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GrowerIQ closes $3 million seed round to help cannabis producers stay compliant

Cannabis ERP platform sees room to help growers meet “high” regulatory burden. As GrowerIQ founder and CEO Andrew Wilson puts it, the compliance burden…

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From seed to fork: building better food systems through impact investing

Sustainable food is about access and environmental impact. Agriculture innovation has been heralded as one possible way to drive the Canadian economy in a…

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Verv closes $3.8 million seed round to develop at-home blood testing kit

Sudbury-based healthtech startup Verv has secured $3.8 million CAD in seed funding from United Kingdom vitro diagnostics company Randox Laboratories. Peter Fitzgerald, founder and…

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Haleo raises $5.2 million seed extension to expand virtual sleep clinic

The Montréal startup wants to help workers with what keeps them up at night. Montréal healthtech startup Haleo has closed a $5.2 million CAD…

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Orna raises over $1 million in seed funding to bolster AI-powered cybersecurity platform

Orna is working on using blockchain tech for secure data storage. Toronto SaaS startup Orna has secured over $1 million in a seed round…

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Parvis raises $2.6 million seed round for blockchain-enabled real estate investment management platform

Parvis’ direct-to-investor platform is set to launch later this summer. Vancouver-based FinTech startup Parvis Invest has closed an all equity $2.6 million CAD seed…

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Gig economy banking app Moves raises $5 million in OMERS-led seed round

Moves wants to make the gig economy work for its workers. Toronto-based FinTech startup Moves has raised a $6.39 million CAD ($5 million USD)…

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Boundless Life secures $2 million seed round to help families transition to digital nomad lifestyle

Boundless claims no competition, targeting aspiring digital nomads with children. Montréal-headquartered Boundless Life has secured $2 million in a SAFE, all-equity seed funding round…

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Sprout.vc closes initial $10 million for second Western Canada-focused seed fund

Sprout.vc aims to sow seeds for more B2B software startups to grow. Edmonton-based Sprout.vc has secured a first close of nearly $10 million CAD…

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Cyno secures $2.3 million seed round to bolster virtual care for employees

Cyno users can choose between individual or group health services. St. John’s telehealth startup Cyno has secured $2.3 million in all-equity seed funding led…

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