News | Dec 13/16

The Offshore Energy Research Association of Nova Scotia (OERA), the Nova Scotia Department of Energy and Innovacorp are partnering to improve techniques for the environmental monitoring of tidal power.

News | Dec 8/16

TruLeaf Sustainable Agriculture Ltd. (TruLeaf), the indoor, multi-level farming company from Bible Hill, Nova Scotia, has closed an $8.5-million equity finance round. The funding will enable the company to continue its mission of becoming a global leader in vertical farming technology.

News | Nov 16/16

Six start-ups from western Nova Scotia are splitting $200,000 in cash and getting business advice to further grow their ventures. (NOTE: A brief description of all the winners is available here.)

News | Nov 16/16

Six start-ups from western Nova Scotia are splitting $200,000 in cash and getting business advice to further grow their ventures.

The 2016 Spark West winners are:

Midgard Insect Farm Inc. – Joy Hillier – Windsor
Amount: $45,000
Midgard Insect Farm breeds and processes crickets to create insect-based protein powder for use in various industries.

News | Nov 9/16

Six Nova Scotia ocean technology companies were selected to participate in Innovacorp’s Demo at Sea Program earlier this fall.

News | Nov 2/16

Minecraft Proceeds to go to Brookland Elementary in Sydney, NS

Ubique Networks, developer of technologies to optimize latency for real-time applications over the Internet, is hosting a Minecraft Hunger Games Tournament Saturday November 5, 2016, for all ages to raise donations for Brookland Elementary School in Sydney, NS.

News | Oct 27/16

Nova Scotia start-ups will continue to have access to the money they need to create innovative products and services, and sell them to customers around the world with a new financial commitment from the province.

Government is recapitalizing the Nova Scotia First Fund so that $40 million is available for venture capital investments in businesses.

News | Oct 26/16

The Halifax-based company is the only company outside of ON & QC to be chosen for the sought after program

News | Oct 24/16

Editor's Note: Innovacorp is extremely excited that one of its portfolio companies, Analyze Re, has been acquired by Verisk Analytics Inc.

Verisk Analytics Inc. (VRSK), a leading data analytics provider, today announced it has acquired Analyze Re, a software analytics provider for the reinsurance and insurance industries.

News | Oct 19/16

Industry leaders team up in global challenge to convert carbon dioxide into valuable products

Team CarbonCure, led by clean technology developer CarbonCure Technologies, has been selected as a semi-finalist in the global NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE competition.