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Shell Ventures backs AutoGrid

AutoGrid, a provider of flexibility management software for the energy industry, secured funding from Shell Ventures LLC. No financial terms were disclosed. Source: Press Release
Tags: Trends, VC Deals, Shell Ventures, Shell Ventures LLC


ZipWhip inks $51.5 mln Series D

ZipWhip, a provider of texting for business, has raised $51.5 million in Series D funding. Goldman Sachs Private Capital investing group led the round with participation from other investors that included OpenView, M12 and Voyager Capital. Source: Press Release
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Dallas on-demand rides startup Alto drives off with $14.5 mln

Dallas-based on-demand rides startup Alto, has raised $14.5 million in funding. The investors included Road Ventures and Frog Ventures. Source: Press Release
Tags: Trends, Dallas, VC Deals, Frog Ventures, Road Ventures


Eyeware takes in $1.9 mln seed

Swiss deep tech startup Eyeware has raised $1.9 million in seed financing. The investors were High-Tech Gründerfonds, TRUMPF Venture GmbH, Swiss Startup Group and Zurich Kantonalbank. Source: Press Release
Tags: Trends, VC Deals, TRUMPF Venture GmbH Swiss Startup Group, Zurich Kantonalbank Source


HyperScience snags $30 mln Series B

HyperScience, an edge machine learning company offering enterprise-grade solutions for automating office work at scale, has secured $30 million in Series B funding. Stripes Group led the round with participation from other investors that included Flatiron Health, Sift Science, SPINS, Upwork, FirstMark Capital, Felicis Ventures, Battery Ventures, Global Founders Fund, TD Ameritrade and QBE. Source: Press Release
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Netrounds collects Series A funding

Netrounds, a Swedish provider of software-based active testing, monitoring and automated troubleshooting solutions for communications service providers and global enterprises, has secured an undisclosed amount of Series A funding. The investors included Swisscom Ventures. Source: Press Release
Tags: Trends, VC Deals, Swisscom Ventures


Medtech company HighLife picks up Series B funding

Paris-based HighLife SAS, a medtech company, has raised 32 million euros in Series B funding. U.S. Venture Partners and Andera Partners led the round. Source: Press Release
Tags: Trends, Paris, Healthcare, Sas, VC Deals, U S Venture Partners, Andera Partners


Footwear brand Birdies locks in $8 mln Series A

San Francisco-based Birdies, a footwear brand, has secured $8 million in Series A funding. Norwest Venture Partners led the round. PRESS RELEASE SAN FRANCISCO — Birdies, the San-Francisco-based footwear brand fueling a new category combining style and comfort, today announced its $8M Series A funding led by Norwest Venture Partners. Existing institutional investors, Forerunner Ventures and Slow Ventures, participated in the round. The latest round brings Birdies’ total funding to $10M. Since lau...
Tags: India, Israel, San Francisco, Trends, Palo Alto, Forerunner Ventures, Slow Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, Norwest, NPD Group, Bianca, Marisa, Priti, VC Deals, Norwest Venture Partners Existing, Norwest Follow Norwest


Insurtech company Limelight Health raises $33.5 mln, led by Principal Life

San Francisco-based Limelight Health, provider of insurance underwriting and proposal platform for the employee benefits industry, has raised $33.5 million in a Series C round led by Principal Life. Also participating in the fund are AXA Venture Partners, MassMutual Ventures, Aflac Ventures, Transamerica Ventures, Wells Fargo Strategic Capital (a division of Wells Fargo Commercial Capital), LaunchPadDigital Health and Wanxiang America Healthcare Investments. The company, founded in 2014, will us...
Tags: San Francisco, Trends, VC Deals, Limelight Health, Principal Life, Wanxiang America Healthcare Investments


ScaleFactor fetches $30 mln Series B

Austin and Denver-based ScaleFactor, an intelligent finance and automated accounting platform, has raised $30 million in Series B funding. Bessemer Venture Partners led the round with participation from other investors that included Canaan, Broadhaven Ventures and Firebrand Ventures. PRESS RELEASE AUSTIN, Texas — January 17, 2019—ScaleFactor, an intelligent finance and automated accounting platform, today announced a $30 million Series B round of funding led by Bessemer Venture Partners, one of ...
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Alluxio grabs $8.5 mln Series B

Alluxio, a developer of a software system that unifies data at memory speed, has raised $8.5 million in Series B funding. Seven Seas Partners led the round with participation from return backer Andreessen Horowitz. Source: Press Release
Tags: Trends, Andreessen Horowitz, VC Deals, Alluxio, B. Alluxio


Radian Capital backs Orchestra Software

Portland, Oregon-based Orchestra Software, an enterprise resource planning software provider for the regulated craft beverage industry, has secured $14 million in funding. The investor was Radian Capital. Source: Press Release
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B2B monetization platform RecVue lands $5 mln

Palo Alto, California and India-based RecVue, a B2B monetization platform, has raised $5 million in financing. Cota Capital and EPIC Ventures led the round with participation from Long Light Capital. Source: Press Release
Tags: India, Trends, Cota Capital, Palo Alto California, VC Deals, RecVue


Israeli startup SeeTree gathers 15 mln

Tel Aviv-based SeeTree, a newly launched intelligence network for trees, has raised $15 million in funding, according to a Medium blog post. SeeTree’s investors include Hanaco Ventures and Canaan Partners Israel.
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Bolder Surgical nets $27 mln

Louisville, Colorado-based Bolder Surgical, a provider of surgical instruments, has secured $27 million in financing. River Cities Capital Funds led the round with participation from other backers that included Westwood Management and Providence Ventures. Source: Press Release
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Acorn Biolabs inks $3.3 mln seed

Acorn Biolabs, a cryptopreservation company, has secured $3.3 million in seed funding. The investors included Real Ventures, Globalive Technology, Pool Global Partners and Epic Capital Management. Source: Press Release
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Data catalog company Alation Raises $50 mln in round led by Sapphire

Redwood City, California-based Alation Inc, provider of a data catalog company, announced it has raised $50 million in a Series C round led by Sapphire Ventures. Also participating in the funding in new investor Salesforce Ventures and existing investors Costanoa Ventures, DCVC, Harmony Partners and Icon Ventures. The company was founded in 2012 and previously raised more than $30 million in funding. Source: Company release
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ZigZag Global snags funding

London-based ZigZag Global, a provider of software for retailers, has secured “multimillion pound” funding. Circularity Capital LLP led the round with participation from Plug And Play Ventures. Source: Press Release
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Measurabl pulls in $18.7 mln Series B

Measurabl, a provider of software for commercial real estate environmental, social and governance data management, has raised $18.7 million in Series B funding. Sway Ventures led the round with participation from other investors that included Salesforce Ventures, Camber Creek, Building Ventures, Concrete Ventures, Impact Engine, DivcoWest, Constellation Technology Ventures and S&P Global. Source: Press Release
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Cognism raises 2.8 mln pounds

Cognism said Jan. 17 that it raised 2.8 million pounds ($3.6 million) in funding form investors including Oliver Wyman, South Central Ventures, LCIF, Newable and other existing investors. Cognism, of London, provides sales acceleration software. PRESS RELEASE LONDON, January 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Cognism, the end-to-end sales acceleration solution providing organisations with a more intelligent way to prospect, today announces that it has raised £2.8 million in a funding round from investors i...
Tags: London, Trends, Financial Services, James, Oliver Wyman, London England, Marsh McLennan Companies, Western Balkans, BELGRADE ZAGREB, Leap, VC Deals, Rajesh Agrawal, SCV, LCIF, Enif, James Isilay


ReKTGlobal nets $10.8 mln Series A

ReKTGlobal, the parent company of esports company Rogue, has secured $10.8 million in Series A funding. Nick Gross, founder of Gross Labs, led the round. PRESS RELEASE NEW YORK CITY – January 16, 2019 – ReKTGlobal, the parent company of Rogue, today announces a $10.8-million Series A funding round. The global esports venture company’s financing was led by Nick Gross, an entrepreneur, philanthropist and musician, who is founder of entertainment and media company Gross Labs and will now join the b...
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AccessPay lands funding from Beringea-led round

UK-based AccessPay, a fintech firm, has secured 9 million pounds in funding. The lead investor was Beringea. Source: Press Release
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Bond-Pro procures $10 mln

Bond-Pro, provider of surety and specialty insurance software products and services, has secured $10 million in funding. Volition Capital led the round. In conjunction with the funding, Roger Hurwitz, a managing partner at Volition Capital, will join Bond-Pro’s board. Source: Press Release
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Bringg fetches $25 mln Series C

Tel Aviv-based Bringg, a delivery logistics platform for businesses, has raised $25 million in Series C funding. The investors included Next47, Salesforce Ventures, Aleph VC, OG Ventures, Cambridge Capital, Coca-Cola, Ituran and Pereg Ventures. Source: Press Release
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Home trade-in platform Knock rakes in $400 mln

New York and San Francisco-based Knock, a home trade-in platform, has secured $400 million in funding. Foundry Group led the round with participation from return backers RRE Ventures, Corazon Capital, WTI, FJ Labs and Company Ventures. In addition to the funding, Foundry Group Partner Seth Levine joined Knock’s board of directors. Source: Press Release
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Bold Commerce closes C$22 mln Series A with Whitecap, Round13

Bold Commerce, a Winnipeg-based developer of e-commerce software solutions, has raised C$22 million in a Series A financing. The investors were Canadian venture capital firms Whitecap Venture Partners and Round13 Capital. Whitecap Managing Partner Carey Diamond and Round13 Partner Craig Strong will join the board. Founded in 2012 by CEO Yvan Boisjoli, CTO Eric Boisjoli, CBO Stefan Maynard and Vice President, Growth Jay Myers, Bold provides a range of e-commerce apps to more than 86,000 wholesale...
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CheckpointID grabs $1.5 mln Series A

Goodyear, Arizona-based CheckpointID, an ID verification company in the multifamily space, has raised $1.5 million in Series A funding. RET Ventures led the round. Source: Press Release
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Telehealth Tyto Care scores $9 mln

Israel and New York City-based Tyto Care, a telehealth company, has raised $9 million in funding. The investors included Sanford Health, Itochu and Shenzhen Capital Group (and its affiliates). Source: Press Release
Tags: New York City, Israel, Trends, Healthcare, VC Deals, Shenzhen Capital Group, Tyto Care, Sanford Health Itochu


Next Ventures funds PowerDot

PowerDot, a app-based smart muscle stimulation device, has secured an undisclosed amount of funding. The investor was Next Ventures. Source: Press Release
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Xpansiv inks $10 mln Series A

Xpansiv, “a bridge between commodity-production systems and global markets,” has raised $10 million in Series A funding. BP Ventures, Avista Development, S&P Global and Energy Innovation Capital led the round. Source: Press Release
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