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October 11, 2017
Swept raises $2.5 million seed round

Looking to tackle employee turnover in the cleaning industry, Halifax-based Swept has raised a $2.5 million seed round led by iNovia Capital with Afore Capital. After launching as Clean Simple in November 2015, Swept has since transitioned from a cleaning company to a SaaS company. Their platform allows cleaning companie... Read More

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September 27, 2017
Klue launches with $4 million in funding to arm enterprise sales and channel teams with competitive intelligence

Vancouver-based Klue has raised $4 million that will bolster its services to help companies collect, curate and distribute competitive intelligence. The funding was led by OMERS Ventures with participation from Vancouver Founder Fund, BDC Venture Capital, Pallasite Ventures, SK Ventures and angels including Jonathan Ehrl... Read More

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September 27, 2017
DeepLearni.ng announces $9 million Series A funding

DeepLearni.ng, a Toronto-based company that designs, builds and deploys applied AI systems, recently announced it has secured $9 million in Series A funding from Fidelity Investments Canada, part of Fidelity Investments. DeepLearni.ng says the investment is a critical step in its multi-year plan to become the leader in t... Read More

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September 22, 2017
Manifold raises USD $15 million in Series A financing

Developer services platform Manifold has raised USD $15 million in a Series A financing led by OMERS Ventures, Boldstart Ventures, Version One Ventures, Amplify Partners and Leaders Fund. Manifold, headquartered in Halfiax and San Francisco, has created a seamless way to tap into the growing ecosystem of independent deve... Read More

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August 14, 2017
Who will be affected by the proposed changes to income tax law?

Recently, the federal government proposed changes to income tax laws that represent a reversal of 45 years of tax policy and planning and that disproportionately affect family-run and closely-held small businesses. (Read more about the changes in our earlier blog post here.) The new rules target private corporations beca... Read More

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