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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29 Apr, 2020, 16:33 BST Food Tech Start-up Deliverect Raises €16.25 Million to Expand Internationally

Deliverect (www.deliverect.com), the Belgian start-up streamlining the restaurant industry with its online food delivery management software, today...


28 Apr, 2020, 08:00 BST Factorial Raises £13 Million in a "Series A" Funding Round Led by CRV

Factorial, a Human Resources management platform, revolutionizing the way companies manage their HR processes, has announced a successful £13 million ...


27 Apr, 2020, 11:00 BST Templafy Raises $25M to Continue Scaling Globally

Templafy, a global leader in enterprise document creation and automation, today announced the close of a $25 million Series C funding round led by...


27 Apr, 2020, 08:00 BST Mental Health Care Company COMPASS Pathways Concludes Successful Series B Investment Round

COMPASS Pathways, a mental health care company, announced today that it has completed a successful $80m Series B investment round. This funding will...


24 Apr, 2020, 09:00 BST Rainmaking Pioneers New Approach to De-risk Corporate Innovation

Rainmaking, a corporate innovation and venture development firm, today launches Compass, a new approach designed to provide corporates with insight...


22 Apr, 2020, 08:30 BST FoRx Therapeutics AG Raises EUR 10 Million Seed Round and Becomes First Company to Develop a Pipeline of Drugs Targeting DNA Replication Stress for Cancer

FoRx Therapeutics AG (FoRx), the biotechnology company developing a new generation of cancer drugs focusing on novel DNA Replication Stress (DRS)...


21 Apr, 2020, 13:05 BST Audiens Bolsters Its Innovative Customer Data Platform with $8M Strategic Investment from Tech Giant NHN

Audiens, a global independent customer data platform and audience management tool, has received an $8M (£6.5 M) cash investment from South Korea's...


21 Apr, 2020, 11:00 BST Oyster™ Closes $4.2M Seed Funding to Remedy the Global Talent Shortage & Disrupt Cross-Border Hiring

Oyster™, a startup dedicated to fixing the broken international hiring model, today announced $4.2M in seed financing. Leading the round is...


21 Apr, 2020, 07:30 BST Vestiaire Collective Raises €59 Million to Support Its Community in Changing the Fashion Industry for a Better Tomorrow

The new round brings on board Korelya Capital, funds managed by Fidelity International, Vaultier7 and Cuir Invest Existing shareholders Eurazeo...


20 Apr, 2020, 14:00 BST Pi-Cardia Closes a $27 Million Financing led by Sofinnova Partners to Continue Clinical Trials With Its Leaflex™ Aortic Valve Technology

Pi-Cardia Ltd., a global leader in the development of non-implant catheter-based solutions for treating heart valve calcification, announced today it ...


17 Apr, 2020, 17:00 BST BibliU Raises $10 Million to Empower Remote Learning for Students in the U.K. and the U.S.

BibliU, a digital learning platform that makes textbooks and reading materials more accessible than ever before, has secured $10 million in a Series...


16 Apr, 2020, 08:00 BST Avectas Completes Significant Series C Funding Bringing Total Invested Equity to Over $40 Million

Avectas, an Irish based cell engineering technology business, has completed a significant new Series C equity funding of approximately $20 million,...


15 Apr, 2020, 15:02 BST Aker Solutions and Cognite Secure Digital Offshore Wind Energy Technology Grant

Aker Solutions and Cognite have been awarded a USD 2 million grant from the California Energy Commission (CEC) for a project called NextWind Real...


15 Apr, 2020, 02:00 BST Thai Startup Receives $40,000 in No-Strings Funding from Chivas Venture Competition

Leading blended Scotch whisky, Chivas, has announced today that due to the current global COVID-19 outbreak, this year's Chivas Venture $1 million...


14 Apr, 2020, 23:00 BST Australian Startup Receives $40,000 in No-Strings Funding from Chivas Venture Competition

Leading blended Scotch whisky, Chivas, has announced today that due to the current global COVID-19 outbreak, this year's Chivas Venture $1 million...


13 Apr, 2020, 14:38 BST Ayre Ventures Is Looking to Invest in Gaming Industry Blockchain Tech

The gambling industry is a paradox. The entire gambling industry was built on risk; be it risk on a sports team or a dealer drawing a five-card 21 to ...


09 Apr, 2020, 16:43 BST Stamus Networks Closes on $1.5 Million Seed Investment to Accelerate Growth

Stamus Networks, a fast-growing cybersecurity software company, today announced it has secured critical seed financing in an oversubscribed $1.5...


09 Apr, 2020, 09:02 BST OK Group Announces Investment in Wuhan CocoBull Technology on the First Day of Wuhan "Restart"

On April 8, the day when the 76-day coronavirus lockdown finally ended in Wuhan, OK Group announced its latest multi million dollar investment with...


08 Apr, 2020, 03:33 BST Neat, a FinTech Alternative to Banks, Raises USD11M to Fuel International Expansion

Neat, a Hong Kong-based FinTech company offering modern financial solutions to SMEs and startups, today announced raising a USD11 million Series A...


07 Apr, 2020, 14:00 BST Cato Networks Secures $77 Million Investment in Largest Funding Round Yet

Cato Networks, provider of the world's first SASE platform, announced today an investment of $77M led by Lightspeed Venture Partners with the...


07 Apr, 2020, 08:00 BST Amphista Therapeutics Raises $7.5m Series A Round to Advance Targeted Protein Degradation Assets in Cancer

Amphista Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company creating first-in-class cancer therapeutics that harness the body's natural processes to...


07 Apr, 2020, 07:00 BST DriveNets and Tellence to Double Bucharest R&D Team

DriveNets, the webscale networking software company today announced that based on the success of their current Bucharest based team, they will double ...


02 Apr, 2020, 12:00 BST Collibra Raises $112.5M to Help Businesses Make Data-Driven Decisions

Collibra, the Data Intelligence company, today announced $112.5 million in funding at a post-money valuation of $2.3 billion, bringing the company's...


02 Apr, 2020, 03:00 BST MedGenome, the Leading South Asian Genetic Diagnostics, Research and Data Company Announces USD 55m Investment Led by LeapFrog

MedGenome, the leading genetic diagnostics, research and data company focused on expanding access for populations in South Asia and other emerging...


01 Apr, 2020, 11:49 BST Points Technology Raised Multi-million Dollar Series A from K2VC

Recently, Points Technology, a blockchain and AI startup announced multi-million US dollar worth Series A financing. The investment was made by K2...