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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Oct 24, 2017, 10:00 ET ADISA Honors Winners of its ACE, Distinguished Service and President's Awards at 2017 Annual Conference in Las Vegas

ADISA, the nation's largest trade association for the alternative and direct investment space, announced today the 2017 winners of the...


Oct 24, 2017, 09:02 ET Connatix Raises $15 Million to Fund Innovation as More Publishers Expand Into Video

Connatix (www.connatix.com) today announced that it has secured $15 million in growth equity funding to accelerate its position as the...


Oct 24, 2017, 08:49 ET Wibbitz lève $20 millions en Série C pour développer sa plateforme de création automatisée de vidéos grâce à l'intelligence artificielle

Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments, The Weather Channel, Associated Press et le Groupe TF1 font partie du tour de table alors que l'entreprise...


Oct 24, 2017, 08:00 ET Averon Closes $8.3 Million Series A Funding Led by Avalon Ventures

Averon, developer of Direct Autonomous Authentication (DAA), the first mobile identity verification standard that is both automatically...


Oct 24, 2017, 07:00 ET Harness Launches with $20 Million Series A to Simplify Continuous Delivery Using Artificial Intelligence

Harness, the industry's first Continuous Delivery-as-a-Service platform leveraging artificial intelligence, launched from stealth today with $20...


Oct 24, 2017, 00:01 ET Wibbitz Raises $20 Million Series C To Advance AI-Powered Video Creation Platform

Wibbitz, the leading AI-powered video creation platform, today announced it has raised $20 million in Series C funding. Bertelsmann Digital Media...


Oct 23, 2017, 14:41 ET Nex Cubed Selects Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Frontier Tech Companies for Fall 2017 Incubator Program

Nex Cubed has announced the five companies selected to participate in its fall incubator program. The four-month program provides companies with...


Oct 23, 2017, 13:00 ET Cleveland Clinic and JumpStart Partner to Bring Plug and Play Accelerator to the Global Center for Health Innovation

Cleveland Clinic and JumpStart Inc. have announced a three-year partnership with Silicon Valley's renowned Plug and Play to create an Accelerator...


Oct 23, 2017, 08:16 ET Solvvy Raises $12 Million Series A to Fix Broken Customer Service Industry with Artificial Intelligence

Solvvy, the leading intelligent self-service platform for customer experience, today announced it has raised $12 million in Series A funding led by...


Oct 23, 2017, 07:00 ET Peratech beschafft 12,4 Millionen US-Dollar an Finanzierungsmitteln von Merck Ventures, Arie Capital und bestehenden Investoren zur Hochskalierung von Technologielösungen

Peratech, ein weltweit führender Anbieter von 3D-Kraftmessungstechnologien, gab heute bekannt, das das Unternehmen sich 12,4 Millionen US-Dollar...


Oct 23, 2017, 07:00 ET Peratech Raises $12.4 Million (£9.2 Million) in Financing From Merck Ventures, Arie Capital and Existing Investors to Scale Up Technology Solutions

Peratech, a world leader in 3D force-sensing technologies, announced it has subscribed $12.4 million (£9.2 million) to the round of funding, led...


Oct 20, 2017, 08:40 ET Madison Reed Announces $25 Million in Venture Capital Financing

Madison Reed, a prestige hair color brand, announced today that it closed a $25 million Series financing round led by Comcast Ventures with...


Oct 20, 2017, 03:33 ET Karma Receives $300,000 Contribution from Members of the Blockchain Investors Consortium (BIC) for its Pre-Token Sale

Karma, the world's first decentralized Smart Community Network, which uses the Karma Protocol and Karma International Token (KIT) to empower...


Oct 19, 2017, 16:35 ET Snaps Secures $6 Million From Signal Peak Ventures To Fuel Expansion

Snaps, the leading conversational marketing platform for top Fortune 500 consumer brands, has announced $6 million in additional Series A funding...


Oct 19, 2017, 14:30 ET Big Data Hyper-acceleration Firm Bigstream Completes Series A Funding Round with Cota Capital, Oriza Ventures, and Intel Capital

Today, at the Intel Capital CEO Showcase in San Francisco, Bigstream announced that it has closed its Series A funding round with strategic...


Oct 19, 2017, 14:20 ET Eargo Raises Up To $45 Million in Series C Funding

Eargo (www.eargo.com), the innovative, direct-to-consumer hearing technology company renowned for the world's smallest, most comfortable, and...


Oct 19, 2017, 09:00 ET Contrast Security, A Pioneer in Securing Critical Software, Closes $30 Million in Series C Financing

Contrast Security, the pioneer in enabling "self-protecting" software with security safeguards built directly into critical applications, today...


Oct 19, 2017, 09:00 ET Riordan, Lewis & Haden | Equity Partners Announces the Final Closing of its New Fund

RLH Equity Partners is pleased to announce the final closing of RLH Investors IV, LP ("Fund 4") with total commitments of $510.6 million. Fund 4...


Oct 19, 2017, 08:45 ET Bascom and Milestone Form New Sponsor Capital Fund

The Bascom Group ("Bascom") of Irvine, California and Milestone Real Estate Partners ("Milestone") of Los Angeles, California announced the...


Oct 19, 2017, 08:35 ET Spinal Singularity Closes Seed Funding Round for $3.1M

Derek Herrera, the founder of Spinal Singularity, announced the closing of an equity investment in the amount of $3.1M. The round was led by Baker...


Oct 19, 2017, 07:19 ET SafeTraces Secures $6.5 Million Series A Financing Round Led by Omidyar Network to Advance Disruptive On-Food Source Assurance Solutions

SafeTraces, Inc., a San Francisco Bay Area based company that provides ground-breaking food source assurance solutions, announced that it completed...


Oct 19, 2017, 00:01 ET European Venture Capital Deal Value Nears Record Highs, Despite Fewer Deals Overall

European venture capital activity continues at its sluggish pace in terms of deal count, while deal value continues to climb towards record highs,...


Oct 18, 2017, 12:29 ET Renaisscent, a Waterless Smart Diffuser that Allows for Complete Scent Customization in an Instant, Launches on Indiegogo

Renaisscent launched their first campaign today on Indiegogo for their customizable, waterless smart diffuser with a funding goal of $35,000....


Oct 18, 2017, 11:47 ET MycoTech Closes a $42M Series B With Even More "A-List" Food Investors, Signs Lease On An 86,000 Sq Ft Facility in Colorado

MycoTechnology, a Colorado-based organic food technology company that uses mushrooms to create novel functional ingredients, officially closed...


Oct 18, 2017, 09:00 ET Mubadala launches venture capital business; opens its first U.S. location in San Francisco

Mubadala Investment Company, the Abu Dhabi-based investment company (Mubadala), today announced it is launching a venture capital arm of its...