rica, subject to regulatory approval. Scotiabank's common equity tier one capital ratio... More
Jul 13, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 13, 2015) - Many Canadians associate rewards with credit cards and don't take advantage of those debit cards that offer rewards on purchases. To highlight its portfolio of SCENE, cash back and NHL debit card offerings and ensure Canadians don't miss out on great... More
Jul 09, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 09, 2015) - A little bit of extra money can often make a big difference. This is the sentiment at the heart of Scotiabank's newly launched Financially New and Improved campaign. Scotiabank is inviting Canadians across the country to visit a branch to learn tips... More
Jul 07, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 07, 2015) - Over 27,000 runners will hit the streets of Toronto on October 18 for the 26th annual Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon (STWM), Half-marathon & 5k. Many will be raising funds for 173 mostly local Official Charities in the 2015 Scotiabank... More
Jul 06, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 06, 2015) - The media are invited to join Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport Michael Coteau, Mayor John Tory, Scotiabank VP of the Toronto East District Christine Williams, Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders, Ontario Science Centre CEO Maurice Bitran, Festival... More
Jul 02, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 02, 2015) - The media are invited to join Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport Michael Coteau, Mayor John Tory, Scotiabank VP of the Toronto East District Christine Williams, Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders, Ontario Science Centre CEO Maurice Bitran, Festival... More
Jun 30, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 30, 2015) - Scotiabank and yconic, a student help community that provides access to financial opportunities, have partnered to announce $10,000 in cash and prizes for international students studying in Canada. Now in its second year, the "What's Your Canadian IQ... More
Jun 30, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 30, 2015) - Global car sales edged lower in May, falling below a year earlier for the first time since early 2013, according to the Scotiabank Global Auto Report released today. The decline was driven by large double-digit fall-offs in Russia and Brazil... More
Jun 29, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 29, 2015) - Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index climbed by 4.7% month-over-month (m/m) in May -- the second consecutive monthly gain -- though the All Items Index remains -26.5% below a year earlier. "While global economic conditions remain lacklustre... More
Jun 28, 2015
VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - June 28, 2015) - 6,500 runners brought their best, taking to the scenic course from UBC to Stanley Park for the 17th annual Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon & 5k. The event raised $850,000 and counting for 83 local charities through the Scotiabank Charity... More
Jun 26, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 26, 2015) - The media is invited to join Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival's CEO Denise Herrera-Jackson, local MPs, MPPs, City of Toronto Councillors, Scotiabank representatives, Members of the Malvern and the Caribbean Canadian community for a colourful media... More
Jun 25, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 25, 2015) - ScotiaFunds today announced that it is proposing to change the investment objective of Scotia U.S. $ Bond Fund to broaden it and allow it to invest in bonds and treasury bills that are denominated in U.S. dollars and issued by governments, corporations... More
Jun 24, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 24, 2015) - Toronto International BuskerFest for Epilepsy, presented by Scotiabank, returns this summer for its 16th wacky, outlandish year and the 3rd time this wildly successful street performers festival takes residence up and down Yonge Street. Epilepsy... More
Jun 22, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 22, 2015) - 1832 Asset Management L.P. (the "Manager"), as the manager of the Scotia Private Options Income Pool (the "Fund"), today announced that effective on or about June 24, 2015, State Street Trust Company Canada ("State Street") will become the Custodian... More
Jun 22, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 22, 2015) - Scotiabank is pleased to announce that Tiff Macklem has been appointed a new member of the Bank's Board of Directors."Tiff's professional experience and understanding of the financial services industry makes him a strong addition to Scotiabank's Board... More
Jun 11, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 11, 2015) - Torontonians take to the streets at the 15th annual Scotiabank Rat Race for United Way Toronto (photo credit: Jacklyn Atlas) Image Available: http://www.marketwire.com/library/MwGo/2015/6/12/11G044649/Images/2X5A8165-164230030124.jpg Image Available... More
Jun 10, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 10, 2015) - Canada's annual hockey tradition returns to breathtaking British Columbia as Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada is set to celebrate the country's favourite pastime from 'Canada's Tournament Capital' - Kamloops. Scotiabank and Sportsnet bring the 16th... More
Jun 09, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 09, 2015) - On Thursday, June 11, close to 2,000 Torontonians will run through the downtown core in the Scotiabank Rat Race for United Way Toronto. All funds raised at the 15th annual 5k fun-run will support United Way Toronto, giving people the opportunities... More
Jun 04, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 04, 2015) - Global car sales increased 2% year-over-year (y/y) in April, led by a 6% y/y advance in the developed markets of Western Europe, North America and Japan, according to the Scotiabank Global Auto Report released today. "The global auto market remains on... More
Jun 03, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 03, 2015) - Canada's top innovators in home energy efficiency were recognized last night at the Scotiabank EcoLiving Awards, winning $75,000 in prize money. The Scotiabank EcoLiving Awards recognize Canadian businesses, entrepreneurs and students for excellence in... More
Jun 03, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 03, 2015) - The City of Toronto today announced exhibition titles and locations, as well as some of the artists who will present projects at the 10th edition of Scotiabank Nuit Blanche. On Saturday, October 3, more than 130 contemporary art projects will be... More
Jun 01, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - June 01, 2015) - Scotiabank today announced two executive changes as the Bank continues to increase its focus on customers and simplify its operating model.Anatol von Hahn, Group Head, Canadian Banking, will be retiring from the Bank on June 19, 2015. James O'Sullivan,... More
May 31, 2015
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - May 31, 2015) - Close to 12,000 people took part in the 51st annual Scotiabank Calgary Marathon, raising more than $1 million for 90 local charities through the Scotiabank Charity Challenge. In the Canadian Half Marathon Championships Lanni Marchant broke her own... More
May 31, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 31, 2015) - On Sunday, May 31, Toronto's corporate community raised more than $350,000 for Prostate Cancer Canada (PCC) during the Step Up Challenge, presented by Scotiabank. Thirty teams of five were challenged to climb over 5,000 ft of stairs while raising a... More
May 29, 2015
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 29, 2015) - Scotiabank (TSX:BNS) (NYSE:BNS) today announced a dividend on the outstanding shares of the Bank for the quarter ending July 31, 2015, as follows, payable on July 29, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 7... More
May 29, 2015
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 29, 2015) - All amounts are in Canadian dollars and are based on our unaudited Interim Condensed Consolidated Financial Statements for the quarter ended April 30, 2015 and related notes... More
May 29, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 29, 2015) - NOTE TO EDITORS: NOT FOR DISSEMINATION OR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATESThe Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) announced today that the Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX") and the Office of the Superintendent of Financial... More
May 26, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 26, 2015) - The Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival launched today with costumed Mas models, music and singers at the Ontario Science Centre. The Scotiabank Toronto Caribbean Carnival will run from July 7, 2015 to August 9, 2015, and once again will bring the... More
May 26, 2015
CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - May 26, 2015) - 13,000 runners will hit the streets of Calgary for the 51st Scotiabank Calgary Marathon Race Weekend and raise funds for 90 local charities, including the 2015 Scotiabank Charity Challenge featured charities: Breast Cancer Supportive Care... More
May 26, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 26, 2015) - Scotiabank announced today that it was one of two banks to earn the highest overall score for Canadian mobile banking functionality, among five of the largest retail banks in Canada, by Forrester Research Inc.’s 2015 Canadian Mobile Banking... More
May 26, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 26, 2015) - Scotiabank's Commodity Price Index increased by 1.7% month-over-month (m/m) in April and will likely advance further in May alongside a rebound in oil and stronger base metal prices. Nevertheless, the All Items Index remains 29.7% below a year earlier... More
May 22, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 22, 2015) - The media is invited to join community leaders, Scotiabank Caribbean Carnival performers, sponsors, Federal, Provincial and City politicians at the official media launch for this year's Carnival on Tuesday, May 26 at 11:30 a.m. at the Ontario Science... More
May 22, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 22, 2015) - Scotiabank will announce its second quarter results on Friday, May 29, 2015.Second Quarter Results News ReleaseA news release of the second quarter results will be issued in Canada and the U.S. over Marketwired at approximately 6:00 a.m. EDT on Friday... More
May 21, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 21, 2015) - Scotia iTRADE is pleased to announce that they were awarded first place for customer service in MoneySense magazine's 3rd annual report on the best discount brokerages in Canada. Scotia iTRADE was also cited as one of the best discount brokerages in the... More
May 19, 2015
OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - May 19, 2015) - More than 48,000 participants competing in this year's Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend (May 23-24) will have the opportunity to take part in the Scotiabank Charity Challenge and raise money for one of 40 local charities. "The Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend is... More
May 17, 2015
HALIFAX, NS--(Marketwired - May 17, 2015) - Close to 12,000 people took part in the 12th annual Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon this Victoria Day weekend, raising more than $500,000 for 81 local charities through the Scotiabank Charity Challenge. Maritimers grabbed five of the six top spots in the... More
May 15, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 15, 2015) - Scotiabank has launched the Scotiabank Momentum Savings Account, a unique, high-interest savings account that automatically rewards Canadians for keeping their cash saved. In today's low interest rate environment, the Scotiabank Momentum Savings Account... More
May 15, 2015
TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - May 15, 2015) - Scotiabank will announce its second quarter results on Friday, May 29, 2015.Second Quarter Results News ReleaseA news release of the second quarter results will be issued in Canada and the U.S. over Marketwired at approximately 6:00 a.m. EDT on... More
May 14, 2015
TORONTO, ON, May 14, 2015 – Dynamic Funds today announced broad-based fee reductions across 41 of its funds, including 69 fee-based fund series. Management fees for fee-based fund series will be lowered bybetween five to 25 basis points, effective June 16, 2015. Dynamic is a leader in fee... More
May 13, 2015
HALIFAX, NS--(Marketwired - May 13, 2015) - A record 81 local charities and more than 1,200 walkers and runners have signed up to support the Scotiabank Charity Challenge and fundraise during the Scotiabank Blue Nose Marathon weekend, May 15-17."The success of the Scotiabank Charity Challenge is... More

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