Who we are

Creating value together through strategic investments

NAventures is the corporate venture capital arm of National Bank of Canada. Our objective is to invest in, partner with, and scale early to mid-stage companies that will shape the future of financial institutions. We are not just a source of capital. Our involvement is much greater: we are with you every step of the process to ensure the success of your project.

Our purpose

Maintaining a strong commitment to innovation by working with the latest technologies available

We understand that innovation is essential to long-term success, and we believe that your ideas will play a key role in our transformative journey. Founders creativity combined with our commitment to innovation are instrumental in generating added value for our portfolio companies and for National Bank.

Our approach

Leveraging and sharing years of banking experience with innovators who share our vision

We leverage our extensive network and technical and operational expertise to help innovative companies unlock exceptional growth opportunities. Our team of seasoned investors is ready to help entrepreneurs realize their dream. Because even the simplest idea can make a difference.

In addition, our team of artificial intelligence scientists and blockchain experts helps us identify and select the most disruptive emerging technologies. The expertise of our people ensures that you can count on a reliable partner to accompany you on your adventure.

Portfolio
 

Flinks


“At Flinks, we stand by the builders and enablers who want to do things differently, offering them the data connectivity infrastructure that powers the future of finance. No matter their size, from startups to large financial institutions like National Bank, innovators are innovators."

 Yves-Gabriel Leboeuf, CEO and Co-Founder

MiniBridge


“MindBridge Ai is excited to join National Bank’s leadership in paving the way for AI in financial services.”

Eli Fathi, CEO

Press

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November 5, 2019

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July 4, 2019

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January 31, 2019

Join us at

Forum FinTech Canada: October 21-23, 2019, Montreal QC

Money20/20: October 27-30, 2019, Las Vegas NV

MasterCard Start Path: December 5, 2019, Miami FL