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The Startup Tech World Emigrates From the U.S. Suburbs - Realtor.com News

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The Startup Tech World Emigrates From the U.S. Suburbs
Realtor.com News
The 2015 edition of the Startup Genome Project has compiled an updated ranking of the world's top change-making cities—taking into account data from 11,000 international startups, interviews with global entrepreneurs, and data on resources of talent ...
Canada's startup hot spots take a dive in new 'Startup Genome' rankingITBusiness.ca
The World's Leading Startup CitiesCityLab

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Medical device company ViewRay raises $26.7M, goes public in reverse merger - The Deal Pipeline

The Deal Pipeline

Medical device company ViewRay raises $26.7M, goes public in reverse merger
The Deal Pipeline
It is seeking approval for sale and distribution in China, Korea, Japan, Canada, Turkey and Hong Kong. Chandler said the company has ... ViewRay's venture capital investors were supportive of the reverse merger, Chandler said. That is despite the ...

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Medical device company ViewRay raises $26.7M, goes public in reverse merger - The Deal Pipeline

The Deal Pipeline

Medical device company ViewRay raises $26.7M, goes public in reverse merger
The Deal Pipeline
It is seeking approval for sale and distribution in China, Korea, Japan, Canada, Turkey and Hong Kong. Chandler said the company has ... ViewRay's venture capital investors were supportive of the reverse merger, Chandler said. That is despite the ...

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Why Canada’s Immigrant Investor Program Is A Failure - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

Why Canada's Immigrant Investor Program Is A Failure
Mondaq News Alerts (registration)
The federal government launched its new Immigrant Investor Venture Capital (IIVC) Pilot Program which aims to raise $120 million from 60 eligible ultra-high net worth investors. The funds are intended to be invested in Canada-based start-ups with high ...

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Why Canada’s Immigrant Investor Program Is A Failure - Mondaq News Alerts (registration)

Why Canada's Immigrant Investor Program Is A Failure
Mondaq News Alerts (registration)
The federal government launched its new Immigrant Investor Venture Capital (IIVC) Pilot Program which aims to raise $120 million from 60 eligible ultra-high net worth investors. The funds are intended to be invested in Canada-based start-ups with high ...

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Grocera offers online shopping for local food - Waterloo Record

Waterloo Record

Grocera offers online shopping for local food
Waterloo Record
Whole Food Markets uses it for home delivery in many cities. San Francisco-based Instacart is backed by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon Valley, but it has no equivalent in Canada. "The online grocery delivery market in Canada is ...

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 07/28
Grocera offers online shopping for local food - Waterloo Record

Waterloo Record

Grocera offers online shopping for local food
Waterloo Record
Whole Food Markets uses it for home delivery in many cities. San Francisco-based Instacart is backed by some of the biggest venture capital firms in Silicon Valley, but it has no equivalent in Canada. "The online grocery delivery market in Canada is ...

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 07/28
Innovation tour: Can Mississauga’s community of entrepreneurs emerge from … - Buffalo Business Fir

Buffalo Business First (blog)

Innovation tour: Can Mississauga's community of entrepreneurs emerge from ...
Buffalo Business First (blog)
She pointed out success stories such as CHAR Technologies, which has been working with RICC for years and recently received $750,000 from Canada's SD Natural Gas Fund. But venture capital funding remains elusive – despite an evolving network of ...

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RentSeeker.ca Unveils Brand New Website, Revolutionizing the Canadian Online … - Business Wire (pr

RentSeeker.ca Unveils Brand New Website, Revolutionizing the Canadian Online ...
Business Wire (press release)
... in Canada since we launched, we have been approached by private equity and venture capital firms looking to invest or acquire RentSeeker, however, at this time we are focusing our strategy on continued growth opportunities and expansion" added Rivlin.

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Quebec millionaire migration scheme falls short of target, as some rich … - South China Morning Po

South China Morning Post (subscription)

Quebec millionaire migration scheme falls short of target, as some rich ...
South China Morning Post (subscription)
One of the world's most popular wealth-migration schemes, Quebec's Immigrant Investor Programme, has failed to reach its target of applications for the first time, as wealthy Chinese look for alternatives to Canada's turmoil-plagued millionaire ...

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Speeding up Israel’s accelerator ventures - Haaretz

Haaretz

Speeding up Israel's accelerator ventures
Haaretz
The U.S.-Israeli start-up Leadspace, whose software is used by companies to identify potential customers, has raised $18 million in new funding led by the U.S. venture capital fund Battery Ventures, the company announced last Thursday. Others joining ...

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Speeding up Israel’s accelerator ventures - Haaretz

Haaretz

Speeding up Israel's accelerator ventures
Haaretz
The U.S.-Israeli start-up Leadspace, whose software is used by companies to identify potential customers, has raised $18 million in new funding led by the U.S. venture capital fund Battery Ventures, the company announced last Thursday. Others joining ...

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Entrepreneurship center at Harvard gets a new chief - Boston Globe

Boston Globe

Entrepreneurship center at Harvard gets a new chief
Boston Globe
Boston's .406 Ventures is an oddball in the world of venture capital, where firms are highly likely to be named after trees, rocks, or bodies of water. If you couldn't guess, .406 takes its name from Red Sox legend Ted Williams's record-setting batting ...

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 07/27
Entrepreneurship center at Harvard gets a new chief - Boston Globe

Boston Globe

Entrepreneurship center at Harvard gets a new chief
Boston Globe
Boston's .406 Ventures is an oddball in the world of venture capital, where firms are highly likely to be named after trees, rocks, or bodies of water. If you couldn't guess, .406 takes its name from Red Sox legend Ted Williams's record-setting batting ...

[email this story] Posted by Robert Ouellette on 07/27
Daphne Bramham: Radical generosity targets female entrepreneurs - Vancouver Sun

Vancouver Sun

Daphne Bramham: Radical generosity targets female entrepreneurs
Vancouver Sun
The Women's Enterprise Centre reviewed Industry Canada's 2013 venture capital data and found that 57 per cent of female entrepreneurs were asked for personal financial statements compared to only 31 per cent of men. Asset appraisals were required of ...

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The Canadian-born, U.S.-headquartered MDC Partners has acquired a majority stake in Capital C and Kenna, two Toronto-area agencies.

GigPark announced on August 24th, that they had been purchased by the Yellow Pages. Hey Noah, congratulations to you and the team there.

The Ontario government is doing something truly unique and laudable says John Albright of JLA Ventures. Last week Ontario's Ministry of Research and Innovation announced a new $205-million fund to help stimulate the province's early-stage ventures.

According to a University of Laval Professor, Canada's Labour Sponsor Funds kill innovation rather than create it. Read the press release here.

MediaScrape lands new venture round of $3.2 million. Chris Dingle has been appointed President and Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Dingle was the founding CTO of 24/7 Real Media which sold recently to WPP for $637 million.

University Technologies International (UTI) - IGNITE - announces the closing of two first-round financings for two IGNITE companies, Profero Energy Inc. and Circle Cardiovascular Imaging Inc.

Kleer Inc. based in California but with a plant in Ottawa landed a $28 million round for its wireless audio product development.

The Ottawa Citizen ran this story a few days ago. We've been saying this for years now. When will the public sector make it easier for investment in the province's tech sector?

Rick Nathan of the Canadian Venture Capital Association has an optimistic view of the current credit crunch.

MSBi Capital announces the addition of two new partners François Gauvin and John Elton.

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