Financial Expertise & Innovative Solutions for the Government of Canada

Canada Development Investment Corporation (CDEV) provides the Government of Canada with specialized financial advisory around the country’s most complex and diverse commercial interests.

For over 40 years, CDEV, a Federal Crown corporation reporting to the Minister of Finance, has been the entity of choice for critical financial transactions needed to help Canada achieve its goals and maximize the value of government corporate assets.

Our Assets

CDEV acquires, holds and manages strategic assets to help achieve the Government of Canada’s financial and policy objectives.

Structured Financing

CDEV has the experience to provide structured financing solutions when called upon by the Department of Finance.

Acquisitions & Divestitures

CDEV has an established history of managing asset acquisitions and divestitures to achieve Canada’s strategic objectives.

Financial Advisory

CDEV provides the insight and creativity to help the Government of Canada achieve important goals.

Who We Are

Leaders in financial advisory solutions, including asset management, structured financing, acquisitions and divestitures.

Headquartered in Toronto with subsidiary offices in Calgary and professionals in Ottawa and the Maritimes, we bring excellent business judgement and commercial practices to the evaluation, management and monetization of assets of the Canadian Government, in addition to being an incubator for new entities aligned to help achieve policy objectives.




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