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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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...