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Breather, Montreal Startup similar to WeWork, raises $60m

Quebec based startup Breather, a network of beautifully designed workspaces offering individuals and businesses practical, distraction-free spaces, with more than 500 Locations worldwide and growing, raised $60m Canadian. We have profiled Breather before and you can access the article here. This $60m will bring the total money raised to $120m. Most of the financing was … Continue reading Breather, Montreal Startup similar to WeWork, raises $60m

Money Raised & Companies Acquired – Canadian 2018 March Edition

March was a quieter month with fewer deals going on but there were still quite a few deals taking place. The notable deals came from Toronto ecobee raising $80m and Vancouver hootsuite raising $65m. Even an interesting concept Cryptokitties game developed in Vancouver, where you breed, raise and sell cats, got $12m in funding. Most … Continue reading Money Raised & Companies Acquired – Canadian 2018 March Edition

February 2018 Edition: Canadian Tech Startups Money Raised

Another month passes, and another amazing round for Canadian startups raising tons of money. Congrats to Quebec and Ontario companies leading the way with most money raised this month. All money raised have been converted to Canadian dollars. List of Canadian companies that raised money in February 2018. We missed any? Let us know in … Continue reading February 2018 Edition: Canadian Tech Startups Money Raised

22 Canadian Tech Startups That Raised Money in January 2018

January was another great month for Canadian tech startups. Top stories came from Ontario and Quebec with Quebec Busbud raising $11m and Ontario Wattpad raising $51m among many others. Most investments were done in Ontario and Quebec. Time to wake up Alberta and British Columbia? Either way, great seeing hundreds of millions dollars raised in … Continue reading 22 Canadian Tech Startups That Raised Money in January 2018

Toronto Ada Support, chat automation software firm, raises $2.5m

Ada raised $2.5m from Bessemer Venture Partners with participation from Version One Ventures. Ada Support is based in Toronto with about 10 employees. Ada is a customer support automation software that enables companies to easily leverage machine learning to provide instant answers to their questions in chat. They make automating and scaling customer support simple. With chatbots … Continue reading Toronto Ada Support, chat automation software firm, raises $2.5m

Toronto Top Hat, educational platform company, raises $29m Canadian

Top Hat, educational software firm that makes teaching fun and effective in higher education by creating a one to one interactive experience between professors and students using laptops, smartphones, and tablets, has announced that they have raised $22.5m USD. This will help the company to transform how universities engage and educate students inside and outside … Continue reading Toronto Top Hat, educational platform company, raises $29m Canadian