TickSmith Named One of Canada’s Top 50 FinTechs by the Digital Finance Institute
The Institute conducted research with stakeholders to gather data to help identify the leading companies in Canada.
Montreal, QC (July 18, 2019) – Digital Finance Institute released a list of the 50 top performing FinTechs in Canada based on disruption of service, scalability, growth, external adoption and innovation. TickSmith is among a leading group of companies that specialize in FinTech categories such as capital markets, insurance, Blockchain, RegTech, payments and finance.
TickSmith’s CTO, Tony Bussieres, says, “We are excited to be recognized in such a list alongside some spectacular, high-performing companies. TickSmith is growing globally and is continuously offering innovative big data solutions to the marketplace to solve real-world problems around compliance and trading.”
Since first launching in 2012, TickSmith has been acquiring some top tier clients in the capital markets industry such as National Bank of Canada and CME Group. TickSmith has also tripled their number of employees in the past two years, now with more than 50 employees and growing.
TickSmith specializes in Big Data technology and believes the increase in quantity and variety of data is a once in a generation change in Capital Markets infrastructure requirements. Driven by more data intensive data requirements for trading, compliance, artificial intelligence and machine learning, there has never been so much traditional and alternative data to work with. TickSmith’s highly scalable platforms, built on open-source technologies, are crucial in today’s data-driven world.