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BEST Fund’s Investment, Protus IP Solutions, Inc. Acquired by J2 Global Communications, Inc.

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Dec. 6, 2010) – The Business, Engineering, Science & Technology Discoveries Fund Inc. (CNSX:VC) (the “Fund”) is pleased to announce that one of its largest portfolio companies, Protus IP Solutions Inc. (“Protus”), has been acquired by j2 Global Communications Inc. (“j2 Global”), a publicly-listed company (NASDAQ:JCOM). j2 Global acquired Protus in a […]

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The Business, Engineering, Science & Technology

TORONTO, February 12, 2010 – The Business, Engineering, Science & Technology Discoveries Fund Inc. (the “Fund”) today announced an increase in the net asset value of the Fund as a result of the Fund’s ongoing review and updating of the valuation of its investments. The net asset value of the Fund as at today’s date increased […]

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BEST Funds Provides Financing for ComponentArt

NEWS RELEASE TRANSMITTED BY MARKETWIRE FOR: BEST FUNDS   February 9, 2010 TORONTO, ONTARIO — (Marketwire – Feb. 9, 2010) – BEST Funds, a leading Canadian Venture Capital firm, today announced that its Business, Engineering, Science & Technology (BEST) Discoveries Fund and the BEST Total Return Fund have invested in ComponentArt a Canadian technology company. […]

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BEST Funds Provides Debt and Equity Financing for N-Dimensions Solutions Inc.

NEWS RELEASE TRANSMITTED BY MARKETWIRE FOR: BEST FUNDS February 9, 2010 TORONTO, ONTARIO — (Marketwire – Feb. 9, 2010) – BEST Funds, a leading Canadian Venture Capital firm, today announced that its Business, Engineering, Science & Technology (BEST) Discoveries Fund and the BEST Total Return Fund have invested in N-Dimensions Solutions Inc a Canadian technology […]

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XPI Secures Funding From BEST Funds

Investment Validates Market Demand as Transition to New Accounting Standards Helps Fuel Company Growth Toronto, ON – September 9, 2009 – XPI, a leading provider of online solutions for corporate disclosure information, today announced that it has secured funding from The Business, Engineering, Science & Technology (BEST) Discoveries Fund and the BEST Total Return Fund. […]

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IOGEN’S cellulosic ethanol fuels fleet at the 2009 Premiers’ Conference in Regina

IOGEN’S cellulosic ethanol fuels fleet at the 2009 Premiers’ Conference in Regina July 31, 2009 OTTAWA – Iogen Corporation announced today that the official vehicle fleet at the 2009 meeting of the Council of the Federation in Regina, August 5 to 7, will be powered by a blend of low CO2 cellulosic ethanol. The fuel is […]

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The Business, Engineering, Science & Technology Discoveries Fund Inc. Announces Its Plan of Arrangement Is Effective

TORONTO, July 24, 2009 /CNW/ – The Business, Engineering, Science & Technology Discoveries Fund Inc. (the “Fund”) announced that the Fund’s plan of arrangement under the Canada Business Corporations Act (the “Plan of Arrangement”) which was approved by the shareholders of the Fund at the annual and special meeting on June 24, 2009 and in […]

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