How to finance the growth of your business

Mazars invites you to its information session on Wednsday, December 6, 2017. During this conference, our professionals will present various financing solutions offered to companies as well as the procedure to follow to determine your financial needs and secure the necessary financing. There will also be a review of tax credits and incentives, supported by concrete examples illustrating trends in reviews by the authorities.

In a context where your business is expanding, it is essential to have a financing structure adapted to your growth strategy. In addition, a good understanding of the Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SR&ED) program as well as the various tax incentives available to companies operating in Québec could help drive your development projects forward.

The following topics will be discussed:

  • Financing adapted to organic and acquisition growth strategies
  • Assessment of potential sources and types of financing
  • Overview of the SR&ED program: eligibility criteria, eligible expenditures, steps to follow for claim preparation and submission, supporting documents and preparation in the event of a review by the authorities
  • Overview of the various tax incentives available to businesses operating in Québec
  • Steps to a financial planning adapted to your business growth: challenges and potential impacts

This conference is intended for:

  • Business leaders and shareholders
  • CFOs, SR&ED directors and chief technology officers
  • Directors


  • Patrick Whalen, MBA, Vice President – Financial Advisory Services
  • Michel Lefebvre, Lawyer, CPA, CGA – Leader, SR&DE and Tax Incentives


Places are limited. Free event. Conference in french.

WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2017 at HYATT Montreal (1255 Jeanne-Mance Street | Map)

8:00 am: reception and breakfast

8:30 - 10:30 am: conference