Heavy-hitter investors join forces for new $230 million SPAC
Several well-known Montreal tech investors have joined forces to create a new special purpose acquisition company (SPAC).
The new SOAR ..
$15 Million Series C for Busbud
Montreal’s Busbud is a bus travel booking website with the largest coverage, offering over two million departures around the world every w..
AppDirect raises $243 Million after Covid forces more businesses online
San Francisco and Montreal-based AppDirect is raising another $243 million ($185 million USD) in funding, throwing fuel on the fire for it..
Sonder raises another $232 million, pivots to temp housing
Sonder is raising $232 million (US $170 million) on a 1.77 billion (US $1.3 billion) valuation. The news comes one year after the Montreal..
Magaly Charbonneau now Montreal Lead at Inovia
Magaly Charbonneau has become the newest partner at Inovia Capital and will also lead the firm’s Montreal office and investment activities..
Home care platform AlayaCare raises $33 million
Montreal’s AlayaCare is raising $33 million in primary venture capital to put towards its home healthcare technology. Coupled with $18 mil..
iNovia Capital raises walloping US$600 million for new growth fund
iNovia Capital has raised one of the only private-sector funds in Canada geared toward making large investments in fast-growing “scale-up”..
Corporate events platform Entr gets $1.3 million seed funding
Montreal-based Entr, a turnkey corporate events platform that allows event planners to book everything in one place, has raised $1.3 milli..
WMNinTECH Magaly Charbonneau joins iNovia Capital as principal
One of our WMNinTECH, and one of the Boardlist’s top Canadian women in tech, has just been hired as a principal at local venture firm iNov..
Montreal investors, startups entered ‘a new era of growth’ after huge 2016
Five to six years after Real Ventures and other Montreal investors began making their first bets in seed-stage companies, it appears that ..
Local VC hopes tech startups can help Montreal’s homeless problem
Tech startups and charity haven’t always been closely associated with each other. For the most part, the hyper-focused startup founder is ..
PHOTOS: AccelerateMTL teaches startups at C2
AccelerateMTL‘s annual curated event is currently taking place at Montreal’s C2 festival, and our favourite photographer Eva Blue caught s..
Social media reacts to AccelerateMTL’s contest winners
AccelerateMTL took to Medium on Thursday to reveal its 2016 winners of the Startup Program Contest. Each of the 50 founders will now head ..
Golf course management tool Chronogolf raises $1.5 million
Chronogolf, a Montreal-based cloud-based software solution that organizes and streamlines every aspect of the business side of golf course..
iNovia’s own portfolio CEOs came back to invest in new fund
Montreal-based venture capital fund iNovia Capital has raised a new fund worth $175 million. Along the way, it received some help from fam..