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PCMA/NEMA merger will streamline both groups’ operations

High angle view of businesspeople shaking hands and closing a deal

The unified organization ensures a stronger voice for private capital markets in Canada

  • By: Leah Golob
  • February 12, 2018 February 12, 2018
  • 12:25

Investors’ views on the marijuana industry are mixed

The transaction values Hong Kong-based Nord Anglia Education at US$4.3 billion

There was $3.2 billion in total venture capital investments in 2016, up by 41% from 2015 and reaching their highest level since 2001, according to a new report from the CVCA

VC investments in Canada experience great growth in 2016

However, buyout and related private equity activity saw significant declines both in terms of deal volume and value last year

This source investment tends to be longer-term and has fewer regulatory and other constraints than institutional capital, a UBS white paper says

FPSC makes changes to its board of directors

Board is being expanded to improve regional representation

However, 2016 has been relatively slow for private equity given the “high relative valuations in the current environment”

AMF officials to head major IOSCO committees

The purchase is a related-party deal as Centria is being bought from DJM Capital, a holding company that also controls Fiera indirectly