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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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09.14.15

HomeEquity Bank launches Mortgage Broker Direct

TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2015 - HomeEquity Bank launches its new “Mortgage Broker Direct (MBD)” program this week. For the first time, mortgage brokers will be able to submit deals directly to the bank via D+H Expert upon being certified. Last year, HomeEquity Bank’s broker business saw a growth of 39%, with over 1,000 mortgage brokers sending in referrals with an average deal size of $150,000. The Mortgage Broker Direct program through HomeEquity Bank will offer a no-fee certification process to a limited number of mortg

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06.02.15

HomeEquity Bank 2015 Retirement Study

In a first-of-its-kind study HomeEquity Bank has asked Canadians about their hopes and plans for retirement.The goal is to compare Canadians’ financial expectations for retirement with their financial reality once they finish working. Download the complete report View the full infographics: [gallery link="file" ids="661,660,659"]

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01.20.15

HomeEquity Bank Reports Record Annual Originations

TORONTO, Jan. 13, 2015 /CNW/ - HomeEquity Bank announced today its 2014 originations grew by 23% YOY and reached $309MM. As of Dec. 31, 2014, the HomeEquity Bank portfolio of reverse mortgages has surpassed $1.7 billion. The strong YOY growth can be attributed to an increase in direct inquiries from consumers as well as continued growth through referral partners including banks and mortgage brokers. "With the current demographic trends and extended life expectancy we project reverse mortgage originations to grow at 25

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03.10.21

Six-in-10 Canadians 55+ Can’t Fully Cover the Costs of In-Home Care

HomeEquity Bank-commissioned Ipsos survey finds 88% of Canadians 55+ can’t fully pay for in-home care for their aging parents. Almost half of Canadians 55+ are now considering in-home care because of the pandemic. New book Home Run: The Reverse Mortgage Advantage outlines the product’s many benefits as study finds 75% of Canadians 55+ are concerned about their financial well-being. March 10, 2021 (TORONTO, ON) — Over 20% of Canadians 55 and up are considering tapping into their home’s equity to pay for

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11.12.20

HomeEquity Bank Completes 2020 Reverse Mortgage Loan Sale Program, with $100 Million Sold to Concentra Bank

Program highlights HomeEquity Bank's ability to find attractive liquidity sources to support growth TORONTO, Nov. 12, 2020 /CNW/ - HomeEquity Bank today announced that it has sold about $100 million of reverse mortgages to Concentra Bank. This is only the second time that HomeEquity Bank has completed its annual program for sale of reverse mortgages to another financial institution, highlighting the company's consistent leadership in Canada's reverse mortgage sector. "The success of this program speaks to ou

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10.29.20

HomeEquity Bank Rallies Canadians with Virtual Call to Arms to Support the Digital Poppy

The Digital Poppy, part of the Royal Canadian Legion’s National Poppy Campaign, is more important than ever as the pandemic takes its toll Pause to Remember campaign enables veterans to band together and stand shoulder-to-shoulder and share their stories of heroism on the virtual battle field with other players One of Canada’s oldest veteran influencers returns to support the Digital Poppy initiative TORONTO, Oct. 29, 2020 ­– As the proud Presenting Partner of the 2020 Royal Canadian Legion’s Digital Po

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10.15.20

HomeEquity Bank Recognized as One of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies for Fifth Consecutive Year

TORONTO, Oct. 15, 2020 – HomeEquity Bank, provider of the CHIP Reverse Mortgage announced today it has been named to the Growth List ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. “HomeEquity Bank is humbled to be a part of this distinguished Growth List, especially in an unprecedented year that has seen so many Canadians businesses impacted by this pandemic,” said Steven Ranson, HomeEquity Bank’s President and CEO. “We’re very fortunate to be in the position we’re in, and it’s all thanks to the hard wor

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Pause to Remember
10.05.20

HomeEquity Bank Wins International Awards for Pause to Remember Campaign Honouring Veterans

Bronze and Silver Pencils won in multiple categories at the prestigious The One Show awards HomeEquity Bank brings home the gold at the AME Awards in New York Two gold awards from Strategy Magazine TORONTO, Oct. 5, 2020 /CNW/ - HomeEquity Bank, provider of the CHIP Reverse Mortgage, and its creative agency of record, Zulu Alpha Kilo, have won prestigious international awards for their Pause to Remember campaign in support of the Royal Canadian Legion's Digital Poppy. Leading video game

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