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Canada’s Leading Financial Institutions Commit $5 Million to Institute for Sustainable Finance

November 19, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – The Institute for Sustainable Finance (ISF) today announced that Canada’s big five banks, TD Bank Group, Scotiabank, CIBC, BMO and RBC, have committed $5 million to support ISF’s mission of aligning mainstream financial markets with Canada’s transition to a lower carbon economy.

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Financial Times ranks Smith Master of International Business #1 in North America

September 28, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – The Financial Times released its FT 2020 Masters in Management ranking today, with Smith School of Business ranking first in North America and in the top 60 overall.

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Smith Launches Canada’s first Master of Financial Innovation and Technology

August 4, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – Smith School of Business at Queen’s University has launched the Master of Financial Innovation and Technology program, the first program of its kind in Canada designed to address the significant gap in financial technology education.

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Institute for Sustainable Finance awarded major McConnell Foundation grant

July 29, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – The Institute for Sustainable Finance (ISF) today announced additional funding from Canada’s McConnell Foundation in support of its mandate to implement sustainable finance approaches that will enable the country to thrive through a low-carbon transition.

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Smith School of Business and Mitacs launch internship program to connect students with businesses and not-for-profit organizations during COVID-19

June 29, 2020

Kingston, Ont. – Smith School of Business and Mitacs – a not-for-profit organization that fosters Canadian growth and innovation – have partnered on a new internship program that will provide Smith students with valuable, practical experience as they assist companies and organizations looking to restore or modify their business operations disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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