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The CVCA Responds to U.S. President Donald Trump’s Executive Order

The Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (CVCA) is adding its voice to the growing list of Canadian technology leaders calling on Ottawa to…

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Three Years Into VCAP and Program Still Propelling Canada’s Innovation Ecosystem

Today, the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association celebrates the third anniversary of the Government of Canada’s Venture Capital Action Plan (VCAP)– a… Read More

Ontario to Invest $55M in Clean Tech VC Fund: Calls for Expressions of Interest From Fund Managers

As part of the Ontario government’s broader effort to support business growth by increasing access to investment capital, the 2016 Budget committed $55 million as… Read More

New Government Tax Credit for Alberta Investors to Increase Investment and Jobs

Originally posted by EY The Alberta Government has introduced the Alberta Investor Tax Credit (AITC) to stimulate investment in certain industries with strong job-creation… Read More

Breaking News: BC Responds to Call for More Venture Capital in Tech Vertical

By the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association The Province of British Columbia has taken another step forward in building on its innovation… Read More

The Global Venture Capital Conference Comes to Our Home Turf — And Makes Some Pretty Solid Strides

By Mike Woollatt, CEO Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association Every year, our fellow associations from around the world gather together to discuss… Read More

CVCA Roadmap for Canadian Innovation and Growth

By Mike Woollatt, CEO Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association Back in January, Prime Minister Trudeau told the World Economic Forum that while… Read More

Proposed sales tax changes to impact LPs and investment plans

Written by Mike Woollatt, CEO Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association The Department of Finance has released a consultation on sales tax changes… Read More

The Innovation Agenda: What’s next for VCAP?

By Mike Woollatt CEO, Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association  What’s on the Horizon? Many of our members are wondering where the… Read More

Participate in the 2016 CVCA & McLagan Compensation Benchmark and Pay Practice Survey

Are you rewarding and performing? Attracting, managing and rewarding best-in-class human capital is critical to your firm’s success. That’s why McLagan (an Aon company),… Read More

Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (CVCA) Statement on Budget 2016

The CVCA welcomes Budget 2016 and the opportunity to work with the Government on a new Innovation and Growth Agenda for Canada With Budget 2016,… Read More

BC Government announces full BCTECH Strategy

Today, at the #BCTECH Summit, Government revealed the final two pillars of the #BCTECH Strategy: deepening the B.C. talent pool, and making it… Read More