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Mar 19 2020

GreenSky Accelerator Funds Invest in Payment Rails

March 19, 2020 — Toronto GreenSky Capital Inc. is pleased to announce that its affiliated venture fund, the GreenSky Accelerator Fund III, has made a $950,000 investment as part of a bridge round in Payment Rails Inc. Also participating in the round were members of the GreenSky President’s Club, an affiliated angel network. Increasingly in […]

Jan 20 2020

GreenSky Capital Closes GreenSky Accelerator Fund III; Promotes Neil Peet and Valdis Martinsons

Toronto, ON – January 20, 2020 GreenSky Accelerator Fund IIIGreenSky Capital Inc. (“GreenSky”) is very pleased to announce the final close of its third affiliated venture fund, the GreenSky Accelerator Fund III, LP (“the Fund”). The Fund has $8.5 million to be invested in Canadian early-stage technology companies. The Fund’s limited partners are composed of a […]

Job Opportunity: Venture Capital Analyst

January 20, 2020 GreenSky Capital is a Toronto-based boutique venture capital firm that invests in seed-stage technology companies through a series of related venture funds, the GreenSky Accelerator Funds. We are seeking an Analyst to assist with performing due diligence on early stage tech companies and provide operational support. Responsibilities include: Requirements Experience or demonstrated […]

Jan 09 2020

GreenSky Capital Leads $1.25M Investment in Direct-C

Toronto, ON – January 9, 2020 GreenSky Capital Inc. (“GreenSky”) is very pleased to announce that the GreenSky Accelerator Fund III, LP (“the Fund”) has led a $1.25M Seed financing round for Direct-C Ltd (www.direct-c.ca), with members of the GreenSky President’s Club and Direct-C management filling out the round. Direct-C has created a breakthrough proprietary […]

Oct 02 2019

RANK Software Closes a $1.85M Financing Round Led by GreenSky Capital

Toronto, ON – October 2, 2019 GreenSky Capital Inc. is pleased to announce that its affiliated venture fund, the GreenSky Accelerator Fund III, has led a $1.85 million equity investment round in RANK Software. The financing included participation from the GreenSky Accelerator Fund III, members of the affiliated angel group, the GreenSky President’s Club, MaRS […]

Sep 30 2019

LabsCubed Closes Financing Co-led by GreenSky Accelerator Fund and MaRS Investment Accelerator Fund.

Toronto, ON – September 30, 2019 GreenSky Capital Inc. is pleased to announce that its affiliated venture fund, the GreenSky Accelerator Fund III, and MaRS Investment Accelerator Fund (IAF), have co-led a funding round in LabsCubed, an innovative Waterloo company focused on industrial automation. Additional funding was provided by angel investors, including members of Golden […]

Aug 20 2019

Akira Health Acquired by Telus

Toronto – August 20, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On July 31, 2019, Telus Health acquired Akira Health (“Akira”), a portfolio company of the GreenSky Accelerator Fund I, for undisclosed terms.  The GreenSky Accelerator Fund I had invested in Akira in 2017. Akira’s virtual care platform was built with a vision to bring world-class, affordable healthcare […]

Jul 03 2019

Wave Financial Acquired by H&R Block

Toronto – July 3, 2019 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE On July 1, 2019, H&R Block acquired Wave Financial, Inc. (“Wave”) for C$536M.  Wave had been a client of GreenSky Capital in its previous incarnation as a broker/dealer.  At that time, GreenSky advised Wave on  its first two rounds of investment – the first through members of […]

Jun 04 2019

Weever closes $1M equity round co-led by GreenSky and MaRS IAF

Toronto, ON – June 4, 2019 GreenSky Capital Inc. is pleased to announce that its affiliated venture fund, the GreenSky Accelerator Fund III, and MaRS Investment Accelerator Fund (IAF) have co-led a $1 million equity investment round in Weever Apps. GreenSky Capital, through its affiliated venture funds, the GreenSky Accelerator Fund I and the GreenSky […]

Apr 08 2019

Cyclica: the subject of a recent Financial Post Article

Toronto, ON – April 8, 2019 A recent Financial Post article prominently showcased two Canadian companies – Cyclica and Deep Genomics – who are at the forefront of applying Artificial Intelligence in the field of drug discovery and innovation. The Financial Post Article, which appeared in the National Post on April 3, 2019, notes that […]