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Category: Portfolio News
Get to know the NBIF team- Meet Dr. Laura Richard
When’s the last time you rode your bike for 10 kilometers? How about 100? How about 6500? Most of us can confidently say that we’ve never considered traversing the length of the former Ottoman Empire by bicycle, but for Dr. Laura Richard, the NBIF’s new Director of Research, that...
Sonrai Security Raises $18.5 Million, Launches Cloud Data Control Service
A cybersecurity and cloud data protection startup led by the former co-founder and CEO of Q1 Labs, one of New Brunswick’s best-known startup exit stories, has just closed a Series A funding round of $18.5 million and is set to launch in the coming months. The round was led by Polaris Partners...
Mt. A’s Dr. Matt Litvak’s Research on Living Fossils
Could you tell a female sturgeon from a male sturgeon? If you answered “no,” you’re not alone. Identifying the gender of this fish is remarkably difficult, even for experts. That makes assessing the health of the species a challenge as researchers don’t know the ratio of males to females,...
Eigen Drives Innovation
The automotive industry is big business, with an annual value of nearly two trillion dollars. Each year, over 80 million cars are sold around the world. As cars grow more sophisticated, their manufacturing becomes even more complicated. Fredericton-based Eigen is at the forefront of improving...
NBIF Invests in AI-Powered Analytics Startup Eyesover
Social media, online message boards and blogs provide a rich and steady stream of data for market researchers to assess public opinion. But figuring out how to effectively mine this rolling 24/7 focus group has proved elusive, until New Brunswick-based Eyesover came along.
NBIF Invests in EhEye
NBIF invests $150,000 in Saint John based surveillance company, EhEye, kickstarting an additional $480,000 in investments
NB Companies Named to CIX Top 20
Two NB Companies, Jaza Energy & SomaDetect, named to prestigious CIX Top 20.
NBIF Co-Hosts CIX Atlantic Canadian Tech Showcase
NBIF co-hosts the Atlantic Canadian Tech Showcase at the Canadian Innovation Exchange Annual Conference in Toronto - October 2017
Envenio Announces $1.3 Million of New Investment
Evenio launches the world's first HPC-optimized, cloud hosted, on-demand CFD tool.