Media advisory - Less than 24 hours to go before impak Finance opens its capital for the creation of a responsible bank

First equity crowd-funding campaign of its kind in Canada

MONTREAL, Oct. 11, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Dedicated to building a collaborative financial ecosystem devoted exclusively to the impact economy, impak Finance inc. will be offering Canadians the opportunity to become shareholders starting October 12, 2016 at noon on This is the first time in Canada that equity crowd-funding is open to all citizens from coast-to-coast. In an effort to be as accessible and inclusive as possible, impak Finance has set the minimum investment at $100.

To join the movement, the public is invited to visit:


  • impak Finance aims to create the first Canadian responsible bank 100% dedicated to the impact economy;
  • impak Finance development relies on citizen participation, community initiatives, financial technologies (FinTech) and transparency of its operations;
  • impak Finance aims to enable citizens to become responsible actors of their financial ecosystem;

As part of this campaign, impak Finance's objective is to raise a minimum of $500,000 by December 12, 2016. This amount will be added to the sum recently raised from strategic investors.

About impak Finance Inc.
impak Finance Inc., the collaborative financial ecosystem for a better world ™, was founded by a group of Canadian entrepreneurs, bankers, financiers wanting to positively contribute in meeting some of the greatest social and environmental issues of our time.

Its mission is to connect savers and investors who want to change the world for the better with entrepreneurs and sustainable companies doing just that.

impak Finance is developing a digital collaborative financial ecosystem, locally rooted, transparent, 100% dedicated to the Impact economy in which impak Bank will be the catalyst.


SOURCE impak Finance

For further information: For media inquiries, please contact: Mary Zajac, Argyle Public Relationships,, 416.968.7311 ext. 260

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