Miami VC among investors in $17M funding round for San Francisco startup

The investment arm of Rokk3r Labs was among a group that pooled $17.3 million in new capital for San Francisco-based marketing technology startup Hyp3r. Miami-based Rokk3r Fuel ExO joined Structure Capital, Thayer Ventures, Silicon Valley Bank in Hyp.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 14th, 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

Lennar among investors in $325M financing round for real estate tech startup

The nation's largest homebuilder is among investors in a San Francisco startup's recent $325 million capital raise. Opendoor said Wednesday that it raised the money in a fifth round of financing co-led by the Miami-based Lennar Corp. (NYSE: LEN), Gener.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 13th, 2018

Silver Spring biotech Aziyo raises $10M

Maryland’s health tech startup ecosystem is at it again. Silver Spring's Aziyo Biologics Inc. has raised $10 million from seven investors in a funding round disclosed Tuesday in Securities and Exchange Commission filings. Founded in 2015, Aziyo i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 8th, 2018

ESG Investing Startup OpenInvest Raises $10.4M In Funding Round Led By QED, Andreessen Horowitz

OpenInvest, a fintech startup that allows investors and advisors to create portfolios composed of companies that follow certain environmental, social and governance criteria, has raised $10.4 million from prominent Silicon Valley investors. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 26th, 2018

A startup that"s helping us better understand the microbes that live in and on each of us is now going to start developing drugs based on those bugs

Courtesy Ubiome Microbiome startup uBiome, best known for its tests that sequence the bugs living in us, is expanding into drug development. Boosted by $83 million in series C funding, the San Francisco.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 21st, 2018

Real Estate Investment Platform Groundfloor Raises $4.2M

An Atlanta-based fintech lending startup that also offers investors access to invest in real estate debt announced a financing round Thursday.  What Happened Groundfloor raised $4.2 million in a Regulation A online public offering. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 20th, 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

Trumid, a bond trading startup backed by George Soros and Peter Thiel, just landed $53 million in fresh funding Trading startup Trumid has raised $53 million in a new funding round led by Singapore Exchange. The investment will give Trumid access to the Asian market......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 18th, 2018

Atlanta fintech startup KyckGlobal raises $8 million

Atlanta fintech startup KyckGlobal Inc. said Tuesday it's raised $8 million to launch a payments platform that makes it easier for companies to pay their contract workforces. Participating in the funding are angel investors and Atlanta-based venture.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

Brooklyn startup Wellth raises $5M to cut readmissions

Brooklyn-based digital health startup Wellth raised $5.1 million in its latest funding round to help advance its technology, designed to reduce costly readmissions by involving patients in their own... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkSep 17th, 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

International fintech company with Denver office plans to go public

Peer-to-peer lending platform Funding Circle, a British startup with its U.S. headquarters in San Francisco, said it plans to go public. Funding Circle is looking to raise around £300 million, or $387.4 million, by selling shares on the London Stoc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2018

Codeverse raises $10M to open two new coding studios in Chicagoland

Codeverse, the Chicago-based startup that launched last year to teach children to code, has raised a new round of funding to help it open two new learning studios in Chicago’s suburbs. The tech company announced Thursday that it has raised more th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 23rd, 2018

San Francisco fintech startup ramps up Phoenix expansion, closes on $62M funding

The company is leasing a third floor for its downtown office on Central Avenue......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 23rd, 2018

A former Googler who started losing his hair in his 20s founded a company to help other men facing a similar fate

Courtesy Keeps Keeps is a startup that connects men with preventative hair loss treatments like generic Rogaine and Propecia.  So far, Keeps has raised $7.5 million from investors including Maveron, First Round Capital, Greycroft Partners .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 21st, 2018

Ride-sharing startup Getaround reports $300M funding round led by SoftBank

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallAug 21st, 2018

DoorDash More Than Doubles Valuation to $4 Billion

DoorDash said it raised $250 million in a round of funding that values the prepared food-delivery startup at $4 billion, more than doubling its valuation for the second time in five months......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 17th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: DoorDash valuation more than doubles to $4 billion after latest funding round

DoorDash Inc. on Thursday said it raised $250 million in a round of funding that values the prepared food-delivery startup at $4 billion, more than doubling its valuation for the second time in five months......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 16th, 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