Financial Services

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Nova Scotia is North America’s nearshore centre for the financial services industry. As the most central point between the Americas and Europe, our strategic location and significant advantages have attracted top tier international financial services and insurance firms, who have set up mid/back office and shared services operations for both captive and outsourcing clients.

This strategic geographic location and time zone, key cost savings, attractive incentives, and access to a talented workforce are the key components to a competitive advantage that has major firms continuing to choose Nova Scotia.

Contact us to find out what Citco Fund Services, Admiral Insurance, Manulife Financial, and many others have already discovered – Nova Scotia is your next location.

Global companies are choosing
Nova Scotia, Canada

Since 2006, Nova Scotia's financial services and insurance industry has experienced significant growth with major international firms establishing operations in Halifax, including:

Citco Fund Services

Marsh Captive Solutions

Mitsubishi UFJ Fund Services

Admiral Insurance

Meridian Fund Services

CIBC Mellon 

Conifer Fund Services

Castle Hall Alternatives

Admiral Administration

BF&M Insurance


Beaumont Advisors


TD Bank


Top 5 Reasons to consider Nova Scotia


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