News report: Canadian Ebola vaccine to be shipped to Geneva next week. Along with the rest of our planet, I dearly hope that the researchers at … [Read more...] about How did experimental Canadian Ebola vaccine wind up in Iowa?
I know that you are probably expecting me to be critical of CTV’s decision to take Kevin O’Leary back, five years after he quit BNN to join Amanda … [Read more...] about When it comes to marketing, at least, Kevin O’Leary knows what he’s doing
The deals are there for Canadian technology companies and its broader ecosystem, that’s for sure. Kinaxis (KXS:TSX), Critical Control (CCZ:TSX), … [Read more...] about Halogen’s valuation shadow could undercut Canada’s tech IPO momentum
There were plenty of casualties in the recent Provincial election; some deserved and some not. This post tries to give you some background on one of … [Read more...] about Murray pays the price for Ontario government’s $500M MaRS scandal
If you believe what you read, Ontario’s MaRS Discovery District is having a very positive impact on a huge swath of the Province’s innovation economy. … [Read more...] about Is MaRS really almost as bright as the Sun?
News Report: MaRS bailout could cost taxpayers up to $477 million It is fair for you to assume that I didn’t fall out of my chair when the … [Read more...] about No surprise in MaRS scandal
As retail investors continue to suffer via some of his lagging mutual funds, Kevin O’Leary’s brand took another hit last month when he agreed to … [Read more...] about Kevin O’Leary closes failed mortgage startup
The media coverage of the pending TSX tech IPO onslaught has been intensive. And perhaps the recent attention shouldn’t come as a shock, since they … [Read more...] about The Canadian tech IPO onslaught that never was
Depending on your point of view, things are either going quickly or they’re not when it comes to the execution of the Federal government’s Venture … [Read more...] about Northleaf’s Venture Catalyst Fund gets to work
Pardon me if I take a moment to pat the team here on the back. The 2014 Preqin Global Private Equity Report is out, and the 128 page document is … [Read more...] about Wellington Financial named to Preqin’s list of “Consistent Performing Fund Managers”