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. 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.

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.

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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
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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.

#IC21 Speaker Spotlight: Canada’s Ambassadors to the European Union, China, and the United States
#IC21 Speaker Spotlight: Canada’s Ambassadors to the European Union, China, and the United States

This Invest Canada panel featuring Canadian Ambassadors will examine the current global outlook and discuss its impact on…

Renewed Venture Capital Catalyst Initiative (VCCI) program will invest CAD $450M; increasing VC dollars to entrepreneurs.
Renewed Venture Capital Catalyst Initiative (VCCI) program will invest CAD $450M; increasing VC dollars to entrepreneurs.

“Today’s investment announcement is great news for all of Canada’s entrepreneurs and Canadian innovation,” says Kim Furlong,…

The Importance of Canada’s Institutional Investors to the Venture Capital Asset Class
The Importance of Canada’s Institutional Investors to the Venture Capital Asset Class

A lot of Canadians probably don’t realize how great we have it. When you stack Canada up against other countries, there is a ton…