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Strong Saskatchewan Roots With Growing Global Reach: How A PE Partnership Positioned Degelman And The Community For Growth

With Westcap's investment, the company continued on product development and future growth and increased its employee count.

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Top 8 CVCA Central Articles of 2020

2020 was a difficult year. While the year was certainly trying, when we took a look back at what was published on CVCA Central over… Read More

CVCA Is Transforming the 2021 Invest Canada Conference Into an Inspiring Virtual Experience and National Showcase

Ce message est disponible en anglais et en français. The CVCA is pleased to announce the Invest Canada ‘21 conference, originally scheduled to take… Read More

Reflecting on CPCIS One Year Later

The career journey of the private capital professional can vary significantly from person to person. But if you ask why they pursued a path in… Read More

Private equity-backed Weatherhaven is helping communities combat COVID-19

Photo: Greenland community shelter as part of its government’s plan to battle COVID-19 outbreaks. Courtesy: Weatherhaven. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit earlier this year, Weatherhaven… Read More

Behind The Raise With Firepower Capital

Photo (left to right): Anthony Lipschitz, Partner, Private Equity, Jared Kalish, Partner, Private Capital, Ilan Jacobson, Founding Partner & CEO. Credit: Firepower Capital. This morning, Toronto… Read More

New CVCA Member Profile: Investissement Québec

Photo: Benoit Leroux and Alex Laverdière, Investissement Québec, Courtesy: Investissement Québec. The CVCA is excited to kick off a brand new series for CVCA Central, which will… Read More

When they made the choice to grow their company, CustomAir turned to Private Equity

It was an interest and expertise in mechanical services that led Peter Harteveld to co-found CustomAir in his Metro Vancouver area basement nearly 30… Read More

PRELIMINARY LOOK: H1 2020 VC & PE Canadian Market Overview

The fear that Canadian VC and PE activity would drastically be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic was not entirely realized in Q2. The carry forward… Read More

AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Brookfield Asset Management winner of 2020 PE Deal of the Year for BGIS

Congratulations to Brookfield Asset Management for winning the 2020 PE Deal of the Year Award for BGIS. The 2020 CVCA Awards are sponsored by HarbourVest… Read More

AWARD SPOTLIGHT: Imperial Capital Limited winner of NEW 2020 PE Global Dealmaker Award for MRO Corporation

Congratulations to Imperial Capital Limited for winning the 2020 PE Global Dealmaker Award for MRO Corporation. The 2020 CVCA Awards, sponsored by HarbourVest Partners Canada,… Read More

AWARD SPOTLIGHT: PFM Capital Inc. winner of the 2020 PE Private Capital Regional Impact Award for Steel Reef Infrastructure Corp.

Congratulations to PFM Capital Inc. for winning the 2020 PE Private Capital Regional Impact Award for Steel Reef Infrastructure Corporation. The 2020 CVCA Awards, sponsored… Read More

#IC20 Masterclass Spotlight | Dr. Dirk Schlimm on Difficult Conversations in the Boardroom

Invest Canada ’20 ONLINE is pleased to welcome featured speaker Dr. Dirk Schlimm, Partner, Jenoir International Inc. on June 17 for another Invest Canada Masterclass:… Read More