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Aug 23, 2016, 13:00 ET Imaging Specialist Wooptix Secures US$3.3 Million in Series-A Funding, Led By Bullnet Capital and Intel Capital

Wooptix, the first spin-off company from Universidad de La Laguna in Tenerife, Spain, has today announced a Series A funding of US$3.3 million. The...


Aug 23, 2016, 11:00 ET Six Batches - One Mission: Change the Face of Retail Forever

 Plug and Play announces another elite batch of Brand & Retail startups to join them on their path to retail disruption. These twenty...


Aug 23, 2016, 10:00 ET Centricient Secures $6.5 Million in Financing, Announces Messaging Solution for Enterprise Customer Service

 Centricient (http://centricient.com), the software company that is re-imagining customer service for a mobile world, announces the closing of...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:30 ET Immix Biopharma, Inc. accelerates financing efforts to extend its cancer therapeutic platform after receiving positive stability data for lead candidate

 Immix Biopharma, Inc. is pleased to announce the successful completion of six-month stability testing for its lead and foundational candidate,...


Aug 23, 2016, 08:00 ET Lemonade Announces Additional Funding by XL Innovate

Lemonade, set to be the world's first peer to peer insurance company, today announced that XL Innovate has made a significant investment in...


Aug 23, 2016, 06:28 ET Asenqua Ventures Seeking New Investment Opportunities for Fund IV

Asenqua Ventures, a venture capital firm in San Rafael, California, is pleased to announce that it is actively seeking new investment opportunities...


Aug 22, 2016, 16:38 ET DecisionPoint Systems Announces New Credit Facility With Union Bank And CapitalSource Business Financial Group

 DecisionPoint Systems, a leading provider and integrator of Enterprise Mobility and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, announced today that...


Aug 22, 2016, 15:27 ET Banyan Technology Raises $2 Million in Debt-Based Funding from River SaaS Capital

 River SaaS Capital, a newly formed private debt fund lending growth capital to SaaS companies, today announced that it has provided $2...


Aug 22, 2016, 09:15 ET Silver Chalice Ventures Announces Digital Media Rights, Technology And Investment Partnership With BAMTech

 Silver Chalice Ventures (SCV), one of the fastest-growing digital sports media companies in North America, today announced a digital media...


Aug 18, 2016, 10:54 ET American Family Care Founder Invests in Chronic Care Start-Up

 American Family Care announced today that its Founder and Chairman, D. Bruce Irwin, M.D., has made a significant investment in Pack Health, a...


Aug 18, 2016, 08:40 ET Commonwealth Capital Launches Updated Financial Architect® Programs Designed to Extend New Regulation Crowdfunding Limitations

CHICAGO, Aug. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/-- Commonwealth Capital LLC, a venture capital firm and pioneering provider of corporate finance advisory...


Aug 18, 2016, 08:00 ET Valeant Pharmaceuticals Receives Lender Consent For Credit Facility Amendment

 Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (NYSE/TSX: VRX) ("Valeant" or the "Company") today announced that it has obtained the requisite...


Aug 18, 2016, 07:00 ET VUV Analytics Closes Series B Financing

 VUV Analytics, Inc., the leader in vacuum ultraviolet (VUV) absorption spectroscopy, announced closing of a $6.5 million Series B equity...


Aug 18, 2016, 07:00 ET Influitive CEO Kicks Off BDC Capital Speaker Series

 Today Influitive, the advocate marketing experts, will host a public event at the company's Toronto headquarters featuring a keynote from...


Aug 16, 2016, 13:06 ET Leclanché adds four new major institutional investors as part of new capital raise

 Leclanché SA announced today the successful completion of the first round of its CHF 11.1 million capital raise thanks to the entry of...


Aug 16, 2016, 12:00 ET Women's Digital Health Startup Bloomlife Raises $4M in Seed Funding

 Bloomlife, digital health company focused on improving the health of moms and babies, announced the closing of $4 million seed funding round...


Aug 15, 2016, 16:46 ET eSUB Construction Software Named "COOL Company" by San Diego Venture Group

Every year, San Diego Venture Group honors the Fastest-Growing, Most Exciting Startups in San Diego by designating them "COOL Companies" and giving...


Aug 11, 2016, 12:19 ET BIGcontrols Joins Batch 18 of 500 Startups

 BIGcontrols is proud to join one of the world's most influential startup incubators – 500 Startups. As a member of Batch 18 in San...


Aug 11, 2016, 12:07 ET 95 Percent of Entrepreneurs Worldwide Finance Their Own Startups

 The global financial crisis has left a lingering mark on entrepre­­neurship across the globe, with 95 percent of entrepreneurs...


Aug 11, 2016, 07:30 ET Yroo Announces $11 Million in Funding

 Yroo, the world's most powerful search engine for smart shoppers, announced it has secured a total of $11 million in seed funding...


Aug 10, 2016, 20:51 ET Big Data Startup Innovaccer Closes 15.6 Million Series A Led by Westbridge Capital Partners

 Innovaccer, Silicon Valley based big data startup, today announced a 15.6 Million Series A led by Westbridge Capital Partners with...


Aug 10, 2016, 13:00 ET Varentec Closes Series C Funding Round with 3M Ventures, Bill Gates and Khosla Ventures To Enable Grid Edge Volt-VAR Control

 Varentec™, the leading provider of Grid Edge Volt VAR control solutions, announced the closing of its Series C funding round. This round...


Aug 10, 2016, 11:00 ET Call for Building Tech Innovators Provides Exclusive Opportunity for Startups

 Prospect Silicon Valley (ProspectSV) is looking for innovative energy startups for two exciting new projects that will shape the way we use...


Aug 09, 2016, 22:21 ET F³ Tech Business Accelerator Program at hotDesks

hotDesks, a network of coworking spaces on Maryland's Eastern Shore, has announced the F³ Tech Business Accelerator Program.  This...


Aug 09, 2016, 09:14 ET With its First Outside Funds to Invest, Vendini forms Board of Directors

 Today Vendini, the company that makes the business of live events simple with industry-leading software and services, announced that it has...