Awards and Recognition

The Industry is Abuzz with EQ Bank

EQ Bank strives to help Canadians meet their financial goals. We do this by providing a better banking experience, and any time our efforts land us in the spotlight, it reaffirms our passion and spreads the word throughout the industry.

From awards to financial recommendations and personal testimonials, let’s find out what people are saying.

2017 Personal Finance Awards WINNER

For the inaugural personal finance awards, the EQ Bank Savings Plus Account was recognized as the top high-interest savings account, highlighted for its 2.30%* interest rate, no monthly fee and 5 free monthly Interac e-Transfers®.

2017 Best of Finance WINNER annually recognizes the top products in the personal finance industry, and for the second year in a row EQ Bank was awarded “best savings account,” highlighted for the 2.30%* interest rate of the Savings Plus Account.


EQ Bank earned a bronze at Canada’s premier advertising awards in the “launch of new product/service” category, for the “We Don’t Build Branches” campaign that netted 17,000 new customer sign-ups and an 89% increase in web traffic.

Canadians are talking about EQ Bank

The Wild Decoelis

This one-stop parenting blog shared their personal experience with using EQ Bank GICs to make their travel dreams come true.


In MoneySense’s advice article on re-thinking all your money decisions, the EQ Bank Savings Plus Account was featured as a reason for why savings accounts can make sense as an investment option.

*Interest is calculated daily on the total closing balance and paid monthly. Rates are per annum and subject to change without notice.