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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11 Dec, 2018, 13:00 GMT Jerusalem Venture Partners Leads $22.5M Round in Quali to Accelerate Delivery of Public and Private Cloud Environments-as-a-Service

Quali, the leader in delivering environments-as-a-service for cloud and DevOps automation, today announced a $22.5M Series-C funding round led by...


10 Dec, 2018, 08:35 GMT NavVis Raises $35.5M to Accelerate Global Expansion and Meet Rising Enterprise Demand for Digital Twin Technology

The indoor spatial intelligence platform hundreds of top manufacturing enterprises use to digitize their industrial facilities is set to accelerate...


06 Dec, 2018, 11:51 GMT BEIS Announces Funding for Project to Convert Fusion Reactions into Energy

- UK Atomic Energy Authority (UKAEA) and First Light Fusion collaborate on 'Fusion Island' project - Project part funded by grant from Department for ...


04 Dec, 2018, 20:56 GMT FinDev Canada Invests USD 20 Million in Climate Investor One to Support Transition to Renewable Energy in Developing Countries

The investment will have a positive impact on climate change mitigation by avoiding 1.2 million tons of CO2 emissions FinDev Canada announced a USD...


03 Dec, 2018, 14:27 GMT Twelve Teams to Take Part in Up Great Technology Contests for Hydrogen Fuel Cell Development

RVC, Skolkovo Foundation and Agency for Strategic Initiatives have closed applications for participation in the two Up Great technology contests:...


03 Dec, 2018, 13:19 GMT Christian Sinding Appointed New Managing Partner and CEO of EQT

Christian Sinding appointed new Managing Partner and CEO of global investment firm EQT Thomas von Koch becomes Deputy Managing Partner and Chairman...


29 Nov, 2018, 12:00 GMT Successful Seven-figure Funding Round for Provider of SaaS Customer Loyalty Platform: Loyalty Prime Intensifies Its International Growth

The Loyalty Prime Group, a leading provider of SaaS-based loyalty platforms, has completed another seven-figure funding round. The investors are...


28 Nov, 2018, 13:00 GMT OpenLegacy Raises $30 Million from Worldwide Strategic & Financial Investors

Major Investors Include CommerzVentures; C. Entrepreneurs, VC of BNP Paribas Cardif and Cathay Innovation; and Silverhorn Investment Advisors...


28 Nov, 2018, 06:00 GMT RDIF and Mubadala Invest in Leading Russian Fitness Chain World Class

A consortium of investors including the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), Russia's sovereign wealth fund, Abu Dhabi's Mubadala Investment...


28 Nov, 2018, 01:31 GMT Oriente Raises US$105 million in Initial Funding

Oriente, the Hong Kong-based financial services and technology company committed to unlocking financial inclusion in emerging Asia, announced today...


27 Nov, 2018, 09:44 GMT INKEF Capital Appoints Roel Bulthuis as Managing Director to Co-Manage Eur 500m Fund

Venture fund focuses on supporting early stage healthcare and tech companies INKEF Capital (INKEF), the Dutch venture capital fund focused on...


26 Nov, 2018, 17:16 GMT PASS Technology Group £3.25 Million Funding Secured

PASS Technology Group Limited ("PASS" or the "Company"), the background checking and regulatory technology group, is pleased to announce the...


23 Nov, 2018, 12:32 GMT SteelEye Completes Seed Round Fundraise of £5.7m Led by Illuminate Financial

Fresh funding will enhance SteelEye's product capabilities and accelerate its growth strategy SteelEye, the compliance technology and data analytics...


23 Nov, 2018, 11:11 GMT Zizoo Rocks the Boat Industry After Closing €6.5m Series A Round

The leading global boat holiday platform, Zizoo, will double its size in 2019 to keep up with the booming demand for sailing experiences Zizoo, the...


20 Nov, 2018, 13:00 GMT SysAid announces $30 million investment to deepen its commitment to improving productivity of IT and operations in mid-market organizations

SysAid, a leading provider of service desk and IT service management (ITSM) solutions, announced today the closing of a $30 million investment by IGP....


20 Nov, 2018, 12:45 GMT DOVU Partners with TokenMarket For The First UK Tokenised Crowdfunding Campaign

TokenMarket, the award winning token advisory service, announces its partnership with DOVU for its first security token offering. TokenMarket was...


19 Nov, 2018, 13:00 GMT Katana to Revolutionise the Day-to-Day of the World's Makers, Crafters and Artisans

Company raises $2.3 million for New Smart Workshop tools designed for small manufacturers Katana, the smart workshop software company, today...


15 Nov, 2018, 11:05 GMT Habana Labs Secures $75M in Series B Financing Led by Intel Capital

Habana Labs, Ltd. (www.habana.ai), a leading startup in the emerging AI processor space, today announced it has secured $75 million in an...


15 Nov, 2018, 00:00 GMT iBanFirst Raises Another €15 Million in Funds

iBanFirst raises 15 million euros from Xavier Niel and venture capital funds Serena and Breega to become the European leader in financial services...


14 Nov, 2018, 14:08 GMT Votiro Secures an $8M Round of Investment

Votiro Cybersec Global Limited announced today a USD 8 million investment by Senetas Corporation Limited, an Australian public listed company (ASX:...


13 Nov, 2018, 16:00 GMT Alliance Ventures Invests in Enevate to Advance Li-ion Battery Technology for Electric Vehicles

Enevate's silicon-dominant Li-ion technology features extreme fast-charging capabilities with high energy density and improved safety Alliance...


13 Nov, 2018, 13:10 GMT Thailand's Smart Visa Made Easier to Help Foreign Experts

The Thai government has improved requirements and conditions for the Smart Visa in order to provide greater convenience for foreign investors and...


13 Nov, 2018, 11:00 GMT Travel Tech Company Sojern Announces Financing Round Led By TCV

Sojern, the travel tech company known for its traveler path-to-purchase data and innovative travel marketing and distribution solutions, today...


13 Nov, 2018, 11:00 GMT Ridecell Expands Series B Equity Round and Increases Funding to Over $60M

Ridecell Inc., a leading carsharing, ridesharing and autonomous ridehailing platform for new mobility operators, announced that it has expanded its...


13 Nov, 2018, 07:00 GMT PwC and the Russian Venture Company Reveal Russian Venture Capital Market Grows by 48%

In 2017, the market for venture transactions in Russia showed an increase for the first time in recent years, growing by 48% to reach USD 243.7...