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101 Best Ontario Based Venture Capital Startups and Companies 2021

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This article showcases our top picks for the best Ontario based Venture Capital companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Venture Capital industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Ontario Venture Capital Startups

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Clearco

Clearco

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Clearco is a suite of performance financing products & services tailor-made for founders in all stages of their journey.

Garage Capital

Garage Capital

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Garage Capital is an investment fund focusing on early-stage companies in the Waterloo area.

Garage Capital

Framework Ventures

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Framework Ventures is a venture capital firm that invests in founders that enable blockchain technologies.

Garage Capital

Fairfax Financial Holdings

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Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited is a financial services holding company

Garage Capital

Tricon Residential

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Tricon Residential is a rental housing company focused on serving the middle market demographic across North America.

Garage Capital

Canopy Rivers

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Canopy Rivers is a venture capital firm specializing in cannabis.

Garage Capital

Onex

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Onex is a private equity firm that invests and manages capital on behalf of its shareholders and institutional investors.

Garage Capital

Corl

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Corl provides capital as a service solution through revenue sharing.

Garage Capital

Origin House

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Origin House is the home for cannabis brands from distribution to brand acceleration.

Garage Capital

Venture For Canada

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Their mission is to provide opportunities for the best and brightest to create dynamic companies

Garage Capital

True North Apartment REIT

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True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust is an owner and acquirer of Canadian commercial real estate properties.

Garage Capital

Export Development Canada

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Export Development Canada supports Canada’s export trade by helping companies react to international business openings.

Garage Capital

CannCure Investments

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CannCure is a privately-held corporation that operates as an investment company.

Garage Capital

Lumira Ventures

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Canada’s leading health care & life sciences venture capital firm with a 30-year reputation building companies across North America.

Garage Capital

Generation Ventures

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Generation Ventures is the venture arm of Generation Capital, a family office based in Toronto, Canada.

Garage Capital

Spartan Finance

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Everything you need to succeed in Biotech. Evening the playing field between retail investors and hedge funds.

Garage Capital

Ripple Ventures

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Early-stage venture fund based in Toronto, Canada focused on B2B SaaS startups in Toronto, New York & Boston.

Garage Capital

Clairvest Group

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Clairvest Group is an equity management firm that invests its own capital in entrepreneurial corporations.

Garage Capital

Mistral Venture Partners

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Mistral Venture Partners is a seed-stage venture capital firm that invests in early-stage technology companies.

Garage Capital

GCI Capital

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GCI Capital is a Toronto based early stage venture capital firm.

Garage Capital

Acasta Enterprises

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Acasta Enterprises operates as a special purpose acquisition company.

Garage Capital

500 Startups Canada

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Geo-fund of the world-wide 500 Startups fund

Garage Capital

Crown Capital Partners

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Crown Capital Partners is a financial consulting business for companies in the Canadian mid-market.

Garage Capital

Maple Leaf Angels

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Maple Leaf Angels are an experienced group of private investors looking for great entrepreneurs, great products and great companies.

Garage Capital

4Front Capital Partners

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4Front Capital Partners operates as an independent investment bank.

Garage Capital

GreenBank Capital

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GreenBank Capital Inc is a public company in Canada with 80% subsidary with GreenCoinX Inc. and 100% subsidary with GreenBank Financial Inc.

Garage Capital

Disruption Ventures

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Disruption Ventures, a private female-founded venture capital fund investing in businesses led by women.

Garage Capital

Institutional Limited Partners Association

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Institutional Limited Partners Association is a member-driven organization dedicated to advancing the interests of private equity.

Garage Capital

Folkard & Company

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ATTACH THE BUSINESS PLAN BY E-MAIL. Will be the only firm with in-house banking, world wide off-shore in-house facilities.

Garage Capital

Axsium

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Axsium Group was founded in 2004 with the goal of delivering value-added consulting advice and best practice knowledge to the emerging

Garage Capital

National Crowdfunding & Fintech Association of Canada

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Canada’s leading Fintech association helping innovative start-ups and scale-ups launch and accelerate growth.

Garage Capital

Hedonic Capital

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Hedonic Capital aims to ease the financial management burden from businesses as they expand operations.

Garage Capital

MetaFinance

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A digital peer-to-peer platform for private investment opportunities.

Garage Capital

fundii

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Financial Services for Tech Startups

Garage Capital

Hillcore Group

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The Hillcore Group is a leading independent Canadian investment and advisory firm.

Garage Capital

Axxiome Group

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A global financial services software, innovation and advisory company focused on disruption and transformation.

Garage Capital

Pinetree Capital

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Pinetree Capital Ltd. was born out of the ingenuity of Sheldon Inwentash, its Founder and current Chairman and CEO. The Company started in

Garage Capital

Ekagrata

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Ekagrata is a private investment and holding company that aims to build long term businesses with global presence and leadership positions

Garage Capital

Jovian Capital Corporation

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Jovian Capital Corporation is an asset management company. Jovian is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the symbol JOV.

Garage Capital

National Angel Capital Organization

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NACO is an angel capital industry association focused on access to capital and mentorship for entrepreneurs.

Garage Capital

CIX – Canadian Innovation Exchange

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Accelerating the development of the ground-breaking technologies, products and services propelling the Canadian economy into the future.

Garage Capital

8 Billion Acts of Innovation – Investment Firm

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8 Billion Acts of Innovations is an investment firm that invests $45 million + in various artificial intelligence and blockchain companies

Garage Capital

Freedom 55 Financial

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Freedom 55 Financial is a financial security planning organization.

Garage Capital

WEtech Alliance

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WEtech’s vision is to build a regional technology community that fosters entrepreneurship, innovation.

Garage Capital

Covalent Technologies

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Enterprise support for Apache open source solutions.

Garage Capital

Hampton Securities

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Hampton Securities is a Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada.

Garage Capital

McCain Capital Partners

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McCain Capital Partners is in the business of growing businesses. It makes long-term investments alongside strong, aligned management teams.

Garage Capital

Crosswinds Holdings

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Value-based private equity firm focusing on long-term strategic opportunities. They have a primary focus on the insurance industry.

Garage Capital

Quantum Growth Advisors

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Quantum Growth Advisors focuses on fundraising and lead generation for organizations in the healthcare and technology sector.

Garage Capital

Rhyno Equity Group

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Rhyno is an investment corporation specializing in the acquisition and operation of healthy manufacturing companies in North America.

Garage Capital

Aberdeen International

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Resource-focused investment fund Unique in that their investments are actively managed until maturity, reducing risk and enhancing returns.

Garage Capital

Eos Nation

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Eos Nation is an internet company located in Ottawa.

Garage Capital

PearTree Securities

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PearTree Securities provides corporate finance and M&A solutions for Canadian mining and oil & gas companies.

Garage Capital

Jameson Bank

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Jameson Bank is a leading provider of integrated foreign exchange and payment solutions.

Garage Capital

Synkun

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Venture builder, focusing on pre-seed investments and business development for companies working between Asia and North America.

Garage Capital

HyperCube Venture Fund

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SPECIALIZED ON IT TECHNOLOGIES AND CRYPTO

Garage Capital

JC ALGO

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Raising capital for projects that significantly impact people, society or the environment in emerging markets.

Garage Capital

Hippocampus Consulting Inc

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Global Management Consulting Firm.

Garage Capital

Hub & Company

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Hub & Company is a venture studio and consultancy operating in the Toronto-Waterloo corridor.

Garage Capital

5&Vine

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Fractional CMO and Startup Marketing Agency

Garage Capital

Optimize Capital Partners

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Optimize Capital Partners is a venture capital funding platform company located in Toronto.

Garage Capital

Southern Ontario Angel Network

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SOAN facilitates the mobilization of investments from accredited investors into companies being developed in southeastern Ontario.

Garage Capital

Venture Accelerator Partners

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Venture Accelerator Partners provides a wide range of marketing services that will help in accelerating company’s revenue and growth.

Garage Capital

Inventionshare

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Inventionshare is a venture capital hedge funds company located in Ottawa.

Garage Capital

Novatio Ventures

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Novatio Ventures is a venture capital firm accelerating the commercialization of life science innovations.

Garage Capital

Ahava Holdings & Ventures

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Ahava Holdings & Ventures is a holding company and private equity firm that focuses on building great technology and media companies.

Garage Capital

Doncaster Group

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Doncaster is an AdTech & Media focused venture capital firm.

Garage Capital

The Gavin Group

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Gavin Management Group has been designing and implementing customized wealth management programs.

Garage Capital

AppleBy Systems

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AppleBy Systems is a heating, air conditioning and air quality improvement company.

Garage Capital

TEN

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Design of business development services and making economic systems friendly to entrepreneurship and self-employment

Garage Capital

Ursataur Capital Management

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Ursataur Capital Management is a private investment firm specializing in the recapitalization.

Garage Capital

Roehampton Capital

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Private Equity. Public Impact.

Garage Capital

Indicium

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Umbrella Corporation

Garage Capital

Friedberg Mercantile Group

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Friedberg Mercantile Group Ltd. is a broker dealer that provides a wide range of financial and investment services.

Garage Capital

SmallCapPower

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SmallCapPower.com is the leading resource for small cap investors.

Garage Capital

Canadian Mortgage Capital Corporation

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Canadian Mortgage Capital Corporation (CMCC) is a major mortgage brokerage and mortgage funds manager.

Garage Capital

Shotgun Fund

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Shotgun Fund is the general partner of the Argosy Partners.

Garage Capital

VRG Capital

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VRG Capital has provided financing and management experience to small and mid-sized companies in health care, financial services, IT, etc.

Garage Capital

VintValley

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VintValley is a technology focused investment company that creates sustainable business ecosystems.

Garage Capital

PrivCap Resources Group

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PrivCap Resources Group offers innovative platforms for private capital leaders seeking to maximize investment value across asset classes.

Garage Capital

Manual Ventures

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Manual Ventures is a revenue based investment firm that provides non-dilutive growth capital to early stage startups.

Garage Capital

Augustine Ventures

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Augustine Ventures Inc. is a junior gold exploration company.

Garage Capital

Artsmarketing Services

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Artsmarketing Services is a non-profit organization that offers fundraising campaigns, consulting and manages telemarketing services.

Garage Capital

OV2 Investment 1

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OV2 Investment 1 Inc is a Canada-based capital pool company.

Garage Capital

Timeline Investment

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Timeline Investment is a assest management company that is a true disruption to the trading and Investment world.

Garage Capital

Diversified Global Asset Management

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Diversified Global Asset Management is an employee owned hedge fund sponsor.

Garage Capital

Central GoldTrust

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Central Gold-Trust primarily invests in unencumbered gold bullion.

Garage Capital

Westaim

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Westaim Corporation invests, directly and indirectly, through acquisitions, joint ventures and other arrangements,

Garage Capital

DealHall

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DealHall is a corporate company.

Garage Capital

Conduit Investor Relations Ltd.

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Conduit works diligently to link investors with opportunities for the creation of new wealth.

Garage Capital

Credence Credit

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Credence Credit is a financial institution that offers debt consolidation, debt reduction, debt settlement, and credit repair services.

Garage Capital

Dhandho Partners

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Dhandho Partners is a venture capital finance company located in Toronto.

Garage Capital

Monteco

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Monteco is a company that specializes in the development of software concepts that offer Big Data opportunities.

Garage Capital

Generation Z International

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Generation Z International is a venture capital company located in Toronto.

Garage Capital

Logos LP

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Logos LP is a closely held investment firm focused on generating excess returns.

Garage Capital

Private Canada Market Association of Canada

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Private Canada Market Association of Canada is a national voice for the private capital markets.

Garage Capital

Familylending.Ca

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FamilylendingCa is a financial services company located in Chatham.

Garage Capital

Nurcapital

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Nurcapital is a capital pool company.

Garage Capital

CyberNorth Ventures

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CyberNorth Ventures is a venture capital firm that aims to render entrepreneurship and invest in local information technology startups.

Garage Capital

Chou Associates Management

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Chou Associates Management is a privately owned, independent investment.

Garage Capital

AmPac Business Capital

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AmPac Business Capital is a financial solutions firm that provides lending, small business loans and financial services.

Written by Tenner Smith

Tenner Smith - I have experience in financial intelligence and automated intelligence. In industry I have worked on artificial intelligence and machine learning. Tenner Smith is a reporter at DF media.

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