Equitable Bank increases prime rate
Equitable Bank (the “Bank” or “Equitable”), a wholly owned subsidiary of EQB Inc. (the “Company”) (TSX: EQB) (TSX: EQB.PR.C) (TSX: EQB.R) announced it is increasing its prime lending rate by 50 basis points to 5.95% from 5.45%, effective October 27, 2022.
About Equitable Bank
EQB Inc. trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: EQB, EQB.PR.C and EQB.R) and serves more than 340,000 Canadians through its wholly owned subsidiary Equitable Bank, Canada’s Challenger Bank™. Equitable Bank has a clear mandate to drive change in Canadian banking to enrich people’s lives. Founded over 50 years ago, Equitable Bank provides diversified personal and commercial banking and through its EQ Bank platform (eqbank.ca) has been named the top Schedule I Bank in Canada on the Forbes World’s Best Banks 2022 and 2021 lists.