Technology & Innovation

We remain committed to technology and innovation throughout our firm-wide offerings, products, service structure and culture.

Deep sector expertise and proven execution capabilities combined with a full suite of capital market solutions, including corporate banking and treasury services, allows our team to assist at every stage of our technology clients' business lifecycle. As a leader in the dynamic and rapidly changing technology universe, we pride ourselves on having advised, structured and financed many of the industry's most notable and complex transactions for Canada's leading technology participants, both private and public. 

Traditional Industries:

  • Agriculture Tech

  • Business Services

  • Clean & Renewable Energy

  • Infrastructure and Cloud

  • Financial Services

  • Software and Hardware

  • Supply Chain Management

Emerging Sectors:

  • Advanced Robotics

  • Artificial Intelligence

  • Cyber Security

  • E-Commerce and Payments

  • Educational Technology

  • Healthcare Technology

  • Internet of Things (IoT) and Smart Cities

  • Quantum Computing

Leading Technology M&A Franchise

The CIBC T&I team has advised on some of the most transformational and notable technology transactions in the Canadian market with significant cross-border technology M&A experience.

Proven IPO Underwriter in Canada

Since 2013, the CIBC T&I team has been the lead/joint bookrunner on the largest technology IPO each year and continues to be a leader in follow-on underwriting for many of Canada’s preeminent technology companies.

Established Middle Market Capabilities

Our middle market investment banking team is dedicated to providing financial and advisory solutions to the next wave of emerging technology companies across Canada. With a focus on private issuers, our experienced professionals deliver unparalleled knowledge, support and commitment to this high growth sector. 

Leading Technology Equity Research Platform

Stay abreast of important corporate, economic and market developments in the technology public markets and capitalize on investment opportunities with our insightful research with comprehensive sub-sector coverage.

Innovation Banking

CIBC Innovation Banking is the leading trusted financial partner to entrepreneurs, investors and scaling technology companies. Backed by the strength of CIBC, Innovation Banking can provide financial capital, a rich network of connections and insightful service that allows our clients to accelerate growth and ultimately secure an edge in the innovation economy.