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The Funded: DocuSign, Unity Biotechnology update their IPO targets

Two Bay Area companies boosted their IPO targets this week as the number of companies planning Wall Street debuts picks up steam. San Francisco-based electronic signature business DocuSign Inc. now hopes to raise nearly $700 million in an offering .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2018

The Funded: 16 Bay Area companies raise over $1.3B at midweek

Sixteen Bay Area companies raised more than $1.3 billion in venture funding at midweek. Here's more on that and other venture news from the region. Funding Waymo LLC, Mountain View, $750 million: The self-driving car unit of Alphabet Inc. brought.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 13th, 2020

The Funded: Seven Bay Area companies raise over $400M in VC deals at midweek

Seven Bay Area companies raised more than $400 million at midweek. Here are the details on that and an M&A deal involving two San Francisco companies. Funding • Turo Inc., San Francisco, $250 million: This peer-to-peer car-sharing startup, fo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2019

The Funded: Three Bay Area startups raise nearly $50M in pre-holiday funding

Three Bay Area companies scored nearly $50 million in pre-Fourth of July funding. Here is more about that, several acquisitions and some fundraising disclosed by local venture firms: Calm.com Inc., San Francisco, $27 million: Lightspeed Venture Par.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2019

3 Peninsula biotech IPOs show off diversity of targets, seek to raise more than $400 million

From rare diseases to cancer and NASH, this trio of companies would be the seventh, eighth and nine Bay Area life sciences IPOs this year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 27th, 2019

Form D Friday: Energy, cloud and robotics startups raise over $177M

Form D Friday is a Boston Business Journal feature highlighting regulatory filings from Boston-area companies raising capital for new projects or expanding their businesses......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 29th, 2020

China urges food companies to boost supplies on fears of further COVID-19 disruption

China has asked trading firms and food processors to boost inventories of grains and oilseeds as a possible second wave of coronavirus cases and worsening infection rates elsewhere raise concerns about global supply lines......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2020

The Funded: 5 Bay Area startups raise over $300M at midweek

Five Bay Are.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 22nd, 2020

The Funded: StartX extends COVID-19 demo day, adds companies to task force

StartX, the Stanford University-affiliated startup program, has extended its online demo days for companies that are targeting prevention, diagnostics and treatment of the novel coronavirus. The COVID-19 task force of companies launched two weeks a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 1st, 2020

Next Bay Area IPO teed up for Thursday, another slashes targets

The second Bay Area IPO of the year is marching toward its Wall Street debut on Thursday, while a microcap offering gets smaller. Redwood City-based Revolution Medicines Inc. hopes to raise up to $184 million in an offering that would give it a ma.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 10th, 2020

The Funded: 11 Bay Area startups raise over $535M at midweek

Eleven Bay Area startups raised more than $535 million at midweek. Here are the details: Outset Medical Inc., San Jose, $125 million: D1 Capital Partners led the Series E funding of this developer of an all-in-one dialysis device. It was joine.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 5th, 2020

Redwood City biotech boosts IPO targets, hopes to raise up to $184M

Revolution Medicines Inc. appears likely to be the second Bay Area IPO of the year, setting price targets on Monday to raise up to $184 million. The Redwood City oncology biotech's filing comes after the region's first IPO, from One Medical clinic ope.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 3rd, 2020

Redwood City biotech boosts IPO targets, hopes to raise up to $184M

Revolution Medicines Inc. appears likely to be the second Bay Area IPO of the year, setting price targets on Monday to raise up to $184 million. The Redwood City oncology biotech's filing comes after the region's first IPO, from One Medical clinic ope.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 3rd, 2020

Wall Street at record high on trade optimism, Apple boost

U.S. stocks hit record highs on Thursday as Middle East tensions eased, optimism about a U.S.-China trade deal firmed and several brokerages boosted price targets on high-profile companies......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 9th, 2020

The Funded: More job cuts seen at SoftBank-backed companies

Job cuts are piling up for companies in SoftBank Vision Fund's portfolio. Mountain View-based Zume Inc., the pizza delivery and food logistics unicorn, is reportedly slashing 400 jobs — about 80 percent of its workers — as it tries to raise n.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 8th, 2020

Apple Analysts Raise Price Targets, iPhone Still Driving Bullishness Months After Release

Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) latest iPhone is still generating excitement a couple months after its fall release, leading two sell-side analysts to boost price expectations on the stock. Latest Ratings f.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJan 3rd, 2020

Market Extra: Activist fund Cartica pushes for sustainable practices in India, including making underwear better

Cartica Management, a $2 billion women-led fund, targets public companies in emerging markets where it can boost ESG practices and share prices.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 4th, 2019

Mountain View biotech sets targets to raise up to $153M in IPO

IGM Biosciences Inc., a pre-revenue biotech company developing antibody therapies for cancer, set price targets on Tuesday for an IPO in which it hopes to raise up to $153 million. The Mountain View company is one of three Bay Area businesses that s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 3rd, 2019

The Funded: 12 Bay Area startups raise over $500M at midweek

More than $500 million in funding, two sales and a possible unicorn IPO for the fall top the Bay Area's venture and private equity news at midweek. Here are the details: Funding • ThoughtSpot Inc., Sunnyvale, $248 million: Lightspeed Venture P.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2019

The Funded: Cloudflare eyes September IPO; 9 startups raise $90M

Midweek venture news in the Bay Area was led by a report that Cloudflare plans an IPO in September and nine startups raising about $90 million in funding. Here are the details: Funding • MindTickle Inc., San Francisco, $40 million: Norwest V.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 31st, 2019