A successfully crowdfunded high-resolution 3D scanner is now shipping.read more
Vantage Analytics has raised their first funding round at $1.1 million.read more
Algolux today raised $2.6 million.
The Series A round was led by by Real Ventures, with participation from a consortium of angel investors.read more
FreshGrade has raised $4.3 million in seed funding.read more
Desire2Learn has raised an $85 million round of financing.read more
July was a slow month for M&A in Canada, mainly because we don't count the remaining purchase of Bell Aliant by BCE as a technology deal.
There were only 16 transactions generating a total of $269M CAD in announced value for July after a $373M June.read more
Tacit Innovations has closed a $450,000 seed funding round from the Laurier Startup Fund and angel investors.read more
Gibraltar & Company, a Toronto-based technology investment management firm, today announced the launch and first close of Gibraltar Ventures Fund One Limited Partnership.read more
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The Investment Industry Association of Canada wants the federal government to offer tax breaks to investors in small businesses so they fewer are forced to merge, exit, or shut down.read more
The workplace as we know it is shifting.read more
Someone recently asked me, “Mike, you’ve been selling all your life. Tell me, what’s the secret to becoming a top performer?”
This got me thinking about whether I could distil the many elements of sales success down to 20 key principles. I thought about the habits of the super salespeople I’ve known over the years and came up with this list. Adopt one of these habits each day for the next 20 days, and you too could be a top performer.read more
After an uncertain first decade of the 21st century, Canadian technology companies have been mounting a comeback on Canada’s leading public equities markets, Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV). The performance of the innovation sector – comprised of the technology, clean technology, renewable energy, and life sciences sectors – on the two exchanges has thrust it back into a well-deserved spotlight and is giving companies (and their backers) new options for raising capital.read more