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April 16, 2015
Government Continues to Support Venture Capital Investment

Yesterday, Finance Minister Joe Oliver announced the Government of Canada’s investment in HarbourVest Canada Growth Fund, a private sector-led fund of funds under the Government of Canada’s Venture Capital Action Plan. HarbourVest Canada Growth Fund, the last of the four private sector-led funds of funds to be establis... Read More

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November 18, 2014
Kensington Launches $160 Million Investment Fund

Emerging technology companies in Canada received a piece of good news today when Kensington Capital Partners announced the launch of the Kensington Venture Fund with an initial closing of investor commitments totaling $160 million, the next step in the Government of Canada’s Venture Capital Action Plan (VCAP). This new f... Read More

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November 13, 2014
Governments of Canada & Quebec Invest in New Venture Capital Fund

Earlier this week, Finance Minister Joe Oliver announced the Government of Canada’s investment in Teralys Capital Innovation Fund, a private sector-led fund of funds and a key element of the Government of Canada’s Venture Capital Action Plan (VCAP). Minister Oliver was joined at the event by Quebec Finance Minister Carl... Read More

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