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We’re Back! – The 2018 Women Founders Fund

We’re Back! – The 2018 Women Founders Fund

A few years back, we started noticing a very concerning trend in the lending space, women were experiencing significant hurdles when trying to secure financing. The gap between male and female led business was too large for Evolocity Financial Group to ignore, something had to be done. In 2016, we launched the Women Founders Fund…

Evolocity Financial Group recognized as Employee Recommended Workplace for 2018

Evolocity Financial Group recognized as Employee Recommended Workplace for 2018

Morneau Shepell and The Globe and Mail to announce category winners on March 20 TORONTO, Feb. 15, 2018 /CNW/ – Today, Morneau Shepell and The Globe and Mail announced 53 Employee Recommended Workplaces for 2018, in the second annual Employee Recommended Workplace Award. These organizations have achieved high standards for healthy workplaces, as reported by their employees, and have earned to…

Startup Spotlight: The 2017 Women Founders Fund Recipients

Startup Spotlight: The 2017 Women Founders Fund Recipients

Last month, in partnership with Startup Canada and Global Payments, we announced the four recipients of this year’s Women Founders Fund. The Fund provides women entrepreneurs with support to access growth opportunities, new markets, and to build competencies that enable immediate growth and expansion. As our president and co-founder Davis Souaid said, “The sheer level…

How to change the face of startups? Support female entrepreneurs

How to change the face of startups? Support female entrepreneurs

It can be tough out there for a female entrepreneur. It’s a hot topic of conversation, but for Evolocity Financial Group, the gap became too obvious to ignore. Evolocity decided to lend their support by partnering with Startup Canada, a non-profit lobbying and support organization for entrepreneurs, to create The Women Founders Fund, a program…

How the right business loan helps entrepreneurs reach new potential

How the right business loan helps entrepreneurs reach new potential

Frank Shooflar knew he had a solid plan to build a profitable business when he dreamt up Wazo Furniture. He had the grit, talent and advertising strategy needed to turn this one-man show into a recognizable company with more than 20 employees, but that transformation couldn’t happen without a financial partner who saw the same…

RELEASE | Evolocity Closes New Senior Secured Banking Facility with BMO

RELEASE | Evolocity Closes New Senior Secured Banking Facility with BMO

Evolocity Financial Group Closes New Senior Secured Banking Facility with Bank of Montreal (BMO) New Banking Relationship Adds Significant Funding Capacity Montreal, Quebec – September 6, 2017 – Evolocity Financial Group, a leading financial technology company providing business loans and merchant cash advances to small and medium-sized Canadian merchants (“SME”), today announced that it has…

What Canadian Small Businesses Should Watch for with A Trump Presidency

What Canadian Small Businesses Should Watch for with A Trump Presidency

While we as Canadians had no say in the recent US elections, we knew that whatever the outcome, our economy would be impacted. The United States is Canada’s largest trading partner and while a new government usually means new economic policies, the 45th president of the United States has shown himself to be a bit…

First Data Canada partners with Evolocity Financial Group

First Data Canada partners with Evolocity Financial Group

Evolocity Financial Group and First Data Canada become strategic partners We are happy to announce that Evolocity has partnered with First Data Canada to provide Canadian merchants with seamless and streamlined opportunities for growth in today’s competitive marketplace. This partnership brings together Evolocity’s integrated alternative financing with First Data’s strong line of payment processing solutions….

Common Small Business Loan Myths

Common Small Business Loan Myths

Before Evolocity came on the scene in 2008, the only way to get financing for your small business was through a lengthy bank process. As the new kid on the lending block, business owners were naturally a little skeptical about getting their financing online from a fintech company that wasn’t their bank. Things have changed a lot…