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Vickers Wins Best Exit Award - MarketWatch (press release)
The Money Trail: This Year’s Most Active Venture Firms - Wall Street Journal (blog)
Despite Tough Times, Buyout Comp Growth Still Outpaces Venture - Wall Street Journal (blog)
Ernst & Young: US Cleantech VC Investments Fall in Q3 2010. Energy Efficiency … - Big4
Canada’s biggest bank says immigration is vital for nation - Greek Reporter
Venture Capitalists Back More New York Startups - Wall Street Journal (blog)
US Venture Investments In Cleantech Plummet In Q3, Energy Efficiency Bucks The … - TechCrunch
A private equity rethink - IPE.com
Venture investors expecting to bounce back - Telegraph.co.uk
Navam Capital Invests $1Mn In Skin Care Solutions Research Firm - VC Circle
Three Reasons Why Venture Capitalists Are Investing in New York Startups - Wall Street Journal (blog
3i Chief Sees Bubble in Buyout Market - New York Times (blog)
Venture fund snub pays for tech firm - Calgary Herald
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Why Canada must create small business ‘gazelles’ - Globe and Mail
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Venture Capital Investment with a 7.2% Yield - FavStocks
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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.