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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Jun 23, 2016, 07:30 ET New Imperative for Post-Purchase Experiences Fuels Narvar's Exponential Growth and $22M Series B

 Narvar, the premium post-purchase experience platform, today announced a $22 million Series B financing round led by Battery Ventures and...


Jun 22, 2016, 13:00 ET Organic Beverage Aloe Gloe Receives Investment From The Coca-Cola Company

L.A. Aloe LLC, makers of a fast-growing line of certified organic aloe water beverages called Aloe Gloe, today announced an investment from the...


Jun 22, 2016, 10:00 ET Pearl Capital Secures $20M In Funding From Arena Investors, LP

Pearl Capital Business Funding, LLC, a leading provider of direct financing to small and midsize businesses, today announced that it has closed on...


Jun 21, 2016, 17:01 ET Pixar, ILM and Disney Veterans Launch Virtual Reality Entertainment Company CryWorks

 Veteran VFX/CGI leaders Euan Macdonald, Hans Uhlig and Kymber Lim have co-founded CryWorks, a new immersive entertainment company aimed at...


Jun 21, 2016, 12:00 ET UpWest Backed Airobotics Announces $28.5M in Funding from US Tech Investors

UpWest Labs, the leading Silicon Valley early stage fund investing in Israeli entrepreneurs, announced today, the...


Jun 21, 2016, 11:23 ET Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition Will Lead the New Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute

Savigent Software (www.savigent.com) announced today that as a member of the Smart Manufacturing Leadership Coalition (SMLC), the company has been...


Jun 21, 2016, 09:31 ET ETA FinTech Event Series Hits Atlanta

 The Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), the global trade association representing the payments technology industry, will host Atlanta's...


Jun 21, 2016, 09:00 ET Tired of Being Tired? Take Control of Your Sleep With Sleepman

Have Your Best Night's Sleep Every Night, Fight Insomnia and Daytime Drowsiness and Never Doze-off While Driving Avantechs Inc. today announces...


Jun 21, 2016, 08:30 ET Insight Venture Partners Expands Capital Markets Team

 Insight Venture Partners, a leading global private equity and venture capital firm, today announced that Kevin Hurth has joined the firm in...


Jun 21, 2016, 06:00 ET Gong.io Raises $6M in Series A to Pioneer Sales Conversation Intelligence Software

Gong.io, a SaaS company pioneering the B2B Sales Conversation Intelligence field, today emerged from stealth mode and announced $6 million in...


Jun 20, 2016, 12:46 ET Rocketrip Raises $9M Series B Led by Bessemer Venture Partners

 Rocketrip, the leading platform for reducing corporate travel costs, announced that the company has raised $9 million in...


Jun 20, 2016, 11:00 ET Florida Institute Funds Admiral to Avert Adblock Armageddon

The Florida Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research (the Institute) announced today that it has finalized a funding agreement with...


Jun 20, 2016, 09:00 ET Layer Gets Funding from Social Discovery Ventures

Layer, the company delivering open layer architecture for Internet communications, has received investment from Social Discovery Ventures (SDV)....


Jun 20, 2016, 09:00 ET Kellogg Company Establishes Venture Capital Fund To Support Growth

Kellogg Company announced today it is establishing eighteen94 capital (1894) to make minority investments in companies pursuing next-generation...


Jun 20, 2016, 07:00 ET SI-BONE, Inc. Closes $20 Million Round of Growth Financing Led by Arboretum Ventures

 SI-BONE, Inc., a medical device company that pioneered the use of the iFuse Implant System®, a triangular-shaped minimally invasive...


Jun 20, 2016, 04:00 ET Unomaly Announces 4.6MEUR in Series-A Funding Led by EQT Ventures

Unomaly, the company that is changing the way businesses monitor, detect and investigates IT incidents, has raised 4.6 million euro in Series A...


Jun 16, 2016, 15:31 ET ShipBob Closes Series A To Provide The Power of Amazon Logistics to Small Businesses Everywhere

ShipBob announced today that it has closed $4 million in a Series A round of funding to empower more businesses around the world with better,...


Jun 16, 2016, 12:00 ET SecureSet Launches Nation's First Commercial Cybersecurity Accelerator

 SecureSet, the nation's first cybersecurity academy, today launched its start-up accelerator. SecureSet is the only cybersecurity accelerator...


Jun 16, 2016, 11:00 ET Plug and Play Insurance Opens its Call for Startup Applications

 Plug and Play's Insurance Platform announces a call for applications from startups for its accelerator program, giving them the chance to...


Jun 16, 2016, 10:00 ET Arkin Holdings and Phoenix Group Announce a Strategic Collaboration That Will Invest Approximately $60 Million in Pharma and Biotech Companies

Phoenix Group (TASE: PHOE), one of Israel's largest Insurance and Finance Companies, and Arkin Holdings, an investment entity specializing in the...


Jun 16, 2016, 06:00 ET Fornova Experiences Accelerated Growth in the First Half of 2016 with its Supernova Product Now Serving More than 15,000 Hotels in 40 Markets

 Fornova's growth exploded in the first months of 2016, as its technology reached more than 15,000 hotels in 40 cities. Demand was strong for...


Jun 15, 2016, 16:41 ET The Cat's Ask Development Timeline Accelerated After Accepting Angel Investment

 Catchwise Inc., the privately-held company that developed The Cat's Ask environmentally friendly litter box, has accepted an infusion of...


Jun 15, 2016, 15:36 ET Smuggle Portland Invites Oregonians To Own A Piece Of The Cannabis Industry

 Oregonians can now easily invest in the legal cannabis movement. Smuggle Portland (www.invest-smuggleportland.com) is raising $250,000 to...


Jun 14, 2016, 10:11 ET Meet Pacific Rink Gear Supply Company, New Premium Hockey Bags and Lifestyle Apparel Brand

New hockey lifestyle brand Pacific Rink Gear Supply Company brings a one-of-a-kind approach to hockey bags, apparel and accessories by focusing on...


Jun 14, 2016, 10:00 ET A. O. Smith, The Water Council to sponsor BREW Corporate technology challenge

 A. O. Smith Corporation and The Water Council are partnering to identify and support entrepreneurs and start-ups developing innovative...