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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Apr 14, 2016, 13:00 ET FitPod, a New Innovative Water Bottle Featured On Kickstarter

 FitPod is a revolutionary new way to take your hydration to the next level. Using the Shark Tank backed Clean Bottle technology, along with an...


Apr 14, 2016, 11:50 ET Organogenesis Secures $30 Million in Financing to Fund Aggressive Expansion of Commercial Operations and Product Portfolio

 Organogenesis Inc. – a global leader in advanced wound care innovation and technologies – has raised approximately $30 million in...


Apr 14, 2016, 10:39 ET TargEDys développe des solutions novatrices pour la régulation de l'appétit, basées sur le microbiome, et annonce une levée de fonds internationale de 5,8 M€ pour en démontrer l'efficacité clinique.

Cette opération d'investissement, qui associe Seventure Partners, NCI et Pontifax, va permettre à TargEDys d'entrer dans une phase...


Apr 14, 2016, 10:34 ET TargEDys Develops New Microbiome-based Solutions for Appetite Regulation and Announces a €5.8M International Round of Financing to Demonstrate Product Clinical Efficacy

This investment transaction, led jointly by Seventure Partners, NCI and Pontifax, will allow TargEDys to launch human clinical studies, with its...


Apr 14, 2016, 09:00 ET Flipp and General Atlantic Announce Strategic Partnership

 Flipp Corporation, a mobile consumer marketplace, and General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm, announced today that General...


Apr 14, 2016, 08:30 ET Energy Services Group Announces Strategic Investment from Accel-KKR

 Energy Services Group, LLC (ESG), the retail energy industry's leading provider of transaction management (EDI), billing and CIS, and...


Apr 14, 2016, 07:00 ET XpertDox wins $40,000 at Alabama Launchpad

 Alabama Launchpad promotes high-growth and innovative startups from across Alabama. The program is for new and innovative ventures in the seed...


Apr 13, 2016, 12:00 ET Poshmark, the Largest Community Marketplace for Fashion, Announces Additional $25 Million in Funding Led by GGV Capital

 Today, Poshmark, the largest community marketplace for fashion where anyone can buy, sell and share their personal style, announced $25...


Apr 13, 2016, 11:51 ET U.S. Venture Capital Pullback Continues In Q1'16: KPMG Report

Investment into venture capital (VC)-backed companies in the United States has slowed in back-to-back quarters, according to Venture Pulse, the...


Apr 13, 2016, 10:08 ET Cloud9 gibt Abschluss der Investition von J.P. Morgan, ICAP und Barclays bekannt

J.P. Morgan, ICAP und Barclays führen das Konsortium bei der Investition in die Cloud9 Voice-Trading-Kommunikationsplattform an...


Apr 13, 2016, 10:00 ET Cloud9 annonce la clôture de l'investissement de J.P. Morgan, ICAP, et Barclays

J.P. Morgan, ICAP, et Barclays à la tête d'un consortium d'investissement dans la plateforme de communications vocales de...


Apr 13, 2016, 08:10 ET Cloud9 kondigt aan realisatie van de investering door JP Morgan, ICAP en Barclays

JP Morgan, ICAP en Barclays leiden de consortium investering in Cloud9 Voice Trading Communication Platform Cloud9 Technologies LLC, een...


Apr 13, 2016, 07:30 ET GREE Launches Investment Fund to Help Early-Stage Virtual Reality Companies Accelerate Growth

The virtual reality market is expected to hit $80B by 2025*, indicating that the industry today is in a ripe position for investment and growth....


Apr 13, 2016, 07:00 ET Venture Capital Pullback Deepens in Q1 2016: KPMG and CB Insights

Unicorn births and US$100 million+ financings slump as deal activity declines across all markets; Asia funding and deals hit hard KPMG and CB...


Apr 12, 2016, 11:33 ET Cloud9 Announces Closing of Investment by J.P. Morgan, ICAP, and Barclays

 Cloud9 Technologies LLC, a cloud-based voice trading communication provider for financial firms and institutional traders, announced today the...


Apr 12, 2016, 10:00 ET GGV Capital Closes $1.2 Billion in New Funds for Global Investment

GGV Capital (www.ggvc.com), a leading venture capital firm focused on the U.S. and China, today announced the close of its new funds totaling $1.2...


Apr 12, 2016, 08:30 ET BlazeNow.com announces 506c Offering at $30,000,000 Valuation!

LAS VEGAS, April 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - MediaTechnics Corporation (OTC:PK MEDT) subsidiary, Evergreen Systems Incorporated (ESI), announced...


Apr 12, 2016, 08:00 ET EIT Digital Delivers on €1 Billion Investment to Drive Europe's Digital Transformation and Announces Additional €1 Billion Investment

Willem Jonker, CEO EIT Digital, today announced the results of the organisation's €1 billion investment in digital innovation and...


Apr 12, 2016, 05:47 ET Holaverse Completes $70 Million Funding Round Led by ADDOR Capital

Mobile app developer Holaverse recently completed a new round of fundraising, bringing in $70 million to expand and strengthen its team, product...


Apr 11, 2016, 10:44 ET Rent The Runway Foundation And UBS Announce Winners Of Project Entrepreneur Venture Competition

 Rent the Runway Foundation and UBS today announced the winners of the Project Entrepreneur venture competition. The three companies were among...