5 mining IPOs on Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) prevented total collapse of Canadian IPO market in Q4 2022. 2022: CSE led with 26 IPOs or 62% of non-CPC/SPAC IPOs; 31 mining IPOs accounted for 74% of non-CPC/SPAC IPOs. Continue Reading

Canadian VC disbursements set new Canadian record in 2021, raising uninflated $13.58B from 716 financings. Investors from US and 50 foreign countries/regions invested $9.77B or 72% of total. US investors alone invested 56% for $7.60B. Continue Reading

CPE Analytics released 2021 Top 10 Canadian Investment Raising Foreign Funds. JPMorgan Asset Management (Europe) S.a.r.l.’s JPMorgan Liquidity Funds – USD Treasury CNAV Fund led with $5.4B. Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP and Borden Ladner Gervais LLP each acted as legal counsel to 2 funds while Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP acted for 1 fund. Continue Reading

2020-2021: 4 of 15 VC-backed IPOs traded above offering prices while 10 of 17 PE-backed IPOs traded above offering prices. Stars: Dye & Durham (498%), Nuvei (215%), Neighbourly Pharmacy (135%), GFL Environmental (99%), Magnet Forensics (93%), Pet Valu (80%), Copperleaf Technologies (59%)Continue Reading