Organization: CATA Alliance

High tech stock declines hit software deals

The number and value of software acquisitions in Canada has fallen dramatically in the wake of slumping stock prices for high tech firms. The finding was contained in a survey conducted by CATA Alliance showing that the value of deals dropped from $6.1 billion in the first half of 2000 to $1.2 billion in the…

Bell Mobility seeking wireless R&D opportunities

Bell Mobility Investments (BMI) is launching its third round of R&D funding for products and services by innovative firms in the wireless Internet sector. The venture capital arm of Bell Mobility, is seeking investment of $200,000-500,000 in Canadian firms to fund R&D as defined by the scientific research & experimental development tax incentive program. Projects…