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Jun 30, 2020, 09:00 ET Nuvyyo Raises $6 Million Series B Equity Financing

Led by Celtic House Venture Partners & Export Development Canada, Investment Will Help Satisfy Surging Consumer Demand for Tablo Cord Cutting DVR Solutions OTTAWA, ON, June 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Nuvyyo,...


Nov 22, 2019, 09:00 ET EDC Marks 75th Anniversary with Top 100 Recognition

Passionate, values-driven employees are company's best asset OTTAWA, Nov. 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) is honoured to be among Canada's top 100 employers for the 13th year since...


Nov 19, 2019, 08:30 ET MaRS & EDC partnership will support Canadian science and technology success on international stage

OTTAWA, Nov. 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, MaRS Discovery District (MaRS) and Export Development Canada (EDC) announced a new partnership aimed at helping Canadian science and technology companies with...


Nov 07, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Statement: EDC Settles Litigation With Westdawn Investments

OTTAWA, Nov. 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) has resolved its litigation in the United Kingdom with Westdawn Investments. With the settlement, Westdawn is now agreeing to the legal...


Nov 05, 2019, 08:00 ET Spotlight on Canadian cleantech: EDC announces 2019 Export Stars and Ones to Watch

Celebrating companies that have developed creative solutions to help fight climate change TORONTO, Nov. 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) is excited to once again recognize a select...


Oct 31, 2019, 08:00 ET Fate of global economy rests in policy decisions of few: EDC report

With so much at stake, EDC Economics foresees near-term resolution that should reignite growth OTTAWA, Oct. 31, 2019 /CNW/ - There is a strange dichotomy at play in the global economy. On one hand,...


Oct 28, 2019, 06:30 ET Cleantech Export Week: An event for Canada's cleantech innovators and their vast ecosystem of supports

OTTAWA, Oct. 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC) is happy to announce its annual Cleantech Export Week is back, beginning November 4. With climate change at the forefront of the global...


Sep 03, 2019, 09:00 ET EDC and CARE Canada celebrate a decade of innovative partnership

"Beyond Exports" renewed for five more years in support of international development and women's empowerment. OTTAWA, Sept. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, as Export Development Canada (EDC) and CARE Canada...


Sep 03, 2019, 06:30 ET EDC invests $10M into manufacturer of ground-breaking wastewater treatment technology

APG-Neuros' high-speed turbo blowers offer a much-needed change to aging industry OTTAWA, Sept. 3, 2019 /CNW/ - As part of its commitment to help Canadian cleantech companies scale-up and export,...


Aug 15, 2019, 06:30 ET Export Development Canada prices its fifth Green Bond at CAD$500 million as global interest in climate financing continues to rise

EDC has issued more than $2 billion in Green Bonds since 2014 OTTAWA, Aug. 15, 2019 /CNW/ - In another contribution to international climate change objectives, Canada's export credit agency has...


Aug 14, 2019, 09:00 ET Media Statement: EDC regrets 2015 loan to Westdawn Investments

Transaction triggered due diligence and decision-making improvements at EDC OTTAWA, Aug. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Statement from Carl Burlock, EDC's Executive Vice-President and Chief Business Officer Export ...


Aug 12, 2019, 06:30 ET EDC provides USD$600K to RBC to support a Canadian company working to make ecommerce greener

Stromcore Energy Inc. offers emissions-free technology for forklifts OTTAWA, Aug. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Consumers are increasingly hitting the "purchase" button on virtual shopping carts, creating a...


Aug 01, 2019, 12:00 ET EDC Responds to Interim Update from Bombardier on World Bank Investigation

OTTAWA, Aug. 1, 2019 /CNW/ - As part of its quarterly results, today Bombardier issued a statement related to the ongoing World Bank investigation into Bombardier Transportation's 2013 contract in...


Jul 25, 2019, 09:00 ET EDC releases finding of review into 2011 insurance transaction involving SNC-Lavalin

Independent review finds no evidence of wrongdoing for EDC OTTAWA, July 25, 2019 /CNW/ - In March 2019, Export Development Canada (EDC) initiated a third-party review relating to a political risk...


Jul 05, 2019, 06:30 ET EDC loan to help Canadian cleantech company Titan preserve natural resources worldwide

USD$4.5 million loan will help Titan fund growth and sustainable development OTTAWA, July 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Export Development Canada (EDC), the country's export credit agency, is pleased to announce...


Jun 20, 2019, 09:30 ET EDC provides loan to help Canadian cleantech company Ecolomondo Corporation reduce hydrocarbon waste in landfills

$32.1 million loan will help Ecolomondo build its first commercial plant in Hawkesbury, Ontario OTTAWA, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - As part of its commitment to help innovative Canadian cleantech companies ...


Jun 13, 2019, 06:00 ET Canadian trade confidence falls to lowest level in seven years: EDC survey

OTTAWA, June 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Trade confidence among Canada's exporters fell to its lowest level since the European debt crisis seven years ago, according to the latest Trade Confidence Index from...


Jun 12, 2019, 08:00 ET Women entrepreneurs and exporting: Carleton University and The Beacon Agency conduct national study with BDC and EDC

The partnership will assist women-owned businesses grow outside of Canada OTTAWA, June 12, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Women-led businesses make up only 15 per cent of total exports in Canada. Canada's bank...


May 30, 2019, 06:30 ET EDC opens in Chicago to serve the Midwest U.S.

EDC's presence in Chicago is expected to increase trade between Canadian SMEs and key states in the Midwest OTTAWA, May 30, 2019 /CNW/ - This week, Export Development Canada (EDC) launched a new...


May 02, 2019, 16:00 ET EDC unveils $50M program for more Canadian women entrepreneurs to take on the world

Women in Trade Investments Program will provide more access to growth capital for Canadian women entrepreneurs engaged in export trade OTTAWA, May 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Across Canada, some 12,700 women...


May 01, 2019, 06:30 ET EDC leading the way in the field of business and human rights

OTTAWA, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Export Development Canada (EDC) became the country's first commercial banking institution to release a dedicated human rights policy built on the United Nations...


Apr 29, 2019, 06:30 ET EDC helps move the needle on Canadian trade in 2018

2018 highlights from Export Development Canada OTTAWA, April 29, 2019 /CNW/ - In 2018, Export Development Canada took on a bigger role in the Canadian trade ecosystem, helping more Canadian companies ...


Apr 25, 2019, 06:30 ET EDC launches its first representation in the U.S.

EDC's presence in Atlanta is expected to increase trade between Canadian SMEs and key states in the southeast OTTAWA, April 25, 2019 /CNW/ - This week, Export Development Canada (EDC) launched its...


Mar 27, 2019, 06:00 ET EDC provides financing for Canadian cleantech company connecting remote parts of the world

Working capital will allow Clear Blue Technologies to focus on product development and market expansion OTTAWA, March 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Export Development Canada (EDC) is pleased to announce it ...


Mar 08, 2019, 07:30 ET Working to inspire women to dream big, be daring and take on the world

OTTAWA, March 8, 2019 /CNW/ - International Women's Day is a time to pause and celebrate the smart, strong and skilled women around the globe, past and present. At Export Development Canada (EDC),...