Key Findings: The First Half of 2022

VC: Market Normalizes to Pre-Pandemic Levels

CAD $6.2B Invested During First Half of 2022

PE: Dollars Invested Almost Doubles in Q2

H1 Investment Hits CAD $4.96B

VC & PE: No IPOS in the first half

The majority of exit activity in the first half was through PE M&As, with 63 deals valued at CAD $312M followed by secondary buyouts with 10 deals valued at CAD $2.22B.

PE: 87% of the disclosed deals in the first half of 2022 were under CAD $25M

Deals under CAD $25M are directly connected to SMEs

H1-2022: VC Market Normalizes to Pre-Pandemic Levels