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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18 Jun, 2019, 13:00 BST Cendyn announces strategic follow on equity investment from Accel-KKR

Cendyn, the leading provider of hotel CRM and hotel sales platforms for the hospitality industry today, announces a strategic follow on investment...


17 Jun, 2019, 14:46 BST Womena Selects Womentum 2019 Cohort

DUBAI: womena® has selected eight startups to take part in Cycle 2 of its Womentum Accelerator, a four-month experience-based program focused on...


17 Jun, 2019, 09:00 BST Signifier Medical Technologies Closes an Oversubscribed Series B Funding Round; Driving Innovation in the Sleep Market

Signifier Medical Technologies, previously known as Snoozeal, an innovator in the sleep disordered breathing market, today announced it has closed an ...


13 Jun, 2019, 17:34 BST Tropicfeel Raises $2M on Kickstarter for Its New All-Terrain Sneaker, the Ultimate Travel Shoe

Travel gear brand Tropicfeel turned to Kickstarter in 2018 to launch the Ultimate Travel Shoe, an-all terrain sneaker designed to be the only shoe...


12 Jun, 2019, 11:00 BST Market-Leading Cybersecurity Company KnowBe4 Raises $300 Million in a Round Led By KKR

KnowBe4, the provider of the world's largest security awareness training and simulated phishing platform, today announced that it will receive a $300 ...


11 Jun, 2019, 15:00 BST Green Chemistry Company Evolved By Nature Welcomes Chanel As An Investor

Evolved By Nature (founded in Boston, Massachusetts, in 2013, by Dr. Gregory Altman and Dr. Rebecca Lacouture), is pleased to announce that Chanel...


11 Jun, 2019, 14:00 BST Fireblocks Emerges From Stealth Mode With $16 Million in Funding to Help Institutions Secure Digital Asset Movement

Fireblocks (www.fireblocks.com), an enterprise platform for securing digital assets in transit, announced today its launch out of stealth mode with...


11 Jun, 2019, 12:00 BST FRNT Financial Secures Investment from Calvin Ayre, Builds Bitcoin SV Derivative Products

FRNT Financial Inc ('FRNT'), an institutionally focused fiat-settled cryptocurrency derivatives platform, have agreed to terms in a financing round...


05 Jun, 2019, 13:20 BST Vala Capital Completes £2m Strategic Investment in PlayWorks

PlayWorks has closed an initial £2m funding round led by Vala Capital, a European VC that backs high growth companies across a range of sectors. The...


05 Jun, 2019, 13:17 BST Digital Colony Announces Closing of Inaugural Fund at $4.05 Billion

Digital Colony Management, LLC ("Digital Colony"), a global investment firm dedicated to strategic opportunities in digital infrastructure, today...


04 Jun, 2019, 13:00 BST Highspot Raises $60M Series D Round Led by ICONIQ Capital

Highspot, the highest customer-rated sales enablement platform, today announced it has secured $60 million in Series D funding. ICONIQ Capital led...


04 Jun, 2019, 10:58 BST 24 key projects with investment of 7.4 billion yuan start construction in Changzhou National Hi-Tech District

On May 31, 2019, Changzhou National Hi-Tech District held the second ceremony of the commencement for key projects in 2019. The projects in this...


03 Jun, 2019, 13:01 BST Konsentus Closes Pre Series A Financing Round

Konsentus, a RegTech company that delivers SaaS solutions to Financial Institutions to enable them to be PSD2 open banking compliant, has closed a...


03 Jun, 2019, 08:00 BST Digital Horizon Invests in an Industry 4.0 Analytics Startup, Supplier of Rolls-Royce, Pratt & Whitney

Digital Horizon participated in the seed round for Visual Factories, an Israeli startup, graduate of Microsoft Accelerator in Tel Aviv, that...


31 May, 2019, 21:30 BST Updated Share Capital and Voting Rights for Lundin Mining

(TSX: LUN) (Nasdaq Stockholm: LUMI) Lundin Mining Corporation ("Lundin Mining" or the "Company") reports the following, in accordance with the...


30 May, 2019, 19:05 BST Altoida Raises $6.3M Series A to Predict Alzheimer's Disease Risk Using Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Augmented Reality

Altoida Inc. today announced a $6.3 million round of venture capital financing to bring its FDA-cleared and CE Mark-approved medical device and brain ...


29 May, 2019, 18:29 BST Sitetracker extends Series B to include Energize Ventures closing $34M

Sitetracker, the essential project, asset, and work management platform for critical infrastructure companies, announced today an investment from...


28 May, 2019, 15:04 BST Kazakhstan Unveils High-Potential Investment Opportunities at Astana Economic Forum

The third annual Kazakhstan Global Investment Roundtable (KGIR-2019) organised at Astana Economic Forum saw the signing of 43 agreements totalling $8....


28 May, 2019, 12:00 BST Venture Global LNG and Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners Announce $1.3 Billion Equity Investment in Calcasieu Pass LNG Export Facility

Venture Global LNG, Inc. ("Venture Global") and Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners ("Stonepeak") jointly announce that they have executed definitive...


27 May, 2019, 01:42 BST ToJoy cooperates with international talents to implement the strategy of globalization

Lu Junqing, Chairman of the Board of Directors of ToJoy Shared Group, a leading global O2O business platform, shares his experience of how he managed ...


23 May, 2019, 10:00 BST iGeolise Raise £3.2m Investment for Their Location Search and Mapping API

Today iGeolise announce £3.2 million funding from ETF Partners. iGeolise are the creators of the TravelTime platform, an API and business analytics...


22 May, 2019, 13:08 BST Taiwanese Startups Receive 4.5 Million Euros from Swiss & French Smart Health Industry at ICT Spring of Luxembourg

Following the successful visit to Viva Tech 2019 in Paris, Taiwan's Ministry of Science & Technology (MOST)'s Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA) and a group of...


21 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Guardicore Raises $60 Million; Continues To Build Momentum In Cloud And Data Center Security

Guardicore, a leader in internal data center and cloud security, today announced it has raised $60 million in Series C funding, bringing the...


21 May, 2019, 09:00 BST DelSiTech Ltd Receives Significant Funding for Developing Long-Acting Injectables

DelSiTech Ltd, a Finnish drug delivery and drug development company, today announced significant grant funding to support the development of...


20 May, 2019, 08:00 BST STORM Therapeutics Extends Series A to GBP 30M (USD 38.43M) with New Investor, Seroba Life Sciences

STORM Therapeutics ("STORM"), the drug discovery company tackling disease through modulating RNA modifying enzymes, today announced that it has...