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ARC Financial

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Mac Van Wielingen

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Total investments 9
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$49M
Portfolio companies 6
Rounds per year 0.27
Lead investments 2
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.33
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Energy
  • Renewable Energy
  • Manufacturing
  • Solar
  • Fuel
Summary

ARC Financial is the famous Corporate Investor, which was founded in 1989. The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the Calgary. The venture was found in North America in Canada.

The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. The real fund results show that this Corporate Investor is 30 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The high activity for fund was in 2011.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2 participants. Despite the ARC Financial, startups are often financed by Sustainable Development Technology Canada, Innovation Ventures. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Trestle Ventures, Tandem Expansion, Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Tandem Expansion, Sustainable Development Technology Canada, Business Development Bank of Canada.

Besides, a startup requires to be at the age of 4-5 years to receive the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Canada. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Clean Energy, Solar. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight BluEarth Renewables, Nexterra. The fund has no specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups.

The fund was created by Mac Van Wielingen.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Cygnet Energy

Energy
Natural Resources
14 Sep 2022 Calgary, Canada

Silfab Solar

Electronics
Manufacturing
Solar
15 Sep 2021 Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

BluEarth Renewables

Clean Energy
Energy
Renewable Energy
$81M03 Nov 2014 Calgary, Canada

Kanata Energy Group

Energy
Energy Management
Oil and Gas
$330M31 Jan 2013 Calgary, Canada

Careerminds Group

Consulting
E-Learning
Human Resources
$1M04 May 2011 Delaware, United States

Nexterra

CleanTech
Energy
Fuel
Manufacturing
Recycling
Renewable Energy
Solar
$15M02 Mar 2011 British Columbia

Nexterra

CleanTech
Energy
Fuel
Manufacturing
Recycling
Renewable Energy
Solar
$3M27 Aug 2008 British Columbia

Nexterra

CleanTech
Energy
Fuel
Manufacturing
Recycling
Renewable Energy
Solar
$5M25 Jan 2007 British Columbia

Nexterra

CleanTech
Energy
Fuel
Manufacturing
Recycling
Renewable Energy
Solar
$5M02 Nov 2005 British Columbia

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