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BC Angel Forum
Each spring and fall since 1997, the BC Angel Forum has been introducing emerging companies to private equity investors. Tech and non-tech pre-screened companies seek equity financing of $100,000 to $1 million, by delivering "live" presentations to pre-screened private & corporate investors.

Canadian Venture Capital Association Member List
A list of Canadian venture capital financing companies. The Canadian Venture Capital Association is committed to the promotion and support of venture capital as a professional practice.

Venture Capital - Advice for First Time Entrepreneurs
What do venture firms look for in evaluating a new company? Advice for First Time Entrepreneurs helps to answer this question.

Investment Capital Programs
The Ministry of Small Business and Economic Development offers programs to help small businesses gain access to capital, whether a business is just starting out or seeking expansion capital to compete in global markets. These programs offer investors (including employee investors) tax credits for making equity capital investments in qualifying small businesses. Visit
the site or call 1-800-665-6597 for more information.

How to Win a Venture Capitalist
Business opportunities are everywhere for venture capitalists. Hundreds of business plans cross their desks every month, offering myriad opportunities. However, the successful venture capitalist invests in people first and business plans second.

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