Business Development Bank of Canada

The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) is a Canadian investment vehicle that operates as a business accelerator for public-private partnerships. It is fully owned by the Government of Canada.


Lumira Ventures

In 2012, the BDC invested in Lumira Ventures.1)

Protiva BioTherapeutics

The BCD has participated in multiple rounds of investing into Protiva BioTherapeutics, including $4,950,000 in 2006 and $3,300,000 in 2007.2)

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laura998. (2018). Protiva Biotherapeutics. RaisedToday.