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, take the guesswork out of your processes and validate existing research.

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. Powered by CVCA Intelligence, our reports 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.

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.

CVCA Intelligence

CVCA Intelligence (powered by Hockeystick) is the official data platform of CVCA and the authoritative source of Canadian venture capital and private equity data. CVCA Members have free access to CVCA Intelligence where they can:

  • search the largest database of Canadian venture and private equity deals
  • access VC and PE leaderboards and industry wide statistics
  • upload deal data for their funds

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.

When Deals Stall: Turning Transaction Costs into Cash Flow

“When Deals Stall: Turning Transaction Costs into Cash Flow” is a contribution from CVCA members RSM Canada. As businesses…

AWARD SPOTLIGHT: 2020 PE Deal of the Year

Congratulations to Brookfield Asset Management for winning the 2020 PE Deal of the Year Award for BGIS. The 2020 CVCA Awards are…

AWARD SPOTLIGHT: 2020 VC Deal of the Year

Congratulations to Information VP for winning the 2020 VC Deal of the Year Award for Verafin Inc. The 2020 CVCA Awards are…