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Toronto's Financial District is marked by a cluster of skyscrapers - some of the highest in Canada - visible for many kilometers outside of the city. Home to the head offices of many Canadian and international companies as well as all the major banks (each has their own building), the financial district is the cockpit of the Canadian economy as well as its civic core with both City and Metro Halls found here. The northern part of this precinct has been dubbed Toronto's "Discovery District" as it's home to many medical and research institutions.
Financial District Features
Vital Signs report paints a new portrait of Toronto's growing population
Wednesday, October 02, 2013
The 2013 Vital Signs report indicates a city in rapid transition, bringing with it a new realm of opportunities and challenges. We summarize some of the findings in the first of many features dedicated to breaking down the issues outlined in the Vital Signs report.
Ukulele gangsters will shake up unhappy public transit commutes
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Entrepreneur Adil Dhalla has put together a ukulele orchestra to make the TTC morning commute happier. Project Ukulele Gangsterism will feature spontaneous public transit demonstrations culminating in a music video for an Emersonian-inspired track called "Have An Awesome Day."
Underground living: Has PATH become more than just a place to eat lunch & escape the cold?
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
With a history going back to the early 1900s, PATH has made life easier for downtown workers. But with more residential buildings tapping in, could it be turning into a real neighbhourhood?
A pinker kind of company: How LGBT inclusivity is good for business
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Supporting LGBT employees doesn't just make for a more comfortable work environment. Members of the Pride at Work group argue that it also boosts the bottom line.
Angel's den: It's not just the money that attracts entrepreneurs to the annual TiEQuest competition
Wednesday, April 04, 2012
For the semi-finalists in the TiEQuest business venture competition, the coaching and networking opportunities turn out to be as valuable as the prize money. That doesn't mean they don't give it their all.
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Source: Conference Board of Canada
Mohawk College wins top regional Smart Commute award
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Toronto start-ups reach new heights, literally
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Source: The New York Times
Toronto's aging bank towers go green
Source: Toronto Star
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Source: Architectural Record
Canada's banks among the world's safest
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