BCTIA Upcoming Startup Resources
The BCTIA, in partnership with e@UBC, is offering free startup resources to e@UBC registered ventures to help their team succeed. RSVP through the links provided to gain access to these great resources!
Don’t miss out on a free 1-hour financial consultation:
Lunch N’ Learns
Going for Greenbacks: IPOs in the U.S. ft. the NYSE
Wednesday, Oct 14 | 12-1pm | FREE
Alex Ibrahim, Head of International Capital Markets at the New York Stock Exchange, will discuss key considerations for Canadian companies in the tech space to access the U.S. capital markets with a listing on the NYSE. He will address various topics including global IPO landscape; positive trend of U.S. investments in Canadian issuers; and the U.S. regulatory environment. Click here to RSVP.
Grub in The Hub: Equity Crowdfunding
Friday, Oct 16 | 12-1pm | FREE
In six Canadian provinces new equity crowdfunding rules now allow anybody to invest in private companies. This opens up an entirely new way for companies to access capital. No longer limited to angel investors, friends, and family, private companies can now reach out to the crowd for investments as low as $500, turning their customers into investors and creating brand champions. FrontFundr is the first platform in Canada to close an equity crowdfunding deal, at 200% funded. Click here to RSVP.