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Equitable Group Inc. (T:EQB)

Business Focus: Consumer Lending

Sep 07, 2021 02:46 pm ET
Equitable/EQ Bank's Andrew Moor to speak at the Scotiabank Financials Summit 2021
TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2021 /CNW/ - Andrew Moor, President, CEO & Director of Equitable Group (TSX: EQB) (TSX: EQB.PR.C), is scheduled to speak at the Scotiabank Financials Summit 2021 being held virtually on September 9, 2021 at 3:45 p.m. EST.
Aug 03, 2021 09:29 am ET
Equitable Announces Special Meeting of Shareholders October 5, 2021
TORONTO, Aug. 3, 2021 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) (TSX: EQB.PR.C) today announced it has called a special meeting of shareholders (the "meeting") to approve a 2-for-1 share split of its common shares. At the meeting, shareholders will be asked to approve an amendment to the company's articles to the split.
Jul 28, 2021 04:50 pm ET
Equitable Reports Record Q2 Earnings, Digital Growth, Proposed Stock Split
Canada's Challenger Bank™ Matches Ambitious Growth Targets with Strong Execution
Jul 27, 2021 12:07 pm ET
Equitable Bank set to launch $2 billion legislative covered bond programme with approval received from CMHC
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Jul 14, 2021 08:30 am ET
Equitable Bank continues expansion of life insurance lending program with new Desjardins Insurance collaboration
TORONTO, July 14, 2021 /CNW/ - Equitable Bank, Canada's Challenger Bank™, announced a broadening of its life insurance lending program by introducing a new arrangement with Desjardins Insurance. This will allow qualifying Desjardins policyowners to access funds through an Equitable Bank Cash Surrender Value (CSV) Line of Credit.
Jun 25, 2021 10:35 am ET
Equitable Bank successfully completes $150 million re-opening of Deposit Notes due September 2023
TORONTO, June 25, 2021 /CNW/ – Equitable Bank (the "Bank" or "Equitable"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Equitable Group Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: EQB and TSX: EQB.PR.C) today announced the successful closing of an offering of an additional $150 million principal amount of 1.774%  fixed rate deposit notes (the "Deposit Notes") due September 21, 2023, which has been added to the $200 million principal amount of the same series of deposit notes issued on September 16, 2020, for an aggregate series principal amount of  $350 million outstanding.  
Jun 18, 2021 11:59 am ET
Equitable to Report Second Quarter 2021 Results
TORONTO, June 18, 2021 /CNW/ - Equitable will report its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2021 after the market closes on July 28, 2021.
May 31, 2021 03:19 pm ET
Equitable Bank's Challenger Bank ethos positions it well for the future of branchless banking: Fitch Ratings
TORONTO, May 31, 2021 /CNW/ - Fitch Ratings, a globally recognized provider of credit ratings, commentary and research, has assigned long-term and short-term ratings of 'BBB-'/'F3' respectively to Equitable Bank, with a stable outlook.
May 12, 2021 03:48 pm ET
Equitable Announces Election of Directors
TORONTO, May 12, 2021 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) (TSX: EQB.PR.C) announced today the 11 nominees listed in the management information circular dated March 31, 2021 were elected as directors of Equitable at the virtual annual  and special meeting of shareholders held earlier today. The results of the proxy vote are set out below.
May 07, 2021 08:35 am ET
Equitable Bank releases 2020 Sustainability Report and Public Accountability Statement
TORONTO, May 7, 2021 /CNW/ - Equitable Bank has released its 2020 Sustainability Report and Public Accountability Statement. In a year defined by the challenges of the pandemic, Equitable looked for opportunities to support, engage with, and provide compassionate care where it was most needed.
May 04, 2021 04:55 pm ET
Equitable Reports Record Q1 Earnings, Raises Full-Year Outlook
Canada's Challenger Bank™ Now Serves Nearly 275,000 Canadians
Apr 16, 2021 11:00 am ET
Equitable To Host Shareholders' Meeting on May 12, 2021
TORONTO, April 16, 2021 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) (TSX: EQB.PR.C) will host its annual and special meeting of shareholders on May 12, 2021 at 10 a.m. eastern time. The meeting will be held in a virtual-only format by way of a live webcast to enable shareholders to participate using their preferred digital device from anywhere in the world.
Apr 14, 2021 02:59 pm ET
Equitable Bank is one of the Top 50 Best WorkplacesTM in Canada for 2021
TORONTO, April 14, 2021 /CNW/ - Equitable Bank has been recognized as one of the top 50 organizations on this year's Best Workplaces ™ in Canada List.  
Mar 23, 2021 12:54 pm ET
Equitable Bank President & CEO Andrew Moor to speak at the National Bank Financial Markets Annual Financial Services Conference
TORONTO, March 23, 2021 /CNW/ - Andrew Moor, President & CEO of Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) (TSX: EQB.PR.C), will take part in a virtual fireside chat at the National Bank Financial Markets 19th Annual 'Virtual' Financial Conference on Wednesday, March 24 at 11:30 a.m. (EST).
Mar 09, 2021 08:52 am ET
Equitable Bank completes issue of 4-year $250 million deposit note
Newest Equitable Bank deposit note builds program to more than $1 billion
Feb 22, 2021 04:00 pm ET
Equitable Reports Record Full-Year and Q4 2020 Earnings
Canada's Challenger Bank™ Continues Growth and Diversification Trend
Jan 20, 2021 07:00 am ET
Equitable to Report Fourth Quarter 2020 Results
TORONTO, Jan. 20, 2021 /CNW/ - Equitable will report its financial results for the three and 12 months ended December 31, 2020 along with its 2021 outlook for growth after the market closes on February 22, 2021.
Jan 14, 2021 04:00 pm ET
Equitable Bank partners with Coast Capital to offer members reverse mortgage product
TORONTO, Jan. 14, 2021 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) (TSX: EQB.PR.C), through its wholly-owned subsidiary Equitable Bank (Equitable), is pleased to announce a new arrangement with Coast Capital Savings Federal Credit Union (Coast Capital) to bring the Equitable Bank Reverse Mortgage to members of the BC-based federal credit union.
Dec 21, 2020 06:00 am ET
Equitable Announces Normal Course Issuer Bid for Common Shares and Preferred Shares
TORONTO, Dec. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. ("Equitable" or the "Company") (TSX: EQB) (TSX: EQB.PR.C) announced today that it has received the approval of the Toronto Stock Exchange (the "TSX") for  a normal course issuer bid (the "NCIB") for up to 1,144,245 of its Common Shares (the "Common Shares") and 297,250 of its Non-Cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series 3  (the "Preferred Shares" together with the Common Shares, the ("Shares")), representing, respectively, approximately 10% of its public float of each class of  shares. As at December 11, 2020, there were 16,863
Dec 09, 2020 04:00 pm ET
Equitable announces two new board directors and intention to cancel backstop liquidity facility
TORONTO, Dec. 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group and its wholly owned subsidiary Equitable Bank (TSX: EQB) (EQB.PR.C) today announced the appointment of Diane Giard and Yongah Kim to its Board of Directors.
Dec 07, 2020 09:00 am ET
Equitable Bank looks to grow USD GIC market in Canada with launch of new products
Foreign currency GIC investments provide a unique, secure and stable option for diversified portfolios
Nov 10, 2020 09:00 am ET
New reverse mortgage option opens more doors for Canadian retirees
Equitable Bank adds to its suite of products aimed at helping homeowners age in place while preserving their hard-earned equity
Nov 03, 2020 04:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Record Quarterly Earnings, Diluted EPS $4.30, ROE of 19.8%
TORONTO, Nov. 3, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) (TSX: EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable,"  "Company" or "Bank") today announced that it set an all-time record for quarterly earnings during the three months ended September 30, 2020 while maintaining a strong capital position, credit reserves and liquidity and delivering on its purpose of driving change in banking to enrich people's lives.
Oct 20, 2020 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Bank welcomes new Chief Financial Officer as Canada's Challenger Bank™ sets its sights on continued growth
New CFO part of broader organizational redesign to continue to drive real change in Canadian banking
Oct 13, 2020 08:30 am ET
Equitable Group to Report Third Quarter 2020 Results
TORONTO, Oct. 13, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) and (EQB.PR.C) will report its financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2020 after the market closes on November 3, 2020.
Oct 07, 2020 01:00 pm ET
Equitable Bank subsidiary Bennington Financial Corp. announces retirement of founder and CEO, Larry Mlynowski
TORONTO, Oct. 7, 2020 /CNW/ - Nearly 25 years after founding Bennington Financial Corp., CEO Larry Mlynowski has announced his retirement. Bennington's President and COO Troy Campbell will take over as President and CEO effective immediately. Larry will stay on in an advisory capacity through to the end of the year to help with the transition.
Sep 21, 2020 11:27 am ET
Equitable Bank Completes $200 Million Deposit Note Issue
TORONTO, Sept. 21, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Bank (the "Bank"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Equitable Group Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: EQB) (TSX: EQB.PR.C) today announced the closing of a successful institutional placement of a $200 million 3-year fixed rate deposit note due September 21, 2023 (the "Deposit Note").
Sep 03, 2020 01:50 pm ET
Equitable/EQ Bank's Andrew Moor to speak at the Scotiabank Financials Summit 2020
TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2020 /CNW/ - Andrew Moor, President, CEO & Director of Equitable Group (TSX: EQB) (TSX: EQB.PR.C), is scheduled to speak at the Scotiabank Financials Summit 2020 being held virtually on September 9, 2020 at 2:50 p.m. (EST).
Aug 10, 2020 07:30 am ET
Equitable Announces Departure of Chief Financial Officer
TORONTO, Aug. 10, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) and (TSX: EQB.PR.C) and its wholly-owned subsidiary Equitable Bank (together, "Equitable") today announced that Chief Financial Officer Tim Wilson will be leaving Equitable.  Mr. Wilson has agreed to stay with Equitable until August 31, 2020 to assist with an orderly transition.
Jul 28, 2020 06:59 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Q2 2020 Results Including Earnings Growth of 64% from Q1
TORONTO, July 28, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) (TSX: EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable", "Company" or "Bank") today announced its financial results for the three months ended June 30, 2020, a period in which it generated reported earnings of $52.5 million and adjusted earnings of $49.3 million while strengthening its capital position.
Jul 13, 2020 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Bank at 50: Canada's Challenger Bank™ celebrates milestone with a view to the future
TORONTO, July 13, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) and (TSX: EQB.PR.C), is celebrating 50 years of bringing smarter ways for Canadians to bank. On the heels of this golden anniversary, Equitable has its sights set on the future of banking in Canada – one that includes continuing to challenge the conventions of traditional banking in order to transform the experience and provide far more value to our customers.
Jul 09, 2020 05:00 pm ET
EQ Bank launches new Joint Savings Plus Account
Helping customers share more, do more, and earn more together
Jul 06, 2020 08:00 am ET
Equitable Group to report second quarter 2020 results
TORONTO, July 6, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB) and (TSX: EQB.PR.C) will report its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2020 after the market closes on July 28, 2020.
Jun 04, 2020 05:00 pm ET
Accelerated customer growth, demand for digital banking help drive EQ Bank deposits over $3B
TORONTO, June 4, 2020 /CNW/ - EQ Bank, the digital platform offered by Equitable Bank (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C), Canada's Challenger Bank™, announced it has surpassed $3 billion in deposits, driven by the recent acceleration in customer growth.
May 15, 2020 03:25 pm ET
Equitable Group Announces Election of Directors
TORONTO, May 15, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today announced that all of management's nominees listed in its March 31, 2020 management information circular were elected as directors of the Company at the virtual annual  meeting of shareholders held today. The results of the proxy vote for the election of directors is set out below.
May 13, 2020 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Q1 2020 Earnings
TORONTO, May 13, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable,"  "Company" or "Bank") today reported its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2020, including adjusted earnings of $29.9 million. The Bank also reported continued strength in both its liquidity and capital positions.
Apr 30, 2020 12:15 pm ET
Equitable Group to Report First Quarter 2020 Results
TORONTO, April 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) will report its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2020 after the market closes on May 13, 2020.
Apr 27, 2020 11:00 am ET
Equitable Bank Launches U.S. High Interest Savings Account (Advisor Series) ahead of the expansion of CDIC deposit insurance coverage
At 0.50%1 per annum (Series A) / 0.75%1 per annum (Series F), Canadian investors can generate enhanced yield on their USD cash balances
Apr 17, 2020 03:14 pm ET
EQ Bank wins 2020 Celent Banking in the Cloud award
TORONTO, April 17, 2020 /CNW/ - EQ Bank, the innovative digital arm of Equitable Bank (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C), Canada's Challenger Bank™, has been recognized by Celent as the winner of the 2020 Model Bank Award for Banking in the Cloud.  
Apr 08, 2020 08:00 am ET
Equitable Group to Host Its First Virtual Meeting of Shareholders May 15, 2020
TORONTO, April 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today announced it will host its annual meeting of shareholders in a virtual-only format on May 15, 2020 at 10 eastern time. This decision will enable all shareholders to participate from coast-to-coast without the need to travel or attend in person.
Mar 05, 2020 06:10 pm ET
Equitable Bank partners with BridgePoint Financial Services on secured credit facility
The Bank's Specialized Finance group closes $60M Credit Facility
Feb 26, 2020 07:00 am ET
Equitable Bank Continues to Grow with Plans to Move its Headquarters in Toronto
New downtown Toronto tower to be named "EQ Bank Tower"
Feb 24, 2020 04:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Record Quarterly and Annual Earnings, Increases Dividend
TORONTO, Feb. 24, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported record earnings for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2019 on the strength of diversified growth in its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank ("Canada's Challenger Bank™" or "Bank") and the contribution of Bennington Financial Corp. ("Bennington").
Feb 06, 2020 03:30 pm ET
EQ Bank expands international money transfer service
With many more currencies now available across Europe, Asia, and South America, EQ Bank's international money transfers can serve even more Canadians.
Jan 23, 2020 08:00 am ET
EQ Bank increases its Savings Plus Account interest rate to 2.45%
 EQ Bank will now give its customers even more value with a non-promotional 2.45% interest rate for its combined savings and chequing account
Jan 16, 2020 07:00 am ET
Equitable Group to Report Fourth Quarter 2019 Results
TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2020 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") will report its financial results for the three and 12  months ended December 31, 2019 after the market closes on February 24, 2020.
Jan 14, 2020 06:28 am ET
Equitable Bank Enhances Reverse Mortgage Process
Makes Closing Process Significantly Easier and Less Expensive for Customers
Dec 12, 2019 07:34 am ET
EQ Bank partners with TransferWise on international money transfers
First of its kind collaboration in Canada offers customers a better way to move money overseas
Nov 21, 2019 03:01 pm ET
EQ Bank moves core banking system to the cloud
As the first bank in Canada hosted in the cloud, EQ Bank offers enhanced and safer services to customers
Nov 05, 2019 04:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Record Quarterly Net Income, Increases Dividend
TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported record quarterly earnings for the three months ended September 30, 2019 on the strength of diversified growth in its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank ("Canada's Challenger Bank™" or "Bank") and the contribution of Bennington Financial Corp. ("Bennington").
Oct 28, 2019 08:00 am ET
Equitable Bank Announces New CSV MAX Line of Credit and iA Financial Group Partnership
New partner agreement and product expansion are part of a broader strategy to increase presence within the CSV lending market.
Oct 24, 2019 07:00 am ET
Equitable Bank Grows in Alberta
Canada's Challenger Bank™ drives economic activity in AlbertaExpands to unlock opportunities, grows head count, and challenge Albertans to bank better
Oct 10, 2019 10:23 am ET
Equitable Group Inc. Opens the Market
TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2019 /CNW/ - David LeGresley, Chair of the Board, and Andrew Moor, President and Chief Executive Officer, Equitable Group Inc. (EQB), joined Steven Mills, Head, Company Services, Toronto Stock Exchange and TSX Venture Exchange, to open the market to celebrate 15 years listed on Toronto Stock Exchange. Equitable Group is a Canadian financial services business that operates through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank. Equitable Bank offers a diverse suite of residential lending, commercial lending, and savings solutions, including high-interest savings products and GI
Oct 10, 2019 07:00 am ET
Equitable, Canada's Challenger Bank™, Opens the Market
TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") announced that it will ring the opening bell of the Toronto Stock Exchange today to celebrate its recent inclusion in the S&P/TSX Composite Index on September 23, 2019.
Oct 03, 2019 11:00 am ET
Equitable Group to Report Third Quarter 2019 Results
TORONTO, Oct. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") will report its financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2019 after the market closes on November 5, 2019.
Sep 30, 2019 05:00 pm ET
EQ Bank Hits $2.5 Billion in Deposits
TORONTO, Sept. 30, 2019 /CNW/ - EQ Bank, the digital platform offered by Equitable Bank, announced it has surpassed $2.5 billion in deposits, which now serves over 85,000 Canadians.
Sep 26, 2019 09:33 am ET
Equitable Bank Completes $200 Million Deposit Note Issue
TORONTO, Sept. 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Equitable Group Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) today announced the closing of a successful institutional placement of a $200 million 3-year fixed rate deposit note due September 26, 2022 (the "Deposit Note").
Sep 16, 2019 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Announces Conversion Results for Series 3 Preferred Shares
TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") announced today that none of its outstanding 3,000,000 Non-cumulative Redeemable 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series 3 (the "Series 3 Preferred Shares") will be converted on September 30, 2019 into Non-cumulative Floating Rate Preferred Shares, Series 4 ("Series 4 Preferred Shares").
Sep 16, 2019 07:03 am ET
Equitable, Canada's Challenger Bank™ to Join S&P/TSX Composite Index
TORONTO, Sept. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today announced that it will be included in the S&P/TSX Composite Index effective September 23, 2019, a milestone for the Company and a reflection of the growing value of its subsidiary, Equitable Bank, Canada's Challenger BankTM.
Sep 13, 2019 05:15 pm ET
S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Composite Index
TORONTO, Sept. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") today announces the rebalancing results for the S&P/TSX Composite Index.
Sep 03, 2019 06:37 pm ET
Equitable Group Announces Dividend Rates for Series 3 and Series 4 Preferred Shares
TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today announced the dividend rates applicable to the non-cumulative redeemable 5-year rate reset Preferred Shares, Series 3 (the "Series 3 Preferred Shares") and the non-cumulative floating rate Preferred Shares, Series 4 ("Series 4 Preferred Shares").
Sep 03, 2019 07:31 am ET
Equitable Bank Launches Empire Life Partnership for CSV Line of Credit
The new partnership will enable Empire Life Whole Life Policy Owners to access funds through an Equitable Bank CSV Line of Credit
Aug 22, 2019 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Announces Conversion Privilege of Non-Cumulative Rate Reset Preferred Shares, Series 3
TORONTO, Aug. 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today announced that it does not intend to exercise its right to redeem all or any part of its currently outstanding 3,000,000 non-cumulative redeemable 5-year rate reset Preferred Shares, Series 3 (the "Series 3 Preferred Shares") on September 30, 2019 (the "Conversion Date").
Aug 21, 2019 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Bank Announces Intention to Develop a Covered Bond Program
TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today announced that it has selected Barclays Bank PLC ("Barclays") and TD Securities ("TD") to assist the Company's subsidiary, Equitable Bank, with developing a covered bond funding program.
Jul 31, 2019 08:02 am ET
IIROC Trade Resumption - EQB
TORONTO, July 31, 2019 /CNW/ - Trading resumes in:
Jul 30, 2019 04:54 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Record Results, Increases Dividend and Announces Intention to Increase Rate of Dividend Growth
TORONTO, July 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported record financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2019 on the strength of diversified growth in its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the "Bank" or "Canada's Challenger Bank™") and the contribution of Bennington Financial Corp. ("Bennington").  It also announced its intention to grow its dividend at a rate of 20% to 25% per annum in each of the next five years, up from its previously stated target of more than 10% per year.
Jul 30, 2019 02:46 pm ET
IIROC Trading Halt - EQB
TORONTO, July 30, 2019 /CNW/ - The following issues have been halted by IIROC:
Jul 08, 2019 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Bank Launches BMO Partnership for CSV Line of Credit
The new partnership will enable BMO Whole Life Policy Owners to access funds through an Equitable Bank CSV Line of Credit
Jun 19, 2019 06:46 pm ET
Equitable Bank Renews $400 Million Secured Backstop Facility
TORONTO, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX:EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or "Company") today announced it has closed a $400 million secured backstop liquidity facility with a syndicate of Canadian bank lenders led by The Toronto-Dominion Bank and including Bank of Montreal, CIBC, National Bank, and Scotiabank.
Jun 17, 2019 08:00 am ET
Equitable Group to Report Second Quarter 2019 Results
TORONTO, June 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") will report its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2019 after the market closes on July 30, 2019.
May 27, 2019 11:30 am ET
Equitable Bank Reverse Mortgages Now Available in Quebec
MONTREAL, May 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Bank ("Canada's Challenger Bank™"), the wholly owned subsidiary of Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) today announced the launch of the Equitable Bank Reverse Mortgage in Quebec.
May 15, 2019 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Announces Election of Directors
TORONTO, May 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today announced that the nominees listed in the Management Information Circular dated April 4, 2019 were elected as directors of Equitable at the Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders held earlier today. The vote was conducted by a show of hands.  The results of the proxy votes received by management before the Meeting are set out below:
May 09, 2019 07:17 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Record Results, Increases Common Share Dividend
TORONTO, May 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported record financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2019 that reflected strong and diversified growth in its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the "Bank" or "Canada's Challenger Bank™") and the positive impact of its Bennington Financial Corp. ("Bennington") acquisition.
Apr 16, 2019 04:31 pm ET
Equitable Bank Completes $150 Million Deposit Note Issue
TORONTO, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Equitable Group Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) today announced the closing of a successful institutional placement of a $150 million 2-year fixed rate deposit note due April 16, 2021 (the "Deposit Note").
Apr 10, 2019 08:30 am ET
Equitable Launches its First Digital Annual Report
TORONTO, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today launched its first all-digital annual report to give shareholders a more comprehensive and accessible method for reviewing the progress of its business. This innovative format aligns with Equitable's digital strategy and positioning as Canada's Challenger Bank™.
Apr 05, 2019 10:15 am ET
Equitable Group to Report First Quarter 2019 Results
TORONTO, April 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") will report its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2019 after the market closes on May 9, 2019.
Feb 28, 2019 04:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual Results, Increases Common Share Dividend By 7%
TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2018 that reflected strong and diversified growth in its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the "Bank" or "Canada's Challenger Bank™").
Jan 16, 2019 07:30 am ET
Equitable Group to Report Fourth Quarter 2018 Results
TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") will report its financial results for the three and 12 months ended December 31, 2018 after the market closes on February 28, 2019.
Jan 02, 2019 06:56 am ET
Equitable Completes Strategic Acquisition of Bennington Financial Services Corp.
TORONTO, Jan. 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") yesterday completed its previously announced acquisition of Bennington Financial Services Corp ("Bennington"), a profitable and growing privately owned company serving the brokered equipment leasing market in Canada.
Dec 07, 2018 09:28 am ET
Equitable Bank Launches Cash Surrender Value Line of Credit
The new CSV Line of Credit will help Canadians finance their retirement
Dec 05, 2018 07:00 am ET
Equitable Bank Launches Cash Surrender Value Line of Credit
The new CSV Line of Credit will help Canadians finance their retirement
Dec 03, 2018 05:30 am ET
Equitable Group to Acquire Equipment Finance Company in Accretive, All-Cash Transaction
TORONTO, Dec. 3, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Bennington Financial Services Corp, a profitable and growing privately owned company serving the brokered equipment leasing market in Canada.
Nov 08, 2018 04:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Record Quarterly Results, Strong Credit Performance, and Increases Dividend
TORONTO, Nov. 8, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2018 that reflected record performance of Equitable Bank (the "Bank"), its wholly owned subsidiary.
Nov 07, 2018 12:20 pm ET
EQ Bank Relaunches App
New app helps customers bank how they want, where they want
Nov 06, 2018 06:30 am ET
Equitable Group Changes Start Time of Third Quarter Analyst Call
TORONTO, Nov. 6, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") announced today that it is changing the start time of its conference call to discuss third quarter results to 8:30 am eastern on Friday November 9, 2018 from the previously announced time of 10 am eastern.
Oct 31, 2018 06:42 pm ET
Equitable Bank receives letters patent of incorporation for its wholly-owned trust company
TORONTO, Oct. 31, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Bank, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C), announced today it has received the approval of the Minister of Finance (Canada) for letters patent to incorporate a trust company under the Trust and Loan Companies Act (Canada).
Oct 24, 2018 03:30 pm ET
Equitable Bank Announces Change to Prime Lending Rate
TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Bank, Canada's Challenger Bank™, has changed its prime rate by 25 basis points to 3.95 per cent, effective October 25, 2018.
Oct 11, 2018 03:18 pm ET
Equitable Group to Report Third Quarter 2018 Results
TORONTO, Oct. 11, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") will report its financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2018 after the market closes on November 8, 2018.
Aug 09, 2018 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Second Quarter 2018 Results
TORONTO, Aug. 9, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2018 that reflected the solid performance of Equitable Bank (the "Bank"), its wholly owned subsidiary.
Aug 07, 2018 08:00 am ET
EQ Bank Reaches $2 Billion in Deposits
In less than three years, tens of thousands of Canadians have put their trust in Canada's Challenger Bank™ to reach their financial goals faster
Jul 04, 2018 08:30 am ET
Equitable Group to Report Second Quarter 2018 Results
TORONTO, July 4, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") will report its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2018 after the market closes on August 9, 2018.
Jun 20, 2018 06:24 pm ET
Equitable Bank reduces size of secured backstop facility
TORONTO, June 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank, has reduced the size of its secured liquidity backstop facility to $850 million from $2.0 billion, effective June 25, 2018, as a result of successful measures taken to enhance its liquidity position and favourable funding market conditions.
May 15, 2018 02:45 pm ET
Equitable Group Announces Voting Results for Election of Directors
TORONTO, May 15, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today announced that the nine nominees listed in the Management Information Circular dated April 10, 2018 were elected as directors of Equitable at the Company's Annual Meeting of Shareholders held earlier today. The vote was conducted by a show of hands. Detailed results of the proxy votes received in advance of the Meeting are set out below:
May 10, 2018 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports First Quarter 2018 Earnings, Increases Dividend
TORONTO, May 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2018 that reflected continued profitable growth of its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the "Bank"), and on the basis of that performance increased its common share dividend.
Apr 06, 2018 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Group to Report First Quarter 2018 Results
TORONTO, April 6, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") will report its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2018 after the market closes on May 10, 2018.
Feb 28, 2018 04:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Fourth Quarter and 2017 Earnings, Increases Dividend
TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and 12 months ended December 31, 2017 that reflected record performance by its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the "Bank"), and increased its common share dividend.
Jan 24, 2018 04:15 pm ET
S&P Dow Jones Indices Announces Changes to the S&P/TSX Canadian Indices
Results of the Review of Various S&P/TSX Indices
Jan 23, 2018 12:00 pm ET
Equitable Group to Report Fourth Quarter 2017 Results
TORONTO, Jan. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") will report its financial results for the three and 12 months ended December 31, 2017 after the market closes on February 28, 2018.
Dec 27, 2017 03:31 pm ET
Equitable Group Inc. Announces Filing of Preliminary Base Shelf Prospectus
TORONTO, Dec. 27, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") announced today that it has filed a preliminary short form base shelf prospectus (the "Prospectus") with the securities regulatory authorities in each of the provinces and territories of Canada. Pursuant to the Prospectus, the Company may issue securities (the "Securities") for an aggregate offering amount of up to $500 million during the 25-month period in which the final short form base shelf prospectus, if approved, remains valid. Should Equitable offer any Securities, it will make a
Nov 09, 2017 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Record Third Quarter Results, Increases Common Share Dividend
TORONTO, Nov. 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2017 and announced a common share dividend increase reflecting the solid performance of Equitable Bank (the "Bank"), its wholly owned subsidiary and Canada's Challenger Bank.
Oct 23, 2017 06:04 pm ET
Equitable Group Redeems $65 Million of Series 10 Debentures
TORONTO, Oct. 23, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today announced it has redeemed $65 million of outstanding 5.399% Series 10 Debentures due October 24, 2022 as planned and with the approval of the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions. The redemption was made at par plus accrued interest to, but excluding, the redemption date for the entire current principal amount outstanding. 
Oct 02, 2017 10:43 am ET
Equitable Group to Report Third Quarter 2017 Results
TORONTO, Oct. 2, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") will report its financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2017 after the market closes on November 9, 2017.
Aug 10, 2017 06:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results and Increases Dividend
TORONTO, Aug. 10, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2017 that reflected solid performance for Equitable Bank (the "Bank"), its wholly owned subsidiary, despite significant turbulence in the funding and mortgage markets.
Jun 22, 2017 10:22 am ET
Equitable Group to Report Second Quarter 2017 Results
TORONTO, June 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") will report its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2017 after the market closes on August 10, 2017.
Jun 19, 2017 08:10 pm ET
Equitable Bank Closes $2 Billion Backstop Secured Funding Facility with Six of Canada's Largest Banks
TORONTO, June 19, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today announced that Equitable Bank (the "Bank") has closed the previously announced $2 billion backstop secured funding facility with a syndicate of Canadian bank lenders. The Company originally announced it had obtained a commitment for this funding facility on May 1, 2017. The final syndicate of lenders was comprised of Bank of Montreal, CIBC, National Bank, Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank, and The Toronto-Dominion Bank.
May 17, 2017 04:21 pm ET
Equitable Group Announces Voting Results for Election of Directors
TORONTO, May 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) announced today that the ten nominees listed in the Management Information Circular dated April 12, 2017 were elected as directors of the Company at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders held earlier today in Toronto.
May 03, 2017 09:16 am ET
Equitable Bank receives commitments from all of Canada's big six banks for $2 billion backstop secured funding facility
TORONTO, May 3, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today confirmed that the syndicate of lenders supporting Equitable Bank's recently announced $2 billion backstop secured funding facility has been expanded to include all six of Canada's largest banks. The syndicate now includes Bank of Montreal, CIBC, National Bank, The Royal Bank of Canada, Scotiabank and The Toronto-Dominion Bank. 
May 01, 2017 08:16 am ET
Equitable Group Reports Record First Quarter 2017 Results and Continued Solid Credit Performance
TORONTO, May 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2017, another period of profitable growth in the assets and deposits of Equitable Bank (the "Bank"), its wholly owned subsidiary.
Apr 17, 2017 10:39 am ET
Equitable Bank completes $150 million Deposit Note issue
TORONTO, April 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of Equitable Group Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) today announced the closing of a successful institutional placement of a $150 million 2-year floating rate Deposit Note.  The closing was pursuant to deal terms agreed to and announced April 10th, 2017.
Mar 15, 2017 09:59 am ET
Equitable Group to Report First Quarter 2017 Results
TORONTO, March 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") will report its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2017 after the market closes on Thursday, May 11, 2017.
Feb 16, 2017 05:00 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Record Quarterly and Annual Earnings, Increases Dividend
TORONTO, Feb. 16, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported record financial and operating performance for itself and its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the "Bank") during the three and 12 months ended December 31, 2016 and increased its common share dividend.
Jan 11, 2017 12:42 pm ET
Equitable Group to Report Fourth Quarter 2016 Results
TORONTO, Jan. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) will report its financial results for the three and 12 months ended December 31, 2016 after the market closes on Thursday, February 16, 2017.
Dec 23, 2016 08:50 am ET
Equitable Group Inc. completes $50 million private placement
TORONTO, Dec. 23, 2016 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") confirmed today that it has completed a previously announced private placement of 809,585 common shares of the Company (the "Shares") with OMERS, the pension plan for Ontario's municipal employees (the "Private Placement").
Dec 12, 2016 06:40 pm ET
Equitable Group Enters into Agreement with OMERS for $50 Million Common Share Private Placement
TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2016 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") announced today that it has entered into an agreement with OMERS, the pension plan for Ontario's municipal employees, for a private placement of common shares of the Company ("Shares") at a price of $61.76 per Share, for aggregate proceeds of up to $50 million (the "Private Placement").
Nov 10, 2016 04:30 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Record Third Quarter 2016 Earnings and Increases Dividend
TORONTO, Nov. 10, 2016 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported record financial and operating performance for it s wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the "Bank") during the three months ended September 30, 2016 and increased its common share dividend.
Sep 26, 2016 09:59 am ET
Equitable Group to report third quarter 2016 results
TORONTO, Sept. 26, 2016 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) will report its financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2016 after the market closes on Thursday, November 10, 2016.
Sep 12, 2016 07:00 am ET
Equitable Bank assumes issuer rights for $3.1 billion of NHA MBS, expects EPS accretion for 2016 through 2020
TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2016 /CNW/ - Equitable Bank ("Equitable" or the "Bank"), a subsidiary of Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C), today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation ("CMHC") to become the successor issuer on $3.1 billion of outstanding National Housing Act ("NHA") Mortgage Backed Security ("MBS") pools originally issued by Maple Bank GmbH's Toronto Branch ("Maple" or "MB-Tor").
Aug 11, 2016 05:30 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Strong Second Quarter 2016 Results
TORONTO, Aug. 11, 2016 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2016 that reflected substantial growth in assets and deposits for its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the "Bank") and ongoing investments in support of business expansion.
Jun 13, 2016 05:02 pm ET
Equitable Group to Report Second Quarter 2016 Results
TORONTO, June 13, 2016 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) will report its financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2016 after the market closes on Thursday, August 11, 2016.
May 17, 2016 06:44 pm ET
Equitable Group Announces Election of Directors
TORONTO, May 17, 2016 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (the "Company") (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) today announced that each of the ten nominees listed in the Management Information Circular dated April 6, 2016, were elected as directors of the Company at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders held earlier today in Toronto.
May 12, 2016 05:30 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports First Quarter 2016 Results, Updates Investors on Successful Launch of EQ Bank and Increases Dividend
TORONTO, May 12, 2016 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2016, a period featuring substantial growth in the assets and deposits of its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the "Bank").  Performance in the first quarter was affected by several unusual factors including substantial marketing investments to support the successful launch of EQ Bank, Equitable's new digital banking initiative.
Mar 22, 2016 01:04 pm ET
Equitable Group to report first quarter 2016 results
TORONTO, March 22, 2016 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) will report its financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2016 after the market closes on Thursday, May 12, 2016.
Feb 29, 2016 04:30 pm ET
Equitable Group Reports Record Fourth Quarter and 2015 Annual Performance
TORONTO, Feb. 29, 2016 /CNW/ - Equitable Group Inc. (TSX: EQB and EQB.PR.C) ("Equitable" or the "Company") today reported record financial results for the three and 12 months ended December 31, 2015, both periods of lending and deposit growth for its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the "Bank").