April 23, 2015
The Fonds de solidarité FTQ and the Board of Trade of Metropolitan Montreal are joining forces to launch the second edition of RDV Relève inc.™, taking place May 4 to 8 in Montréal and in participating regions (Valleyfield, Saguenay, the Laurentians and Sherbrooke). As part of this initiative, the two organizations are launching a major awareness-raising campaign across Quebec to draw the attention of young professionals to the opportunity of business transfers and entrepreneurial succession.
April 13, 2015
TVM Life Science Ventures VII today announced the fund’s seventh investment, a co-investment with the Fonds de solidarité FTQ (the “Fonds”) – establishing Esperas Pharma Inc., a company based in Montréal, Québec. Esperas Pharma Inc. plans to develop, to proof-of-concept, a compound originally discovered through one of Eli Lilly and Company’s (Lilly) research and development programs, with the potential to treat certain types of cancers including triple negative breast cancer.