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FirePower Equity Inc. acquires majority stake in The Installation Group

The Installation Group announced that it has received a majority investment from private equity firm FirePower Equity Inc.

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Kontrol

Kontrol Energy completes term loan financing with FirePower Capital

Building on an earlier investment in Kontrol Energy, Cloud and SaaS technology, FirePower's Private Debt team has provided a term loan facility to Kontrol that aligns with the company's unique business profile and growth strategy.

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Will Canadian M&A activity peak in 2020/21?

M&A is thriving in North America. It’s a seller’s market, but how long will that last?

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Mixed signals and M&A

In the current world of M&A, there are opposing forces at play.

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The Path to Exit and Beyond: Entrepreneurs' Stories, Part II

Interview with Joe Graci, President & GM of Interwork Technologies

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New Project

FirePower Gap Debt: A non-dilutive solution to fund Spark RE Technologies' rapid growth

Spark RE Technologies is streamlining real estate sales with smarter software designed for marketing, selling and managing new development homes.

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Have M&A valuations peaked? An expert's insight on the Canadian mid-market

A recent Pitchbook article predicted that median US buyout multiples of 12x may be the new norm. But where do things stand in the Canadian mid-market?

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The Path to Exit and Beyond: Entrepreneurs' Stories, Part I

Interview with Shelley Wishart, Co-Founder and ex-CEO, Orchard International

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FirePower ranks in Top 20 North American lower mid-market investment banks

We’re proud to be recognized, once again, as one of the top 20 lower mid-market investment banks by Axial.

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Quisitive

Quisitive announces acquisition of Corporate Renaissance Group

Corporate Renaissance Group, a leading provider of Microsoft technology, corporate consulting, and business software and systems based in Ottawa, Ontario, was recently acquired by Quisitive Technology Solutions.

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An unfiltered discussion on financing growth, selling a business and the future state of M&A

Ask FirePower Founder and CEO Ilan Jacobson a question, and you'll get the unfiltered truth.

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Interwork

A record year for Interwork Technologies

In an industry that has seen massive consolidation over the past decade, Interwork is thriving as one of the few independent boutiques left in the market.

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