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Canaccord and Greybrook leading Investment Dealer and EMD in exempt fees earned

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Canaccord Genuity Corp. and Greybrook Securities Inc. the leading investment dealer and EMD respectively in Q1 exempt financing fees earned.

Cannabis financing Series 4: US investors largest cannabis funders

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US investors invested $6.03 billion, accounting for 61% of $10 billion disclosed cannabis investments, almost doubling of the total amount by Canadian investors ($3.1 billion)

Cannabis financing Series 3: US cannabis operating companies capture ever larger share

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Ontario cannabis and related companies received lion's share of cannabis investments. US and companies with major US operations captured increasing share of investments with $3.64B (23%)

Cannabis financing Series 2: The CSE most active exchange 349 deals for $4.65B

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The CSE most active exchange in Canada leading with 349 cannabis and related deals for $4.65B (29% of the $16 billion total)

Cannabis financing Series 1: total funding surpasses $16B in 2018

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Cannabis and related companies raised $16 billion in 2018, 445% increase over 2017 and 2,117% over 2016.

US investors’ “Midas Touch” in Canadian IPO performance

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Canadian VC/PE backed IPOs overwhelmingly underperformed against US VC/PE backed IPOs and VC backed IPO underperformed PE Backed IPOs, CPE Media Analytics report found

Stikeman Elliott and Owen Bird leading law firms in exempt financing – CPE Media Leaderboard

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Owen Bird, BCF, Fasken, Osler, Northwest Law, McCarthy Tétrault, Blakes, DLA Piper (Canada), Burstall, TingleMerrett, Stikeman Elliott, Goodmans, Dentons Canada - leading exempt financing law firms in Jan 2019

Pinnacle Wealth Brokers leads in exempt fees earned by EMDs – CPE Media Leaderboard

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Top 10 exempt fee earning EMDs: Pinnacle Wealth Brokers, Raintree, Tri View Capital, Westcourt Capital, Fisgard Asset, Ardenton Financial, Capital Street Group, Enoch Wealth, Waverley, Keira Capital Partners

RBC Dominion Securities leading investment dealer in exempt fees earned in January 2019

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RBC Dominion Securities Inc. led all investment dealers in exempt financing fees in January 2019

Last business day before Christmas, the busiest financing closing day

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The last business day before Christmas was the busiest financing closing day with the closing of 53, 86 and 75 financings respectively in 2016, 2017 and 2018.

US VCs, International Corporate VCs primary backers of Canadian startups

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US VCs invested $439M, 2.7 times of the $162M invested by Canadian VCs. International CVCs invested $120M, ranking 3rd behind US VCs and Canadian VCs.

Foreign investors play ever important role in Canadian VC ecosystem

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Every VC dollar raised by Canadian companies, 55 cents from foreign sources with almost 40 cents from USA alone, only 45 cents from Canadian sources.

Canadian Venture Capital 2017 First Half Report

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CPE Media released its inaugural and ground-breaking report into venture capital (VC) activity in Canada for first half (H1) of 2017.

US PE-backed IPOs outperform, VC-backed and CDN PE-backed IPOs underperform

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Bain Capital backed Canada Goose and CCMP backed Jamieson led all VC/PE backed IPOs with 40% and 17% gain. Zymeworks, Freshii, Source Energy and STEP Energy lost stock value.

US VCs, Corporate leading VC backers of Canadian startups

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US VCs and Corporate Venturing led all VC disbursements in Canadian startups - CPE Media preliminary 1st Half 2017 results

Biotech, Oil & Gas and Mining lead $30.8B public financing in Q1 2017 accounting for 71% of the total amount.

Q1-17: Biotech, Oil & Gas and Mining lead $30.8B public financing

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Biotech, Oil & Gas and Mining led $30.8B public financing in Q1 2017, accounting for 71% of the total amount.

Driven by debt financing, Canadian public market financing started 2017 on a very positive note.

2017 public market starts positive, driven by debt financing

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Driven by debt financing, Canadian public market financing started 2017 on a very positive note.

Mining leads PE deal volume while Oil & Gas leads value

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CPE Media reports 307 completed private equity deals with disclosed value of $19.24 billion in 2016.