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.

Latest Venture Capital

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...


10 Oct, 2017, 16:16 BST VentureClash Announces Finalists for 2017 Global Venture Challenge

Nine companies from around the globe compete for $5 million in investments Connecticut Innovations (CI), the leading source of financing and...


10 Oct, 2017, 14:00 BST Microsoft Ventures announces Innovate.AI, a global search for startups shaping the future of AI

Presented in partnership with Madrona Venture Group, Notion Capital and Vertex Ventures Israel. Microsoft Ventures, in collaboration with...


10 Oct, 2017, 13:30 BST Hive-IO Completes Series B Funding with Investment from Citrix Systems, Inc.

Latest round of funding will help scale company to meet growing demand for Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI) and VDI across SMBs and enterprise...


09 Oct, 2017, 12:02 BST Sight Sciences Secures $10MM in Oversubscribed Series C Financing

Ophthalmic Industry Veteran Shawn O'Neil Joins as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing Sight Sciences, Inc., a venture-backed,...


06 Oct, 2017, 11:43 BST Streamr, The Decentralized Real-Time Data Economy, Launches Registration Window for Crowd Contribution Period

Streamr, the decentralized real-time data economy, today announced that the Streamr Crowd Contribution Period will commence today, Friday, October...


03 Oct, 2017, 13:55 BST Nanotronics Secures $30 Million led by Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD) to Accelerate Industrial AI and International Market Expansion

Nanotronics, a global developer of the world's most technologically advanced automated microscope, today announced it has secured $30 million in...


03 Oct, 2017, 13:17 BST Nanotronics Secures $30 Million led by Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD) to Accelerate Industrial AI and International Market Expansion

Nanotronics, a global developer of the world's most technologically advanced automated microscope, today announced it has secured $30 million in...


03 Oct, 2017, 00:01 BST TRUPHONE Raises £255M, Retires Its Debt & Expands Aggressively Into IoT

New funding to power global expansion plans, build strategic partnerships & develop new services Truphone, the first global mobile operator,...


02 Oct, 2017, 12:00 BST Fintech Tinubu Square Secures €53m Investment From Long Arc Capital & Bpifrance

Tinubu Square, a leading provider of trade credit risk management solutions, announces the investment of €53 million from Long Arc Capital and...


29 Sep, 2017, 10:12 BST How this Innovative Company is Disrupting Investment Research

Differentiated Research, a revolutionary investment research platform, announces its entrance to the sector with its game-changing method that...


28 Sep, 2017, 13:00 BST Enevo Secures $12M in Funding to Accelerate Expansion into Waste Services

Sensor technology company expands into waste services for restaurant, retail and commercial property customers Enevo formally announced today...


27 Sep, 2017, 16:16 BST HGGC Expands Investment in FPX with New Funding Round

FPX, a global leader in enterprise Configure Price Quote (CPQ) solutions, today announced it has received an undisclosed investment from funding...


27 Sep, 2017, 14:38 BST Edison: Agreement With Venture Global For The Purchase Of 1 Million Tons Per Year Of LNG Produced In USA

Edison and Venture Global Calcasieu Pass, LLC (Venture Global) have entered into a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Sales and Purchase Agreement (SPA),...


25 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST Northern VCTs Launch Joint Share Offers to Raise Up to £60 Million

The three Northern VCTs (Northern Venture Trust PLC, Northern 2 VCT PLC and Northern 3 VCT PLC) have launched a new joint share offer, to...


21 Sep, 2017, 05:00 BST Antony Jenkins' 10x Future Technologies Raises £34m in Series A Funding Round

- Investment round with several investors led by China's Ping An and including the global management consulting firm Oliver Wyman is one...


20 Sep, 2017, 11:49 BST Edinburgh Molecular Imaging Commences Phase II European Cancer Trial

Edinburgh Molecular Imaging (EM Imaging), the clinical phase biotechnology company focused on enabling image-guided therapy, announces it has...


19 Sep, 2017, 12:19 BST Victor, Leading On-Demand Jet Charter Marketplace, Closes $20m Series B Investment

- Leading private jet charter business Victor secures $20m in Series B investment round led by BP Ventures – the investment arm of global energy...


14 Sep, 2017, 10:47 BST Digital Marketing Institute Secures €26 Million from Spectrum Equity to Accelerate Global Growth

The Digital Marketing Institute, the global certification standard in digital marketing and digital sales education, today announced that it has...