Crosswinds Holdings Inc., formerly C.A. Bancorp Inc., is a Canada-based merchant bank and an alternative asset manager that provides investors with access to a range of a private equity and other alternative asset class opportunities. The Company focuses on investments, either directly or through entities managed by it, in small and middle capitalization private companies, with an emphasis on the industrial, real estate, infrastructure and financial services sectors. The Company�s wholly owned subsidiary Barlow Holdings, owns 85% of the issued and outstanding shares of one of the Company�s investee companies, Aventine Management Group Inc. (Aventine). In February 2014, it sold Digital Payment Technologies Corp.