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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Jul 13, 2017, 08:45 ET Entrupy Secures $2.6 Million Series A Funding for AI-driven Luxury Product Authentication Technology

Today, Entrupy, a hardware-enabled SaaS company with artificial intelligence-based technology for authenticating high-end luxury goods,...


Jul 13, 2017, 07:00 ET Q2'17 U.S. Venture Capital Investment Rises To Second Highest Total In 10 Years: KPMG Report

Venture capital (VC) investment rose substantially with $21.8B invested contributing significantly to the global resurgence, according to Venture...


Jul 13, 2017, 03:30 ET Geek+ Receives $60 Million Series B Investment Led by Warburg Pincus

Geek+ (www.geekplus.com.cn), a leading robot company in China, today announced it has received US$60 million in Series B financing. This new round...


Jul 13, 2017, 03:16 ET Scania Growth Capital Invests in Digital Road Freight Forwarder

Scania Growth Capital, Scania's corporate venture capital fund, announces its second investment, in sennder, a Berlin-based digital...


Jul 12, 2017, 16:15 ET Horizon Technology Finance Provides Investment Portfolio Update for Second Quarter 2017

Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (NASDAQ: HRZN) ("Horizon"), a leading specialty finance company that provides capital in the form of secured...


Jul 12, 2017, 13:25 ET Actinobac Biomed, Inc., Receives Investment To Advance Promising Treatment for Blood Cancers

Actinobac Biomed Inc., started with an investment from Foundation Venture Capital Group (FVCG), Inc., an affiliate of New Jersey Health Foundation...


Jul 12, 2017, 13:10 ET Applitools Raises $8 Million Round Led by Sierra Ventures to Expand Its AI-Based SaaS Visual Application Testing and Monitoring Solution

Applitools, the leader in AI-based Automated Visual Testing and Monitoring for mobile, web, and native apps, today announced it has raised an $8...


Jul 12, 2017, 09:15 ET Integrated Ventures signs Letter Of Intent to acquire AgroPharma Laboratories & executes NDA to explore entering Medicinal Cannabis Sector

Integrated Ventures, Inc. (OTCQB: EMSF) is pleased to announce the signing of an LOI to acquire assets of AgroPharma Laboratories ("APL"), a...


Jul 12, 2017, 09:00 ET Esquify, the Startup Bringing Legal Technology into the Future, Secures Venture Capital Funding

Esquify, the breakthrough legal technology for human document review, has secured a $710,000 seed round of funding to aggressively accelerate...


Jul 12, 2017, 08:00 ET Transfix Raises $42 Million Series C Led by NEA

Transfix, the logistics intelligence software and truckload marketplace enabling efficient commerce, today announced that they have closed a $42...


Jul 12, 2017, 07:30 ET E-Scape Bio Series A Extension Brings Total Round to $63 Million to Fund Neurodegenerative Disease Pipeline

E-Scape Bio, a biopharmaceutical company developing therapies to treat neurodegenerative diseases, today announced it has closed an extension of...


Jul 12, 2017, 07:00 ET Bessemer Venture Partners Promotes Andrew Hedin to Vice President

Bessemer Venture Partners (BVP), a $4 billion global venture capital firm investing in consumer, enterprise, and healthcare technology companies,...


Jul 12, 2017, 06:05 ET Gong.io Raises $20 Million in Series A1 Funding to Transform Sales Conversations

Gong.io, the leading SaaS company in the fast-growing category of Conversation Intelligence for sales teams, today announced a $20 Million Series...


Jul 11, 2017, 19:16 ET Toyota Research Institute llevará la tecnología disruptiva más rápidamente al mercado mediante Toyota AI Ventures

El Toyota Research Institute(Instituto de Investigación de Toyota, o TRI por sus siglas en inglés) realizará una inversión inicial de $100 millones...


Jul 11, 2017, 17:10 ET Horizon Technology Finance Provides Venture Loan Facility to HealthEdge

Horizon Technology Finance Corporation (NASDAQ: HRZN) ("Horizon") ("Company"), a leading specialty finance company that provides capital in the...


Jul 11, 2017, 14:06 ET SiteTraker Raises $11 Million in Series A Funding Led by NEA

SiteTraker, the first complete program and asset management platform designed to modernize end-to-end infrastructure and capital project execution,...


Jul 11, 2017, 12:00 ET Equinox Fitness Clubs Receives Investment from L Catterton

Equinox, the high performance lifestyle leader, today announced a significant minority investment from L Catterton, the largest and most global...


Jul 11, 2017, 11:30 ET Toyota Research Institute To Bring Disruptive Tech To Market Faster With Toyota AI Ventures

Toyota Research Institute (TRI) is investing an initial $100 million to launch Toyota AI Ventures, a new corporate venture capital subsidiary...


Jul 11, 2017, 09:00 ET Former MGM Resorts Executive Chris Nordling Joins Vision Venture Partners As Chief Operating Officer

Vision Venture Partners (VVP), a private equity firm whose founders combine decades of business success and value creation from the high tech,...


Jul 11, 2017, 00:01 ET Venture Activity Holds Steady with Over $21.78 Billion Invested in Close to 2,000 Companies in Second Quarter

Investors deployed $21.78 billion to 1,958 venture-backed companies during the second quarter, marking a significant uptick from the first quarter...