Canada launches investment platform for Emerging Markets

Canada's Ministers of International Trade and International Development launched the Convergence investment platform this week to bring together public and private investors to opportunities in emerging markets.

Convergence, which is headquartered in Toronto, is touting itself as the first and only platform where public and private investors can connect to invest together in emerging and frontier markets.

The endeavor highlights Canada's promotion financing mechanisms to address critical investment gaps. The Government of Canada contributed $23.5 million to help create the platform.

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