Past Posts

Feb 2021
Woman using yoke machine in factory

Advanced manufacturing industry in Canada poised to grow as global supply chains evolve by: Samantha Caldwell, Investor Services Advisor, Ontario, Invest in Canada

Global companies can trust the internationally recognized made-in-Canada brand and a high level of trust in Canadian products for their quality, reliability, and safety. Canada’s innovation, wealth of talent and advanced manufacturing history offers growth opportunities for your company.
Feb 2021
person using cellphone to pay

Global fintech companies find talent, innovation and partnership in Canada by: Anam Elahi, Business and Research Analyst, and Nanami Akimoto, Strategy and Research Analyst, Invest in Canada

As the transition to digitization accelerates, the demand for fintech, e-commerce and technology has increased. In Canada, this is creating new opportunities for investment from global companies.
Jan 2021
Canada and USA flags

Canada and the U.S.: Investing in our partnership by: Emily King, Senior Investor Services Advisor, U.S., Invest in Canada

Canada and the U.S. are important partners, with close cultural and economic ties. In this blog, Emily King reflects on our countries’ shared values that are key to building and strengthening this partnership.
Jan 2021
automotive manufacturing assembly line

Ontario: A smart choice for electric vehicle and battery manufacturing by: Greg Da Re, Regional Director, Ontario & Nanami Akimoto, Strategy & Research Analyst, Invest in Canada

Ontario has an ecosystem of world-leading vehicle assemblers, parts manufacturers, tool, die and mould makers, and research centers. Read more to learn how these advantages are positioning the province as a leader in EV and battery manufacturing.
Jan 2021
construction workers in mine

Canada: Where sustainable mining companies innovate & thrive by: Sean Elbe, Regional Director, B.C. & The North, Invest in Canada

Canada’s mining industry is well-established and world-renowned for its sustainable and responsible practices. Find out what this means for global mining investors looking to locate and expand in Canada.
Jan 2021
Suspension bridge with Canada flag

Looking ahead: 2021 trends for foreign direct investment in Canada by: Ian McKay, CEO, Invest in Canada

Countries and companies faced a year unlike any other in 2020 and are looking to navigate the uncertainties of COVID-19. In 2021, 4 key trends will shape investment decisions and Canada will continue to offer unmatched advantages.
Dec 2020
woman using tablet in server room

Why U.S. cybersecurity firms choose Canada by: Philippe Ferland, Business Analyst, Invest in Canada

Many global companies are already recognizing Canada’s strengths as a cybersecurity hub, and a high number of deals and projects are flowing into the country from the US. Canada currently ranks 6th in the world for cybersecurity venture capital deals​​​​​ and is the 6th most secure nation in terms of cybersecurity protection.  
Dec 2020
Skyline of Calgary, Alberta

Investment opportunities in Alberta’s emerging industries by: Emily Kneteman, Regional Director, Alberta, Invest in Canada

The Alberta economy is undergoing a transformation. The province has long been a leader in oil and gas, but Alberta is also a leader in cleantech, agritech, artificial intelligence and machine learning. These industries present ample investment opportunity.
Nov 2020
workers on boat

Investing in oceantech: The benefits of dropping an anchor on Canada’s east coast by: Rebecca Skinner, Investor Services Advisor, Atlantic, Invest in Canada

Atlantic Canada is home to diverse industries, from marine transportation, ocean energy, defense and security to fisheries and aquaculture. Canada’s East Coast is the epicentre of oceantech innovation and is attracting global companies.