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Posted by Nolan Gery on Jul 26, 2018

In VC much like elsewhere in life, risk and return are correlated. If you want to make higher returns, you must take on higher risk. The most powerful strategy to mitigate that risk is diversification. We’ve identified four best practices that will guide you in diversifying your portfolio.

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Posted by Éléonore Jarry-Ferron on Jun 27, 2018

There are many more opportunities for investors to surf the smartphone S-curve. In this post, we look at where the world of mobile is today, how we got there, and where tech startup investors should be looking to next to cash in on the industry.

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Posted by Jacques Perreault on May 09, 2018

Jacques Perreault is joining Brightspark as Senior Partner, after spending 10 years at Desjardins Capital where him and his team managed to generate exits of more than $1.25 billion.

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Posted by Brightspark on Mar 23, 2018

Allen and Eva Lau began their careers at Delrina, and Allen founded his first company with Brightspark’s funding and tutelage. Now, with 130 employees and $118 million in funding at Wattpad, they’re looking to invest in the next generation of Canadian startups.

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