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22 november 2021

06:15
An exclusive interview with Global Millennial Capital Founder & General Partner, Andreea Danila Please introduce yourself and tell...

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Talon, the Hong Kong headquartered competitive gaming, entertainment and culture brand, today announced that it has secured US$5M in equity capital in its Series A financing round. The raise was led by leading digital entertainment, blockchain and...


21 november 2021

21:15
Series A investors include Japan's Marubeni Ventures, South Korea's Atinum Partners, China Taiwan's AppWorks, Indonesia's Alpha JWC, and Singapore's UOB Venture Management, Vertex Ventures Southeast Asia, and Genesis Alternative Ventures Funding from...

20:00
AutoFlight, a global electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) startup...


19 november 2021

14:20
Journalist and author Katie Hafner, and bioethicist Amy Scharf, today announced that the Lost Women of Science podcast series will continue for an additional three seasons thanks to a grant award of $446,760 from the Gordon and Betty Moore...

10:25
School lunch continues to be a massive problem, with quality and nutrition universally lacking. And now due to the pandemic, the system is plagued by supply chain issues. Yay Lunch is on a mission to change the lunch experience for the better - both...

10:05
Kettle, the reinsurance startup that uses advanced deep learning to better protect people from the growing risks associated with climate change, such as California's wildfires, today announced it has been reinsuring homes during the 2021 wildfire...

09:04
Bluepeak, an innovative internet provider, announced today that its approximately $70 million expansion initiative to bring its state-of-the-art, fiber-to-the-home network to the state of Wyoming including the communities of Cheyenne, Laramie, Casper...

09:00
Espresso Capital announced today that it has closed a $200 million credit facility from KeyBank, one of the largest bank-based financial services companies in the United States. A leading provider of innovative venture debt solutions, Espresso will...

08:42
MARQUE Luxury, the wholesale industry's leading provider and authority of authentic pre-owned luxury goods, has today announced that it has secured $20 Million in funding through an investment by Provident Capital Partners. Image of Website:...

07:38
LandOrc is bridging the world of real estate and property development with the digital world of decentralized finance. It derives its names from Oracles, the technology that allows for bringing off-chain data on-chain, connecting the metaverse to the...

07:30
Helaina, the company using precision fermentation to recreate immune-equivalent proteins previously only available in breast milk, announced today it has raised $20 million in Series A funding. The round was co-led by Spark Capital and Siam Capital,...

06:06
Eatron®, a fast-growing scale-up with its unique 'intelligent automotive software' platform for the edge and the cloud announced that it raised $11M in its Series-A round led by MMC Ventures with participation from Aster Capital and Vinfast....


18 november 2021

19:00
Tavotek Biotherapeutics, a fast-growing biotech company, announces it has raised $35M in Round B financing. CS Capital, a leading private equity fund manager in China, led this finance round followed by Fontus Capital. This round of financing will be...

15:18
Austin-based Pearlstone Partners and New York-based ATCO Properties & Management today announced their securing of $130 million in construction financing from MSD Partners, L.P. for Vesper, the 41-story residential high-rise condominiums they are...

14:45
hai announced today it has raised $6 million in seed fundraising led by Trousdale Ventures as they launch their flagship product - an eco-minded, smart showerhead system designed to ritualize self-care and give consumers the ultimate shower...

13:56
Gemini, a cryptocurrency platform, announced today a $400 million growth equity round, its first-ever outside financing, led by Morgan Creek Digital with participation from 10T, ParaFi, Newflow Partners, Marcy Venture Partners, and the Commonwealth...

13:51
Aloft, a Seattle-based company revolutionizing the $10 billion real estate appraisal industry, today announced a successful $20 million Series A funding round, led by Fifth Wall, the largest venture capital firm focused on technologies for the global...

13:26
Maker, the highest-rated canned wine company on a mission to amplify the voices and wines of women-led and minority-owned wineries, is expanding to 45 states to reach wine lovers nationwide. Founded by Sarah Hoffman, Kendra Kawala, and Zoe Victor,...

12:00
Nudge Inc., a next-generation credit-card provider and a future challenger bank in Japan, announced it has expanded its Pre-Series-A round with new funding from Insignia Ventures Partners and Sony Innovation Fund. The round was led by Spiral Capital...

11:20
Jackpocket, the leading lottery app in the U.S. to provide a secure way to order official state lottery tickets, announced today the official opening of its second U.S. headquarters in Santa Barbara, further expanding its team and creating new jobs...

11:00
Electric Monster Media, Inc. officially announces a major round of fundraising to acquire and grow digital video channels, the acquisition of one of the most popular digital brands, React Media -- which boasts 200M monthly views across platforms --...

11:00
FlipOS, a tailor-made platform is designed for individual real estate investors and institutional buyers who want to outsource their business's asset scouting and renovation functions, announced it received $136 million Series B round to finance its...

10:00
Gravitiq, the doctor-founded and led healthcare brand aggregator, today announced the close of its seed funding round, raising a total of $55 million. Investors include CoVenture, an asset management firm investing across the capital stack of...

09:30
Today, Fourthwall, the all-in-one creator commerce platform, has announced it has raised $17M in funding from investors including Lightspeed Venture Partners, Initialized Capital, and Alexis Ohanian's Seven Seven Six to help Fourthwall meet the...

09:00
Filterlex Medical, a cardiovascular medical device startup, announced today that it has recently completed a US $6 Million series A1 investment round from leading private healthcare investors. The financing will accelerate implementation of the...

09:00
OpenView, a global venture capital firm that coined the term product-led growth (PLG), today released its fifth annual Financial & Operating Benchmarks Report (formerly known as Expansion SaaS Benchmarks). The report took a deeper look at successful...

09:00
nTopology, the leading generative design software, today announced it has secured $65 million in Series D funding, bringing the company's total financing to $135 million to date. The funding round was led by Tiger Global with participation from...

09:00
Craft.io, the all-in-one product management platform, today announced an $8 million Series A funding round led by JAL Ventures, with participation from new investor Fosun RZ Capital, as well as existing investors Inimiti and Ron Zuckerman. The round,...

09:00
Benchling, pioneer of the R&D Cloud powering the biotechnology industry, has raised $100 million in Series F funding at a $6.1 billion valuation. The round was co-led by new investor Franklin Templeton and existing investor Altimeter Capital, and...

08:58
Medicom Technologies, Inc., creator of the first decentralized health information network in the U.S., completed a $21.8M Series B financing round. The round was led by existing investor Oval Park Capital, with participation from Vocap Partners,...

08:34
Andy Beckstoffer of Beckstoffer Vineyards today announced that he and his wife, Betty, have donated $1 million to the Cal Poly JUSTIN and J. LOHR Center for Wine and Viticulture to fund the Beckstoffer Vineyards Fermentation Hall. The Center,...

08:00
Logik.io, a next generation software company, focused on creating high performance headless configuration technology, announced today that it has raised $10M in seed funding led by High Alpha with participation from Salesforce Ventures and other...

08:00
Booster, the tech-enabled energy delivery service for fleets, today announced the appointment of Jason Godley as President of the company, along with a round of new executive hires to expand and fill top C-suite roles. Adrian Agostini, former Amazon,...

08:00
mabl (the "Company"), the enterprise SaaS leader of intelligent test automation for quality engineering, today announced $40 million in Series C funding. The round was led by Vista Equity Partners ("Vista"), a leading global investment firm focused...

08:00
To empower early childhood educators and parents with affordable tools that improve educational outcomes, childcare center software solutions provider HiMama, today announced that it has secured C$70 million in funding led by Bain Capital Double...

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On the back of organic growth unseen in the sector, Klir, the integrated water solution that helps the world's water utilities make water safer, today announced a $16 million USD Series A led by New York-based global private equity and venture...

07:01
Kafene, a fintech company bringing innovation to a key segment of the point-of-sale financing market, has secured $75 million in additional debt and equity to accelerate company growth. The package included a $50 million credit facility from Credit...

07:00
Miva, Inc., a leading mid-market and enterprise ecommerce platform announced it has secured a significant equity investment from Boston-based growth equity firm, Equality Asset Management. The company will continue to be led by CEO, Rick Wilson....

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Tencarva Machinery Company ("Tencarva" or the "Company"), the Southeast's premier value-added distributor of flow control and process equipment solutions and services to the industrial and municipal end-markets, and Bessemer Investors LLC...


17 november 2021

23:34
Plug and Play Japan KK (Based in Shibuya, Tokyo, CEO: Philip Vincent, hereinafter "Plug and Play Japan") held a Summer/Fall 2021 Summit Osaka, a Demo Day to present the results on their accelerator program. The event was live-streamed from Osaka on...

15:33
TEDCO, Maryland's economic engine for technology companies, announced today the findings of an independent study detailing the impact of TEDCO's six core programs to the state of Maryland.   "This study reinforces the...

14:55
Gipper, a content creation platform that helps schools and athletic teams create sponsorable social media content in seconds, today announced the company has raised $2.7 million in seed financing led by TIA Ventures, a seed-stage venture capital fund...

14:02
OxiWear announced it successfully closed a pre-seed funding round at $1.25M, oversubscribed above its goal of $750,000. OxiWear is a medtech and sportstech startup company developing an ear-wearable pulse oximeter for 24-hour, continuous oxygen...

12:28
UpStream Care, a $1B+ healthcare company founded and chaired by pharmacist and healthcare entrepreneur Fergus Hoban, has landed $45M in new funding after the closure of its Series A round. The funding round, led by Dragoneer Investment Group, is a...

12:19
Fort Ross Ventures, an international venture-capital firm historically focused on startups in the U.S. and Israel, today announced the $100M first closing of its Late-Stage Fund. Originally announced in November 2020 with a total target of up to...

12:05
Villyge, a B2B SaaS platform designed to support working families, announced today it has closed on an oversubscribed $1.075M pre-seed round, surpassing its goal by more than 40%. ...

10:38
RoundTable Healthcare Partners ("RoundTable"), an operating-oriented private equity firm focused exclusively on the healthcare industry, announced today that its portfolio company, Healthcare Components Group ("HCG"), has acquired Endoscopy...

10:17
Navusoft Inc. ("Navusoft"), a fast growing ERP provider for the waste management industry, announced today that it has closed a growth equity round led by Ambina Partners LLC ("Ambina"). Navusoft will use the funds to accelerate hiring across sales &...

10:00
GROWMARK and CHS today announced the formation of Cooperative Ventures, a new capital fund that will focus on creating advancements in breakthrough technologies for the agriculture industry. The fund will provide differentiated value to startups in...