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York Region:
Financial & Professional Services

The Financial & Professional Services sector in Toronto area's York Region is over 6,500 companies strong. You will find global corporations and startups in the Region, supporting over 60,000 sector related jobs.
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Ontario’s 2nd Largest Financial Hub

York Region’s financial and professional services community is a complete eco-system with multinationals and a thriving fintech hub. Key industry players such as, Aviva, Allstate, Combined Insurance, BGIS, Deloitte, Desjardins, KPMG, Morrison Hershfield, PwC, TD Waterhouse, WSPN, to name a few have headquarters, regional, or back-office operations here.

  • Second highest number of financial, insurance and accounting services firms (sub-sectors) in the Greater Toronto Area with over 6,500 companies
  • The financial and professional services industry sector in the Region supports over 60,000 jobs
  • A fast-growing FinTech cluster with over 50 companies including Canadian and global industry leaders as XE.com, Real Matters, Everlink Payment Services, Ceridian, Doxim, Giesecke & Devrient, Paymentus, Toogood Financial, and others.

Data sources: Statistics Canada, Canadian Business Counts December 2020; York Region Employment Survey 2019

How Does York Region Compare To Canadian Financial Hubs?

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YORK REGION HAS THE MOST FINANCE & INSURANCE FIRMS OF GREATER TORONTO’S 905 AREAS
Statistics Canada, CBC June 2020

YORK REGION HAS THE SECOND LARGEST CONCENTRATION OF FINANCIAL, INSURANCE, AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICES SECTOR PER CAPITA AMONGST CANADIAN CITIES
# of Financial firms per 1,000 residents | Statistics Canada, CBC December 2020; Census 2016

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