New Sage Copilot: Driving Efficiency & Growth for SMBs and Accountants with Generative AI
TORONTO, Feb. 27, 2024 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sage, the leader in accounting, financial, HR and payroll technology for small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs), today announces the introduction of its new generative AI-powered productivity assistant ...
Scrabble tournament brings awareness to low literacy rates in Canada
Hosted by news anchor Kayla-Marie Williams from CP24, and presented by CIBC Foundation, Scrabble for Literacy attracts 200 people, many from Canada’s banks, investment, technology, accounting, and law firms for a one-night, no spellcheck Scrabble ...
PCAOB finds fault with half of Ernst and Young Canada audits inspected
Big Four accounting firm Ernst and Young had multiple deficiencies in half the audits inspected by the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board in the United States in 2022. The PCAOB inspected four EY Canada audits — three in which the firm was the principal auditor — and found deficiencies in two (50% with Part I.
Mass layoffs sweep Canada as interest rate hikes push economy toward recession
Bell Canada Enterprises announced on February 8 that it was slashing 9 percent of its workforce, accounting for 4,800 jobs, adding to a rising wave of layoffs sweeping the country.
Canada's investment slowdown post-2000s analyzed
A study titled “Investment Slowdown in Canada After the Mid-2000s: The Role of Competition and Intangibles” investigates the reasons behind the weakened capital investment among Canadian firms since the mid-2000s.
Canada sees a 2.9 per cent drop in its inflation rate
Statistics Canada released a consumer price index report stating the inflation rate fell in January. Akshit Sehgal, 23, an accounting bookkeeper in Mississauga has seen changes in gas prices from the past month which he feels turned out to be a relief on ...