05.15.17

HOMEEQUITY BANK RELEASES DEBT AND HOMEOWNERSHIP STUDY

TORONTO, May 15, 2017 – HomeEquity Bank, provider of the CHIP Reverse Mortgage™, today published the findings of its proprietary research study “The Home Stretch: A Review of Debt and Home Ownership Among Canadian Seniors.” The results of the national study outline increasingly troubling trends: as Canada’s population ages, the ability to retain and maintain a home is progressively compromised by record household debt levels, modest long-term savings, the decline of defined-benefit pensions and extended life exp

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11.10.16

HomeEquity Bank Achieves Gold Ranking in AON’s 2017 Best Employers Survey

TORONTO, November 10, 2016 -- HomeEquity Bank, Canada’s provider of the CHIP Reverse Mortgage™ and the only Schedule 1 bank dedicated solely to mature Canadian homeowners, has placed Gold in AON’s 2017 Best Employers survey. The recognition reflects HomeEquity Bank’s high employee-satisfaction rating, significant growth and revenue and a unique corporate culture that motivates employees to succeed. The company’s first-rate benefits packages and community initiative sponsorships have also contributed to its ranki

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09.15.16

HomeEquity Bank Listed on the 2016 PROFIT 500

TORONTO, Sept. 15, 2016 /CNW/ - Canadian Business and PROFIT today placed HomeEquity Bank on the 28th annual PROFIT 500, the definitive ranking of Canada's Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the October issue of Canadian Business and at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their five-year revenue growth. HomeEquity Bank, the only national provider of reverse mortgages in Canada, placed 475 on the 2016 PROFIT 500 list, thanks to a five-year revenue growth of 80%. The company's total revenu

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07.06.16

Yvonne Ziomecki named one of CMP Magazine’s Women of Influence

TORONTO, July 6, 2016 – HomeEquity Bank is pleased to announce that Yvonne Ziomecki, SVP, Marketing & Sales is named one of Canadian Mortgage Professional (CMP) Magazine’s Women of Influence. In the issue out on stands now, Yvonne credits the power of a strong network and support system as her secret to consistent results and her coveted work-life balance. “Balancing work with personal life, especially the needs of my children and finding time for myself, it’s not always easy. Having a strong network is key.

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06.22.16

HomeEquity Bank announces partnership with Kurt Browning

TORONTO, June 22, 2016 /CNW/ - HomeEquity Bank, the only Canadian bank working exclusively with seniors, is proud to announce its new spokesperson is Canadian figure skating icon Kurt Browning. Kurt Browning is a Canadian figure skater, choreographer and commentator. He is a four-time World Champion and four-time Canadian national champion. "We're thrilled to be partnering with Kurt," said Yvonne Ziomecki, SVP, Marketing & Sales at HomeEquity Bank. "It was important to us to work with someone Canadians view as tru

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08.28.17

HomeEquity Bank and Balmoral Village Announce New Partnership To Benefit Retiring Canadians

[August 28, 2017, Toronto] - Balmoral Village is proud to be the first new home community to partner with HomeEquity Bank, Canada’s only provider of the CHIP Reverse Mortgage. “We are thrilled to have been chosen as the first development project to partner with HomeEquity bank, a company with a long track record of helping Canadian seniors with financial planning options. We are confident this will be of great value to our condo purchasers,” says Thomas Vincent, President, Balmoral Village. The visionary ‘Age I

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07.25.17

(APP)ropriate At Any Age

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07.09.17

Protecting Canadian Seniors

June is Senior’s Month in Ontario, and this year’s theme is “Living Your Best Life.” As we honour the contribution of Ontario seniors this month, it is important to remember that seniors can be more vulnerable to various forms of abuse. In fact, 62.5% of all elder abuse cases in Ontario are financial in nature. This statistic makes it difficult for seniors to live a financially secure retirement, let alone their very best life. The high incidence of financially-based elder abuse typically involves a family member or

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05.31.17

CEO STEVEN RANSON DELIVERS KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT THE CIFP CONFERENCE

OTTAWA, May 31, 2017 – Steven Ranson, President and CEO of HomeEquity Bank, Canada’s only provider of the CHIP Reverse Mortgage™, today delivered a keynote address at the 2017 Canadian Institute of Financial Planners (CIFP) Conference. Ranson’s address was titled “An Untapped Partnership: Helping Canadians with Prudent Retirement Planning.” The theme of the 2017 CIFP conference, “Canada – Planning for Another 150 Years,” focuses on three critical financial planning components: retirement and lifestyle pl

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04.27.17

HomeEquity Bank Continues Steady Growth with Strong Q1 Results

TORONTO, April 27, 2017 /CNW/ - HomeEquity Bank, provider of the CHIP Reverse Mortgage™, continued its steady performance in Q1 of fiscal 2017. The company posted a 27 per cent year over year increase in mortgage originations. The strong Q1 results demonstrate ongoing growth in demand for reverse mortgages among Canadian seniors. In 2016, HomeEquity posted record growth of 26 per cent. With strong, steady ownership by Birch Hill Equity Partners, HomeEquity Bank has continued to grow its business while working with cl

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