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08:00 ET Lightform raises $5 million to make projected augmented reality mainstream

Lightform Inc., an augmented reality hardware company, is announcing a $5 million round of funding led by Lux Capital. Other participants in the...


06:00 ET Buildup Raises $7M Series A, Led by TLV Partners, to Bring Mobile Collaboration and Real-Time Task Management to Construction Sites

Buildup, a mobile collaboration and task management platform for construction jobsites, announced today it has raised $7 million in Series A...


Nov 21, 2017, 08:00 ET AI Start-Up Coneuron Announces Today a $4M Pre-Seed Investment by the Founder and CEO Idan Plotnik

Idan Plotnik, Ex-Founder and CEO at Aorato (acquired by Microsoft in 2014), founds and invests $4M pre-seed in a new AI start-up: Coneuron. The...


Nov 20, 2017, 09:00 ET VICIS Announces Online Availability of ZERO1, Now Protecting High School Football Players

Today, VICIS, Inc. announced the launch of its online marketplace and broad commercial availability of the ZERO1, football's most...


Nov 20, 2017, 05:59 ET Yoto Announces Strategic Content Partnership with the Roald Dahl Literary Estate

Yoto - the clever speaker for kids - has agreed a strategic content partnership with the Roald Dahl Literary Estate. Roald Dahl is the world's...


Nov 17, 2017, 07:28 ET Proxyclick, Next Generation Visitor Management Specialist, closes £2.7million Series A Funding

Proxyclick announces the closing of its series A funding round of £2.7million led by JOIN Capital, a Berlin-based early stage venture capital...


Nov 16, 2017, 12:04 ET Lixivia Obtains Ultra-Pure Calcium Carbonate from Highly Expansive Steel Slag

http://www.lixivia-inc.com/ Working with leading players in the steel industry, Lixivia has used its proprietary chemistries and processes to...


Nov 16, 2017, 11:48 ET InterNex Capital Launches "Velocity"

Digital asset-based lender, InterNex Capital ("InterNex") is pleased to announce their Velocity platform for small and medium-sized businesses....


Nov 16, 2017, 10:39 ET AchieveIt Poised for Continued Growth with Series E-1 Investment

BIP Capital announced today that it has invested $1.7 million in a Series E-1 round for portfolio company AchieveIt, which helps enterprises...


Nov 16, 2017, 10:03 ET Aerial & Maritime Ltd. Secures Additional 5,0 Million USD Investment

Aerial & Maritime Ltd ("A&M") an associated company of GomSpace Group AB ("GomSpace" or the "Company") has secured an additional investment...


Nov 16, 2017, 09:02 ET Steep Hill Ventures Launched

Jmîchaeĺe Keller, President and CEO of Steep Hill, the global leader in cannabis science, technology and analytics, announced today the formation...


Nov 16, 2017, 07:30 ET Inboard Technology Announces $8 Million Series A Financing Led By Upfront Ventures To Accelerate The Transformation Of Personal Electric Transportation

Inboard Technology, creators of the world's first and only electric skateboard with a battery that swaps in seconds for unlimited range, and dual...


Nov 16, 2017, 05:41 ET Research Consortium led by Grünenthal Receives € 2 Million Grant from the European Fund for Regional Development and the State of North Rhine-Westphalia

- "LifeSciences.NRW" grant to support the discovery and development of new pain relief drugs - Grünenthal founded and leads the Consortium to...


Nov 16, 2017, 03:00 ET CRYPTO20 Passes $12 Million for Autonomous Crypto Index Fund

CRYPTO20 is continuing to gain momentum as it passes $12 million for its Cryptocurrency Index Fund. Over 4,700 contributors are part of the fund...


Nov 15, 2017, 12:00 ET Kneron to Accelerate Edge AI Development with more than 10 Million USD Series A Financing

Kneron, an artificial intelligence (AI) startup company, today announced the completion of series A financing at over ten million US dollars....


Nov 15, 2017, 10:33 ET Phyter Food Receives $1 Million to Expand Nutrition Bar Business

Phyter Food, creator of the first vegetable-based nutrition bars, today announced a $1 million investment from the Sustainable Local Food...


Nov 15, 2017, 09:06 ET ChemDiv, Context Therapeutics and Torrey Pines Investment Announce CNS Co-Development Agreement

ChemDiv Inc., a fully integrated California-based CRO, announced that it has entered into a three-way co-development agreement with Context...


Nov 15, 2017, 07:01 ET Health IQ Secures $34.6 Million In Series C Funding Led By Andreessen Horowitz

Health IQ Insurance Services (Health IQ), the fastest-growing life insurance company for health conscious individuals, today announced that it has...


Nov 15, 2017, 05:00 ET Outpost Medicine Appoints Scott Byrd as Chief Executive Officer and Raises $20 Million in Series A Financing Extension

Outpost Medicine, a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of new treatments of urologic and gastrointestinal disorders, today...


Nov 15, 2017, 03:30 ET PhoreMost and Sixth Element Capital Announce Creation and Investment in NeoPhore, an Immuno-Oncology Company

Sixth Element Capital LLP (6EC), a UK based fund manager established to manage investments for the £70 million CRT Pioneer Fund, announces a £3...


Nov 14, 2017, 15:31 ET Assure Services and Startup Angels Launch VentureFast to Support Venture Community, Accelerate Formation and Growth of New Funds

Assure Services and Startup Angels today jointly announced the launch of VentureFast, the first market-standard, end-to-end suite of fund-formation...


Nov 14, 2017, 12:00 ET Poshmark, the Largest Social Marketplace for Fashion, Announces $87.5 Million in Series D Funding Led by Temasek

Today, Poshmark, the largest social marketplace for fashion where anyone can buy, sell and share their style with others, announces $87.5 million...


Nov 14, 2017, 10:37 ET Xtraction Services, LLC receives $5,000,000 investment from Archytas Ventures for Disruptive "Extraction-As-A-Service", Innovative Financing Solution

Archytas Ventures, LLC, www.ArchytasVentures.com, a leading investment company providing strategic capital solutions to the cannabis industry, has...


Nov 14, 2017, 08:00 ET BIP Capital Expands Healthcare Leadership with Strategic Hire

BIP Capital, one of the most active and successful venture capital firms in the Southeast, today announced the hiring of Sarath Degala, who joins...


Nov 14, 2017, 07:50 ET GI Partners Closes Oversubscribed Fund V With $2.7 Billion in Limited Partner Commitments

GI Partners, a leading middle market private equity firm, today announced the final closing of GI Partners Fund V, which was oversubscribed at its...