Companies in the financial technology sector, commonly known as fintech, are often seen as bold innovators that are willing to go where traditional banks fear to tread.read more
I’ve written previously about how a driving factor for refreshing hardware and software should go beyond the security, maintenance and productivity arguments and instead focus on the role IT can play in recruitment and the future success of your business by helping you become more attractive to the best and brightest talent available.read more
Toronto-based food delivery startup Hurrier has been acquired by foodora, a Berlin-based online food ordering company.
“It’s definitely exciting for us,” says David Albert, foodora's managing director in Canada.
The move, part of foodora’s global expansion plans, will allow the company to gain an existing customer base in Canada.read more
Trulioo, a provider of online identity verification, this week announced that former PayPal veteran Amy Penn has been appointed as Vice President of Sales to help the company capitalize on its escalating sales growth, particularly in the payments sector.read more
Breather, a provider of on-demand private workspaces, today announced that they’ve raised a $20 million (USD) Series B round of financing.read more
Spacefy, a Toronto-based startup touted as an "AirBnB for creative spaces," is the first early-stage tech firm to be successfully seed funded through InvestX's Waverley.read more
Montreal-based Lightspeed, which develops cloud-based point-of-sale systems for retailers and restaurants, has raised an $80 million investment round, the company announced on Wednesday.read more
App developer Zonetail has raised capital.read more
Ottawa's You.i TV announced today they have closed a $15 million round of growth capital.
You.i TV is a software company that is reinventing how TV operators and programmers build multiscreen applications.
The funding was led by Los Angeles-based Kayne Partners, the growth private equity group of Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, an alternative investment firm managing over USD $27 billion in assets.read more
The Ashley Madison saga we have all endured over the past two months could go one of two ways.read more
Following the success of its latest title, "Jurassic World: The Game," Ludia this week announced a new $30 million investment and the creation of 100 new positions.read more
NoviFlow has raised a Series A round of capital.read more
The media is good for a lot of reasons, but not always.read more