In this Commentary, we briefly explore the rationale for Crown corporations' existence and test that rationale in the context of the mandate and activities of three Crown financial corporations: the Business Development Bank of Canada
, Export Development Canada and Farm Credit Canada.
Moody's current ratings on Business Development Bank of Canada
Croft held various program management positions at the Business Development Bank of Canada
The Business Development Bank of Canada
and the Nuu-chah-nulth Economic Development Corporation will create a new Aboriginal Business Development Fund.
The funding was supported by existing investors, including GrowthWorks, Business Development Bank of Canada
, Desjardins Venture Capital, Multiple Capital and Solidarity Fund.
The goal is to create an atmosphere of open communication between an entrepreneur and the bank," said Andre Bourdeau, executive vice president, Financial Services and Consulting Group at the Business Development Bank of Canada
Sponsored by the Business Development Bank of Canada
, the annual Internet-based competition encourages Aboriginal young people in grades 10 to 12 to experience entrepreneurship through hands-on learning.
Ventures West, Business Development Bank of Canada
, University Technologies International, Royal Bank Capital Partners and Maurice Moloney, Ph.
The federal Business Development Bank of Canada
(BDC) in particular has a range of programs for small business including:
The seven agencies reviewed were the Export Development Corporation (EDC), the Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC), the Business Development Bank of Canada
(BDBC), the Farm Credit Corporation (FCC), the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, the Federal Office of Regional Development (Quebec) and Western Economic Diversification.
Founded by Business Development Bank of Canada
in 1981, Small Business Week is an annual nationwide celebration of entrepreneurs and small businesses.
However, he confirmed that he was in discussions with telecommunications billionaire Sir Terry Matthews, who he said had strong connections with the state-owned Business Development Bank of Canada
, which marries finance with business consultancy, not just in areas such as business development but also in skills and governance.