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

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...


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,...