Alberta Enterprise invests $14 Million in Yaletown Venture Partners Fund

Edmonton, Alberta, May 18, 2010 – Alberta Enterprise, a fund of funds manager investing in knowledge-based industries, today announced a $14 Million investment in the latest fund from Yaletown Venture Partners, a venture capital (VC) firm focused on seed and early-stage companies in the Information Technology and Clean Technology sectors.… Continue reading

B.C. government awards $55 million to Canadian venture firms

The BC Renaissance Capital Fund — an entity of the British Columbia government — has awarded $55 million to four venture capital funds.… Continue reading

BC Fund of Funds commits $55M to 4 Venture Capital Funds

The British Columbia government has committed $55 million to four venture capital funds in the hopes the funds, and their partners, will invest much more than that in venture companies in the province.… Continue reading

Why Venture Capital Is Essential to the Canadian Economy

The Canadian venture capital industry has a significant impact on the economy

Between 1996 and 2007, venture capital investors financed 2,175 technology companies in Canada.… Continue reading

Yaletown closes Series C financing of Endurance Wind Power

Canadian venture capital firm Yaletown Venture Partners has closed a Series C financing of Endurance Wind Power Inc.… Continue reading