The world of finance is changing. The global industry is being reshaped by an unprecedented wave of regulatory reform, consolidation and technological changes. Investors are looking for a place with stable economic and political environments, a strong innovative ecosystem with a steady supply of unmatched talent to support their businesses. They will find that and more in Ontario.



For unparalleled opportunities in financial services
Ontario should be your 1st choice 
Why? Here's why
Let's do the math...

Ontario = Strength and Stability
One of the world's largest global financial centres 
Home to 12,000 financial firms
$60 billion sector GDP
3rd largest stock exchange in North America
One of the world's top 3 soundest banking systems 
Ontario = Sophistication and Talent 
360,000 financial professionals 
67% of Canada's fintech workers
43,000 post-secondary business graduates annually
2nd largest chartered financial analyst society in the world
Ontario = Research and Innovation
One of the largest start-up ecosystems in the world
Who's here?
Fintech innovation hubs
Half of the Canadian Technology Fast 50
8 of the Top 10 Canadian tech start-ups
World leaders in mobile payments 
2nd largest IT cluster in North America
Ontario = Diversity and Collaboration
14 million people
Half born outside Canada
200 diverse cultures 
A highly collaborative business environment

It all adds up to Ontario
Footage courtesy of Communitech, DMZ, MaRS, Tourism Toronto, Waterloo Region Economic Development Corporation

December 8, 2016

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