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22 May, 2017, 09:07 ET Vericred Closes $5.5 Million Series A Round Led by FCA Venture Partners

Vericred, a healthcare data services company, today announced the closing of a $5.5 million Series A funding round led by Nashville-based FCA...


22 May, 2017, 08:30 ET Organogenesis Closes on a $20 Million Facility from Eastward Capital Partners

Organogenesis Inc., a commercial leader in the field of regenerative medicine focusing on advanced wound care and surgical biologics, today closed...


22 May, 2017, 08:03 ET Telemedicine Innovator Lemonaid Health Raises $11 Million in Series A Funding

Lemonaid Health, the simplest and fastest platform for online healthcare, today announced $11 million in new funding to support continued...


22 May, 2017, 07:30 ET SkyX Announces $5m Investment From Kuang-Chi

- Leading Chinese technology group providing investment and support to SkyX to capture multi-billion dollar pipeline monitoring market - Drones...


22 May, 2017, 05:07 ET Zeno Ventures Backs Tizeti to Bring Unlimited Wifi to Africa

Venture capital firm, Zeno Ventures, has closed an investment in Tizeti Inc., a Menlo Park, CA and Lagos, Nigeria based startup that participated...


19 May, 2017, 08:35 ET 6 Reasons Private Equity Groups Are Investing In Homecare

Private Equity Groups (PEGs) have recently been making huge investments in home health and hospice providers, according to Bradley Smith, managing...


18 May, 2017, 13:36 ET University of Toronto's Creative Destruction Lab Announces Canadian Expansion

Today the Creative Destruction Lab (CDL) at the University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management announced a cross-country expansion including...


18 May, 2017, 11:13 ET Menlo Ventures Raises $450 Million Fourteenth Fund To Invest In Early Consumer, Enterprise, And Frontier Technologies

Menlo Ventures today announced the closing of Menlo Ventures XIV, a $450 million fund dedicated to investing primarily in early-stage consumer,...


18 May, 2017, 10:10 ET RM Global Partners Completes $30 Million First Closing of New Israel-Based Biopharma Fund

- The RMGP Biopharma Fund will invest in the FutuRx portfolio, an Israel-based incubator founded by industry leaders Johnson &...


18 May, 2017, 07:30 ET Brit + Co Raises $15 Million In Series C Funding

Digital media company Brit + Co today announced $15 million in new funding led by Verizon Ventures. This brings the company's total funding to $45...


17 May, 2017, 09:00 ET TealTech Capital Invests in the Mobile Medical Office Technology Platform for Rapid On-Site Healthcare Services Based on Point-of-Care Diagnostics and Telemedicine

TealTech Capital fund announced its first venture today for the TealNet Mobile Medical Office (MMO), a novel healthcare platform for rapid on-site...


17 May, 2017, 08:01 ET Honeywell Launches New Venture Investment Fund Focused On Early-Stage, High-Growth Companies

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced the launch of a new investment fund that will invest in early-stage, high-growth technology companies that...


17 May, 2017, 06:00 ET Riverstone Holdings and JOG Capital Lead C$305 Million Financing Round for Vesta Energy

Vesta Energy Corp. ("Vesta" or the "Company") today announced it has entered into definitive agreements with respect to a C$295 million equity...


17 May, 2017, 03:19 ET Sandvik Materials Technology Intends to Divest the Welding and Stainless Wire Businesses

In order to further consolidate the product portfolio and improve its long term performance, Sandvik Materials Technology intends to divest parts...


16 May, 2017, 13:08 ET Plug and Play Insurtech signs its 45th Corporate Partner

Plug and Play Insurtech has grown to 45 corporate partners and has split into three verticals: General Insurtech, Property & Casualty...


16 May, 2017, 11:15 ET Nexla Launches at TechCrunch Disrupt NY Startup Battlefield and Raises $3.5 Million to Automate Data Operations

Nexla, a next generation data operations platform, today has launched a public beta for its product that manages secure inter-company data...


16 May, 2017, 09:00 ET Torrey Pines Investment Establishes a $60 Million TealTech Fund to Support Point-of-Care Medicine

Torrey Pines Investment announced today the creation of a $60 million fund to finance innovative start-ups in the areas of point-of-care...


16 May, 2017, 08:59 ET GrandCanals Launches Fulfillment Intelligence Cloud 3.0 and Closes $4.8M in Series A Funding to Fuel Corporate Growth

GrandCanals, the market leader in analytics-driven fulfillment, has closed a $4.8 million Series A financing round led by Cloud Apps Capital...


16 May, 2017, 08:40 ET QuickLiquidity Funds $6.9 Million of Capital for Tenants-in-Common Roll Up

QuickLiquidity, a leading private equity investment firm providing equity recapitalizations and subordinated debt on commercial real estate, has...


16 May, 2017, 08:40 ET Eyewear Startup Lensabl Secures New Funding Led by Amplify.LA and Luma Launch

Lensabl, the online lens replacement startup, announced today that it has secured new funding. While terms of the deal were not disclosed, the...