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We believe that everything we do generates progress, confidence, and relief for our customers.

PROGRESSA ADDS COMMERCIAL GROWTH AND HR LEADERS TO SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM AS RECORD YEAR CONTINUES

November 26th, 2018|

Progressa is pleased to announce that Daniel Bazan has joined the senior management team as Vice President of Business Growth and Tamara Finlay has joined as Vice President of People & Culture.

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PROGRESSA PARTNERS WITH ALTERNATIVE CREDIT FUND TO SUPPORT CONTINUED LENDING GROWTH

November 22nd, 2018|

Progressa has partnered with the Alternative Credit Fund to facilitate up to a $13 million forward flow whole loan purchase program to support the company’s growing Point-of-Sale finance business called Progressa Connect.

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PROGRESSA LAUNCHES TECHNOLOGY DIVISION AS IT CONTINUES TO BE A LEADER IN LENDING INNOVATION

November 14th, 2018|

Progressa announces its public launch of its enterprise suite of software solutions for collections enhancement and point of sale finance platforms.

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PROGRESSA NAMED TO THE 2018 CB INSIGHTS FINTECH 250 LIST OF FASTEST-GROWING FINTECH STARTUPS

October 22nd, 2018|

CB Insights today named Progressa to the second annual Fintech 250 list, a prestigious group of emerging private companies working on groundbreaking financial technology.

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PROGRESSA CLOSES $84 MILLION FUNDING ROUND CO-LED BY CANACCORD GENUITY AND GRAVITAS SECURITIES, SUPPORTING RECORD GROWTH

August 14th, 2018|

Progressa, a Vancouver and Toronto based financial technology company, announced today it has successfully closed an $84 million equity and loan funding round. The equity financing was co-led by Canaccord Genuity Corp. and Gravitas Securities Inc. and included Eight Capital and Paradigm Capital as part of the syndicate.

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B.C. FINTECHS ‘SWEET SPOT’ AS TARGETS FOR MAJOR FINANCIAL INSTITUTION ACQUISITION

July 20th, 2018|

When Central 1 Credit Union CEO and president Mark Blucher decided new technology was the best way to get cheaper foreign exchange rates for members, he had a decision in front of him.

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FINTECHS ARE STARING DOWN THE FUTURE OF BANKING

June 15th, 2018|

A KiWi Private Credit Fund event this week noted that banks have left a pricing gap for mid-range loans, leaving room for some new entities to swoop in.

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THE ACCOUNTANT’S PERSPECTIVE ON ENTREPRENEURSHIP

June 14th, 2018|

Some entrepreneurs can be spotted a mile away. The forceful passion and undiluted energy they convey with every word gives these daring self-starter away even before they explain their entrepreneurial inclinations.

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FOR 3.4 MILLION SUBPRIME CANADIANS, POLOZ CAN’T GO SLOWLY ENOUGH

May 9th, 2018|

For many Canadians, higher interest rates are reason to grumble. But for the country’s 3.4 million subprime borrowers, they could spell disaster.

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