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)
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
Québec Government to invest $61.5M in $400M fund-of-funds proposed by Teralys Capital to secure VCCI funding.
Alberta Enterprise Corporation invested $5M in Panache Ventures Investment Fund 2018, L.P.
Panache Ventures held $25M initial close for Panache Ventures Investment Fund 2018, L.P.