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CVCA WELCOMES FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S THIRD FUND IN THE “VENTURE CAPITAL ACTION PLAN”
November 18, 2014
Toronto – November 18, 2014: CVCA - The Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association - welcomes the Government of Canada’s announcement to invest in Kensington Venture Fund, a private...

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CVCA WELCOMES FEDERAL & PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT’S ROLL OUT OF THE “VENTURE CAPITAL ACTION PLAN”
November 10, 2014
Toronto – November 10, 2014: CVCA - The Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association welcomes the announcement by the Government of Canada and the Government of Quebec to invest in Teralys...

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Joint CPA Canada/CVCA paper offers insight into creating shareholder value
October 15, 2014
A new research paper issued by Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada) and Canada’s Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (CVCA) explores how to successfully create...

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Un document conjoint de CPA Canada et de l’ACCRI offre des conseils sur la création de valeur pour l’actionnaire dans le contexte économique actuel
October 15, 2014
TORONTO, le 15 octobre 2014 – Un nouveau rapport de recherche publié conjointement par les Comptables professionnels agréés du Canada (CPA Canada) et l’Association canadienne du capital de risque et...

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STRONG SECOND QUARTER PRIVATE CAPITAL STATISTICS REFLECT GROWTH IN INVESTMENTS AND DEAL VOLUME
September 3, 2014
In the second quarter of 2014, Canada’s private equity and venture capital sectors both reported significant year over year growth in terms of capital invested and companies invested in. For the...

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Robert J. Deluce: Awarded CVCA’s 2014 ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ Award
May 22, 2014
OTTAWA: The CVCA - Canada’s Venture Capital & Private Equity Association, is pleased to announce that Robert J. Deluce, Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Porter Airlines Inc., is the...

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Samuel L. Duboc Awarded the 2014 ‘Ted Anderson Community Leadership Award’
May 22, 2014
OTTAWA: The CVCA - Canada’s Venture Capital & Private Equity Association, is pleased to announce that Samuel L. Duboc is the recipient of CVCA’s 2014 Community Leadership Award, recently renamed the...

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BDC and CVCA award Mirametrix BDC Innovation Award
May 22, 2014
OTTAWA, Thursday May 22, 2014 — The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) and the Canadian Venture Capital Association (CVCA) are pleased to name Mirametrix, a software company that specializes in...

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BDC Venture Capital & GrowthWorks: Winner of CVCA’s 2014 Venture Capital ‘Deal of the Year’ Award
May 21, 2014
OTTAWA: CVCA - Canada’s Venture Capital & Private Equity Association, is pleased to announce that BDC Venture Capital and GrowthWorks are the joint recipients of the CVCA’s 2014 ‘Deal of the Year’...

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Fulcrum Capital Partners and Brookfield Asset Management: Winners of CVCA’s 2014 Private Equity ‘Deal of the Year’ Award
May 21, 2014
OTTAWA: CVCA - Canada’s Venture Capital & Private Equity Association is pleased to announce that Fulcrum Capital Partners and Brookfield Asset Management Inc. are the recipients of CVCA’s 2014 ‘Deal...

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CVCA ANNUAL CONFERENCE GETS UNDER WAY IN NATION’S CAPITAL
May 20, 2014
Ottawa, May 20, 2014 – The 2014 CVCA - Canada’s Venture Capital & Private Equity Association’s Annual Conference is now underway in Ottawa. The three-day conference brings together more than 500...

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CVCA RELEASES PRIVATE EQUITY AND VENTURE CAPITAL STATISTICS FOR Q1 2014: PRIVATE EQUITY DOUBLES, WHILE VENTURE CAPITAL SHOWS STRONG GROWTH
May 20, 2014
Ottawa, May 20, 2014 – CVCA- Canada’s Venture Capital Association releases private capital data for Q1 2014 that shows private equity in Canada doubled, while venture capital continued its strong...

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CANADA’S BUYOUT MARKET IN 2013: MODERATE GROWTH, RECORD BREAKING FUNDRAISING
March 4, 2014
TORONTO: Deal-making activity in Canada’s buyout and related private equity (PE) market showed moderate growth in 2013 with disclosed values of transactions totaling $12.3 billion as of December 31st...

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CANADA’S VENTURE CAPITAL MARKET IN 2013: VC Investments at $2 billion; Highest Since 2007
February 27, 2014
TORONTO: A key highlight for 2013 includes $2 billion of new venture capital investment up 31% invested in 2012, while fundraising dropped 24%. These were among the findings of a statistical report...

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CVCA Appoints Chief Executive Officer
February 25, 2014
TORONTO – Peter van der Velden, President of the CVCA- Canada’s Venture Capital and Private Equity Association, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Woollatt as Chief Executive Officer. Mr....

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CVCA’s President Joins Governor General on State Visit to Republic of India Promoting Innovation and Entrepreneurship
February 21, 2014
Toronto – February 21, 2014: The President of the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (CVCA), Peter van der Velden, has accepted an invitation to join the Governor General’s state...

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CVCA - CANADA’S VENTURE CAPITAL & PRIVATE EQUITY ASSOCIATION PARTNERS WITH CAMBRIDGE ASSOCIATES TO DEVELOP CANADIAN PRIVATE EQUITY AND VENTURE CAPITAL PERFORMANCE DATA
January 29, 2014
TORONTO and BOSTON (January 29, 2014) – Canada’s Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (the “CVCA”) and Cambridge Associates (“Cambridge”) are pleased to announce a partnership to develop new...

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CVCA WELCOMES FEDERAL & PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT’S ROLL OUT OF THE “VENTURE CAPITAL ACTION PLAN”
January 21, 2014
Toronto – January 21, 2014: CVCA- Canada’s Venture Capital and Private Equity Association welcomes the announcement by the Government of Canada and the Government of Ontario of the launch Northleaf...

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CVCA WELCOMES THE WYNNE GOVERNMENT’S FORMATION OF THE ONTARIO HEALTH INNOVATION COUNCIL (OHIC)
December 2, 2013
TORONTO, December 2, 2013 - CVCA, the national association representing Canada’s Venture capital and Private Equity community, applauds the Government of Ontario on the recent announcement creating...

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Conference Board of Canada Report: Private Equity Investments in Canadian Firms Improves Productivity and Competitiveness
November 26, 2013
TORONTO, ON, November 26, 2013– The Conference Board of Canada released a report today that reveals that private equity is rated well with company owners once they succeeded in securing funding....

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CANADA’S BUYOUT-PRIVATE EQUITY & VENTURE CAPITAL MARKETS IN Q3 2013: VENTURE CAPITAL INVESTMENT UP SHARPLY, BUYOUT-PE DEAL-MAKING DOWN SLIGHTLY
November 25, 2013
Toronto, November 25, 2013: Canadian venture capital (VC) investment rose sharply in Q3 2013, while Canadian buyout and related private equity (PE) deal-making showed continued moderate decline over...

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