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Crowdfunding gains momentum - Yahoo Malaysia News

Crowdfunding gains momentum
Yahoo Malaysia News
That would represent about 1.8 times the total global venture capital investments in 2012. Italy and New Zealand are among countries that have allowed companies to raise capital online, while Japan's Parliament passed a bill in May that may see equity ...

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Canada-Poland innovation panel discussion - National Journal

Canada-Poland innovation panel discussion
National Journal
Canada also recognizes the importance of the venture capital industry to Canada's future productivity growth. Venture capital plays an important role in promoting a more innovative economy by providing the investment and resources needed for ...

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Partnership to collaborate on bio-stimulants - agprofessional.com

Partnership to collaborate on bio-stimulants
agprofessional.com
... conducted by Axter with Inocucor's second-generation product, a cell-free growth stimulant. Inocucor recently received two rounds of venture capital funding from Montreal-based Cycle Capital Management, a Canadian Cleantech venture capital fund.

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Northleaf Venture commits $10 mln to Version One Ventures Fund III - Thomson Reuters’ peHUB (press r

Northleaf Venture commits $10 mln to Version One Ventures Fund III
Thomson Reuters' peHUB (press release)
“We are pleased to be an anchor institutional investor in one of Canada's most promising venture capital funds,” said Ian Carew, Director of Northleaf Capital Partners, the manager of NVCF. “The investment in Version One furthers NVCF's strategy of ...

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Venture-Backed Sky Solar Plans $173M US IPO - China Money Network

China Money Network

Venture-Backed Sky Solar Plans $173M US IPO
China Money Network
It has developed and completed 186 solar parks with a total capacity of more than 175 megawatt in Greece, Japan, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Spain, Canada and Germany. It also owns and operates more than 50 megawatt of solar parks located in ...

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Venture-Backed Sky Solar Plans $173M US IPO - China Money Network

China Money Network

Venture-Backed Sky Solar Plans $173M US IPO
China Money Network
It has developed and completed 186 solar parks with a total capacity of more than 175 megawatt in Greece, Japan, Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Spain, Canada and Germany. It also owns and operates more than 50 megawatt of solar parks located in ...

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Silicon Valley’s billion dollar start-up failures - BBC News

BBC News

Silicon Valley's billion dollar start-up failures
BBC News
According to Bill Reichert, of early stage venture capital fund Garage Technology Ventures, what's driving the spending is the fierce and growing competition between the biggest start-ups. Often firms like the taxi hire app Uber have little ...

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Saskatoon’s Superior Cabinets Builds Its Way Back to Win the 2014 BDC … - DigitalJournal.com

Saskatoon's Superior Cabinets Builds Its Way Back to Win the 2014 BDC ...
DigitalJournal.com
MONTREAL, Oct. 23, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), in partnership with the Turnaround Management Association, Montreal Chapter (TMA-Montreal), awarded the first BDC Entrepreneurial Resiliency Award to ... With almost ...

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VC-backed ProNai adds five to senior management staff - Thomson Reuters’ peHUB (press release)

VC-backed ProNai adds five to senior management staff
Thomson Reuters' peHUB (press release)
ProNAi Therapeutics, a developer of nucleic acid therapeutics, has expanded its senior management team with five additions. Joining the firm are Dr. Angie You as chief business and strategy officer and head of commercial; Wendy Chapman as senior vice ...

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VC-backed ProNai adds five to senior management staff - Thomson Reuters’ peHUB (press release)

VC-backed ProNai adds five to senior management staff
Thomson Reuters' peHUB (press release)
ProNAi Therapeutics, a developer of nucleic acid therapeutics, has expanded its senior management team with five additions. Joining the firm are Dr. Angie You as chief business and strategy officer and head of commercial; Wendy Chapman as senior vice ...

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 10/23
Canadian Venture Capital Firm Launches $35 Million Fund to Invest in Tech … - Techvibes (blog)

TechCrunch

Canadian Venture Capital Firm Launches $35 Million Fund to Invest in Tech ...
Techvibes (blog)
The early-stage fund venture capital firm for technology startups has raised $35 million for Fund II. The Vancouver-born VC firm says it will spread the capital across up to 25 companies at the Seed and Stage A stages. The fund, which was anchored by ...
Boris Wertz's Version One raises second VC fundThe Globe and Mail

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Major Survey Maps the Current Nature of Business Angel Investing in the UK - The NextWomen Business

Major Survey Maps the Current Nature of Business Angel Investing in the UK
The NextWomen Business Magazine
It has expanded the pool of angel finance by attracting new angel investors and has contributed to closing the equity gap of £500,000 - £2m created by the decline in venture capital and their shift to later and larger deals. The ambitious entrepreneur ...

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Major Survey Maps the Current Nature of Business Angel Investing in the UK - The NextWomen Business

Major Survey Maps the Current Nature of Business Angel Investing in the UK
The NextWomen Business Magazine
It has expanded the pool of angel finance by attracting new angel investors and has contributed to closing the equity gap of £500,000 - £2m created by the decline in venture capital and their shift to later and larger deals. The ambitious entrepreneur ...

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FOSS4G PDX Conference: Geospatial Technological Innovation and Diversity … - DirectionsMag.com

FOSS4G PDX Conference: Geospatial Technological Innovation and Diversity ...
DirectionsMag.com
There was some business buzz at the conference with the news that CartoDB was taking on $7 million in venture capital investment. CartoDB completes a trifecta, joining Boundless and MapBox, as a recipient of significant VC investment ... What was ...

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FOSS4G PDX Conference: Geospatial Technological Innovation and Diversity … - DirectionsMag.com

FOSS4G PDX Conference: Geospatial Technological Innovation and Diversity ...
DirectionsMag.com
There was some business buzz at the conference with the news that CartoDB was taking on $7 million in venture capital investment. CartoDB completes a trifecta, joining Boundless and MapBox, as a recipient of significant VC investment ... What was ...

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The Canadian-born, U.S.-headquartered MDC Partners has acquired a majority stake in Capital C and Kenna, two Toronto-area agencies.

GigPark announced on August 24th, that they had been purchased by the Yellow Pages. Hey Noah, congratulations to you and the team there.

The Ontario government is doing something truly unique and laudable says John Albright of JLA Ventures. Last week Ontario's Ministry of Research and Innovation announced a new $205-million fund to help stimulate the province's early-stage ventures.

According to a University of Laval Professor, Canada's Labour Sponsor Funds kill innovation rather than create it. Read the press release here.

MediaScrape lands new venture round of $3.2 million. Chris Dingle has been appointed President and Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Dingle was the founding CTO of 24/7 Real Media which sold recently to WPP for $637 million.

University Technologies International (UTI) - IGNITE - announces the closing of two first-round financings for two IGNITE companies, Profero Energy Inc. and Circle Cardiovascular Imaging Inc.

Kleer Inc. based in California but with a plant in Ottawa landed a $28 million round for its wireless audio product development.

The Ottawa Citizen ran this story a few days ago. We've been saying this for years now. When will the public sector make it easier for investment in the province's tech sector?

Rick Nathan of the Canadian Venture Capital Association has an optimistic view of the current credit crunch.

MSBi Capital announces the addition of two new partners François Gauvin and John Elton.

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