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(File) Senate BANC Committee: Open Banking Report, June 2019

The Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce introduces its 32nd report, Open Banking: What it Means for You. The report calls for decisive action from the federal government to move forward with an open banking framework that will keep Canadians’ personal financial information safe, provide more choice and improved financial products and services to Canadian consumers and keep the Canadian financial sector strong and internationally competitive.

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(File) Op-Ed: "We have all the ingredients to make Canada an innovation leader", The Hill Times

"If a Canadian innovates but no users benefit, did the innovation ever really happen?

This "tree falling in the woods" analogy focuses on an important question: if we cannot reliably generate social benefits and economic opportunities (jobs and wealth, in other words) from our exceptional research capacity, are we putting our future investments in discovery research at risk?" 

Excerpted from his most recent op-ed, Senator Deacon discusses the opportunities for Canada to increase our global competitiveness, productivity, and prosperity through investments in Canadian innovation and knowledge mobilization across the globe. Click here to read more.

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