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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Aug 25, 2017, 10:32 ET MGT Capital Announces Further Purchases of Bitcoin Mining Rigs

MGT Capital Investments, Inc. (OTC: MGTI) announced today that it has entered a purchase order with Bitmain Technologies for in excess of 1,000 S9...


Aug 24, 2017, 15:58 ET PHP Agency Inc. Completes Expansion Financing Round

PHP Agency Inc. ("PHP"), one of the fastest growing financial marketing organizations in the US, announced today that the company has closed a...


Aug 24, 2017, 11:00 ET Virtual Reality Software Maker Nanome Introduces Matryx with Token Sale

Nanome Inc., creator of virtual reality software for scientific research and development, today introduces Matryx, an open source platform for...


Aug 24, 2017, 09:00 ET Ember Technologies Raises $13 Million in Series C Funding

Ember Technologies, the leader in consumer-facing temperature control technology and creator of the world's first temperature control mug, today...


Aug 24, 2017, 07:33 ET RAINMAKER SECURITIES THOUGHT LEADERSHIP SERIES: INVESTMENT IN PRE-IPO UNICORNS VIA THE SECONDARY MARKET

Traditionally, investors seeking exposure to corporate securities gain such exposure through investments in publicly traded companies, where...


Aug 23, 2017, 12:00 ET G2 Esports Raises Initial Growth Capital from Strategic Investors Across Sports, Financial, and Entertainment Sectors

G2 Esports, one of the world's fastest growing global esports teams, today announced a funding round with a diverse group of investors bringing a...


Aug 23, 2017, 10:00 ET ICEYE Raises $13M in Additional Financing to Develop SAR Microsatellite Constellation

ICEYE, the leader in synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) technology for microsatellites providing expanded access to reliable and timely earth...


Aug 23, 2017, 07:15 ET Macrophage Pharma Limited Extends Series A Round to Include New Investor Merck Ventures

Macrophage Pharma Limited ('MPL') the immuno-oncology research and development company focused on macrophage modulation in the tumour...


Aug 23, 2017, 07:00 ET Amgen Ventures Invests in GNS Healthcare to Advance Applications of its REFS™ Causal Machine Learning and Simulation AI Platforms

GNS Healthcare (GNS), a leading precision medicine company, today announced that it has raised an additional $6 million in equity from Amgen...


Aug 22, 2017, 10:00 ET UAE-Based Fintech Start-Up Secures $700K Investment to Advance Financial Services Access for Underserved Migrant Workers

NOW Money has secured an investment of $700,000 from two U.S.-based venture capital investors – Accion Venture Lab, the seed-stage investment...


Aug 22, 2017, 08:00 ET Ericsson Ventures Invests in Matterport

Immersive media technology company Matterport today announced that Ericsson Ventures has joined its growing list of strategic investors with a $5...


Aug 22, 2017, 06:00 ET StoryStream Raises Further Funding To Accelerate Unique AI Marketing Solution

StoryStream, the content acceleration experts, announced today that it has raised £1.2M additional funding, led by MMC Ventures, to advance its...


Aug 22, 2017, 03:01 ET Stride Health Secures $23.5 Million in Series B Funding

Stride Health, the leading benefits provider for independent workers, today announced a $23.5 million Series B financing round led by F-Prime...


Aug 21, 2017, 11:39 ET Ethereum Co-founder Joseph Lubin Speaks at 2017 CorpStarter Star Show

The CorpStarter North America Venture Contest presented the Fifth Annual CorpStarter Star Show at Microsoft's flagship store in Midtown New York...


Aug 17, 2017, 09:00 ET ZingBox Closes $22 Million Series B Funding Round Led by Dell Technologies Capital and Triventures

ZingBox, a leading Internet of Things (IoT) security solution provider, today announced that it has raised $22 million in a Series B funding round...


Aug 17, 2017, 09:00 ET InFaith Community Foundation And Veris Wealth Partners Advance Gender Lens Investing With Portfolio Addressing Root Causes Of Domestic Violence

InFaith Community Foundation, a national foundation with a mission to serve donors, spread joy and change lives, announced the launch of its new...


Aug 17, 2017, 06:00 ET Wine.com Raises $15M Growth Funding, Launches New Site and App

Wine.com, the nation's leading online wine retailer, has raised $15M from existing investors to capitalize on accelerating growth. The profitable...


Aug 16, 2017, 14:00 ET Nationwide commits more than $100M in the next generation of insurance and financial services

Self driving cars. Artificial intelligence. Smart homes. The future of insurance protection and financial planning will continue to change...


Aug 16, 2017, 08:00 ET Solar & Renewable Energy Pioneer Kingo Announces $8.0 Million Series B Financing Round

Kingo (http://www.kingoenergy.com), a leading technology company transforming the solar energy industry, announced today that it closed a $8.0...


Aug 15, 2017, 11:02 ET Revolutionary Learning Game Company Lightneer Lands Seed Funding at $5M

Lightneer, the Finnish learning game studio founded by Rovio (Angry Birds) alumns together with some of the world's top scientists from CERN,...