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

12:30 BST Resolution Games Closes $7.5 Million Series B Funding Round

Participating investors include MizMaa Ventures, GP Bullhound, Fly Forever, GV, Partech, Bonnier Ventures, Creandum, Sisu Game Ventures and Unity...


22 Oct, 2018, 16:00 BST Hummingbird Raises $3 Million to Modernize Anti-Money Laundering

With funding from Homebrew, Omidyar Network, TTV Capital, and Designer Fund, the company continues its mission to fight financial crime...


22 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST METRON Raises €8 Million to Accelerate Its International Growth and Consolidate Its R&D Division

METRON, the France-based developer of an innovative energy intelligence platform for industry, has completed a new €8 million fundraising. The...


22 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST METRON Raises €8 Million to Accelerate Its International Growth and Consolidate Its R&D Division

METRON, the France-based developer of an innovative energy intelligence platform for industry, has completed a new €8 million fundraising. The...


19 Oct, 2018, 11:00 BST Tez Financial Services Becomes the First Pakistani Startup to Raise $1.1 Million in Seed Round Led by Omidyar Network

Other investors include Accion Venture Lab and Planet Tez Financial Services, the first fully digital Non-Bank Microfinance Company (NBMFC)...


18 Oct, 2018, 17:08 BST European Cannabis Holdings (ECH) Closes Private Round

- £3M GBP / $5M CAD funding will be used to build on its existing portfolio and prepare for an early 2019 IPO in London - Extensive global...


18 Oct, 2018, 06:00 BST Sono Motors Announces New Round of Financing

Campaign Generates More Than Five Million Euros in the First Week A year after the company's successful first crowdinvesting campaign, the...


18 Oct, 2018, 06:00 BST Sono Motors Announces New Round of Financing

Campaign Generates More Than Five Million Euros in the First Week A year after the company's successful first crowdinvesting campaign, the...


17 Oct, 2018, 09:00 BST Pryvate Ltd. Set to Unveil Hybrid Cryptocurrency Exchange with Secure Hot & Cold Wallets on Their Highly Encrypted App

Privacy-focused and security communications company Pryvate Ltd. announced the imminent release of the world's first hybrid cryptocurrency...


15 Oct, 2018, 14:12 BST Truphone Receives £18m to Scale Technology Offering

New funding offered to accelerate delivery against unprecedented demand for the company's eSIM and IoT technology Truphone today announces it...


15 Oct, 2018, 14:02 BST Rasia Continues to Build Position in TerraCom Limited

Rasia's Special Situations hedge fund continues to build its position as a top five shareholder in ASX-listed TerraCom Limited, which it believes...


15 Oct, 2018, 12:02 BST Arcapita Invests in NuYu, a Leading Women's Fitness Chain in Saudi Arabia

- NuYu plans to deploy SAR 250 million to launch over 20 new boutique gyms, creating hundreds of new jobs - Supporting Saudi Vision...


11 Oct, 2018, 16:21 BST Alliance Ventures Invests in Data Ecosystem for Shared Transport Services

Alliance Ventures, the corporate venture capital fund of Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world's largest automotive group by unit sales, today...


10 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST World's Fastest Tripod: Lumapod Launches Kickstarter Campaign

This ultra-compact tripod sets up in only four seconds - Already raised more than $ 400,000 on Kickstarter, 100% funded in 90...


10 Oct, 2018, 00:01 BST World's Fastest Tripod: Lumapod Launches Kickstarter Campaign

This ultra-compact tripod sets up in only four seconds - Already raised more than $ 400,000 on Kickstarter, 100% funded in 90 minutes....


09 Oct, 2018, 09:00 BST CDPQ and Generation Investment Management Launch Unique Long-Term Sustainable Equity Partnership

- USD$3bn available to invest in sustainable, resilient businesses - Strategy built on CDPQ and Generation's shared commitment...


09 Oct, 2018, 00:01 BST eBay.co.uk Launches First Ever 24-hour Charity 'Give Day' with Money-can't-buy Celebrity Items up for Grabs

- 5p for every purchase on ebay.co.uk on 9th October will be donated to The Prince's Trust - Phillip Schofield, Emma Wills and Tim Henman...


04 Oct, 2018, 12:30 BST JFrog Secures $165 Million Investment to Lead Universal DevOps in the Enterprise

Funding follows the launch of JFrog Enterprise Plus, a first-of-its-kind, universal DevOps platform for end-to-end binaries management and...


04 Oct, 2018, 11:00 BST SKALE Labs Raises $9.65M to Launch the SKALE Network, Accelerate dApp Performance With New Blockchain Infrastructure

Multicoin Capital, Galaxy Digital, FLOODGATE, Signia Venture Partners Back Decentralized Network That Scales to Millions of Transactions Per Second...


03 Oct, 2018, 18:55 BST Dream Island: A New Hope for the Artistic Community

The most characteristic feature of humanity is its creativity. Whether it's art or technology, people feel a constant urge to create....


01 Oct, 2018, 14:30 BST DrumG Technologies raises $6.5mm Series A from ConsenSys AG to build next generation enterprise blockchain-based business networks for global financial services

DrumG Technologies, a financial technology company focused on building and operating next generation enterprise distributed ledger-based...


29 Sep, 2018, 09:50 BST Funding Awarded to Ieso Digital Health by Innovate UK Will Advance Research to Transform Patient Outcomes in Mental Healthcare

Ieso Digital Health, the UK's flagship provider of digitally-enabled mental healthcare, is leading a project to dramatically improve mental...


27 Sep, 2018, 16:00 BST Plug and Play Announces 158 Startups Accepted Into Their Final Batches Of The Year

Plug and Play has selected 158 startups to participate in their Winter 2018 batches. Startups will take part in one of the following programs:...


27 Sep, 2018, 07:03 BST Goals101 Receives $3.5M Funding From Nexus Partners in Pre-series A Round

Nexus also picks up significant minority stake Goals101, a fin-tech and big data analytics company, has announced that it had received a...


26 Sep, 2018, 22:53 BST Public Investment Fund Unveils Amaala, a New Global Leading Destination for Wellness Tourism

The Public Investment Fund (PIF) of Saudi Arabia, announced the launch of Amaala, which will become an uber-luxury destination on the...