Foxconn Backs Blockchain Identity Startup in $7 Million Series A Round

Identity startup Cambridge Blockchain closed a $7 million Series A funding led by HCM Capital, the investing arm of Foxconn Technology Group......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 16th, 2018

Blockchain Finance Startup Clearmatics Raises $12 Million in New Funding

Blockchain finance firm Clearmatics has closed a $12-million Series A funding round led by Route 66 Ventures......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskOct 10th, 2018

Chicago e-textbook startup RedShelf raises $25 million to expand

Chicago-based startup RedShelf has raised a new round of funding to help it hire more employees and expand its e-textbook service throughout the higher education market. RedShelf announced Wednesday that it has raised $25 million in a Series C fundi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2018

Startup Fixt launches new $6.5M funding round coming off a year of growth

On-demand technology repair company Fixt is plotting growth with $6.5 million in new Series A funding. The round was led by San Francisco-based Precursor Ventures and U.S. Cellular, with participation from Naples Technology Ventures and additional exi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 8th, 2018

Goldman Sachs Leads $25 Million Funding for Blockchain Startup Veem

Blockchain payments startup Veem has closed a $25 million funding round led by Goldman Sachs, it announced Wednesday......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 27th, 2018

Advanced wheelchair startup Whill raises $45M, moves HQ to Japan

Whill Inc. has raised a $45 million Series C funding round after quietly moving its headquarters this summer from San Carlos to Yokohama, Japan, where it began eight years ago. The 500 Startups alumnus, which was featured in The Pitch five years a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

Detroit Startup StockX, In "Hypergrowth" Phase, Closes On Record $44M Series B Funding Round

Detroit startup StockX, which has pioneered a stock market for sneakers and IPOs for consumer goods and charities, announced a $44-million Series B funding round Wednesday led by Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOGL) (NASDAQ: GOOG)'s.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 12th, 2018

Open-Source Cryptocurrency Startup MyCrypto Raises $4M In Series A Financing

MyCrypto, a startup that provides a digital asset wallet, has closed a $4-million Series A round led by Polychain Capital. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaAug 30th, 2018

Ex-Aegerion chief Beer raises $42M for women"s health startup

Renovia Inc., a startup co-founded by former Aegerion Pharmaceuticals CEO Marc Beer, will move forward with several new products for pelvic floor disorders after closing a $32 million Series B round on Tuesday, along with $10 million in venture debt. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2018

A startup that came up with a clever way of cutting food waste has raised $12 million

Karma A Swedish startup that sells spare food from cafes and supermarkets at a discount has raised $12 million. Karma's Series A round includes.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 15th, 2018

Gene therapy startup SQZ heads to clinical trials after $72M Series C round

Following the closure of a $72 million Series C funding round on Wednesday, Watertown startup SQZ Biotechnologies plans to launch clinical trials within the next year on a gene therapy. Its CEO contends it could go further and work faster than anythi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 8th, 2018

Chewing gum billionaire leads funding for Atlanta medical cannabis startup

A local medical marijuana therapeutics startup recently raised $65 million in a Series C equity round led by chewing gum billionaire William “Beau” Wrigley, Jr. II. Surterra Wellness, a medical cannabis company founded in 2014, has raised a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2018

Salsify raises $43M with public company future in mind

Salsify Inc., a fast-growing e-commerce software startup, has raised $43 million in a Series D round led by Greenspring Associates, a Maryland-based investment firm that has backed other e-commerce players like TheRealReal and Rover. In an intervie.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2018

Akouos, a biotech startup that"s trying to tackle a $750 billion global problem, just announced it"s raised a new funding round

Shutterstock Boston-based biotech startup Akouos is the first of its kind to use gene therapy to tackle genetic-based hearing disorders.  The company announced $50 million in Series A funding on Tuesday. The funding will help Akouos adva.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 7th, 2018

KC firms re-up on investment in Austin tech startup

Two area venture capital firms are seeing the value in an Austin-based tech startup and have reinvested in ScaleFactor Inc.  Overland Park-based Flyover Capital and Kansas City-based Firebrand Ventures joined a $10 million Series A round led by Cana.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2018

Meet Juul, the $15 Billion E-Cig Startup with an Identity Crisis

In a recent fundraising round, e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc. raised $650 million, which values the rapidly-growing, yet still-controver.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJul 11th, 2018

Biometrics startup Veridium raises $16.5M in first external round

Veridium, a Quincy-based startup that wants to replace passwords with biometrics, announced on Friday that it has raised $16.5 million in its first round from external investors. The Series B round was led by British entrepreneur and philanthropist Mich.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 29th, 2018

Another $14M flows toward Portland tech

Portland's historic tech venture week has received its exclamation point. This time, it's the financial technology startup Bumped, which disclosed Thursday that it collected a $14.1 million Series A round. Bumped technically raised $2.5 million of the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

Software startup with Miami presence clinches $50M in venture capital

A software company with offices in Miami is now a unicorn. Celonis announced Tuesday the closing of a $50 million series B funding round, propelling the startup to a billion-dollar valuation. Existing investors, including Accel and 83North, led th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

Health care startup Bind raises $10M more, teams with UnitedHealthcare on expansion

Health care startup Bind Benefits Inc. has landed another $10 million in funding and partnered with UnitedHealthcare as part of a national expansion plan. The funding is an add-on to the $60 million Series A round Minneapolis-based Bind raised ea.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

Startup Grind spinoff raises $6.4 million Series A round, hiring in Phoenix

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Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 22nd, 2018