Will This Be a Record-setting Year for Canadian PE?
May 27, 2015
Private investment in Canada is booming, which you can read all about in our 1H 2015 Canada Breakdown Report. Not only are more dollars coming to Canada, so too are the number of foreign investment firms looking to find opportunities. In fact, last year marked the first time the number of unique U.S. investors operating in Canada outnumbered domestic investors in both PE and VC.
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Here are a few more highlights from the report:
30% of 1Q PE dollars went to Canadian energy companies, up from 16% in 2013
Almost half (45%) of all VC investments in the first quarter were for software startups
PE capital invested could challenge 2007's record
Click here to download the free report, which covers PE/VC deal and exit activity, breakdowns by province and much more.