Private Deals

Sparrow Living secures $1M funding

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Oren Singer and Gavin Servai founded Sparrow Living received $1M in funding for its homesharing platform, $500K each from Accenture and Government of Canada (National Housing Strategy Innovation Programs).

EnerPure announces $10M private placement and plan for public listing

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Todd Habicht founded EnerPure announced $10M private placement and officially announced plan to go public on a Canadian exchange. Ascenta Finance Corp. (lead) and Moneta Advisory Partners act as placement agents.

Lia 27 secures seed financing

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Jean-François Comeau and Alexandre Dufresne founded Lia 27 Inc. closed seed round of private/angel financing, valuing the company at $5 million.

Nexus Renewables secures US $5M credit facility from Scale Microgrid

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Keith Sandor led Nexus Renewables Inc. closed a US $5M asset-backed credit facility with Scale Microgrid Solutions LLC, a Warburg Pincus LLC portfolio company.

Slate Asset Management invests in Roswall Development

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Slate Asset Management acquired significant minority stake in Daniel Roscoe led Roswall Development Inc.

FreshBooks secures up to US $125M debt facility

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FreshBooks secured a US $100M syndicated debt facility with BMO Financial Group and J.P. Morgan plus uncommitted accordion feature of US $25M, for a total borrowing capacity of up to US $125M.

KKR invests in 123Dentist, Altima Dental, and Lapointe Group merger

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Peloton Capital Management backed 123Dentist and Sentinel Capital Partners backed Altima Dental to merge with Lapointe Group with backing from KKR, Heartland Dental, Peloton and Sentiel. 123Dentist CEO Dr. Amin Shivji will lead the combined entity.

Congo Coffee secures $7M pre-seed financing

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Nia Bangala's Congo Coffee Ltd. dba Congo Coffee & Toronto Beignets, secured $7M pre-seed funding from Pittsford, New York Angel investors group.

Parallelz secures US $3M pre-seed funding led by Andre Charoo

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Albert Lai founded Parallelz secured $3M pre-seed funding led by Andre Charoo with participation of Ed Baker, Ryan Hoover, Jonathan Lai, Jude Gomila, Kyu Lee, Farhan Thawar, Global Founders Capital, Play Ventures, Garage Capital, Two Small Fish Ventures.

Vision Greens secures $7M private financing

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Lenny Louis led vertical farm Vision Greens closed $7 million private financing.

Alpha Blue Ocean to invest $10M in SNAP Brands Ventures

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SNAP Brands Ventures Inc. announced CDN $10M financing commitment from Alpha Blue Ocean and go-public agreement on a Canadian exchange by way reverse takeover transaction (RTO).

Audax Private Equity acquires stake in Harbourfront Wealth

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Audax Private Equity acquired equity stake for "9-figure" from shareholders of Danny Popescu, Mark Pinto, Lynn Stibbard led Harbourfront Wealth, valuing company at an enterprise value of CDN $425M.

BILI secures $600K angel financing

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Adrian Capobianco's BILI Inc., the operator of influencer commerce platform Because I Love It, secured over $600,000 in seed funding from private investors.

PlayFitt secures $2.5M seed financing

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Jonathan Guillemette and John Morris' PlayFitt secured $2.5M in seeding funding led by Anges Québec with participation of Dr. Laurent Duvernay-Tardif, Bertrand Nepveu, Charles Bombardier, IC Excellent Ventures Inc, Peter MacKinnon, Florent Calliau, Antony Acciarri and Jean-François Grenon.

Parvis Invest closes $2.6M private placement

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David Michaud, Drew Green, Conan Graham, and Jas Bagry founded Parvis Invest Inc. closed $2.6M private placement led by investment dealer Gravitas Securities Inc.

Healthybud secures $650K additional seed financing

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Kyle Feigenbaum, Adrien Malka and Dana Ben David founded Healthybud secured $650K in additional seed funding from Earth Rated co-founder David Ng and co-founder of MissFresh Bernard Prevost, bringing its total funding to approximately $1M.

Vurger Co closes Canadian financing, may seek Canadian public listing

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Neil Potts and Rachel Hugh founded and Dismatrix backed The Vurger Co Ltd. closed a Canadian private placement by way of convertible debenture financing and will likely seek Canadian public listing.

Endur Apparel rebrands to Outway, backed by $3.2M private financing

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Rob Fraser's Endur Apparel rebranded as Outway, closed $3.2M funding round led by Andrew Wilkinson of Tiny with participation of Shane Parrish, Jason Warner, Jonathan Becker, Rasool Rayani, Ben Moore, Tobyn Sowden, Janene Scordo, Tina Swinton, Rajiv Khaneja, Carla Matheson.