Deep Pockets For Deep Tech

Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) Capital has launched a $200 million VC fund to support Canadian “deep tech” startups, according to BetaKit. 
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How To Quit Your Job And Level Up

There are plenty of course that promise to unlock the next level of your career, but do any of them actually work? The Peak put that question to Lighthouse Labs graduate Andrew Markham who answered with a definitive 'yes.'
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Power Up

Vehicle battery-maker Clarios is fully charged and has filed for an IPO in the U.S. with a valuation that’s rumoured to be in the US-$20 billion ballpark earlier this week. 
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Where's My Money?

It's a classic case of mo money, mo problems. Ontario’s securities regulator accused Bridging Finance of misusing investor funds and not disclosing conflicts of interest earlier in the week. 
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Out Of Storage

Runnin’ through the 6 with my (warehouse) woes: turns out Amazon is the main culprit behind the little warehouse space we have left in Canadian cities, according to Bloomberg. 
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Paper Excellence, it's in the name.

Paper is big business...who knew! BC-based paper producer Paper Excellence is in talks to acquire American rival Domtar.
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Not A Done Deal

The Oversight Board said it’s upholding Facebook’s decision to ban Trump from their platform...for now.
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No More Secrets

The U.S. is waiving IP protections for COVID-19 vaccines, according to Bloomberg. 
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Trials and Tribulations

Vancouver-based AbCellera has begun clinical trials for their drug against COVID-19 (and its variants) in Canada. 
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Your Neighbourly Neighbour

In the words of our favourite pharmacy clerk: “Hi-dilly-ho, neighbourinos!” 

Neighbourly Pharmacy filed to go public on the TSX at a $150 million valuation, according to the Globe. 
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