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

01 Mar, 2018, 15:00 GMT DriveTag From Sycada - New Weapon Against Climate Crisis Released into Hands of Drivers

Saving the environment and saving money, using a chip and a smartphone. A brand new innovation, launched today by Sycada, makes this...


01 Mar, 2018, 14:41 GMT Exogenesis Corporation Appoints Dmitry Shashkov as President and CEO

The Board of Directors of Exogenesis Corporation (www.exogenesis.us) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dmitry Shashkov, Ph.D. as President...


01 Mar, 2018, 13:00 GMT Connecticut's $5 Million Global Venture Challenge Opens Applications to Early-Stage Companies

VentureClash 2018 attracts digital health, fintech, insurtech and Internet of Things companies to Connecticut Connecticut Innovations (CI),...


01 Mar, 2018, 08:47 GMT Technology Investment Firm Susquehanna International Group Invests $5 Million in TigerWit Group

Fintech firm TigerWit is pleased to announce that it has secured a USD 5 million investment from US technology investment firm Susquehanna...


28 Feb, 2018, 17:36 GMT Viewly's Presale Sells Out, Raises Nearly $8 Million With New and Notable Creators On-board

Viewly plans on introducing its new alpha and Chrome extension during its public token sale window Viewly raised nearly $8 million in the...


28 Feb, 2018, 14:00 GMT Mérieux Développement and Paladin Capital Group Co-lead $55.5 Million Series C Financing Into Inscripta, a Leading Company in the Field of Gene Editing, in Preparation for Platform Expansion and Commercial Launch

Investment will accelerate development and commercialization of gene-editing tools including enzymes, reagents, instrumentation, and...


27 Feb, 2018, 14:00 GMT New Home Device for Everyone: ShineOn - A Smart LED Lamp with Home Assistant Integrated

Bending Colors is launching a new handmade stylish led lamp with Google Assistant and Amazon Alexa integrated on crowdfunding platform...


23 Feb, 2018, 13:00 GMT OpenAirlines Raises 1 Million Euros from Alter Equity3P and Bpifrance to Support SkyBreathe® Eco-flying Software

OpenAirlines crosses a new stage in its development with a second fundraising of €1 million, signed equally by its historic shareholder, the...


22 Feb, 2018, 15:14 GMT Cambridge-Based GeoSpock Secures an Additional $6.6M in Closing Its Series A Funding From Investors

Unique architecture system powers the analysis of trillions of data points in seconds GeoSpock® - the extreme-scale data integration platform...


22 Feb, 2018, 12:44 GMT World's Most Advanced and Hygienic Toothbrush Dentii Launches on Kickstarter

The world's first truly hygienic toothbrush that collects data providing feedback for better technique and connects users to their dentists...


21 Feb, 2018, 15:41 GMT SyndicateRoom Reports the Value of Start-Up Investments Rises by 30% per Year Over Seven-Year Period

- Collective value of over 500 start-ups rises more than six times between 2011 and 2017. This equates to 30% compound annual growth...


21 Feb, 2018, 07:00 GMT Yield Lab Targets AgTech Start-Ups With €800,000 Investment Opportunity

Yield Lab Europe, the region's leading AgTech accelerator programme has opened for applications from start-up companies for its 2018 programme....


19 Feb, 2018, 12:43 GMT Blockchain Based Medical Device from NnBU Set to Raise €15million in ICO

New Neonatal Birth Unit is a World First to Improve Health Outcomes of Babies Born by C-Section Today, Monday February 19 2018, NnBU Holdings...


17 Feb, 2018, 18:59 GMT Trade/Project Financier, Bachmann & Welser To Launch USD 2 billion Project Finance Fund

Global Trade/Project Financier, Bachmann & Welser will launch a USD 2 billion Project finance fund in March 2018 with funds that will be...


15 Feb, 2018, 14:43 GMT Reflektive Raises $60 Million to Reimagine People Management

TPG Growth leads round for company powering the future of real-time performance management, talent and leadership development Reflektive, the...


15 Feb, 2018, 14:00 GMT Loyakk Ltd. receives Venture Capital investment ahead of its much-awaited Initial Coin Offering (ICO)

Ai8 Ventures joins leading business and technology leaders in their support of Loyakk's (www.loyakk.io) vision for blockchain-powered decentralized...


14 Feb, 2018, 10:59 GMT A24Media Dedicates 1,000,000 USD Investment Fund for Disruptive & Innovative Media Technology Developers

A24Media, Africa's leader in content creation and aggregation, is proud to announce a 1 Million USD Media Technology Investment Fund. This is to...


10 Feb, 2018, 07:00 GMT UAE Launches Seed Grants to Support New Research into Space Settlement & Space Habitation

• Established by the Dubai Future Foundation, the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Settlement Challenge works to reward the best ideas from around...


08 Feb, 2018, 13:00 GMT Vestarin Project has Reached its Funding Target Contrary to the Market Situation

Vestarin - Marketplace of goods and services for crypto Blockchain startup Vestarin, which is developing a universal platform for the integration...


07 Feb, 2018, 23:33 GMT ODEM.IO Exceeds Soft Cap and Raises 2.2 million Euros in Pre-Sale

ODEM.IO, creator of the world's first On-Demand Education Marketplace, completes 2.2 million euro pre-crowdsale raise. ODEM.IO is delighted to...


06 Feb, 2018, 09:00 GMT Two Business Icons Launch Latest Joint Business Venture: Doug Barrowman and Baroness Michelle Mone OBE Launch EQUI to Radically Redesign Venture Capital

- Once in a generation a new way of thinking disrupts the workings of an established industry. EQUI is that disruptor in venture capital...


05 Feb, 2018, 09:00 GMT L Marks Announce Five New Innovation Programmes

- L Marks operates the largest network of corporate accelerators across the UK and Europe - BMW Group, Arsenal FC and EDF Energy...


01 Feb, 2018, 12:00 GMT Factmata Closes Funding Round, Adding Biz Stone and Craig Newmark to its Roster of Investors

Anti-fake-news startup Factmata announced it has closed its seed funding round, bringing on the founder of Twitter, Biz Stone, and the founder of...


31 Jan, 2018, 13:30 GMT INSIGHTEC Closes $150 Million Series E Financing

INSIGHTEC®, a commercial-stage medical technology company revolutionizing surgery with incisionless MRI-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS)...


30 Jan, 2018, 22:21 GMT Mobile Game Publishing Company, GameMine, Achieves Sustainable Profitability Shortly After Securing $20 Million Series A Round Of Funding

GameMine Currently Generating Strong Net Profit, on Pace to Achieve More Than $20 Million in Profit in 2018 GameMine Inc., a US-based mobile...