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

18 Sep, 2018, 09:00 BST aescuvest and EIT Health Launch First Pan-European Equity Crowdfunding Platform for Healthcare

Pioneering project will enable start-ups to accelerate time to market for innovative health-related products and services aescuvest and EIT...


18 Sep, 2018, 08:38 BST Insurance and Protection-as-a-Service Innovator Setoo Closes €8 Million Series A Funding Round With AXA

Groundbreaking insurance and protection-as-a-service company, Setoo, today announced it has closed an €8 million (plus or minus $9.3 million)...


16 Sep, 2018, 05:04 BST Van Wagoner Ventures to present smartgrid transportation ecosystem vision at US Commerce Dept. Middle East Trade Mission

To support the US Commerce Department in their mission to broaden partnerships with Middle Eastern investors, Van Wagoner Ventures has been...


14 Sep, 2018, 13:02 BST Endotronix Raises $45 Million in Series D Financing for the Treatment of Heart Failure

Endotronix, Inc., a digital health, medtech company dedicated to advancing the treatment of heart failure, today announced the close of a Series D...


12 Sep, 2018, 14:00 BST Clippings raises $15.4 million in Series B funding with Advance Venture Partners leading investment

This week, London-based startup Clippings, the platform transforming the interior design industry, announces their Series B round of funding,...


12 Sep, 2018, 14:00 BST Sisense Announces Closing Of $80 Million Investment, Continues Hyper Growth to Help Businesses Instantly Mashup Data and Embed Insights Everywhere

Investment to accelerate aggressive hiring, global growth and adoption of Sisense's Single-Stack™ analytics platform, which simplifies complex data...


11 Sep, 2018, 14:00 BST Vivo Capital Closes Oversubscribed $635 Million Fund to Invest in Public Healthcare Equities

Vivo Capital, a healthcare investment firm with offices in Palo Alto, Beijing, Shanghai, and Taipei, announced the final closing of Vivo...


11 Sep, 2018, 11:01 BST Capvis Announces Final Closing of Capvis V

Capvis, a leading mid-market investor in Europe, is pleased to announce the final closing of Capvis Equity V LP (Capvis V) with capital...


06 Sep, 2018, 03:03 BST Mundipharma Closes Acquisition of Vital Food Processors Limited Assets and Secures Global Rights To Commercialise Digestive Health Supplement Extracted from Kiwifruit, Zyactinase (TM)

Mundipharma has closed an asset purchase agreement with Vital Food Processors Limited, an agricultural science company founded in New Zealand, for...


05 Sep, 2018, 09:30 BST Croma-Pharma GmbH Sets the Course for Entering the US Market

Croma-Pharma GmbH (Croma) is establishing a joint venture company with its long-time partner Hugel, Inc. to develop and commercialize botulinum...


05 Sep, 2018, 08:00 BST Vesalius Biocapital III Partners Joins Forendo Pharma Investor Syndicate

Forendo Commences Phase Ia Study for FOR-6219 for Endometriosis Forendo Pharma, a clinical stage drug development company focusing on novel...


04 Sep, 2018, 09:00 BST Azeria Therapeutics, the World's First Pioneer Factor Drug Discovery Company, Announces Series A Investment from Sixth Element Capital

Azeria Therapeutics Limited, a newly formed drug discovery company, today announced that it has successfully raised £4 million in Series A...


04 Sep, 2018, 09:00 BST SaaS Influencer Marketing Platform Upfluence Secures $3.6 Million in Series A Funding

Upfluence, the leading SaaS influencer marketing platform, announced today a Series A investment of $3.6 million led by the tech entrepreneurs'...


04 Sep, 2018, 07:01 BST Mejuri Closes Series A Financing to Continue Building the Fine Jewelry Brand of Tomorrow

Direct-to-consumer fine jewelry brand will use capital to fuel growth digitally and through physical stores Mejuri is a direct-to-consumer fine...


30 Aug, 2018, 07:30 BST Innomdle Lab unveils three new Sgnl products at IFA 2018

Samsung Electronics C-Lab's first spin-off venture company, Innomdle Lab, will be unveiling three new products at IFA 2018, held this year in...


29 Aug, 2018, 11:14 BST Florence: A Start Up That Is Tackling the Nursing Recruitment Crisis in the UK Care Sector Has Raised £1.2m in Seed Funding

Florence is an online platform that enables care home managers to ease staffing pressures by booking freelance nurses for extra shifts. Started in...


29 Aug, 2018, 08:00 BST Planday Raises 35 Million Euros in One of Largest Funding Rounds in Danish History

UK is a strategic growth market with investment in sales, customer support and a new London development team planned Planday, the workforce...


28 Aug, 2018, 23:43 BST Deneum Proves Feasibility Hypothesis for Its Nuclear Fusion Power Station, Concludes $1M Private Round

Deneum, a company aiming to revolutionize global energy industry with the nuclear fusion Power Station, announced that it has successfully proved...


24 Aug, 2018, 14:55 BST LGC Capital Updates on the Construction & Expansion Plans at Tricho-Med's Brownsburg, Quebec Cannabis Facility

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN THE UNITED STATES/ - Construction of Tricho-Med's indoor cannabis growing facility is expected to be...


22 Aug, 2018, 19:24 BST Nylas Raises $16.2 Million To Bridge the Gap Between 4.5 Billion Inboxes and Software Applications

Nylas, the unified communications API for integrating software with email, calendars, and contacts, has secured $16 million in Series B funding to...


22 Aug, 2018, 16:59 BST Greenwood Energy Closes Solar Portfolio Financings with ORIX Corporation USA

Greenwood Energy, the North American solar energy investment and development subsidiary of the Libra Group, has completed two solar project...


20 Aug, 2018, 17:48 BST Dorae Inc. Closes Capital Raising Round

Dorae Inc. has closed its first round of external capital raising, achieving a USD 24 million valuation in a process that was several times...


16 Aug, 2018, 11:00 BST LaLiga And Relevent Partner To Promote Soccer In The US And Canada

LaLiga North America, A 15-Year, 50/50 Joint Venture, To Be Exclusive Representative of LaLiga With Broad Ambitions, Including Bringing a LaLiga...


16 Aug, 2018, 07:00 BST Open Banking Pioneer Deposit Solutions Closes New Investment Round of USD 100m Led by Vitruvian Partners and Sees Valuation Exceed USD 500m

- Vitruvian Partners, Kinnevik and existing shareholders invest USD 100m at a valuation of USD 500m - Additional funding cements...


15 Aug, 2018, 20:25 BST Canson Capital Partners Closes First Co-Investment Fund

We are pleased to announce that Canson Capital Partners (York) Co-Investment, SCSp (the "Fund") held its final closing on 13 August 2018 with...