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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23 Jun, 2020, 03:00 BST Sparrow raises USD 3.5 mil in Series A funding

Sparrow, the leading options trading platform has secured USD 3.5 million in Series A funding to accelerate platform development. The round was led...


22 Jun, 2020, 14:00 BST LiveStyled Relaunches as Realife Tech and Announces New COVID-19 Fan Safety Hub to Help the Return of Live Events Around the World

LiveStyled is excited to announce it is relaunching as Realife Tech, The Experience Automation Platform, with a $7.2m funding round led by Virgo...


22 Jun, 2020, 12:53 BST Flat6Labs Bahrain Launches Fifth Cycle

Flat6Labs Bahrain has officially begun the fifth cycle of its acceleration programme in the Kingdom. Eight startups have been selected to receive an...


22 Jun, 2020, 06:00 BST Global Millennial Capital Announces Investment Into Silicon Valley Ed-Tech Venture as Part of Millennial Consumer Innovation Fund II Debut

Global Millennial Capital, the emerging consumer specialist venture capital investor based in Dubai is pleased to announce its first investment as...


22 Jun, 2020, 05:01 BST Checkout.com Triples Valuation to $5.5bn in Series B Fundraise

Leading global payment solution provider Checkout.com becomes one of the most valuable fintechs globally. Today the company announces a $150m Series...


18 Jun, 2020, 22:01 BST Zerto Secures Up to $53 Million in Financing as Poalim Capital Markets Joins Existing Investors

Zerto, an industry leader for IT resilience, today announced it has raised $33 million in equity financing. The equity funding also allows Zerto to...


18 Jun, 2020, 19:14 BST French Cryptoasset Platform Tozex Introduces Anti-crisis Business Solution to Enter the Token-based Economy

Tozex—the France-based cryptoasset platform for issuing, financing, and trading—has introduced the Believers Reward Offering (BRO). The BRO is the...


18 Jun, 2020, 00:06 BST Geek+ announces final closing of over USD$200 million Series C funding round

Geek+, a global provider of advanced robotics for logistics, announces it closed its Series C funding round at over USD $200 million in early 2020....


17 Jun, 2020, 10:25 BST Haven Cyber Technologies Group secures €5.7 million investment from C5 Capital

Haven Cyber Technologies Group (Haven Group), today announced a further investment of €5.7 million from C5 Capital, the specialist investment firm...


16 Jun, 2020, 08:00 BST Ona Therapeutics Raises €30M in Series A Financing

Ona Therapeutics, which is focused on the discovery and development of therapeutic biologics to treat metastatic cancer, announces today the closing...


16 Jun, 2020, 08:00 BST Fund+ Announces Investment in Ona Therapeutics EUR30 Million Series A Financing

Fund+, an investment firm focused on innovative European Life Sciences companies, today announces that it has invested in a new portfolio company,...


16 Jun, 2020, 07:00 BST Erik Bergman's Great.com Pledges $1M+ to a Community of Philanthropic Entrepreneurs

Erik Bergman founded Great.com in 2018 with the aim of doing good and helping to prevent the global climate crisis. Using his expertise in iGaming,...


15 Jun, 2020, 16:43 BST Immunovia to Host Virtual Investor Day on Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Immunovia AB (publ) ("Immunovia") today announced the company will host a Virtual Investor Day on Tuesday, June 30, 2020, from 2:00 to 4:00 pm CET....


15 Jun, 2020, 00:01 BST Universal Quantum: Major Investors Back Disruptive New Player in Quantum Computing Race

Universal Quantum, a disruptive new player on the global quantum computing stage, has today emerged out of stealth announcing an oversubscribed £3.6...


11 Jun, 2020, 08:00 BST NS8 Raises $123 Million Series A, Now Among Fastest Growing Fraud Prevention Platforms in the World

NS8, an online fraud prevention company, announced the company has successfully closed $123 million in venture funding led by Lightspeed Venture...


10 Jun, 2020, 15:09 BST C5 Capital Invests in Emergency Technology Company RapidSOS

C5 Capital USA LLC ("C5 Capital"), the specialist investment firm that exclusively invests in the secure data ecosystem, including cybersecurity,...


09 Jun, 2020, 17:22 BST Immunovia Raised ~ 400m SEK to Further Accelerate the Market Introduction of the First Test for Early Detection of Pancreatic Cancer, the IMMray™ PanCan-d

On June 4th, Immunovia announced a Directed Share Issue raising ~400 MSEK in capital, resulting in one of the largest fundraising for a non-US based...


09 Jun, 2020, 11:21 BST Arix Bioscience plc: Arix to Present at the Proactive One2One Biotech Forum

Arix Bioscience plc ("Arix") (LSE: ARIX), a global venture capital company focused on investing in and building breakthrough biotech companies, today ...


09 Jun, 2020, 07:00 BST QuadTalent Raises over US$20m in Series A, led by Gaorong Capital

QuadTalent, a digital transformation solution provider, has closed a US$21m Series-A financing led by Gaorong Capital, with an estimated post-money...


09 Jun, 2020, 07:00 BST Silverfin Raises Series B Investment Led by Hg to Accelerate International Growth

Silverfin has announced a significant Series B investment led by Hg, Europe's leading software investor and expert in the tax and accounting sector....


08 Jun, 2020, 20:26 BST Global Development Incubator and Institute for Transformative Technologies Partner to Achieve SDGs Through Technology

The Institute for Transformative Technologies (ITT), which recently partnered with Tata Power to launch the world's largest electricity access...


08 Jun, 2020, 14:37 BST Algorand Foundation and Borderless Capital Launch Algorand Asia Accelerator, Powered by LongHash Ventures

Algorand Foundation, the steward of the world's first open-source, permissionless, pure proof-of-stake blockchain protocol, has launched Algorand...


08 Jun, 2020, 11:00 BST Novo Holdings REPAIR Impact Fund Launches Global Call for New Investment Proposals to Fight AMR

Today, the Novo Holdings REPAIR Impact Fund announced it has opened a new investment proposal round to life sciences companies developing new...


08 Jun, 2020, 10:00 BST BB Pureos Bioventures Joins BaseLaunch Phase II as the First Venture Capital Fund

BaseLaunch, the Basel Area-based biotech venture accelerator and incubator, and BB Pureos Bioventures, a newly formed Swiss biotech venture capital...


05 Jun, 2020, 06:00 BST Asia-based Corporate Access Platform ICA Successfully Concludes Its Flagship Event: Asia Pacific Opportunities Summit

Institutional Capital Advisory ("ICA"), an Asia-based corporate access and investor relations service provider, today announced the successful...