Peter Moreira

Peter Moreira spent more than 30 years in journalism in Asia, Europe and North America.

He worked with The Deal of New York, covering M&A, private equity and VC markets in the U.S. and Canada for six years and serving four years as London Bureau Chief. At Bloomberg, he covered European and U.K. banking and finance. He previously worked for the South China Morning Post in Hong Kong, Knight-Ridder Financial in Hong Kong and Seoul , and the Canadian Press's parliamentary bureau in Ottawa.

His writing has appeared in USA Today, the Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star, National Post, the Chronicle-Herald and the Independent on Sunday (London). Peter is a graduate of the Canadian Securities Course. He is the author of Hemingway on the China Front (Potomac, 2006) and Backwater: Nova Scotia's Economic Decline (Nimbus 2009).

His most recent book, The Jew Who Defeated Hitler, the story of Henry Morgenthau Jr.’s work in financing the Allied effort in WWII, was published in autumn 2014.

Articles by Peter Moreira

Innovacorp Invests in a Better Motor to Save Oil Industry $1 Billion
Startup Job Growth Slowed in 2014
Can the Tech Community Make Snow Days More Productive?
AutoPulse Plans to Disrupt Automotive Industry in 2016
A Look at Failures in 2014
WaitShare Tackles Wait Times at Walk-in Clinics with Crowdsourcing
McRock Capital Leads $3 Million Investment in RtTech Software
Celtx Raises $3.3 Million Round Led by Build Ventures
Moncton's Qimple Joins 500 Startups
Smartpods Raises Money from BDC, NBIF to Tackle Modern Society's Health Plague: Sitting
Fundmetric Lands BDC Investment
Should You Bother with SR&ED?
Qimple Lures Dream Team of Backers
Ara Labs Pair Secures Startup Visas
Newfoundland Unveils Venture Capital Plans to Fund East-Coast Startups
Atlantic Canadian Startup Community to Get Own Reality TV Show
200 Teachers To Use Agora’s Vizwik
Athletigen Technologies Uses Genetic Analysis to Improve Performance of Athletes
Atlantic Canadian Startups Shine at Startup Empire
Detailing the Harsh Realities of Exits
Making the World a Better Place, One Pizza Order at a Time
Invest Atlantic to Focus on Angels
HWKI’s Wearable Hockey Camera Helps Players Avoid Injuries, Improve Their Game
Startup Empire Conference Brings Best-practice Strategies to Halifax This Month
What To Do About Startups Leaving
Four Launch36 Grads Get BDC Notes
15-Year-Old Canadian Entrepreneur Brings His Startup to Market
Oasis Farmery: Aquaponics Pioneers
Verafin’s Culture Led to $60 Million Deal
Kinduct Buys HealthMet Tech
Parking Startup Aims to Connect Cities
Propel, BioAlliance Win CAIP Funding to Bolster Atlantic Canada's Startup Ecosystem
Proposify Spun Out of Halifax Web Design Firm and Raises $670K
Skyview Capital Acquires NewPace Through Its Portfolio Company
How the Internet of Things is Creating New Business Models
American Private Equity Firm Invests $60 Million in Verafin
Dissecting the Startup Scene in Atlantic Canada [infographic]
The Rounds Raises $1 Million from Innovacorp and Angels
Halifax's Compilr Acquired by
3D Training Software Firm Modest Tree Lands Military Contract
Moncton's Agora Mobile Raises $1 Million for Social Network Based on App Building and Sharing
Government Invests $10 Million in New Atlantic-Canadian Venture Capital Fund
Atlantic Venture Forum Set for June
Wilfrid Laurier University Startup Teknically Wins Canada’s Business Model Competition
Why Developed Countries are Struggling to Channel Capital into Meaningful Innovation
Ara Labs Lands $500K for Cloud-Based Threat Intelligence
Vision Aligned: UserEvents Sells Out to LiveOps
Volta To Launch New Accelerator in Halifax
Smart Skin Raises $3.9 Million Venture Capital Round
Atlantic Canada's Newsmaker of the Year in Tech: An Influx of Institutional Capital
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