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Feb 22, 2016, 09:00 ET Canadian venture capital and private equity activity way up - CVCA Report

Health and life sciences drive growth in venture capital and IPOs lead increased 2015 Canadian VC exit values. Private Equity investment levels remain strong but decline from record 2014 levels....


Jul 29, 2015, 08:30 ET Market optimism fuels surge in venture capital activity for first half of 2015, amount of private equity invested drops sharply - CVCA report

Life sciences drives growth in VC, overall IPO and M&A activity expected to remain unchanged for remainder of year TORONTO, July 29, 2015 /CNW/ - Canada's private capital community believes current...


Nov 10, 2014, 14:38 ET CVCA welcomes Federal & Provincial Government's roll out of the "Venture Capital Action Plan"

TORONTO, Nov. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - 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...


Sep 03, 2014, 13:41 ET Strong second quarter private capital statistics reflect growth in investments and deal volume

TORONTO, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - 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...


May 22, 2014, 07:38 ET Robert J. Deluce Awarded CVCA's 2014 'Entrepreneur of the Year' Award

OTTAWA, May 22, 2014 /CNW/ - 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...


May 22, 2014, 07:36 ET Samuel L. Duboc Awarded the 2014 'Ted Anderson Community Leadership Award'

OTTAWA, May 22, 2014 /CNW/ - 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,...


May 21, 2014, 17:00 ET Fulcrum Capital Partners and Brookfield Asset Management Winners of CVCA's 2014 Private Equity 'Deal of the Year' Award

OTTAWA, May 21, 2014 /CNW/ - CVCA - Canada's Venture Capital & Private Equity Association is pleased to announce that Fulcrum Capital Partners and Brookfield Asset Management Inc. are the recipients...


May 21, 2014, 17:00 ET BDC Venture Capital & GrowthWorks Winner of CVCA's 2014 Venture Capital 'Deal of the Year' Award

OTTAWA, May 21, 2014 /CNW/ - 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...


May 20, 2014, 10:00 ET CVCA Annual Conference gets under way in nation's capital

OTTAWA, May 20, 2014 /CNW/ - 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...


May 20, 2014, 06:00 ET CVCA releases private equity and venture capital statistics for Q1 2014: Private equity doubles, while venture capital shows strong growth

OTTAWA, May 20, 2014 /CNW/ - 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...


May 20, 2014, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Ottawa to Host CVCA Annual Conference/

OTTAWA, May 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The nation's capital will host the 2014 CVCA- Canada's Venture Capital and Private Equity Association's Annual Conference from May 20-22 at the Westin Ottawa. This year...


May 16, 2014, 06:00 ET Media Advisory - Ottawa to Host CVCA Annual Conference

OTTAWA, May 16, 2014 /CNW/ - The nation's capital will host the 2014 CVCA- Canada's Venture Capital and Private Equity Association's Annual Conference from May 20-22 at the Westin Ottawa. This year...


Mar 04, 2014, 06:00 ET Canada's buyout market in 2013: Moderate growth, record breaking fundraising

TORONTO, March 4, 2014 /CNW/ - 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...


Feb 27, 2014, 06:00 ET Canada's Venture Capital Market in 2013: VC Investments at $2 billion; Highest Since 2007

TORONTO, Feb. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - 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...


Feb 25, 2014, 07:49 ET CVCA Appoints Chief Executive Officer

TORONTO, Feb. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - 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...


Jan 29, 2014, 06:00 ET Canada's Venture Capital & Private Equity Association partners with Cambridge Associates to develop Canadian private equity and venture capital performance data

TORONTO AND BOSTON, Jan. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (the "CVCA") and Cambridge Associates ("Cambridge") are pleased to announce a partnership to develop...


Nov 25, 2013, 06:56 ET Canada's Buyout-Private Equity & Venture Capital Markets in Q3 2013: Venture Capital Investment Up Sharply, Buyout-PE Deal-Making Down Slightly

TORONTO, Nov. 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian venture capital (VC) investment rose sharply in Q3 2013, while Canadian buyout and related private equity (PE) deal-making showed continued moderate decline...


Oct 30, 2013, 15:00 ET CVCA and Industry Canada Release Groundbreaking Study on the Performance of Venture Capital-backed Firms

TORONTO, Oct. 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (the "CVCA") in partnership with Industry Canada and Statistics Canada, today released a groundbreaking report...


Sep 26, 2013, 12:56 ET CVCA praises Federal Government's roll out of the "Venture Capital Action Plan"

TORONTO, Sept. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - CVCA- Canada's Venture Capital and Private Equity Association is very encouraged by the Federal Government's progress on the roll out of its "Venture Capital Action...


Sep 04, 2013, 09:33 ET Canada's Buyout-Private Equity & Venture Capital Markets in Q2 2013: Venture Capital Investment Steady, Buyout-PE Deal-Making Continues to Moderate

TORONTO, Sept. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - The pace of Canadian venture capital investment was slightly slower in Q2 2013, but reflected net growth at the end of the year's first half, while Canadian buyout and...


May 16, 2013, 04:00 ET Canada's Buyout-Private Equity & Venture Capital Markets in Q1 2013: Venture Capital Investment Up 55%, Buyout Deal Activity Moderates

TORONTO, May 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Based on data from the CVCA- Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association and research partner Thomson Reuters, for the first quarter of 2013, Canadian...


Mar 27, 2013, 12:02 ET CVCA concerned about contradictory signal proposals from Ottawa on Venture Capital

TORONTO, March 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's Venture Capital and Private Equity Association, while pleased with the Budget's support for innovation and small and medium-sized businesses, did today...


Feb 19, 2013, 12:05 ET Canada's Buyout & Private Equity Market in 2012: Dollar Flows Total $11.6B, Deal Volume Highest On Record

TORONTO, Feb. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - With $11.6 billion of new investments via 313 transactions buyout and related private equity (PE) market activity in Canada set records for activity and demonstrated...


Feb 19, 2013, 12:03 ET Canada's Venture Capital Market in 2012: VC Investments at $1.5 billion, Fund Raising Highest Since 2002

TORONTO, Feb. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Key highlights for the year ended 2012 include $1.5 billion of new venture capital investment and $1.8 of new capital formation for domestic venture capital funds....