Mar 31, 2016 On Our Blog

500 Startups Announces $30M Canada Fund

Excuse us, but 500 Startups is expanding into Canada in a BIG way! We are launching a $30M regional fund for Canadian based startups. Canada is huge, and not just in geography; it has many thriving entrepreneurial communities across its 3,000 miles of mostly-populated tundra, as well as some of  the most talented engineers and lowest operating costs of any developed country. With the creation of 500 Canada (#500CAN), startups across the country will be able to leverage the 500 Startups brand and extensive network of mentors, founders, and partners that come from over 1,500 portfolio companies around the world. 500 Startups has already made 37 Canadian investments out of its Silicon Valley main funds including Breather, Lagoa, Unbounce, Cleanify …


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