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RBC Ventures aims to remodel the home renovation experience with the acquisition of Smart Reno

RBC Ventures announced today that it acquired Smart Reno, Canada’s leading home renovation marketplace.

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RBC wins two BAI Global Innovation Awards

RBC Ventures was recognized in two categories of the 2019 BAI Global Innovation Awards, a prestigious awards program that celebrates the most transformative solutions in the financial services industry worldwide

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Steph Morgan named one of Automotive News’ 2019 Canadians to Watch

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Our head of Mobility Ventures, Steph Morgan, was interviewed by Automotive News Canada as part of its 2019 Canadians to Watch series

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Going Beyond the Resume: Preparing You to Get that Dream Job

With approximately half a million Canadians graduating from post-secondary education every year, forget about getting a dream job - students are finding it hard to get any job. Enter Prepped, one of RBC Ventures’ latest ventures.

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Canadian entrepreneurs don't understand how business structure affects their taxes, according to a new survey from Ownr

Two-thirds (66%) of Canadian business owners surveyed find the tax filing process confusing, and this number increased to 72% among millennial business owners.

The survey also found that two-thirds (66%) of the registered business owners surveyed admit they haven’t taken advantage of any applicable tax benefits.

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RBC Ventures' Mike Dobbins interview with Bloomberg

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There’s a company in Toronto that has built programs to help new immigrants, keep track of car maintenance and tell homeowners what day to haul their trash to the curb. But the firm isn’t a software developer — it’s one of Canada’s biggest banks.

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RBC Reach accelerator program offers commercialization opportunities to B2B startups in its first cohort

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RBC Reach's Barrie Laver was interviewed by B2B News Network to discuss RBC's new accelerator program and its first cohort focused B2B startups.

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