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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Dec 01, 2017, 09:30 ET CasaiQ announces funding round and rebranding as Zego

CasaiQ, the premier digital amenity platform for apartments, today announced the close of a $1.5 million funding round and a corporate name change....


Nov 30, 2017, 10:00 ET CERESLabs™ Launches to Fill Critical Testing Void in Cannabis Industry

It is a pivotal time in the cannabis industry, especially in California. Recreational marijuana will be legal on January 1, 2018, and all consumer...


Nov 30, 2017, 09:14 ET BV Investment Partners Announces Majority Investment in Apps Associates

BV Investment Partners ("BV"), a middle-market private equity firm focused on the business services and IT services sectors, today announced a...


Nov 30, 2017, 08:30 ET Envisagenics Closes $2.35M Seed Round and Launches SpliceCore Platform

Envisagenics, Inc., a biotechnology company that applies Artificial Intelligence to the genetic sequence of patients to discover new therapies,...


Nov 30, 2017, 07:15 ET Uptake Secures $117 Million in Series D Funding

Predictive analytics software provider, Uptake, announced today it has secured $117 million in series D funding led by Baillie Gifford. Existing...


Nov 30, 2017, 07:00 ET Affinio Raises $9 Million to Discover and Visualize Interest Segments for Marketers

The interest analytics platform will use the series B funding to fuel global expansion, hire key executives, and expedite consumer data...


Nov 29, 2017, 18:00 ET Local Spark Creates Momentum for International Success as SmartInvest Ventures Welcomes New Partner

SmartInvest Ventures ("SmartInvest"), an international venture capital firm, announced today that Martin Hunt, joins the team as a general partner,...


Nov 29, 2017, 13:43 ET NGA Announces Creation of Graphene Venture Fund and American Graphene Institute to Promote Commercialization of "Wonder Material"

Following its highly successful Graphene Innovation Summit & Expo in Nashville last month, the National Graphene Association (NGA) has created...


Nov 29, 2017, 09:17 ET RUTA N Invests in IRPA AI Plan to Develop a Nearshore 'Pipeline' of Automation and AI Talent on Demand

RUTA N, the Colombian public-private venture dedicated to the development of innovative technology-based businesses, selected IRPA AI (The...


Nov 29, 2017, 09:10 ET Revel Secures Growth Equity Investment from TT Capital Partners to Accelerate Market Expansion

Revel, a leading health engagement company, announced today it has secured a growth equity investment of over $17 million from TT Capital Partners...


Nov 29, 2017, 08:45 ET electroCore Completes $70 Million Series B Funding Round

electroCore, a U.S.-based bioelectronic medicine healthcare company advancing better patient therapies through superior approaches to...


Nov 29, 2017, 08:00 ET NanoCellect Biomedical Raises $10M in Series B Funding Led by Illumina Ventures

NanoCellect Biomedical Inc., a developer of microfluidic cell sorting technologies for cell-based assays, today announced the completion of a $10...


Nov 29, 2017, 07:00 ET Codiak BioSciences Closes $76.5 Million Series C Financing

Codiak BioSciences, Inc., the leading exosome therapeutics company, today announced the closing of a Series C financing round of $76.5 million. In...


Nov 29, 2017, 06:00 ET Tropos Technologies Raises $1.2 Million to Assemble and Distribute the METRO Electric Vehicle in US

Within just 10 days, Tropos Technologies closed an oversubscribed seed-round of $1.2 million in funding to develop its electric low-speed vehicle...


Nov 29, 2017, 00:00 ET Emu Technology Completes $5M Series A-2 Funding Round

Emu Technology today announced that it has completed its series A-2 funding round, raising over $5M from a mix of new and previous investors....


Nov 28, 2017, 16:25 ET Frontdesk Anywhere Announces New Funding Round; Names Former Googler And Cloudera Founder Christophe Bisciglia As Chairman

Frontdesk Anywhere, the award-winning cloud-based hotel Property Management System (PMS), has announced a new round of funding and the appointment...


Nov 28, 2017, 15:40 ET ALO7 Receives $37.5 Million Investment

International investment in Chinese digital education steps up again as ALO7, China's premier English language learning product and services...


Nov 28, 2017, 08:00 ET Who are American Angels? Wharton and Angel Capital Association Study Changes Perceptions About the Investors Behind U.S. Startup Economy

The American Angel, a new comprehensive national study released today, provides a detailed picture of angel investors, who they are, where they...


Nov 28, 2017, 08:00 ET Janssen and Johnson & Johnson Innovation Announce Next-Gen Baby Box QuickFire Challenge Finalists

Janssen Research & Development, LLC, one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson, and Johnson & Johnson Innovation...


Nov 28, 2017, 01:00 ET Dynamk Capital Invests in Envisagenics to Advance AI Drug Discovery

Dynamk Capital, a recently launched life sciences venture capital fund, today announced an exciting new investment in early drug discovery by...


Nov 27, 2017, 17:14 ET uAvionix, Leader in Drone Communications, Navigation, and Surveillance Systems, Secures Series B Funding from Airbus Ventures, Playground Global, and Redpoint Ventures

uAvionix Corporation – a leading provider of communications, navigation, and surveillance (CNS) solutions for manned and unmanned aircraft –...


Nov 27, 2017, 15:30 ET M2P Consulting Introduces Dr. Christoph Lymbersky as New Partner Leading the Venture & Capital Partners Business Unit

Dr. Christoph Lymbersky has joined M2P Consulting as a partner responsible for the Venture and Capital Partners business unit from our offices in...


Nov 27, 2017, 09:00 ET Rx Savings Solutions Secures $18.4 Million In New Funding To Further Propel Business Growth

Rx Savings Solutions, a leading pharmacy transparency solution, today announced the company has secured $18.4 million in a new round of funding led...


Nov 27, 2017, 08:30 ET Medeor Therapeutics Raises $57 Million In Series B Financing

Medeor Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company dedicated to the discovery, development and commercialization of personalized...


Nov 22, 2017, 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...