BDC Venture Capital is a major venture capital investor in Canada, active at every stage of the company's development cycle, from seed through expansion, with a focus on technology-based businesses that have high growth potential and that are positioned to become dominant players in their markets. BDC Venture Capital has been involved in venture capital since 1975 and has to date invested in more than 400 companies. It currently manages approximately $500 million in companies involved in the areas of Life Sciences, Telecommunications, Information Technology and Advanced Technologies.
Valucap is a public company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange (symbol "V") that invests in emerging technologies and markets. Valucap specializes in early stage private Canadian companies that have high potential for growth. By providing financial and human capital coupled with sector specific and operational knowledge, Valucap seeks to generate above average returns for its investors.