COVID-19 update

We’re here for you. As the COVID-19 situation evolves, we want you to know we are taking the necessary steps to ensure our staff, clients and business partners remain safe, supported and at ease. We remain open for business and are committed to providing the services our clients and business…

Looking back on 2019

2019 was proof that mid-market business are innovative, adaptable and striving for growth. We witnessed how technology is evolving and impacting the business ecosystem, and how businesses are continuing to adapt and navigate change. This past year was a year of growth for us. We grew our team, our connections…

Technology Fast 50 2018 Winners

Reposted from Deloitte.com The Technology Fast 50 program celebrates the world-class achievements of Canadian technology companies, highlighting their commitment to innovation, leadership, and rapid revenue growth over the previous four years.This year, winners are headquartered across the country and vary both in size and industry, including financial services, automotive, tech-enabled food and beverage services, and manufacturing. The average revenue growth rate of the 2018 Fast 50 winners is an impressive 2,124 percent.

Keys to succession: Understanding the buyer’s journey

Featured in BCBusiness, in partnership with Business Transitions Forum With more than half of Canadian companies expected to change hands in the next decade, succession preparation is an important topic for business owners. But it’s something most don’t even consider until they’re in the throes of handing over the reins.

First West Capital brings its expertise to Ontario; introduces new Regional Director.

David Hastie joins the growing First West Capital team to head up major expansion plans in Ontario. First West Capital has set its sights on the Ontario market and is proud to announce the appointment of its regional director, David Hastie who will be leading the charge in Toronto. With over 12 years of experience in investment and commercial banking, David will provide entrepreneurs with the customized, responsive and partner-focused service that First West Capital is known for.

First West Capital sees increased demand for specialized subordinated debt financing

Pent up demand and supply coupled with baby boomer retirements are fuelling growing demand for First West Capital’s specialized subordinated debt financing services Surrey, B.C. – Pent up demand and supply coupled with baby boomer retirements are fuelling growing demand for First West Capital’s specialized subordinated debt financing services.