September 10, 2018

Business In Vancouver: Interview With Colin Hansen, AdvantageBC CEO

Business in Vancouver asked Colin Hansen, President & CEO, AdvantageBC to talk about the role his organization played in building a case for extended settlement hours in Canada.

Starting September 17, Payments Canada, the corporation that facilitates clearance of payments in Canada, will add a third daily exchange for batch payments made using automated funds transfer with a deadline of 6 p.m. Pacific standard time. Once this is in effect, companies and banks in B.C. won’t have to choose between rushing to process payments before 1:30 p.m. and facing a day’s delay.

Read the full interview online here. 

 

Did you know?

  • Vancouver ranked third most livable city in the world by the EIU.
  • Vancouver is among the top-10 wealth management centres in the world.
  • All five of Canada’s largest banks have significant operations in BC.
  • According to latest GFCI, Vancouver is the 5th most powerful financial centre in North America.