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Locate your financial company in the Greater Toronto Area: Why Halton is the ideal choice.
Presented by Halton Region
February 10, 2016
Watch a recording of the webinar.
Located just 30-minutes west of Downtown Toronto — the second largest financial centre in North America – Halton has successfully built a financial services sector among firms that value the talent pool in the region, greater affordability in commercial real estate and ready access to international airports. The people who work in this sector appreciate the lifestyle benefits, job opportunities and shorter commuting times between work and home. They also know that Canada has the soundest banking system in the world.
Companies with a notable presence in Halton include:
Affiliates of these global financing companies have also set up shop in Halton:
These major factors bring and retain financial services to Halton:
Supporting Halton's financial services sector is a growing pool of knowledge workers who comprise one of the most educated workforces in Canada. Among Halton residents, 74 per cent have a post-secondary education and a growing number work in the financial industry.
Halton is surrounded by many of the leading business schools in Canada including:
These schools turn out graduates who are sought after and recruited by Halton's financial services companies.
Our Economic Development team works with financial services companies to identify opportunities and location preferences throughout the region. With our knowledge and our contacts, we can provide the full range of support services and essential information on Halton's economy, labour force, hiring, business costs, infrastructure, real estate and lifestyles.
For more information about Halton or to get connected to opportunities, contact us.
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Halton Region is composed of
the City of Burlington,
the Town of Halton Hills,
the Town of Milton,
and the Town of Oakville .