Organization: Investissement Desjardins

IatroQuest receives $4.8 million in financing

IatroQuest Corp has received a $4.8-million private placement to further develop its Bio-Alloy technology platform for the detection of biological and chemical agents. The financing was provided by Investissement Desjardins ($1.5 million), Business Development Bank of Canada ($1.5 million) T2C2 Bio 2000 ($1 million) and several private investors ($800,000). IatroQuest is a spin-off of the…

Minacom secures third private placement

Minacom Inc, Montreal, has secured US$6 million private placement for its third round of financing to further develop and market its quality of service (QoS) management automation software. Innovatech Grand Montréal and Sofinov (a subsidiary of Caisse de dépot et placement du Québec) are the co-lead investors in the financing, followed by Investissement Desjardins and…

Clic.net to accelerate R&D with $3.1 million financing

Montreal-based Internet pioneer, Clic.net, has received $3.1 million from three investor groups to intensify its R&D and marketing activities. The investment was made by Investissement Desjardins and Fonds d’investissement Desjardin de Québec ($1.95 million) and a group of private investors led by Jacques Topping, founder of Groupe Informission ($1.15 million). As a developer of bilingual,…