Review of 11 Canadian tech companies to watch in 2021

For the past few years, thanks to the team at BetaKit, I’ve had the opportunity to…

Finnish booking technology provider named “Best Online Venue Booking Platform”

MeetingPackage, a Finland-based SaaS solution that provides an easy way to offer meeting and event bookings,…

AmpMe accused of boosting app sales through fake reviews by noted App Store critic

Montréal-based AmpMe has found itself in the crosshairs of the App Store’s “one-man Bunco Squad.” Kosta…

Wishpond acquires SMS marketing firm Winback.chat for $700,000

Vancouver-based Wishpond has acquired Winback.chat from AtlasMind Inc. for $700,000 USD in cash. With the deal…

In preparation for IPO, Clio nabs Clearco CFO

Clio has secured a new CFO from a fellow Canadian unicorn, marking the second exec departure…

Icelandic SaaS startup raises €1.7 million in post-seed round

 Spectaflow, an integrated SaaS solution provider for hotel operations, today announced it raised €1.7 million in…

Xero to acquire Calgary’s TaxCycle in $75 million CAD deal to expand Canadian presence

New Zealand-based accounting platform Xero has reached a deal to acquire Calgary tax preparation software startup…

CDPQ invests $100 million CAD in AppDirect channel partner program

AppDirect has announced a new $100 million CAD ($80 million USD) commitment from Caisse de dépôt…

S|W: The SaaS Weekly – TealBook takes the reins

The SaaS Weekly is a weekly newsletter covering major SaaS news from Canada and around the…

Traction Guest acquired by US growth equity firm PSG

Vancouver-based Traction Guest has been acquired by PSG, a growth equity firm based in Boston, Massachusetts…