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Ever wonder what businesses are saying about their experience working with Funding Portal? Then visit our Testimonials page to read a few quotes and watch a short video featuring investor Chris Naprawa. Quick Facts. Funding Portal works with businesses, nonprofits and academic institutions of all sizes, from every industry sector, and from every region in[…]
Montreal-based IMMUNIO has raised $5M in Series A financing from White Star Capital, Bloomberg Data, Hoxton Ventures, and Real Ventures. The company provides security for web applications against all attackers.
Montreal-based company SEMAFO has raised $90.6M in post-IPO equity. The mining company has gold production and exploration activities in West Africa.
The Canada Council for the Arts is planning the launch a new one-time $33.4M fund called New Chapter this month. Quick Facts. The fund will be open to artists and arts organizations on the occasion of Canada’s 150th anniversary. The program will support major creation projects to be presented across Canada and internationally through 2017 and beyond.[…]
By Geoff Zochodne Ontario’s economic growth in 2015 managed to outstrip the pace predicted in the 2016 budget, but only by an eyelash, government figures show. The Ministry of Finance’s latest economic accounts indicate Ontario’s real gross domestic product grew 2.6 per cent in 2015, down from the 2.7-per-cent rate in 2014. The 2015 figure, though,[…]
Overall Disbursements. Funding from federal and provincial governments reached $86.1M this week, down from $139.5M last week. Top Sector. Community & Nonprofit is the top sector this week, attracting $32.6M, 38% of total incentives. Top Region. Ontario is the top province this week, securing $59.5M, accounting for 69% of total national disbursements this week. Top Recipient(s) in Ontario Durham College receives $22M from the Government[…]
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada is investing up to $1.9M for the Agricultural Youth Green Jobs Initiative to attract youth to green jobs within the sector. Quick Facts. The initiative follows through on a Government of Canada commitment made in Budget 2016, in providing employment opportunities for post-secondary graduates to support the agriculture sector in implementing environmentally beneficial[…]
The governments of Canada and British Columbia announced Friday that a total of $7M will be available under the Canada-BC Job Grant to help businesses provide their current or new employees with skills training. Quick Facts. The Canada-B.C. Job Grant is an employer-driven, cost-sharing partnership between the federal and provincial governments, as well as employers. Government[…]
Applications are now being accepted for projects that connect Nova Scotia residents with each other and community hubs. Quick Facts. The Connect2 program provides funding to communities that want to build or promote sustainable travel routes for walking and biking trips of two kilometres or less between community hubs in rural and urban parts of[…]
Fredericton-based Eigen Innovations has closed $1.4M in seed funding from BDC Capital and NBIF. Eigen Innovations provides solutions that combine data being produced by traditional Operational Technology running within industrial environments with Information Technology that uses cloud-based computing and advanced data science. This convergence creates unique opportunities for significant process efficiency gains within industrial manufacturing.