Showcased in the Stats
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Female founder companies outperformed and created more value for their investors by 63% than their male peers.

FIRST ROUND, 2017
These female-led companies have been showcased at past The RAISE Collective Events:
Women received 2.5%
of all Venture Capital money available in 2016.
FORTUNE, 2017
Current Opportunities
Interested in investing into a female-led venture? The RAISE Collective has curated a list in collaboration with FrontFundr.

EXPLORE THE CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

FrontFundr is a nationally registered online investment platform designed to increase transparency, collaboration, and efficiencies during the capital raising process. It also opens up access to all Canadians to invest in companies they believe in.

 

TheFrontFundr online investment platform supports The RAISE Collective mission to increase access to new and seasoned female investors, while also increasing access to capital for women entrepreneurs. The partnership between FrontFundr and The RAISE Collective provides a direct connection point between our female investor community and our female entrepreneur community, while also providing enhanced exposure and investment opportunities across Canada.

The annualized return for female-led firms, based on an equal weighting, was 25% since 2009, compared with just 11% for the broader market.
BLOOMBERG, 2016
Female founders are the fastest growing segment of entrepreneurs.
VIRGIN, 2017