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Vancouver-based Mobify has raised $15M in Series A funding. The round was led by Comerica Bank, the Kuwait Investment Authority and Vistara Capital Partners, with participation from Acton Capital Partners, BDC Capital and Plaza Ventures. Mobify is a provider of Progressive Web Apps for retailers and brands.
Ottawa-based inBay Technologies has raised $1M in VC funding from Ramphastos Investments N.V. and Tongda One Partners. inBay Technologies provides password-less mutual identity assurance, authentication, and authorization solutions to their clients.
Vancouver-based Play Biba raises $1.3M in Series A funding from Leonite Capital and Greg Zeschuk. Active outdoor play is essential to the development of healthy children.
Delta-based Mazza Innovation has raised $2.46M in VC funding from Natural Products Canada. Mazza Innovation produces clean ingredients and specialize in extracting bioactive compounds including polyphenols.
Calgary-based Ambyint has raised $11.5M in Series A funding. The round was led by Mercury Fund with participation from Cottonwood Venture Partners, GE Ventures and Statoil Technology Invest. Ambyint is bringing a new level of intelligence to the oil and gas industry.
Montreal-based MissFresh has raised $230M in Series C funding from Genesis Capital and Tiger Global Management. MissFresh is an online food delivery company that delivers pre-portioned ingredients and recipes straight to your doorstep.
Funding for the week of Sept. 11, 2017 under Canadian federal and provincial grants and business incentive programs reached $499.6M, up from $375.6M during the previous week. Top Sector. Community & Nonprofit is the top sector this week, attracting $326.8M, 65% of total incentives. Top Region. Alberta is the top region this week, securing $183.8M, accounting for 37% of total national disbursements this[…]
The Government of Canada has announced a call for proposals under its Forest Industry Transformation (IFIT) program, which encourages new technologies that support forest industry transformation through a more diversified portfolio of products and markets. Quick Facts. The call for proposals is seeking to fund the next wave of highly innovative, first-in-kind technologies aimed at solidifying[…]
By Jessica Smith Cross Premier Kathleen Wynne spoke mostly of free trade in a lecture she delivered in Washington, D.C. Thursday — but she also gave a shout-out to an Ontario doctor who’s taking part in the U.S. debate on health care. Wynne has been waging a determined lobbying campaign with U.S. policymakers for months, recruiting allies who[…]
Toronto-based DeepLearni.ng has raised $9M in Series A funding from Fidelity Investments Canada. DeepLearni.ng helps enterprises elevate their perspective on data with machine learning.