An independent, private organization focused on venture capital and research funding.

We help New Brunswick innovators solve globally relevant problems through research, solid advice and access to capital. We always represent the best interests of our portfolio. By leveraging their successes, we reinvest strategically to create new opportunities for New Brunswick.

Venture Capital

We invest in early-stage start-ups, those expanding into new markets, and businesses looking to leverage R&D for innovation.

Applied Research

We invest in researchers whose projects have a high potential for commercialization and economic impact.

Early Stage Commercialization Fund

We help move New Brunswick university, college and institutional research to market.


Introhive’s $100M Round: A look at the benefits for New Brunswick

Introhive, an AI-powered CRM automation software, was founded in New Brunswick in 2012. Their software-as-a-service platform helps organizations ident...
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NBIF 6-month Investment Recap

We are 6-months into the year, and it has been busy. So, here’s a recap of our investments! #1 In February, we made a follow-on investment into&...
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NBIF Adult Literacy Funding Program

NBIF and NBSPRN Launch Adult Literacy Funding Program

Official media release. FREDERICTON – Building on the success of their pilot of the Social Innovation Research Fund, NBIF and NBSPRN announce t...
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