Quebec

TandemLaunch secures Cap Vista investment and partnership

Ted Liu

Cap Vista invests in TandemLaunch Ventures Fund II and enters investment partnership with TandemLaunch

Sofdesk secures $3M Series A from EnerTech and BDC Capital

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Sofdesk, a cleantech SaaS software company, raised $3M in Series A from EnerTech Capital and BDC Venture Capital Industrial, Clean and Energy (ICE) Technology Venture Fund.

Beaufield closes $6M bought deal led by Osisko Mining

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Beaufield Resources closed $6M bought deal private placement led by Eight Capital. Osisko Mining invested $3.17M as part of the financing

CRCD and Caisse upsize CCPME II to $320M

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Capital régional et coopératif Desjardins (CRCD) and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec increased Capital croissance PME II fund size to $320M.

Canada Strategic Metals announces $2.5M FT financing

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Canada Strategic Metals has entered agreement with Canaccord Genuity Corp. for a proposed $2.5M flow-through share offering

Airbnb acquires iNovia backed Luxury Retreats

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iNovia backed Luxury Retreats has been acquired by Airbnb. Joe Poulin, Peter Kern and iNovia were the three largest shareholders of Luxury Retreats.

TriWest backed Edgefront to acquire Nobel

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TriWest Capital Partners backed Edgefront REIT to acquire Nobel REIT to own 2.1M sq ft of GLA and gross book value of assets of $300M.

Gildan Activewear closes American Apparel acquisition

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Gildan Activewear closed acquisition of the American Apparel brand and certain assets from American Apparel, LLC

Dr. Soon-Shiong exercises ProMetic warrants for $74.8M gain

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Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong acquired 44,791,488 ProMetic Life Sciences share through exercise of warrants, generating $74.8M in profits.

BioAmber closes US $20M public offering, repays loan

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BioAmber closed US $20.1M public offering led by Rodman & Renshaw and repaid US $19.3M loan held by Bridging Finance Inc.

TFI acquires Cavalier Transportation Services

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TFI International Inc., formerly TransForce Inc., acquired Cavalier Transportation Services Inc. for undisclosed amount.

MOBI724 Global Solutions closes $553K financing

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MOBI724 Global Solutions closed $553K unit offering with proceeds to be used for project deployments, ongoing obligations and working capital requirements

NTS acquires Fiarex and CEM Testing Laboratories

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Aurora Capital backed National Technical Systems acquired Fiarex Testing Laboratory Inc. and CEM Testing Laboratory Inc.

Persistence Capital Partners’ Medisys acquires Tri Fit

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Persistence Capital Partners owned Medisys Health Group acquires Tri Fit.

Quebec PE investors invest $10.8M in Falco Resources

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Falco Resources raised $10.8M from Ressources Québec/Investissement Québec, Capital Croissance PME II, SIDEX

Power Financial backed Diagram launches with $25M funding

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

Northern Investment Partners to invest $160M in wholesale data centers

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Northern Investment Partners, partnering with M Capital Group, plans to invest up to $160 million or US $120 million in equity in Canadian wholesale data centers.

Alithya Group secures additional $17M growth capital

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Alithya Group has raised $17M growth capital from Capital régional et coopératif Desjardins (CRCD), Investissement Québec, TELUS Ventures, and iA Financial Group. (photo credit: Alithya)