Venture Capital A subcategory of Financial Services & Investing-specific stories, this section includes news and announcements related to diversified venture capital activities and transactions.

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Feb 24, 2017, 14:00 ET SoFi Announces $500 Million Strategic Growth Investment Led by Silver Lake

SoFi, a modern finance company taking an unprecedented approach to lending and wealth management, announced today it has entered into a definitive...


Feb 23, 2017, 14:00 ET TripleMint Announces $4.5 Million In Series A Funding

TripleMint today announced that it has closed a $4.5 million Series A round of funding. The round was led by DN Capital, with participation from...


Feb 23, 2017, 11:59 ET FOSSA Raises $2.2 Million to Help Companies Manage Open Source Licenses; Releases Product

FOSSA, the company behind the modern open source management and license compliance tool, today announced a seed financing of $2.2 million led by...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET Getaway Receives Strategic Growth Investment From L Catterton

Getaway, a designer and operator of "tiny house" rentals, today announced that it has received a $15 million strategic growth investment from L...


Feb 23, 2017, 09:00 ET Distributed Cloud Storage Provider Storj Labs Raises $3 Million

Storj Labs, a distributed cloud storage provider, has raised $3 million in a seed financing round to advance its open source, distributed cloud...


Feb 23, 2017, 08:46 ET Uponit, Ad Recovery Platform for Premium Publishers, Closes $2.3M Seed Round

Uponit, the Ad Recovery Platform for premium publishers, today announced that it has raised $2.3 million in funding. The round was led by Jerusalem...


Feb 23, 2017, 00:10 ET Shinezone Completes RMB 400 Million Series B Financing and Initiates A-Share Listing Plan in China

Shinezone, a China-based pioneer in the export of online games, recently announced that the company has completed a Series B financing round,...


Feb 22, 2017, 19:27 ET Macau's Dr Stanley Ho Family Invested into BookDoc

BookDoc, a healthcare technology start-up headquartered in Malaysia, has announced the latest investment round led by a family member of Dr....


Feb 22, 2017, 14:00 ET SlamData Secures $6.7MM Series A to Support Modern Data in the Enterprise

SlamData Inc., the leading open source analytics company for modern unstructured data today announced that it has raised a $6.7M Series A funding...


Feb 22, 2017, 10:00 ET Knotel Raises $25 Million Series A Following a Year of Rapid Growth

Knotel, the network of custom locations that provides modern businesses with adaptable headquarters, today announced the raise of a $25 million...


Feb 22, 2017, 09:00 ET Rapsodia Announces Significant Investment From L Catterton

Rapsodia, a leading lifestyle and women's apparel brand in Latin America, today announced a significant growth capital investment by L Catterton,...


Feb 22, 2017, 08:58 ET TrueBridge Capital Closes First Direct Investment Fund Above $100 Million Target

Venture capital investment firm TrueBridge Capital Partners ("TrueBridge" or the "Firm") today announced the close of its first direct investment...


Feb 22, 2017, 06:10 ET KORE Software Invests in Fevo, Kicking Off New VC Fund Intended to Catapult Innovative Sports and Entertainment Companies

KORE Software, the global leader in business management solutions for sports and entertainment organizations, is excited to announce the creation...


Feb 22, 2017, 01:00 ET Viktor Prokopenya's VP Capital And The Gutseriev Family's Larnabel Ventures Announce $5 Million Investment In Banuba

Larnabel Ventures, a fund founded by the Gutseriev family to invest in the information technology sector, and VP Capital, a technology-focused...


Feb 20, 2017, 13:52 ET Utrip Closes $4M In Latest Round Of Funding

Utrip, a free travel-planning platform that brings together the best in artificial intelligence and human experience, announced today it closed $4M...


Feb 20, 2017, 13:00 ET RC21X Finalist in Stadia Ventures Spring Cohort

RC21X has been selected as a finalist for the Stadia Ventures Accelerator to earn a slot in the Spring 2017 Cohort and an investment of up to...


Feb 20, 2017, 11:05 ET Lockheed Martin Challenges Entrepreneurs to Pitch 1,000 Feet Above Austin at South by Southwest

Lockheed Martin Ventures, the venture capital arm of Lockheed Martin, in partnership with ClearSky and ARCH Venture Partners, is accepting...


Feb 20, 2017, 09:00 ET Claremont's Drucker-Ito School of Management Makes Innovative Bid for VW Settlement Funds

Everybody knows that electric cars are having a major impact on the environment. But could they also change both the thinking and the driving...


Feb 17, 2017, 09:34 ET Sun Basket Raises $15 Million In Series C Funding Led By Sapphire Ventures

Sun Basket, the leading healthy meal kit delivering the best organic, non-GMO ingredients and delicious, easy-to-make recipes weekly to your door,...


Feb 17, 2017, 09:23 ET OWC Pharmaceutical Research to Present at Lyons Capital’s Wall Street Conference

OWC Pharmaceutical Research Corp. (OTCQB: OWCP), ("OWC" or the "Company"), a developer of cannabinoid-based therapies targeting a variety of...


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Feb 16, 2017, 10:30 ET Brightwheel Raises $10M to Grow Groundbreaking Early Education Platform

Brightwheel, the leading provider of management and communication software for early education, announced today it has raised $10 million in new...


Feb 16, 2017, 10:00 ET Xsolla (USA), Inc. Launches $30 Million Xsolla Capital Royalty Investment Fund Focused On Independent Video Games

Xsolla (USA), Inc. is excited to announce its newest venture, the $30 million Xsolla Capital royalty investment fund, which will provide...


Feb 16, 2017, 08:15 ET Paradigm Diagnostics Announces $7M Series B Funding

Paradigm Diagnostics today announced the near completion of their $7M Series B financing, adding an additional $3M from New Sciences Ventures on...


Feb 16, 2017, 07:30 ET ReplyYes Announces $6.5M Series A to Bring E-Commerce Over Mobile Messaging Platform to Leading Lifestyle Brands

ReplyYes, the leading e-commerce over mobile messaging platform for brands to engage and transact with their customers, today announced a $6.5...