So far in , and .
In , ’s tech ecosystem had investments totaling CAD. saw a in total investment and a in the number of deals compared to last quarter. If you look back to , this quarter has seen the total investment by and the number of deals .
This is BC’s largest quarter ever in both investment dollars slightly increasing over their last quarter record. The large overall investment was fueled by 5 deals in Series B and above rounds. The Artificial Intelligence and SaaS vertical led the way this quarter with 16% of the deals each, followed by BioTech at 13% of the deals.
Also of note in Q2 was the Thinkific IPO, the FreshGrade acquisition by Higher Ground as well as 3 Private Equity deals in Tasktop for $122M CAD, 7Gen for $24M CAD and PDFTron for an undisclosed amount.