Government Intervention in Venture Capital in Canada: Toward Greater Transparency and Accountability
Governments across Canada need to reform their approach to venture capital policy, according to a new report from the C.D. Howe Institute. In “Government Intervention in Venture Capital in Canada: Toward Greater Transparency and Accountability,” author Richard Rémillard argues that improving the quality of venture capital policy will provide a win-win outcome for the wider public, government and the venture capital industry itself.
Quark Venture, with help from China, sets up $500M life sciences fund in Canada
Investment co Quark Venture and China's GF Securities Company Limited are setting up a global $500 million life sciences fund in what the pair are describing as the largest of its kind on the country.
Canada's Most Promising Entrepreneurs Impress at The Next 36 Venture Day 2016
TORONTO, ON --(Marketwired - August 16, 2016) - An impressive group of entrepreneurs unveiled their innovative businesses at Venture Day, the annual start-up showcase held by The Next 36. Venture Day marks the culmination of a gruelling summer program, designed not only to launch new businesses, but also to develop and transform a small group of high potential Canadian entrepreneurs.