Ryerson University organizations launch cybersecurity accelerator
Initiative is billed as Canada’s first commercial accelerator specifically designed for scale-up companies in cybersecurity and related fields.
Industry hoping budget continues venture capital support for startups
Several measures expected that will be aimed at improving innovation performance.
Help for Canadian startups expected in budget
Modifications in the budget are expected to make the existing Build in Canada Innovation Program far more ambitious.
Budget expected to use Ottawa’s buying power help Canadian startups
Existing Build in Canada Innovation Program to be made far more ambitious.
Feds study how to help startups become billion dollar firms
Liberals government analyzing report on building up SME tech startups.
BC tech startups threaten to disrupt ‘dinosaur’ industries
The province has established a $100-million high-tech venture capital fund to launch in 2016.
Avoiding start up obstacles
There are financing options outside of the banks.
Most startups hope to be acquired within three years: PwC
Survey reveals 78% of of emerging companies are looking at some sort of exit strategy, up from last year’s 44%.
Overregulation in crowdfunding will hurt Canadian startups, small biz
Canada must develop regulatory framework or it risks losing investments in the $3.25B global crowdfunding market, TD report says.