Torrent was established in 2017 to take advantage of price inefficiencies in the equity market and provide capital to businesses looking to create long term shareholder value.

Torrent Capital is a publicly traded investment company & merchant bank listed in Canada under the symbol TORR.V.

Our Focus

Torrent Capital invests in companies that are deemed to be trading at a discount to their intrinsic value or early stage businesses offering a high return on investment. On behalf of our shareholders, we allocate capital towards a multitude of sectors and businesses at various stages of development.

The Company typically runs a concentrated portfolio of public securities and may invest in private placements, event driven opportunities, special situations and private companies with a clear liquidity window.

Torrent Capital provides merchant banking services to small scale companies in conjunction with its investment mandate. Advisory services are focused on those businesses that may benefit from our extensive corporate finance and capital markets experience.

Investment Criteria

Torrent Capital aims to invest in companies that meet the following criteria:

  • Successful management teams with significant ownership
  • Well-defined assets and/or a disruptive business model
  • Mispriced securities in relation to an underlying company’s prospects
  • Near term catalysts to drive a rerating in the market
  • Favorable capital structure and ample liquidity
  • Emerging profitability and free cash flow
  • An experienced board with solid corporate governance