Business Development Bank of Canada


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Business Development Bank of Canada

A government-owned corporation in Canada that provides financing, advisory, and venture capital services for small businesses and start-ups. The BDC helps promote economic growth, particularly for exporters and technology companies. Bonds issued by the BDC are guaranteed by the Canadian government. It was established as the Industrial Development Bank in 1944.
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5 million in venture capital from the Business Development Bank of Canada in 1991, Cinar has been growing rapidly, expanding from 38 staffers to more than 1,000.
DCaeWave has a blue-chip investor base including Business Development Bank of Canada, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Goldman Sachs, Growthworks, Harris & Harris Group, International Investment and Underwriting, and Kensington Partners Limited.
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Business Development Bank of Canada is a financial institution wholly owned by the Government of Canada.
CEO Razor Suleman is the recipient of the 2007 Young Entrepreneur Award for Ontario by The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC).
Under Canada s Global Markets Action Plan, Canadian companies can count on the support of the Trade Commissioner Service, as well as support from Export Development Canada, the Canadian Commercial Corporation and the Business Development Bank of Canada, to boost their exports and succeed abroad.
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Working with the Business Development Bank of Canada, last year the company invested $25,000 in a strategic plan that identified the growth rate in the granite counter top market in Minneapolis was about eight to 12 per cent annually until at least 2007.
All current Colubris investors participated in the new round, including Prism VentureWorks, GrandBanks Capital, DCM - Doll Capital Management, Mid-Atlantic Venture Funds, The Telecommunications Development Fund and The Business Development Bank of Canada.
The Business Development Bank of Canada and the University of Toronto have joined forces to help fund a startup accelerator intended to foster the next batch of great Canadian firms another substantial move in the cross-country campaign to restore a domestic venture capital community.
Before becoming CEO of Farm Credit Canada, he spent 25 years with the Business Development Bank of Canada (formerly the Federal Business Development Bank), where he held a variety of titles, most recently as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.
BioSyntech" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:BSY) today announced that it has negotiated the extension until February 15, 2009 of the $2,500,000 loan obtained in 2002 from the Business Development Bank of Canada (the "BDC"), on the same terms and conditions.
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