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12:21 BST Payments Platform Wirex Reaches Target for First Crowdfund in 1 and a Half Hours

After opening a private allocation for their crowdfunding campaign only 25 mins before, leading payments platform Wirex has reached their target of...


07:21 BST Acin secures $12 million in Series A funding to spearhead operational and non-financial risk revolution

Acin, the data standards firm that is digitising operational and non-financial risk, today announces it has secured $12 million in Series A funding....


25 Sep, 2020, 18:35 BST Novo Seeds Portfolio Company Galecto Raises USD 64 Million to Accelerate Development of Clinical Pipeline

Novo Seeds, the early stage investment and company creation team of Novo Holdings, today announced that its portfolio company Galecto Inc. (Galecto), ...


24 Sep, 2020, 16:27 BST Emerging biotechnology company Biocytogen raised 142 million dollars (USD) in support of Project Integrum

In August, Beijing Biocytogen Biotechnology Co., Ltd. ("Biocytogen") announced acquisition of Eucure Biopharma, which established Biocytogen as a...


22 Sep, 2020, 13:00 BST USD 87M in Series C for ICEYE to Continue Conquering Boundaries in Radar Satellite Imaging

ICEYE, a World-leading SAR data provider, today announced the closing of a larger than planned for $87M Series C funding, led by the return investor...


22 Sep, 2020, 12:00 BST CloudMargin Raises $15 Million in Series B Funding Round with Citi, Deutsche Bank and Deutsche Börse as Primary Investors

CloudMargin, creator of the world's first and only collateral and margin management solution native to the cloud, today announced that it has closed...


22 Sep, 2020, 11:23 BST DeFiner Becomes Newest DeFi Addition to Alphabit's Investment Portfolio

DeFiner, the decentralized finance network for crypto savings, loans, and payments, has announced a new investment from Alphabit, a fund specialising ...


22 Sep, 2020, 08:00 BST Salvia BioElectronics raises EUR 26M (USD 31M) to develop innovative neurostimulation therapy for chronic migraine

Salvia BioElectronics B.V., a neurostimulation platform company targeting chronic migraine, today announced it has raised EUR 26M in new financing...


22 Sep, 2020, 07:00 BST Medicxi announces the closing of its first €200 million Secondary Fund, led by Pantheon with co-lead LGT Capital Partners

Medicxi, the leading European life sciences investment firm, announces the closing of Medicxi Secondary 1 (MS1) in connection with the completion of...


21 Sep, 2020, 23:30 BST Israeli Pain Monitoring Startup Medasense Raises $18M in Series C Round

Medasense Biometrics Ltd., developer of the NOL technology for pain-response monitoring, today announced that it has raised $18M in a series C round, ...


21 Sep, 2020, 11:00 BST Leading Payments Platform Wirex Launches First £1 Million Crowdfunding

Wirex, the leading payments platform taking the fintech and cryptocurrency industries by storm, announced their first crowdfunding. Aiming to raise...


17 Sep, 2020, 15:15 BST Plug and Play Selects 147 Startups for Winter Batches

Plug and Play announced today the selection of 147 new startups into their winter 2020 batches. The startups were selected to join one of the...


17 Sep, 2020, 15:00 BST BCN3D enters new era, launching powerful new generations in the Epsilon and Sigma 3D Printer Series

BCN3D, a leading 3D printer manufacturer, today announced the next generations in its 3D printing product line, the Epsilon W27, the Smart Cabinet,...


17 Sep, 2020, 08:00 BST Novo Ventures co-leads US$83m series C financing in Lava Therapeutics

Novo Ventures, the ventures arm of Novo Holdings, today announced that it has co-led the oversubscribed $83 million (£71 million) Series C financing...


17 Sep, 2020, 05:01 BST Infarm raises $170M during pandemic to grow largest urban vertical farming network in the world

Infarm, the world's fastest growing urban farming network, today announced $170 million investment raised in the first close of a Series C funding...


16 Sep, 2020, 16:50 BST QEDIT Joins Forces with Galois as Part of US Government-Funded Initiative to Advance Zero-Knowledge Proof Cryptography

QEDIT, a Privacy-Enhancing Technology provider, has announced its participation in a $12.6 million USD government-funded research project, geared...


16 Sep, 2020, 14:43 BST Factris Closes Series A Round to Increase Reach

Fintech company Factris has recently concluded a EUR 5M Series-A equity funding round led by AB Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of the...


16 Sep, 2020, 14:15 BST ETS Creates ETS Strategic Capital to Tap into New Growth Opportunities in Education

ETS, the world's largest nonprofit educational assessment and measurement organization, today announced the creation of ETS Strategic Capital, a new...


16 Sep, 2020, 12:00 BST Signifier Medical Technologies Closes $10M Series C Funding Round

Signifier Medical Technologies ("Signifier"), an innovator in the sleep disordered breathing market, today announced it has closed a circa $10M...


15 Sep, 2020, 11:00 BST Volansi Raises $50 Million to Accelerate Middle-Mile Drone Delivery

Volansi, Inc., the leader in vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) middle-mile drone delivery services, today announced that it has closed $50 million ...


11 Sep, 2020, 16:34 BST Venture Global LNG Announces Hiring of Brian Cothran as Chief Operating Officer

Venture Global LNG, Inc. announces that Brian Cothran has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Cothran is an accomplished business...


09 Sep, 2020, 13:25 BST Pcysys Announces $25 Million Series-B Funding Round Led by Insight Partners

Cybersecurity Validation company, Pcysys, announced today that it has completed a $25 million Series-B Funding round led by US-based venture capital...


08 Sep, 2020, 10:25 BST Thunes raises $60M in Series B funding to accelerate global growth

Fintech startup Thunes, which operates a global B2B cross-border payments network, continues to attract investment as emerging markets take off. The...


08 Sep, 2020, 09:00 BST Kerbside Technology Leader AppyWay Launches £20m Series B Funding Round

AppyWay, the leading kerbside management and smart parking technology firm, today announces the launch of its £20 million Series B funding round....


07 Sep, 2020, 12:28 BST Smart Consumer Technology Startup Dreame Technology Raises Nearly USD 15 Million in Series B+ Funding Led by IDG Capital

Dreame Technology (Dreame), a smart consumer technology company specializing in cordless vacuum cleaners, robot vacuum cleaners and mops, announced...