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 16, 2016, 13:06 ET Leclanché adds four new major institutional investors as part of new capital raise

 Leclanché SA announced today the successful completion of the first round of its CHF 11.1 million capital raise thanks to the entry of...


Aug 16, 2016, 12:00 ET Women's Digital Health Startup Bloomlife Raises $4M in Seed Funding

 Bloomlife, digital health company focused on improving the health of moms and babies, announced the closing of $4 million seed funding round...


Aug 15, 2016, 16:46 ET eSUB Construction Software Named "COOL Company" by San Diego Venture Group

Every year, San Diego Venture Group honors the Fastest-Growing, Most Exciting Startups in San Diego by designating them "COOL Companies" and giving...


Aug 11, 2016, 12:19 ET BIGcontrols Joins Batch 18 of 500 Startups

 BIGcontrols is proud to join one of the world's most influential startup incubators – 500 Startups. As a member of Batch 18 in San...


Aug 11, 2016, 12:07 ET 95 Percent of Entrepreneurs Worldwide Finance Their Own Startups

 The global financial crisis has left a lingering mark on entrepre­­neurship across the globe, with 95 percent of entrepreneurs...


Aug 11, 2016, 07:30 ET Yroo Announces $11 Million in Funding

 Yroo, the world's most powerful search engine for smart shoppers, announced it has secured a total of $11 million in seed funding...


Aug 10, 2016, 20:51 ET Big Data Startup Innovaccer Closes 15.6 Million Series A Led by Westbridge Capital Partners

 Innovaccer, Silicon Valley based big data startup, today announced a 15.6 Million Series A led by Westbridge Capital Partners with...


Aug 10, 2016, 13:00 ET Varentec Closes Series C Funding Round with 3M Ventures, Bill Gates and Khosla Ventures To Enable Grid Edge Volt-VAR Control

 Varentec™, the leading provider of Grid Edge Volt VAR control solutions, announced the closing of its Series C funding round. This round...


Aug 10, 2016, 11:00 ET Call for Building Tech Innovators Provides Exclusive Opportunity for Startups

 Prospect Silicon Valley (ProspectSV) is looking for innovative energy startups for two exciting new projects that will shape the way we use...


Aug 09, 2016, 22:21 ET F³ Tech Business Accelerator Program at hotDesks

hotDesks, a network of coworking spaces on Maryland's Eastern Shore, has announced the F³ Tech Business Accelerator Program.  This...


Aug 09, 2016, 09:14 ET With its First Outside Funds to Invest, Vendini forms Board of Directors

 Today Vendini, the company that makes the business of live events simple with industry-leading software and services, announced that it has...


Aug 08, 2016, 17:21 ET CSI Compressco LP Announces Closing Of $50 Million Private Placement Of Series A Convertible Preferred Units

CSI Compressco LP (NASDAQ: CCLP) ("CSI Compressco" or the "Partnership") today announced that it has closed a private placement (the "Private...


Aug 08, 2016, 07:30 ET Cleave Biosciences Raises $37 Million Series B Financing

 Cleave Biosciences today announced the completion of a $37 million Series B financing. The financing included the participation of new...


Aug 08, 2016, 06:00 ET HONOR™ Raises $42 Million in Series B Funding Round

 Honor™ (www.JoinHonor.com), one of the fastest growing companies offering high-quality home care for older adults, announced today it...


Aug 05, 2016, 07:30 ET TheWaveVR Closes $2.5 Million Seed Round to Change the Way People Experience Music with Virtual Reality

 Virtual Reality (VR) music platform company, TheWaveVR, today announced that is has closed a $2.5 million seed round of funding to build the...


Aug 04, 2016, 09:00 ET Kentik Technologies Closes $23 Million Series B Funding Round

 Kentik Technologies, the network traffic intelligence company, today announced that it has raised $23 million in a Series B funding round led...


Aug 03, 2016, 09:00 ET Spot.IM Closes $13 Million Series A Funding Round To Empower Digital Publishers’ Social Communities

Spot.IM, a disruptive social engagement platform working with over 25 percent of the U.S. digital publishing industry, announced today it has...


Aug 03, 2016, 08:00 ET Ornim Raises $20 Million in Latest Equity Financing Round

Ornim Inc. ("Ornim" or "the Company"), an emerging, commercial-stage medical technology company specializing in clinical research, development,...


Aug 03, 2016, 07:00 ET SiteZeus Secures $1.5M in Additional Funding Led by Technology Veteran

SiteZeus™, the leader in location intelligence technology for emerging and established brands, brokers and developers, today announced it has...


Aug 02, 2016, 10:59 ET Serial Kickstarter Launches a Prestigious Deck of Cards That's Sure to Get Some Attention From Card Collectors.

 Crate Style announced today that it is raising funds via Kickstarter to bring their latest passion project to life. The company set out to...


Aug 02, 2016, 10:35 ET Teads Raises $47 Million In Debt Financing

 Teads, the inventor of outstream video advertising and the world's number one video advertising marketplace*, today announced that it has...


Aug 02, 2016, 08:00 ET Food Marketplace Delivers Farms & Foodmakers within a day!

 New Los Angeles Startup Milk and Eggs has launched its fundraising initiative through KickStarter to deploy nationally allowing access to...


Aug 02, 2016, 08:00 ET Espresa Launches First Enterprise Platform for Improving Work-Life Balance with $2M in Seed Funding

 Espresa today launched the first platform that allows companies of any size to provide workplace services for employees. Employers use Espresa...


Aug 02, 2016, 08:00 ET Diablo Technologies Secures $37 Million in Oversubscribed Series C Funding

Diablo Technologies today announced that it has secured $37 million across two phases of an oversubscribed round of Series C financing. New...


Aug 02, 2016, 07:00 ET CyberX Raises $9 Million to Protect the Industrial Internet

CyberX, the leading provider of cybersecurity solutions for the Industrial IoT, announced today the completion of a $9M USD funding round. The...