CPPIB reported CPP Fund net assets of $356.1M and net investment return of 11.6%. Emerging PE and Foreign PE outperformed all others with return of 19.5% and 16% respectively
Crown Capital Partners (TSX: CRWN) provided $10 million, 10-year loan to Mill Street & Co. Inc. with an equity participation right
Frank and Oak backer, Goodwater Capital, held initial (maybe final) close for Goodwater Capital III
Golden Ventures, formerly Golden Venture Partners, closed its third fund, Golden Ventures III, at $72 million.
Salesforce Ventures launched US $100M Canada Trailblazer Fund, invested Tier1CRM, Traction Guest, Tulip, and OSF Commerce
Ontario Capital Growth Corporation (OCGC) committed $55M to Yaletown Innovation Growth Limited Partnership and Emerald Technology Ventures' new Canadian cleantech fund.
MKB Partners Fund raised over $50M from Bennett Church Hill Capital, BDC Capital, Fonds de solidarité, McConnell Foundation, family offices and other investors
AmorChem II Fund, seed-stage biotech venture fund, secured $1.5M additional commitment from Fondaction CSN, brining fund size to $45.7M
Brightspark signs Richardson GMP to expand access to early-stage venture capital investments for high net worth individuals (HNWIs)
Private Equity and Infrastructure led Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan's 2017 returns with 18.8% and 18.2% respectively
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) committed US $20M to Fundamentum's first fund, Fundamentum Partnership - Fund I, a US $100M targeted fund.
Québec government to invest up to $50M in Cycle Capital Management's fourth fund with a target of $300M