The Market Readiness Co-Investment Fund

Funding innovative Ontario companies that are demonstrating early evidence of a scalable, repeatable business model serving an identified need in their market.

Investing in high-calibre entrepreneurs with disruptive/next generation technologies.

Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) is the most active pre-seed stage investor in Ontario, strategically investing in companies across all technology sectors.

Our investments will drive Canadian business development, economic growth and scalable impact across all technology sectors.

The Market Readiness Co-Investment Fund invests directly in companies to further their early-stage commercialization and support their growth into a scalable business.

Latest News & Announcements

Insurtech AI startup ProNavigator closes $2 million seed round

Waterloo-based creator of virtual assistants for insurance, ProNavigator, recently closed its latest seed round of equity financing, announcing more than $2 million in total funding.

EDC invests $1 million in Waterloo’s P & P Optica

Export Development Canada has invested $1 million in a Waterloo company that uses imaging and machine learning to assess the composition and quality of food.