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ENTR 4P10: Planning New Venture Creation

A guide to conducting research for your new venture plan assignment. Covers finding business ideas, company & industry research, markets, financials, sample business plans, and APA style help.

Financial Data & Resources

These resources can help you to:

  • Estimate your startup costs and other financial projections
  • Find sources of startup funding
  • Compare the financial performance of similar businesses

Canadian Financial Statement Data Sources

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It is possible to benchmark your pro-forma financial statement data by type of business, size of business, and by line of business (e.g. industry or NAICS) using this Canadian source:

Other Industry-level Financial Data Sources