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Feb 12, 2014, 10:36 ET

GE Canada and EDC co-host Canadian high-tech companies to boost competitiveness in the global aerospace market

BROMONT, QC, Feb. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - GE Canada and Export Development Canada (EDC) are working together to identify and introduce innovative and...

Feb 05, 2014, 08:50 ET

EDC opens representation in Bogota as Canadian companies ramp up interest in market

BOGOTA, Colombia, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC), Canada's leading provider of trade financing and insurance, today opened...

Jan 23, 2014, 14:44 ET

Export Development Canada issues first Green Bond

OTTAWA, Jan. 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) today priced its first Green Bond in the principal amount of USD 300 million,...

Jan 21, 2014, 10:36 ET

EDC's finance and bonding solutions now available to all Canadian suppliers into Hebron and White Rose platforms

ST. JOHN'S, Jan. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC), Canada's leading financier and insurer of Canadian exporting companies, today...

Dec 05, 2013, 11:40 ET

Exporter confidence rises again, first consecutive confidence gains since 2009: Export Development Canada

OTTAWA, Dec. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian exporters and investors are feeling somewhat bullish about future prospects, according to a semi-annual...

Oct 29, 2013, 10:45 ET

The new growth cycle is finally here: EDC forecasts sustained global and Canadian growth

OTTAWA, Oct. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - A new forecast by Export Development Canada (EDC), the country's leading financier and insurer of exporting...

Jun 27, 2013, 10:32 ET

Exporter confidence ticks up, less pessimism about Europe and world markets: EDC survey

OTTAWA, June 27, 2013 /CNW/ - The confidence of Canadian exporters and investors rose slightly compared to the previous 6 months, according to a...

Jun 11, 2013, 10:00 ET

EDC announces 30 winners for its 2013 International Business Scholarships Program

OTTAWA, June 11, 2013 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) today announced the recipients of its 2013 International Business Scholarship...

May 27, 2013, 11:30 ET

EDC provides USD 200 M surety bond reinsurance facility to Brazil's Odebrecht Group

SAO PAULO, Brazil, May 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada ("EDC") today announced it is providing an innovative USD 200 million surety...

May 27, 2013, 10:00 ET

EDC announces Acting President & CEO, begins search process for next CEO

OTTAWA, May 27, 2013 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of Export Development Canada (EDC) today announced the appointment of Pierre Gignac, EDC's...

May 22, 2013, 11:17 ET

Metals, not metal-benders, drive Ontario export growth in 2013

OTTAWA, May 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Ontario's international exports are set to grow by 8 per cent this year and another 4 per cent in 2014, according to...

May 21, 2013, 13:30 ET

New Brunswick's export growth modest through 2014, according to EDC

MONCTON, NB, May 21, 2013 /CNW/ - New Brunswick's export story over the next two years will be impacted by slower growth in refined petroleum...

May 16, 2013, 14:30 ET

B.C. shares top spot in export growth, according to EDC

VICTORIA AND VANCOUVER, May 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Back-to-back double-digit increases will vault British Columbia's international exports to the top...

May 15, 2013, 13:30 ET

Alberta export growth steady through 2014 thanks to rising energy production, weaker dollar: EDC

EDMONTON, May 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Alberta's international exports are set for steady growth over the next two years, across all sectors, according...

May 09, 2013, 10:30 ET

Nova Scotia shares top spot in export rankings this year, next

HALIFAX, May 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Nova Scotia's international exports are set for double digit growth in each of the next two years, well ahead of the...

May 08, 2013, 14:06 ET

U.S. recovery to spur growth in Quebec exports through 2014

MONTREAL, May 8, 2013 /CNW/ - The ongoing recovery in the U.S. that is forecast to pick up steam in 2013 will drive Quebec's exports to grow by 8...

Apr 23, 2013, 10:23 ET

Canada's economic growth shifts to exports: EDC Forecast

OTTAWA, April 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Pent-up demand is reappearing in key economic indicators following 4 years of sluggish global performance, setting...

Apr 04, 2013, 10:34 ET

EDC signs USD 600 million of new business in India to help grow Canadian supply into major multinationals

OTTAWA, April 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) reported out today on USD 600 million in new transactions that will facilitate new...

Apr 04, 2013, 09:00 ET

EDC provides €200 M in financing to Spain's Telefónica to purchase BlackBerry products and services

OTTAWA, April 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) today announced that it has provided a €200M working capital facility to...

Apr 03, 2013, 14:11 ET

EDC signs € 500 million agreement with Moroccan Government for future Canadian supply

OTTAWA, April 3, 2013 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the...