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New BDC award aims to reverse stigma of business failure - Canada NewsWire (press release)

New BDC award aims to reverse stigma of business failure
Canada NewsWire (press release)
MONTRÉAL, April 22, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Today, the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC), in partnership with the Turnaround Management Association, Montreal Chapter (TMA-Montreal), launched the BDC Entrepreneurial Resiliency Award. This award is ...

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USDA establishes $150 million rural business investment fund to promote jobs … - mysask.com

USDA establishes $150 million rural business investment fund to promote jobs ...
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In this April 4, 2013 photo a central Illinois corn and soybean farmer cultivates his field for spring planting in Waverly, Ill. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Seth Perlman. DES MOINES, Iowa - The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Monday a new ... The ...

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Investing regrets? I’ve had a few - MetroNews Canada

Investing regrets? I've had a few
MetroNews Canada
A survey by venturebeat.com discovered that 46 per cent of angel, or venture, capital investors rued the investments they made or didn't make in 2013. Here is my regret ... I've long owned Canadian National and considered it superior to CP. However ...

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Fresh off a trade mission, Holland & Knight eyes more business in Mexico - Boston Business Journal

Fresh off a trade mission, Holland & Knight eyes more business in Mexico
Boston Business Journal
Mexico is the third largest importer and exporter to Massachusetts, after Canada and China, according to the state's economic development office. In 2013, Massachusetts exported approximately $1.86 billion worth of goods and services to Mexico.

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USDA establishes $150 million rural business investment fund to promote jobs … - Courier Islander

USDA establishes $150 million rural business investment fund to promote jobs ...
Courier Islander
In this April 4, 2013 photo a central Illinois corn and soybean farmer cultivates his field for spring planting in Waverly, Ill. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP, Seth Perlman. Previous Next. In this April 4, 2013 photo a central Illinois corn and soybean farmer ...

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TreeHouse Foods to Acquire Protenergy Natural Foods for CAD $170 Million in … - PR Newswire (press

TreeHouse Foods to Acquire Protenergy Natural Foods for CAD $170 Million in ...
PR Newswire (press release)
Founded in 1959, and based in Toronto, Canada, Whitecastle, (through Whitecap Venture Partners, its venture capital partnership with Hobson Equities), provides capital and active operating assistance to early stage high growth companies. For over 25 ...

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Are entrepreneurs doing enough to support next generation? - The Globe and Mail

Are entrepreneurs doing enough to support next generation?
The Globe and Mail
Not long ago, entrepreneur Nicole Verkindt was travelling the country in search of funds for her startup OMX, an online marketplace that connects government contractors with Canadian suppliers in industries such as aerospace and defence. She was ...

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Are entrepreneurs doing enough to support next generation? - The Globe and Mail

Are entrepreneurs doing enough to support next generation?
The Globe and Mail
Not long ago, entrepreneur Nicole Verkindt was travelling the country in search of funds for her startup OMX, an online marketplace that connects government contractors with Canadian suppliers in industries such as aerospace and defence. She was ...

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 04/21
My top 5 stock market regrets - MetroNews Canada

My top 5 stock market regrets
MetroNews Canada
A survey by venturebeat.com discovered that 46 per cent of angel, or venture, capital investors rued the investments they made or didn't make in 2013. Here is my regret ... I've long owned Canadian National and considered it superior to CP. However ...

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 04/20
Teaxpress: Assamese entrepreneur Kaushal Dugar using e-commerce to supply … - Economic Times

Economic Times

Teaxpress: Assamese entrepreneur Kaushal Dugar using e-commerce to supply ...
Economic Times
Kaushal Dugar's speciality e-commerce startup supplies freshly packaged premium teas across some of the most discerning and lucrative markets for high-end teas — Russia, US, Canada and Australia — and is now targeting Japan and China. Although he ...

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Canadian startups turn to ‘the real Dragons’ Den’ - The Globe and Mail

Canadian startups turn to 'the real Dragons' Den'
The Globe and Mail
The firm's clout has helped to boost the scale of venture capital in Canada. Last year, OMERS Ventures participated with partners in two of Canada's biggest-ever venture capital financings – the record-breaking $165-million (U.S.) venture capital deal ...

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Tucker Twitmyer leaves EnerTech Capital - Fortune (blog)

Tucker Twitmyer leaves EnerTech Capital
Fortune (blog)
FORTUNE -- Tucker Twitmyer has left energy-focused venture capital firm EnerTech Capital Partners after a 10-year run, Fortune has learned. His next stop will be as a senior vice president with alternative investment management firm Franklin Square ...

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Vyrix Files for $29M IPO to Develop Anti-Premature Ejaculation Drug - Xconomy

Vyrix Files for $29M IPO to Develop Anti-Premature Ejaculation Drug
Xconomy
It already has commercialization agreements in place for other territories, including one announced last week for marketing Zertane in Canada, Latin America, and parts of Africa. But it could be a while before Zertane comes on the market, if it does at ...

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Venture investments soar 57 per cent in 1st quarter to highest level since 2001 - GlobalPost

Venture investments soar 57 per cent in 1st quarter to highest level since 2001
GlobalPost
NEW YORK, N.Y. - Funding for U.S. startup companies soared 57 per cent in the first quarter to a level not seen since 2001, as venture capitalists piled more money into an increasing number of deals, according to a report due out Friday. Startup ...

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BB’s woes spark Canadian start-up boom - ITWeb

ITWeb

BB's woes spark Canadian start-up boom
ITWeb
OMERS Ventures, the venture capital arm of Canadian pension fund Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System, along with US venture capital firm New Enterprise Associates, made the $80 million investment in Desire2Learn in 2012. OMERS Ventures ...
BlackBerry's meltdown sparks start-up boom in Canada's Silicon ValleyWTAQ

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Celtic House Venture Partners of K-W invested in Dublin-based RedMere last week.

Rogers Media and CTVglobemedia Inc. announce that Rogers Broadcasting will acquire certain Canadian conventional and specialty television services from CTVglobemedia Inc.

Emerald Technology Ventures announces it closed its second cleantech focused venture fund with commitments of CA$210 million.

Cytochroma announces it secured $3 million in new funding from the Canadian Medical Discoveries Fund Inc. (CMDF) and University Medical Discoveries Inc. (UMDI).

Argon Venture Partners announces the opening of U.S. and Canada offices in Calgary, Alberta, and Silicon Valley, California.

Kensington Capital appointments Graeme Johnson to Managing Director and member of the Investment Committee.

Geosign makes Brandon Nussey Chief Financial Officer.

American Capital Strategies Ltd. acquired a $160 million minority equity stake in the Geosign Group of Companies, a Guelph firm.

The Ottawa-based maker of Ethernet wireless technology, DragonWave Inc., announces it led a preliminary prospectus with securities regulators.

Wellington Financial LP announces a $6.4 million debenture financing with Mississauga-based BorderWare Technologies Inc. The venture loan will fuel growth opportunities for the company.

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