LinkedIn’s Top 15 Canadian Startups in 2021

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Since the beginning of the pandemic, software professionals in Canada are reevaluating their work arrangement. The software job market has and is still very much booming. Here is a list of 15 best Canadian startups, compiled by LinkedIn. Only companies that are < 7 years of age, > 50 employees, headquartered in Canada and privately … Read more

National Bank of Canada Acquires Majority Stake in Montreal Fintech Startup Flinks

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National Bank of Canada has invested $103 million in the Montreal-based fintech startup Flinks. The investment is intended to serve as capital for accelerating the expansion of the startup’s fintech activities throughout North America. Much of this expansion is intended to target a new customer base in the United States, with Flinks hoping to double … Read more

Station FinTech Montreal Accelerator Seeks Canadian Startups Developing Payment Technologies

Finance Montreal has launched a new accelerator program through its Station FinTech initiative and in cooperation with venture development firm Highline Beta. The Station FinTech Montreal Accelerator is seeking startups in FinTech and InsurTech from across Canada that are developing products and technologies for payments and transfers. First Cohort of New Accelerator Focused on Payment … Read more

MAIN Quebec to Roll Out $29 Million Coaching Program for Over 300 Quebec Startups

MAIN Quebec to Roll Out $29 Million Coaching Program for Over 300 Quebec Startups The organization Mouvement des accélérateurs d’innovation du Québec is rolling out a new iteration of their PMEit program. The program is set to provide coaching and mentoring for 375 startups across Quebec. The announcement of the move came during their Sommet … Read more

$20,000 CAD grants for Montreal early stage startups

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Grant+ program ditches age restrictions Montreal Inc has just changed its entry requirements to now include entrepreneurs of any age group (over 18) and accept applications for up to $20,000 CAD grants. How to qualify? In order to be eligible to apply for the Grant+ program: RELATED: How to succeed as a programmer at an … Read more