Sagard Private Equity Canada led investment group including Fondaction and Roynat Equity Partners invested in Routhier Monette family led Courchesne, Larose. Debt financing was provided by National Bank of Canada, CIBC, RBC, Scotiabank, Roynat Capital, Roynat Equity Partners, Fondaction, Fonds de solidarité FTQ.Continue Reading

Fondaction and Priori-T Capital launched $160M Inlandsis II with $115M initial close from the Lucie and André Chagnon Foundation, Sabius Private Institutional Mandate (Dalpé Wealth Partners), Société Financière Bourgie, HEC Montréal, Horizon Capital Holdings, Capital Benoit and Genus Capital Management, and Fondaction and Priori-T Capital.Continue Reading

Karim Benabdallah, Chase Belair, Malik Yacoubi, Damien Charbonneau founded nesto secured $80M Series C funding led by IGM Financial with participation of Diagram Ventures, Portage, NAventures/National Bank of Canada, BMO Capital Partners, and Michael Rowell and Michael Paulus. Damon Murchison, CEO of IG Wealth Management, has joined nesto board of directors.Continue Reading

Power Sustainable Energy Infrastructure Canada Fund I secures $600M in “Vintage II” commitments from founding partners Desjardins Group, Empower Annuity Insurance Company of America, and Après-demain SA, new commitments from Fonds de solidarité FTQ, the Coutu Family Office and Canada Post Corporation Registered Pension Plan. Continue Reading