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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10 Jan, 2018, 15:27 GMT IP Protection SaaS Company Red Points Raises $12M to Expand Worldwide

- Northzone leads the $12 million Series B investment in Red Points, the world leading technology solution in online counterfeiting and piracy...


09 Jan, 2018, 23:29 GMT Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Launches a Venture Capital Fund to Invest up to $1 Billion Over Five Years

Alliance Ventures to Prioritize Next-Generation Mobility With $200 Million Year-One Funding - New entity to act as main interface...


09 Jan, 2018, 10:56 GMT smava Receives $65 Million Investment Led by Vitruvian Partners

- Vitruvian Partners and other investors are investing $65 million into smava - The new investment will further accelerate smava's...


08 Jan, 2018, 17:00 GMT Marketing and Advertising Technology Industry Veterans Launch MathCapital

Venture Capital Fund Will Leverage the Resources of MediaMath to Support the Next Generation of Marketing Leaders Marketing and advertising...


04 Jan, 2018, 13:05 GMT AImotive, Leading Provider of Camera-First Autonomous Driving Technology, Raises $38 Million USD Series C

AImotive, the full-stack autonomous vehicle technology company, today announced the closing of its $38 million USD/ €32 million Series C funding...


04 Jan, 2018, 08:00 GMT Enterome Raises €32 Million ($38.5 Million) in a Series D Financing

- Proceeds will be used to progress lead development programs - EB8018 for IBD and EO2315 for cancer - Secures €40 million loan facility...


04 Jan, 2018, 08:00 GMT Oculis Raises CHF20 Million in a Series B Financing Round to Advance Breakthrough Treatments for Ophthalmic Diseases

Oculis (www.oculis.com), a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the development of breakthrough non-invasive topical treatment for...


21 Dec, 2017, 14:25 GMT Duni Invests in Airlaid Capacity

The investment will increase the airlaid capacity at Rexcell by about 25% annually. The plan is to have the capacity upgrade installed during the...


18 Dec, 2017, 23:09 GMT Virgin Hyperloop One Names Richard Branson Chairman, Closes $50 Million of Financing, and Sets New Speed Record

Richard Branson Named Chairman After Making Previous Investment This Fall Caspian Venture Capital and DP World Invest $50 Million Ahead of Series...


15 Dec, 2017, 09:00 GMT PharmaVentures Capital Limited Advises Biosceptre International Limited, a Clinical Stage Oncology Company, on its Series A Private Placement by Tuspark S&T

PharmaVentures Capital Limited is pleased to announce that it acted as adviser to Biosceptre International Limited ("Biosceptre") for the...


15 Dec, 2017, 08:00 GMT World's First AI & Blockchain-Based Dating & Relationship Project - Viola.AI, Sets to Disrupt the Love Industry

Dating Giant Lunch Actually Group announces its ICO today Asia's First and Largest Lunch Dating Company Lunch Actually Group announces the...


14 Dec, 2017, 08:00 GMT Complix Receives €0.5 Million Grant to Further Develop its Pipeline of Proprietary Cell Penetrating Alphabodies™ Against Intracellular Cancer Targets

Complix, a biopharmaceutical company developing a pipeline of transformative Cell Penetrating Alphabody™ (CPAB) based oncology therapeutics...


13 Dec, 2017, 08:00 GMT Join Raises Growth Capital to Conquer European Market

Influencer marketing-platform Join has raised a significant amount of money from investor Airbridge Equity Partners. The company will use the...


04 Dec, 2017, 15:54 GMT Decentralized Consumer Ecosystem, INS Launches Token Sale to Transform the Grocery Industry

INS Ecosystem, the decentralized grocery marketplace, has announced the launch of its token sale, commencing today at 11am GMT and concluding...


29 Nov, 2017, 11:00 GMT Tropos Technologies Raises $1.2 Million to Assemble and Distribute the METRO Electric Vehicle in US

Oversubscribed Funding Round Closed in 10 Days to Expand U.S. Dealer Network Within just 10 days, Tropos Technologies closed an...


20 Nov, 2017, 10:59 GMT Yoto Announces Strategic Content Partnership with the Roald Dahl Literary Estate

Yoto - the clever speaker for kids - has agreed a strategic content partnership with the Roald Dahl Literary Estate. Roald Dahl is the world's...


17 Nov, 2017, 12:28 GMT Proxyclick, Next Generation Visitor Management Specialist, closes £2.7million Series A Funding

Proxyclick announces the closing of its series A funding round of £2.7million led by JOIN Capital, a Berlin-based early stage venture capital...


16 Nov, 2017, 15:05 GMT Aerial & Maritime Ltd. Secures Additional 5,0 Million USD Investment

Aerial & Maritime Ltd ("A&M") an associated company of GomSpace Group AB ("GomSpace" or the "Company") has secured an additional investment...


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...