Mejuri, direct-to-consumer fine jewelry brand, secured $5M Series A funding from Felix Capital, Real Ventures, Incite Ventures, BDC Capital Women in Technology Fund, and Dash Ventures
Fexible workspace provider, Breather secured $60M strategic funding led by Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec and with participation of Temasek, Ascendas-Singbridge, others
Order ahead app developer Ritual secured US $70M Series C from Georgian Partners, Greylock Partners, Insight Ventures, Mistral Venture Partners, bringing total funding to US $127.5M.
IVP and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) invested US $120M in H.I.G. Growth Partners backed Lulu's Fashion Lounge
Foodee Media closed a bridge round of financing with BDC Capital, BC Tech Fund/Kensington Capital Partners, Yaletown Partners, Structure Capital, Voyager Capital and others
BuildDirect exited CCAA with US $28M new funds and conversion of US $15M DIP financing from Mohr Davidow Ventures, Fidelity, Pelecanus Investments, Lyra Growth Partners, Beedie Capital, others
CareGuide secured Series A round of financing from Canadian and US venture funds and Canadian and international private investors
VerticalScope acquired assets of venture backed VarageSale for US $
Shopify (NYSE/TSX: SHOP) to close public offering of 4.8M Class A subordinate voting shares at US $137 for gross proceeds of US $657.6M
Frank And Oak officially announced $20M Series D with Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Investissement Québec, Goodwater Capital and existing investors
Good Buy Gear raised US $750K in seed funding from Access Venture Partners, Relay Ventures and an additional four North American angel investors
Instacart acquired Mantella Venture Partners, MaRS IAF and Golden Triangle Angel Network backed Unata for US $65 million.