Research & Insight

Research & Insight

Access to high-quality data, analysis, and tools are central to our members’ ability to operate in the dynamic private capital environment.

Benefit from a holistic view of the market, benchmark, validate existing research and take the guesswork out of your processes.

Our industry research connects private capital professionals with statistics and expert insights to gain a more accurate understanding of the market landscape, the issues affecting the industry, and to best position your organization to drive growth.

Most Recent Canadian VC & PE Market Overview Reports

The CVCA’s quarterly market overviews are Canada’s authoritative summary analyses of private equity and venture capital investments, exits and fundraising activity. Our quarterly industry reporting provide a complete look at the metrics that shape Canada’s private capital landscape.

Tools & Industry Analysis

Model Legal Documents

By providing an industry-embraced set of model documents, parties involved in private capital transactions are able to focus their time on the high-level issues of the deal at hand, rather than reviewing hundreds of pages of unfamiliar documents.

Model legal documents

Diversity & Inclusion

By raising awareness, analyzing gaps and working toward a more diverse ecosystem, an incredible opportunity exists to address past imbalance while uncovering exciting new avenues for collaboration and innovation.

Diversity inclusion

News & Analysis

The official publication of the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association. CVCA Central is the primary information hub for the Canadian private capital industry, featuring perspectives from industry experts and exclusive market analyses.

New CVCA Member Profile: Stack Capital
New CVCA Member Profile: Stack Capital

Stack Capital is a recently formed investment holding company with a mission to democratize access into some of the world’s most…

ESG in Private Equity: What Does It Mean and How to Get Involved
ESG in Private Equity: What Does It Mean and How to Get Involved

Both sustainable finance and the integration of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors in investment decisions have…

Shared Vision and Partnership: Cooper Equipment Rentals and SeaFort Capital
Shared Vision and Partnership: Cooper Equipment Rentals and SeaFort Capital

Photo (right to left): Daryl Cooper, Rob Normandeau, Caleb Wood. Cooper Equipment Rentals was founded nearly 50 years ago in a…