Advocacy

CVCA Responds to Budget 2017

The CVCA applauds Government of Canada’s commitment to strengthen Canadian innovation through additional venture capital support Budget 2017 continues positive momentum for the private…

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Perspectives

Startup Success – Easy as Sliced Bread

By: Harry Singh, Director Intel Capital Harry Singh is a contributor to CVCA and a director at Intel Capital, Intel’s venture capital arm, where…

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Celebrating Canadian Female Investor & Founder Trailblazers – Part 5: The Future

The CVCA’s Celebrating Canadian Female Investor & Founder Trailblazers is a five-part series celebrating the success of Canadian Women in business as part of International… Read More

Celebrating Canadian Female Investor & Founder Trailblazers – Part 4: Hurdles

The CVCA’s Celebrating Canadian Female Investor & Founder Trailblazers is a five-part series celebrating the success of Canadian Women in business as part of International… Read More

Celebrating Canadian Female Investor & Founder Trailblazers – Part 3: Ups & Downs

The CVCA’s Celebrating Canadian Female Investor & Founder Trailblazers is a five-part series celebrating the success of Canadian Women in business as part of International… Read More

Celebrating Canadian Female Investor & Founder Trailblazers – Part 2: Inspiration

The CVCA’s Celebrating Canadian Female Investor & Founder Trailblazers is a five-part series celebrating the success of Canadian Women in business as part of International… Read More

Celebrating Canadian Female Investor & Founder Trailblazers – Part 1: Childhood

The CVCA’s Celebrating Canadian Female Investor & Founder Trailblazers is a five-part series celebrating the success of Canadian women in business as part of International… Read More

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… Read More

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

6 Habits for Entrepreneurs in 2017

If you were anywhere near social media at the end of last year, you probably read the constant stream of hate for 2016. Some publications… Read More

Venture Capital Sneak Peek: 2016 Year-in-Review

The CVCA will be publishing its final 2016 Year-in-Review VC + PE Canadian Market Overview mid February. As expected, the preliminary VC data continues a… 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

Startup Star: Janet Bannister—a Driver Behind the Successes of eBay and Kijiji—Shares the Secrets of Entrepreneurial (and Investor) Success

By the Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association It was a full house and a captivated audience at the Young Private Capitalists (YPC) fall… Read More