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Fraser River Pile & Dredge Investment Announcement

Calgary, AB TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) is pleased to announce that it has invested in Fraser River Pile & Dredge (“FRPD”). The investment was made in partnership with FRPD’s senior management team and the existing Principals, who have retained a significant ownership...

Vanguard Plastics Ltd. (VPL) announces the acquisition of Primex Manufacturing Ltd. (August 2008)

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Primex Manufacturing Ltd. (“Primex”) by Vanguard Plastics Ltd. (“Vanguard”), a TriWest Fund II portfolio company, solidifying Vanguard’s market position as a value-added supplier selling primarily to the construction materials industry. About...

KMC Mining Corporation Investment Announcement

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) is pleased to announce that it has invested in KMC Mining Corporation (“KMC”) in partnership with KMC’s senior management team, Alberta Investment Management Corp. (“AIMCo”), ATB Investment Management Inc. (“ATB Investment Management”) and Kensington Capital Partners Limited...

TriWest Capital Partners Announces the Closing of its $250 Million Third Fund

CALGARY, July 25 – Building on its previous success, TriWest Capital Partners has closed its third fund, TriWest Capital Partners III, L.P. (“Fund III”), with commitments totaling $250 million. Strong relationships with its existing and two new Limited Partners allowed TriWest to complete the fundraising...

RTL-Robinson Enterprises and Westcan Bulk Transport Partnership Announcement

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) is pleased to announce that RTL-Robinson Enterprises Ltd. (“RTL”), a TriWest Fund II portfolio company, and Westcan Bulk Transport Ltd. (“Westcan”) combined operations on May 1, 2007 to create the largest niche commodity hauler in Western Canada...

RTL Investment & PPH Merger Announcement

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners of Calgary, Alberta (“TriWest”) continues to be very active and is pleased to announce the following private equity transactions: TriWest has invested in RTL-Robinson Enterprises Ltd. (“RTL”) in partnership with the senior management team; and Polymer Technologies Inc. (“Polymer”), a Fund II portfolio...

TriWest Capital Partners Inc. Announces Close of $120 Million Private Equity Fund

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners Inc. of Calgary, Alberta, announced today the successful closing of TriWest Capital Growth Fund Limited Partnership II. The Partnership received funding commitments totaling $120 million from eight leading Canadian institutional investors and the principals of the General Partner. TriWest Capital’s Fund...

TriWest Capital Partners Announces New Private Equity Fund

Calgary, Alberta TriWest Capital Partners is pleased to announce the successful closing of the TriWest Capital Growth Fund Limited Partnership No.1. The Fund received commitments totalling $57 million from the founding partners and institutional investors across Canada. TriWest Capital Partners is a private equity...

TriWest Capital Partners clarification on Globe and Mail article

TriWest Capital Partners, a private equity firm based in Calgary, Alberta, today issued a clarifying statement in response to an article that appeared in The Globe and Mail newspaper on Tuesday, December 19, 2017. The article “Fake names, big gains. Cheat, repeat” by Grant Robertson and Tom Cardoso describes investigations by the BC Securities Commission against real and fictitious individuals associated with a questionable organization whose name, Tri-West Investment, is unfortunately similar to TriWest Capital Partners.

Dino DeLuca, Chief Operating Officer of TriWest Capital Partners, confirmed that “TriWest Capital Partners is in no way associated with the Tri-West Investment organization nor the individuals mentioned in The Globe and Mail article”. “TriWest Capital Partners is one of Canada’s most highly respected private equity firms with our roots firmly based in Western Canada. We have successfully raised over $1.25 billion in committed capital since our firm was founded in 1998.”

TriWest Capital Partners’ is proud of its diverse group of portfolio companies, the management teams it partners with, and our commitment to our people and the community.