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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Oct 31, 2016, 04:22 ET Kuang-Chi GCI Fund to Invest $250m in Global Startups

Kuang-Chi Group has launched its second Global Community of Innovation (GCI) fund, which will invest up to $250 million in companies developing...


Oct 27, 2016, 15:39 ET VIA Folio Now Supports Private Investing in Cannabis-Related Businesses

Investors and some cannabis-related businesses can now turn to VIA Folio for one-stop, capital raising and innovative brokerage solutions. VIA...


Oct 27, 2016, 14:08 ET SharesPost Names Kelly Rodriques To Board Of Directors

SharesPost, Inc., the leading liquidity provider to the late-stage, venture-backed asset class, today announced that Kelly Rodriques, who has...


Oct 27, 2016, 10:00 ET NEA Promotes Makhzoumi And Puttagunta To General Partner; Chang Named Chairman And Head, Asia

New Enterprise Associates, Inc. (NEA) today announced that two members of its investing team have been promoted to General Partner: Mohamad...


Oct 27, 2016, 09:08 ET StreamLink Software Adds $2.6M from JumpStart Inc. and Silicon Valley Bank To $10M Round

StreamLink Software has added two new firms to its growing list of financial backers, receiving a $500,000 investment from Cleveland-based venture...


Oct 27, 2016, 06:00 ET Safeguard Scientifics Announces Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Safeguard Scientifics, Inc. (NYSE: SFE) today announced financial results for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2016, as well as...


Oct 26, 2016, 18:01 ET BONESUPPORT™ Raises $37 Million (SEK 327 million) to Drive Product Sales and Deliver Further Value From CERAMENT™ Injectable Drug Eluting Bioceramic Platform

-Dr. Håkan Björklund of Tellacq AB, former CEO of Nycomed, becomes Chairman-Elect - CERAMENT BVF, CERAMENT G AND CERAMENT V continue to...


Oct 26, 2016, 16:00 ET Octagon Capital Group Announces Completion of Equity Raise for Castle Creek Pharmaceuticals

Octagon Capital Group, LLC, a boutique investment bank specializing in M&A and financings for leading growth companies, announced that Castle...


Oct 26, 2016, 13:05 ET PERKBOX, UK'S Leading Employee Perks & Benefits Provider Secures £2.5M Backing From DRAPER ESPRIT

Digital employee engagement firm Perkbox has today secured £2.5m backing from VC Draper Esprit who invested on the same terms as other early-stage...


Oct 26, 2016, 13:00 ET Pilot Freight Services Teams with ATL Partners and British Columbia Investment Management Corporation to Fund Investments in New Services and Technologies to Propel Growth

Pilot Freight Services announced today that it has secured a controlling investment from ATL Partners ("ATL"), a leading aerospace, transportation,...


Oct 26, 2016, 11:00 ET Five Pet Care Startups Selected as Pet Care Innovation Prize Finalists

A gaming, learning and social platform for dogs and pet owners. A smart bowl that helps ensure pets get the nutrition they need. Fitness programs...


Oct 26, 2016, 09:00 ET Super League Gaming Clinches $5 Million Series C Investment from aXiomatic and Toba Capital, Total Funding to Date of $20 Million

Super League Gaming, the Santa Monica-based company that gives gamers the opportunity to enjoy the games they love on big screens in movie theaters...


Oct 26, 2016, 08:27 ET TempoQuest Closes Series A Funding

TempoQuest, Inc. announced today that the company has completed a $1.0 million Series A funding round. The investors in this initial round include...


Oct 26, 2016, 08:00 ET Brickwork Raises $5M Series A Financing To Enhance Omnichannel Retail Marketing Platform

Brickwork (www.brickworksoftware.com), the first software platform to bridge the experience gap between e-commerce and brick and mortar retail,...


Oct 25, 2016, 11:00 ET Startup Weekend Oakland: Latinx Tech Edition Invites Young Entrepreneurs to Ideate Solutions to Uplift Latinx Communities

This weekend, the Kapor Center for Social Impact and Kapor Capital hosted Startup Weekend Oakland: Latinx Tech Edition. Startup Weekend, a...


Oct 25, 2016, 09:30 ET Lincoln International represents Cumming Group, Inc., which has received a significant investment from Tailwind Capital

Lincoln International ("Lincoln"), a leading global mid-market investment bank, has announced that Cumming Group, Inc. ("Cumming" or the...


Oct 25, 2016, 09:00 ET Dataiku Secures $14 Million Series A to Deploy Data Science at Scale in the Enterprise

Dataiku Inc., an emerging market leader in end-to-end advanced analytics and collaborative data science, today announced a $14 million Series A...


Oct 25, 2016, 07:00 ET Pasta Chips Accepts Investment from Advantage Capital Agribusiness Partners

Pasta Chips proudly announces a new investment from Advantage Capital Agribusiness Partners, LP (ACAP), along with Silas Capital and Emil Capital...


Oct 24, 2016, 17:17 ET New Program For Venture Cap Investors in Ontario to Benefit Ventures in University of Toronto's Creative Destruction Lab

For the first time in Canada, start-up ventures will be permitted to raise funding from venture cap investors through a two-year program authorized...


Oct 24, 2016, 11:30 ET UK'S Leading Employee Perks & Benefits Scheme Announces an Equity Round on Seedrs

- The campaign went public this morning and has already exceeded its £1.5m funding target - Innovative tech startup Perkbox launches crowdfunding...