TribalScale, a Toronto, Canada-based innovation firm that delivers product strategy, design, and development for mobile, web, and emerging technologies, has launched a $100m, 5-year program that partners with entrepreneurs to create startups.
Cognixion (formerly Smartstones, Inc.), a Toronto, Ontario, Canada- and Santa Barbara, CA-based neurotech A.I. company, raised $1M in seed funding.
Appili Therapeutics Inc., a Halifax, Canada-based biopharmaceutical company developing and commercializing anti-infective drugs, raised an additional $4.33m in financing.
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Datawatch Corporation (NASDAQ:DWCH), a Bedford, MA-based data intelligence provider with enterprise data preparation, predictive analytics, and visualization solutions, acquired Angoss Software Corporation, a Toronto, Canada-based data science platform provider, for US$24.5m.
CanvasPop, an Ottawa, Canada-based provider of canvas printing and photo gifting services for photographers, digital artists, interior designers and everyday consumers, raised $3.3m in funding.
Bench, a Vancouver, Canada-based provider of a bookkeeping service for small businesses and independent professionals, raised $18m in Series B-1 funding.
Drop, a Toronto, Canada-based millennial-focused rewards program, raised $21m (USD) in Series A funding.
Mnubo, a Montreal, Canada-based Internet of Things (IoT) Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) company, raised $16.5m in Series B financing.
Nicoya Lifesciences, a Kitchener, Ont.-Canada-based biotechnology company, raised $2m in financing.
Busbud, a Montreal, Canada-based online marketplace for travellers to shop for and book intercity bus tickets on over 1.4 million bus routes worldwide, closed an US$11m series B funding (approximately CAD$14m).
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Benevity, Inc., a Calgary, AB-based provider of corporate social responsibility and employee engagement software, received an investment from General Atlantic, a global growth equity firm.
Vention, a Montreal, Canada-based digital manufacturing platform dedicated to machine design, secured a $3.5m CAD seed financing.
Iris Automation, a Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada- and San Francisco, CA-based industrial drone startup, raised $8m in Series A funding.