First North has experience servicing many of our industry’s leading company’s, including:


Tactico (Montreal)

Tactico is a venture capital firm that offers a hands-on approach to investing seed capital in startups and entities in transition. Tactico specifically helps First North with advisory for capital investment, assistance with strategic customer engagements and providing market expertise specific to the Province of Quebec. They offer strategic guidance, mentoring, shared services and direct involvement in the venture.

In addition to providing capital, Tactico’s partners offer to assist business stakeholders improve future strategic direction of the company. Depending on the need, Tactico can offer shared resources and access to skilled professionals to create value and drive business growth.

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Chappuis Halder & Co.

Chappuis Halder & Co. is an international management consulting firm dedicated to financial services, with 8 offices in the main financial centers around the world and more than 200 professionals specialized in business transformation, risk management, and strategic development for banks, insurers, capital markets and wealth management. First North is a member of the CH Alliance network, which allows First North to leverage CH&Co.’s global delivery capability and expertise on multijurisdictional engagements.

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SIDE is an autonomous utility platform that provides the securities industry better risk management at a lower cost. SIDEchain™ is a distributed ledger technology (DLT, or Blockchain) application delivered to industry trade counterparty’s as a data exchange. Asset managers, broker dealers and custodians have highly restricted access to their own information from a single source of truth, the SIDE Ledger. The platform eliminates manual reconciliation and addresses environmental impact by reducing carbon footprint.

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