Canada's Thriving Tech Sector: By The Numbers

July 8, 2015 - In the span of just a few weeks in May and June, three leading companies in their respective industries went public on Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX): Shopify (TSX: SH), Stingray Digital (TSX: RAY.A) and Mogo Finance (TSX: GO). A few weeks earlier, another TSX-listed Canadian tech company, DH Corporation (TSX: DH), successfully raised nearly $1 billion to fund a major international acquisition. And more recently, we've seen several high-profile private tech companies announce that they're making plans to go public on TSX or TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV).

While the last few months have brought well-deserved attention to the Canadian tech sector, the reality is that recent successes are part of a longer-term resurgence of interest in technology and innovation companies. The following points make this clear...

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