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.


Filling A Key Funding Gap

As part of our continuing efforts to improve our research funding offerings, our team at NBIF undertook a review of innovation funding in New Brunswic...
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Portfolio Spotlight: TurboPlay Is Firing on all Cylinders

Video games, the ultimate interactive entertainment experience, have been around for decades and have evolved exponentially as developers push the lim...
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Applied Research Spotlight: Q&A with Mount Allison’s Dr. Justin Liefer

What if we could turn pollution in water into energy?  With support from our Equipment Fund, that’s what Dr. Liefer, an assistant professor in ...
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