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Taproot Edmonton's Bloom podcast, brought to you by Innovate Edmonton
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Bloom: Flying Fish throws a line into Edmonton's waters

In Episode 19 of Bloom, Tiffany Linke-Boyko explains what kind of investment opportunities she's looking for as the recently hired principal for Canada with Flying Fish Partners.

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Taproot Edmonton's Bloom podcast, brought to you by Innovate Edmonton
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Bloom: In-real-life adventures at Inventures

In Episode 17 of Bloom, Faaiza Ramji tells her new co-host, Karen Unland, about her experience at Inventures, the Alberta Innovates conference that took place in Calgary from June 1 to 3.

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Platform for financial feminists expands to Edmonton

A platform that aims to increase access to women-led capital for women-led businesses is coming to Edmonton. The51, which started in Calgary, offers two separate funds and a membership that includes coaching and mentorship.

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New $10M ScaleGood Fund puts first investment into Areto Labs

The TELUS Community Safety and Wellness Accelerator has given birth to the ScaleGood Fund, a $10-million social impact fund that aims to bring venture capital to companies solving complex social issues with the promise of a strong financial return.

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Wyvern wraps up Y Combinator, prepares to launch satellites

After pitching to an investor audience as part of Y Combinator this week, the founders of space-data startup Wyvern are preparing to charge forward with what they've learned from the technology accelerator since January.

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PulseMedica CEO Nir Katchinskiy speaks into a microphone in front of a slide reading "500 million people worldwide are suffering"
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PulseMedica raises $2.6M as it prepares to launch laser treatment trial

PulseMedica has raised an oversubscribed $2.6-million seed round, which it largely plans to use to run its first clinical trial beginning in June.

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Podcast pick: Economic Development Matters

Edmonton Global, the economic development agency for the Edmonton metropolitan region, has launched Economic Development Matters, a podcast to explore questions such as what draws people and businesses to a community and how we can build a sustainable economic future.

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Zack Storms speaks at Startup TNT Investment Summit IV
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Startup TNT founders to launch venture capital fund

After a successful 2021 that saw Startup TNT raise more than $3.6 million for 26 companies, co-founders Zack Storms and Tim Lynn are planning on launching their own venture capital fund.

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Sprout Fund II nears $10M target to put into seed-stage tech companies

Sprout Fund is quickly approaching the goal for its second fund, which will eventually provide momentum to a new group of seed-stage tech companies in Western Canada.

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