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 19, 2016, 10:00 ET Bloomberg Funds Bloomberg Beta for Second $75 Million Fund

 Bloomberg L.P. today announced the close of a second $75 million fund with venture capital firm Bloomberg Beta. Bloomberg Beta focuses on the...


Jul 18, 2016, 12:00 ET Mark Cuban Invests in BetaZi LLC

BetaZi has opened the door to its first external investor with the recent initial tranche of funding from businessman and entrepreneur Mark Cuban,...


Jul 18, 2016, 08:30 ET CrowdfundX CEO Darren Marble Joins Crowdfunding Professional Association Board Of Directors

 Digital marketing agency CrowdfundX today announced that its CEO Darren Marble has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Crowdfunding...


Jul 15, 2016, 14:41 ET Presidente da Associação Brasileira de Private Equity e Venture Capital (ABVCAP) prevê crescimento da indústria de PEVC

 Fernando Borges, presidente da ABVCAP - Associação Brasileira de Private Equity & Venture Capital, afirma que apesar do Brasil...


Jul 15, 2016, 10:39 ET Domestic Chinese Capital Makes Inroads into Silicon Valley

Since 2014, the global focus has been on domestic capital output. As opposed to the past when Chinese buyers bought whatever real estate they...


Jul 15, 2016, 04:00 ET Launchpad Digital Health Backs 9 Companies

Launchpad Digital Health, the leading next generation of seed funds + accelerator for digital health, announced today it has led seed funding...


Jul 13, 2016, 19:07 ET AI startup Findo.io raises another $4 million and introduces Predictive Insights

 Findo.io, an AI smart search assistant, has raised another $3 million Series Seed 2 investment from Flint Capital, a VC firm that invests in...


Jul 13, 2016, 11:43 ET Siluria Announces Successful Close of Latest Financing Round

 Siluria Technologies (www.siluria.com), a leading innovator of process technologies for the energy and petrochemical industries, today...


Jul 13, 2016, 09:13 ET BankerBay Closes Latest Investment Round to Fund Continued Global Expansion

BankerBay, the leading investment banking platform for M&A and Private Equity deals around the world, announced today the closing of a...


Jul 13, 2016, 09:01 ET Caremerge Raises $14 Million in Second Institutional Round Led By Insight Venture Partners As Value Based Care Takes Shape In Post-Acute Care

 Caremerge, the revolutionary industry pioneer paving the way for care coordination and communication solutions to bridge care gaps across the...


Jul 13, 2016, 07:00 ET PostBeyond Raises $4M to Accelerate Global Expansion of its Employee Advocacy Solution

Company now building on triple digit sales growth worldwide TORONTO, July 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - PostBeyond, a leading employee advocacy...


Jul 13, 2016, 07:00 ET Global VC ecosystem players to talk shop at BDC Capital's "Premium Fests at Startupfest"

Speakers include Shopify CEO Tobias Lütke and other leading founders, accelerators and investors MONTREAL, July 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/...


Jul 13, 2016, 05:00 ET Think Silicon's Heterogeneous NEMA GPU-WEAR Project has Been Granted € 1.34 M ($1.56) From EU's Horizon 2020 SME Instrument Program

NEMA GPU-WEAR is a novel platform to develop and implement ultra-low power, heterogeneous, multicore Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) technology,...


Jul 12, 2016, 16:09 ET Coller Capital apresenta pesquisa no Congresso ABVCAP 2016

Frank Morgan, Presidente da Coller Capital, apresentou durante o Congresso ABVCAP 2016 a pesquisa Global Private Equity Barometer. Elaborada pela...


Jul 11, 2016, 09:00 ET Advanced Microgrid Solutions Closes Transaction with Macquarie Capital to Provide Capital for $200 Million of Cutting Edge Energy Storage Projects

Advanced Microgrid Solutions ("AMS"), a pioneer in the energy storage services market, today announced the completion of a transaction with...


Jul 11, 2016, 08:37 ET drupe Mobile Raises $3M, With Sweet Investment From the Founders of Candy Crush

drupe, An App That Is Re-inventing The Way People Communicate On Their Smart Phones, Closes a $3M Funding Round, While Doubling Its Active User...


Jul 11, 2016, 08:35 ET MetricStream CEO Shellye Archambeau to Join Fortune 500 Leaders, Entrepreneurs, and Venture Capitalists at the Fortune Brainstorm TECH 2016 Conference in Aspen

 MetricStream, the market leader in Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Apps, has announced today that MetricStream CEO Shellye Archambeau...


Jul 11, 2016, 08:00 ET New Commercial-Grade Milk and Sugar Dispenser Provides 3 Varieties of Milk, 3 Varieties of Sweeteners with Touch of a Button

Inventions Oasis is seeking a joint venture partner to help bring to market a new patent-pending product – the Sav–A-Lot™ –...


Jul 08, 2016, 07:30 ET Sienna Ventures Launches New $100 Million Venture Fund

 Alan Armstrong, Managing Director of Sienna Ventures, is pleased to announce that the company has just launched a new $100 million venture...


Jul 07, 2016, 14:01 ET MURAL Raises $1.35M in Seed Funding, Lands Deal with IBM Upon Completion of IDEO Startup in Residence Program

 Remote design and collaboration software MURAL today announced its raise of $1.35 million in seed funding from investors including Alta...


Jul 07, 2016, 10:46 ET New Personalized Health Company Utilizes Both Kickstarter and Indiegogo Crowdfunding Platforms for Shae™: Fully Funded in Under 24 hours

 Personalized Health Company ph360 today announced full funding status within 24 hours of launching their new virtual health assistant...


Jul 07, 2016, 10:00 ET Crimson Ventures Takes Minority Position in E-Learning Company Thrivist

 Crimson Ventures announces its investment of a minority position in Thrivist, LLC.  Thrivist, based in Franklin, Tenn., offers its...


Jul 07, 2016, 07:30 ET Paying Loans Sucks - FinTech Startup EarnUp Lands $3 Million To Intelligently Automate Payments

 EarnUp, a consumer-first fintech platform that intelligently automates loan payments, announced its launch today with $3 million in seed...


Jul 06, 2016, 04:00 ET UK-based mpb.com Raises £2.1m Series A Funding to Launch in New York

MPB, a UK-based marketplace for photographers and videographers to trade equipment, raised £2.1m in Series A funding to expand their platform...


Jul 05, 2016, 08:00 ET HourlyNerd Closes $22M in Series C Funding to Redefine How Talent Finds Opportunity

 HourlyNerd, the leading technology platform for business expertise, announced today that it has closed on a $22M Series C funding round, led...