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Canadian VC Funding Hits All-Time High

For companies looking to raise capital in Canada, the market is a favorable one. The amount of venture capital (VC) being invested is at an all-time high, with $11.8 billion spread across 568 deals. Canada's previous highest year on record was 2019 when 560 deals amounted to $6.2 billion.
Read by 59% of LPs March 05, 2020

Big Trends In Canada's Private Equity Bull Market

We are now beginning the second decade of the private equity bull market in Canada. The surge of PE investment in the last 10 years has shifted the ground of Canadian and global corporate finance.
Read by 52% of LPs January 20, 2020

Head Of Canada Pension Fund Warns On Rush To Iliquid Assets

The biggest global funds should all be monitoring their investments in illiquid assets, according to the head of Canada's largest pension fund.
Read by 70% of LPs January 20, 2020

Private Equity Is 'Still Robust,' Says Canada Pension CEO

Mark Machin, chief executive officer of the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, discusses portfolio diversification and the outlook for private equity and venture capital markets. He also comments on ESG investing.
Read by 64% of LPs November 12, 2019

Canada Becoming A Startup Mecca Rivaling Silicon Valley

The entrepreneurial ecosystem is booming in major cities in Canada, thanks to government incentives, a growing tech talent pool and access to venture capital.
Read by 80% of LPs October 15, 2019

Canadian Venture Capital Sufficiency Study: Key Takeaways

Canada ranks third in venture capital dollars invested, but businesses that rely exclusively on the U.S. and other foreign funding in their series A round raise more money than Canadian-financed firms.
Read by 32% of LPs August 14, 2019

Canadian Tech Companies Raise $2.8B Of VC In H1

Venture capital investment in Canadian technology companies sustained a robust pace in the second quarter of 2019, with $1.4 billion deployed across 153 financings.
Read by 55% of LPs July 09, 2019

Canadian VC, Startup Predictions For 2019

At the beginning of each year, I look backwards and forwards on trends shaping the Canadian technology startup industry. It is mid-year, and I have a bit of recharging time before I start my new role at [...]
Read by 48% of LPs January 31, 2019

Canadian PE Market Sees Record $37.2B Invested In 2018

Energy and environmental companies captured the largest share of dollar flows in 2018, or 33 percent. Information technology and media companies took the largest share of deals, or 16 percent.
Read by 31% of LPs January 17, 2019

Canadian VC Climbs To 18-Year High In 2018

Canada's venture capital market broke records in 2018, its ninth straight year of growth. The milestones included the most financings sized $100 million or more.
Read by 46% of LPs