Venture Capital A subcategory of financial services and investment-specific stories, this section includes news and announcements related to diversified venture capital activities and transactions.

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04 Dec, 2017, 15:54 GMT Decentralized Consumer Ecosystem, INS Launches Token Sale to Transform the Grocery Industry

INS Ecosystem, the decentralized grocery marketplace, has announced the launch of its token sale, commencing today at 11am GMT and concluding...


29 Nov, 2017, 11:00 GMT Tropos Technologies Raises $1.2 Million to Assemble and Distribute the METRO Electric Vehicle in US

Oversubscribed Funding Round Closed in 10 Days to Expand U.S. Dealer Network Within just 10 days, Tropos Technologies closed an...


20 Nov, 2017, 10:59 GMT Yoto Announces Strategic Content Partnership with the Roald Dahl Literary Estate

Yoto - the clever speaker for kids - has agreed a strategic content partnership with the Roald Dahl Literary Estate. Roald Dahl is the world's...


17 Nov, 2017, 12:28 GMT Proxyclick, Next Generation Visitor Management Specialist, closes £2.7million Series A Funding

Proxyclick announces the closing of its series A funding round of £2.7million led by JOIN Capital, a Berlin-based early stage venture capital...


16 Nov, 2017, 15:05 GMT Aerial & Maritime Ltd. Secures Additional 5,0 Million USD Investment

Aerial & Maritime Ltd ("A&M") an associated company of GomSpace Group AB ("GomSpace" or the "Company") has secured an additional investment...


16 Nov, 2017, 10:41 GMT Research Consortium led by Grünenthal Receives € 2 Million Grant from the European Fund for Regional Development and the State of North Rhine-Westphalia

- "LifeSciences.NRW" grant to support the discovery and development of new pain relief drugs - Grünenthal founded and leads the Consortium to...


16 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT CRYPTO20 Passes $12 Million for Autonomous Crypto Index Fund

CRYPTO20 is continuing to gain momentum as it passes $12 million for its Cryptocurrency Index Fund. Over 4,700 contributors are part of the fund...


15 Nov, 2017, 08:30 GMT PhoreMost and Sixth Element Capital Announce Creation and Investment in NeoPhore, an Immuno-Oncology Company

Sixth Element Capital LLP (6EC), a UK based fund manager established to manage investments for the £70 million CRT Pioneer Fund, announces a £3...


08 Nov, 2017, 14:00 GMT Yotpo Closes $51 Million in Series D Funding, Quadruples Revenues

Financing will be used to meet the demand from high-growth commerce brands for an integrated user-generated content platform and accelerate...


06 Nov, 2017, 14:30 GMT CloudSense Raises $77 Million from Vector Capital

Funding To Accelerate Rapid Growth, Expand Industry-Specific Innovation and Support North American Expansion CloudSense, a leading...


06 Nov, 2017, 13:30 GMT Peter Weed Joins Lumia Capital As General Partner & Head Of The Firm's "Global Success" Platform

Lumia Capital, a leading expansion-stage venture capital firm, today announced that Peter Weed has joined the Firm as a General Partner and head of...


06 Nov, 2017, 06:00 GMT NousCom Raises €42 Million Series B Financing

NousCom, an oncology company developing neoantigen based cancer vaccines based on its Exovax platform, today announced the completion of a €42...


02 Nov, 2017, 11:00 GMT Investoo Group Secures £7.5 Million in Funding for Further Acquisitions

The seven-figure credit line follows several acquisitions this year, including Invezz.com, RoboAdvisors.com and SocialTradingGuru.com. Leading...


01 Nov, 2017, 15:00 GMT Launch of Cyberport Investors Network to drive deal flow and propel the growth of new economy companies

The Cyberport Venture Capital Forum 2017 (CVCF) successfully concluded the first day of proceedings today. The two-day (1-2 November) forum has...


25 Oct, 2017, 06:00 BST Nearly 300 Innovative Projects in the Heart of Warsaw

The 6th edition of an international conference for startups, corporations, and investors, Wolves Summit, took place in the Warsaw's Palace of...


25 Oct, 2017, 03:00 BST Klook raises near US$60 million Series C Financing to Go Global

Goldman Sachs joins Sequoia China and Matrix Partners in funding largest investment in the in-destination sector Klook announced today that...


24 Oct, 2017, 16:15 BST VentureClash Announces Winners of $5 Million Global Investment Challenge

The Netherlands' FRISS takes home top investment award Connecticut Innovations (CI), the leading source of financing and ongoing support for...


24 Oct, 2017, 05:01 BST Wibbitz Raises $20 Million Series C To Advance AI-Powered Video Creation Platform

Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments, The Weather Channel television network, The Associated Press, and TF1 Group participate as company launches...


23 Oct, 2017, 12:00 BST Peratech Raises $12.4 Million (£9.2 Million) in Financing From Merck Ventures, Arie Capital and Existing Investors to Scale Up Technology Solutions

Peratech, a world leader in 3D force-sensing technologies, announced it has subscribed $12.4 million (£9.2 million) to the round of funding, led...


19 Oct, 2017, 12:19 BST SafeTraces Secures $6.5 Million Series A Financing Round Led by Omidyar Network to Advance Disruptive On-Food Source Assurance Solutions

SafeTraces also received a prestigious FDA SBIR Phase II grant to advance commercialization of its rapid safety solution for fresh produce...


19 Oct, 2017, 05:01 BST European Venture Capital Deal Value Nears Record Highs, Despite Fewer Deals Overall

European and Israeli VC Ecosystems Show Signs of Maturity in Q3 2017, According to PitchBook's Latest European Venture Report European...


16 Oct, 2017, 00:01 BST TIGA Calls for the Launch of a Games Investment Fund

TIGA, the network for games developers and digital publishers, and the trade association representing the video games industry, has proposed the...


13 Oct, 2017, 15:30 BST QUOINE and Bitfinex Announce Strategic Partnership To Build Cryptocurrency Liquidity Through Global Platform, QUOINE LIQUID, Powered By QASH, the Preferred Token for Financial Services

Leading global fintech firm QUOINE has entered into a strategic partnership with Bitfinex, a leading cryptocurrency exchange, to improve liquidity...


12 Oct, 2017, 10:19 BST QUOINE Signs MOU with JASDAQ-listed ULS Group to Develop QASH Blockchain

Leading fintech company QUOINE Pte Ltd. (QUOINE) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with ULS Group (listed on JASDAQ, Ticker...


11 Oct, 2017, 14:31 BST Blue Ox Healthcare Partners Exits Delphi Behavioral Health Group

Blue Ox Healthcare Partners, LLC, a specialized private equity firm investing growth capital in the healthcare industry, has exited Delphi...