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Power Financial backed Diagram launches with $25M funding

Ted Liu

Power Financial backed Diagram has announced its launch with $25M funding and investments in 2 of Portag3 portfolio companies.

Dundee Precious Metals close $43.7M EBRD investment

Ted Liu

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has completed $43.7M investment in Dundee Precious Metals for 9.99% of stake.

Slate Retail REIT closes $79.8M financing

Ted Liu

Slate Retail REIT closed $74.8M offering led by CIBC World Markets, BMO Capital Markets and GMP Securities, and $5M placement with Slate Asset Management, REIT manager. (photo credit: Slate Retail REIT)

eHealth startup Figure 1 secures Series B financing

Ted Liu

Figure 1 has secured Series B financing with Union Square Ventures, Rho Canada Ventures, Version One Ventures, Social Capital, MaRS IAF. Figure 1 is a medical photo and information sharing mobile platform for healthcare professionals worldwide. (photo credit: Figure 1)

Nutreco to acquire Hi-Pro Feeds from Birch Hill

Ted Liu

Nutreco has agreed to acquire Hi-Pro Feeds from Birch Hill Equity Partners. Birch Hill acquired Viterra’s North American feed processing operations for $88M in April 2012 to form Hi-Pro Feeds. (photo credit: Nutreco)

Crown Capital Fund IV increases size to $175M

Ted Liu

Crown Capital Fund IV has held $50million third close to bring the fund size to $175 million. Crown Capital Partners (photo credit: Crown Capital Partners)

Boralex closes acquisition of 230 MW Niagara Region Wind Farm

Ted Liu

Boralex has completed the acquisition of 230 MW Niagara Region Wind Farm from Enercon Canada Inc. for $232.4M. (photo credit: Karsten Wurth via Unsplash)

Datavail acquires Hawthorne backed Navantis

Ted Liu

Catalyst Investors backed Datavail Corporation has acquired Hawthorne Partners backed Navantis for undisclosed amount. (photo credit: Navantis)

Encycle secures US $11.5M financing

Ted Liu

Encycle, Formerly REGEN Energy, raised US $11.5M from Prelude Ventures and NGEN Partners, BDC Capital, Duke Ventures, EDC, and EnerTech Capital. (photo credit: Encycle)

Bonnefield Canadian Farmland Evergreen fund re-opens with initial close

Ted Liu

Bonnefield has re-opened Bonnefield Canadian Farmland LP II, a 2013 vintage fund, as an evergreen fund with initial close. Dentons Canada LLP acts as legal counsel. Bonnefield (photo credit: Melissa Askew via Unsplash)

Microsoft to acquire Samsung Venture backed Maluuba

Ted Liu

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) has agreed to acquire Samsung Venture, Emerillon Capital and Nautilius Venture Partners backed Maluuba, a Waterloo, Ontario based artificial general intelligence company. (photo credit: Maluuba)

McRock iNFund adds Caterpillar Ventures new LP

Ted Liu

Caterpillar Ventures has invested in McRock iNFund joining other LPs, Cisco Systems, Électricité de France (EDF), BDC Capital, EDC, Teralys, WSGR, AEC, Kensington and Harbourvest. McRock Capital (photo credit: McRock Capital)

Giftagram secures additional angel financing

Ted Liu

Giftagram Inc., a developer of mobile gifting apps, has raised additional angel funding from Canadian and US investors.

John Albright resigns from Axios Mobile Assets board

Ted Liu

John Albright, Managing Partner of Relay Ventures, has resigned from Axios Mobile Assets (TSX-V: AXA) board effective immediately. Relay Ventures is Axios' largest shareholder. (photo credit: Relay Ventures)

Ardenton Capital invests in Combat Networks

Ted Liu

Ardenton Capital of Vancouver has acquired a significant equity interested in Ottawa based Combat Networks. Osprey Capital Partners Inc. acted as financial advisor.

GreenSpace Brands completes $8.5M bought deal

Ted Liu

GreenSpace Brands Inc. has closed $8.5 million bought deal financing led by Beacon Securities Limited and including Cormark Securities Inc., Canaccord Genuity Corp. and AltaCorp Capital Inc. Aird & Berlis LLP and Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP acted as legal counsels in connection with the offering. (photo credit: GreenSpace Brands)

MUNDOmedia to go public via RTO

Ted Liu

MUNDOmedia to go public through a reverse take-over (RTO) transaction with blank check company Harmony Merger Corp. in a deal being at up to $165 million. (photo credit: Mundo Media)

Morguard North American REIT closes $60M bought deal

Ted Liu

Morguard North American REIT (TSX: MRG.UN) has closed $60M bought deal offering co-led by RBC Capital Markets and TD Securities. Morguard Corporation (TSX: MRC) purchased 730,000 units for $10M. (photo credit: Morguard)