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Okera Raises $12M in Series A Venture Capital Funding
Okera Raises $12M in Series A Venture Capital FundingOkera (previously known as Cerebro Data), a San Francisco, CA-based data management company, launched out of stealth mode with $12m in Series A venture capital funding. The round, which brings the total amount raised to date to $14.6m, was led by Bessemer ...read more
Source: finsmes.com
Published on Tue, 22 May 2018 09:43:00 GMT
Renaissance Venture Capital Fund closes fund III with $81M in new capital
Renaissance Venture Capital Fund closes fund III with $81M in new capitalMichigan-based Renaissance Venture Capital Fund announced last week the closing of its third fund, with $81 million in new capital. Renaissance has raised a total of $205 million with its three funds since its beginnings in 2008, with funds I and II closed ...read more
Source: Silicon Prairie News
Published on Tue, 22 May 2018 07:17:00 GMT
Data intelligence startup Cuebiq secures $27M in venture capital
Data intelligence startup Cuebiq secures $27M in venture capitalNew York-area startups and venture capitalists are making funding deals with the hopes of creating the next profitable company. Here's one deal announced Monday: Amount raised: $27 million in series B funding. The New York City-based startup previously ...read more
Source: The Business Journals
Published on Mon, 21 May 2018 08:17:00 GMT
6 Proven Ways to Fund Your Business Without Seeking Venture Capital
6 Proven Ways to Fund Your Business Without Seeking Venture CapitalDespite this, the majority of material online only provides entrepreneurs with three options when it comes to generating revenue: venture capital, taking out a business loan, or bootstrapping (which most authors online seem to define as "taking money from ...read more
Source: Inc.
Published on Mon, 21 May 2018 09:00:00 GMT
American Heart Association Venture Capital Fund Sparks Criticism
American Heart Association Venture Capital Fund Sparks CriticismThe American Heart Association has announced that it has launched a $30 million venture capital fund “designed to spur healthcare innovation in heart disease and stroke care.” The AHA said that the Cardeation Capital fund will be funded by the AHA and ...read more
Source: Forbes
Published on Thu, 17 May 2018 13:21:00 GMT
Interviewing Platform Vervoe Raises $3.5M in Venture Capital Funding
Interviewing Platform Vervoe Raises $3.5M in Venture Capital FundingVervoe, a NYC based advanced interviewing platform, raised USD $3.5m in venture capital funding. The round was led by SEEK (ASX: SEK), who will contribute USD $2m with participation from Jesse Hertzberg, former COO of Etsy, Zachary Lewy, Founder of Arrow ...read more
Source: finsmes.com
Published on Tue, 22 May 2018 09:05:00 GMT
Does Crowdfunding Work in Venture Capital?
Does Crowdfunding Work in Venture Capital?Feit is the chief executive of SeedInvest, a crowdfunding platform that has been raising money for early-stage ventures on its website since federal rules for such offerings took effect two years ago. Investors have put more than $100 million into ...read more
Source: Barron's
Published on Wed, 16 May 2018 09:38:00 GMT
Heart Tx Investigation; Venture Capital; Stent Retrievers; CRT Survival
Heart Tx Investigation; Venture Capital; Stent Retrievers; CRT SurvivalNitric oxide may help beta-blockers and other common heart medications work optimally, and also appears to play a role in heart failure. (Molecular Cell) The American Heart Association announced that it is joining industry in a venture capital fund to spur ...read more
Source: MedPage Today
Published on Mon, 21 May 2018 09:39:00 GMT
BioGenerator and Kingdom Capital Lead $2.4 Million Series A Venture Capital Financing for Canopy Biosciences
BioGenerator and Kingdom Capital Lead $2.4 Million Series A Venture Capital Financing for Canopy BiosciencesCanopy Biosciences has exceeded its Series A financing goal, closing a $2.4 million investment to develop new research tools, commercialize its cutting-edge products, and hire additional employees. BioGenerator, the investment arm of BioSTL, and Kingdom ...read more
Source: The Business Journals
Published on Tue, 22 May 2018 05:31:00 GMT
Venture Capital Deals Of The Week: Amazon And Blue Apron Competitor Gets $50M
Venture Capital Deals Of The Week: Amazon And Blue Apron Competitor Gets $50MWelcome to Seeking Alpha’s Venture Capital Deals of the Week. Follow this account and turn on the e-mail alert to receive VCDeals in your inbox on Saturday mornings. Genomic therapeutics: GV (GOOG, GOOGL) participated in a $65M Series A round for Celsius ...read more
Source: Seeking Alpha
Published on Sat, 19 May 2018 07:46:00 GMT