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Private equity acquires a taste for drug development

Private equity firms that deemed drug development too risky for their liking in the past are increasingly investing in the sector, raising dedicated funds and coming up with deals that compensate them for the uncertainty involved.

CVCA Awards 2023

Nominations for the 2023 CVCA Awards are now open!

The annual CVCA Awards are the ultimate platform to showcase your major achievements in deal making, returns, community service and more. This is your chance to prove that you're the best of the best in Canada’s private equity and venture capital landscape.

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Women in VC: Professional Bootcamp (Cohort 2)

The CWVC Bootcamps are back and stronger than ever! This year there are 2 tracks, one for analysts & women new to the industry, and one for Associates &vPrincipals on the partner track.The boot camps are free for CWIVC's 300+ members from over 180 VC firms in Canada.

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We're not in Kansas anymore

Shohei Nagatsuka, Investment Team, McRock Capital, shares his journey from big corporate to VC life and shines a light on the opportunities and threats that tech presents.

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The Amplitude Fellowship

Are you an outstanding life science-focused PhD candidate, postdoc, MD, or inventor? Do you want to stay rooted in health and life science while exploring the dynamic and creative scientific impact you can have as an entrepreneur?

The Amplitude Fellowship may be what you’re looking for. The application deadline for the 2022 Amplitude Ventures Fellowship Program is March 30th

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My journey to Partner at Inovia

Hugh Lalancette has been with Inovia for more than six years and was named partner at the beginning 2022. While he started as an analyst, Lalancette has been an integral part of building Inovia’s growth strategy from the start. Read his firsthand personal journey to Partner.