African entertainment startups had their best ever year in 2020

African entertainment startups had their best funding year on record last year, even as they struggle…

Today in funding: Goodfood, TRADE X, Peak Power, Novarc Technologies, Innovate BC

Four Canadian tech companies and three tech-focused research projects have recently secured funding, including Goodfood, TRADE…

HYAS looks to develop cybersecurity product with $20 million CAD Series B round

Victoria-based cybersecurity startup HYAS has raised a $20 million CAD ($16 million USD) Series B round…

Borrowell raises $25 million to fund acquisition of Refresh Financial

Borrowell has secured $25 million CAD to support its recently closed acquisition of Refresh Financial and…

Today in funding: Eavor Technologies, Foko Retail, Motion Gestures, Arolytics, Mogile Technologies

Five Canadian tech startups, Eavor Technologies, Foko Retail, Motion Gestures, Arolytics, and Mogile Technologies, have recently…

Sagard closes $725 million for biopharmaceutical royalty investment fund

Sagard Holdings, the alternative asset manager arm of Power Corporation, has announced the final close of…

Boast.ai secures $100 million credit facility to build Clearbanc for R&D tax credits

Boast.ai has secured a $100 million credit facility to provide companies with up-front loans for their…

What will become of India’s booming ed-tech startups once schools reopen?

The Covid-19 pandemic has set off a golden era for India’s ed-tech startups. But if current…

Federal government invests $55.1 million in 20 cleantech companies

The Government of Canada today announced an investment of $55.1 million to be distributed among 20…

With $29 million, MAIN Québec renews startup coaching program to support 375 startups

Mouvement des accélérateurs d’innovation du Québec (MAIN Québec) is re-launching its startup coaching program with new…