Largest Canadian Bitcoin ETF Opens to Mutual Fund Investors

Purpose Investments, an institutional firm with more than $12 billion under management, on Wednesday announced the launch of mutual fund units for the world’s first ETF backed and settled by Bitcoin. “We’re happy to provide another easy and secure way for Canadian investors to gain exposure to Bitcoin,” said CEO and founder Som Seif. Mutual… Continue reading Largest Canadian Bitcoin ETF Opens to Mutual Fund Investors

Social media strategies played important role in pandemic election: experts

Bakhtawar Khan excitedly waited, her friend holding two cellphones and a camera, for her turn to get a photo with NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh. The 20-year-old, like most people showing up to political rallies across the country, wanted to share the image with friends and followers on social media. “I feel like a lot of… Continue reading Social media strategies played important role in pandemic election: experts

‘One search away’: Clear your social media history or risk not being hired, expert warns

TORONTO — Potential employees’ online ‘footprint’ might sway employers opinion to the point where they might hire someone else, one social media expert warns, but there are ways job-seekers can do some preemptive damage control. “We’re one search away from an opportunity actually escaping us,” Mohit Rajhans, co-founder of digital consulting firm Think Start Inc.,… Continue reading ‘One search away’: Clear your social media history or risk not being hired, expert warns

Party leaders using social media to connect with young voters during election campaign

TORONTO — With each federal election, more and more native social media users are turning 18 and becoming eligible to vote. And increasingly, Canadian politicians are harnessing the power of different social media platforms to spread their message. “The election is a hot topic on TikTok right now,” TikTok marketing expert Wave Wyld told CTV… Continue reading Party leaders using social media to connect with young voters during election campaign

Party leaders using social media to connect with young voters during election campaign

TORONTO — Among the short clips of new dance moves and funny cats, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh is amassing a large following of young voters with videos about his party’s platform on TikTok ahead of the federal election on Sept. 20. In one video, Singh plays a trendy sound clip from TikTok’s library of songs,… Continue reading Party leaders using social media to connect with young voters during election campaign