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Mobysoft Receives Investment from Livingbridge | #VentureCanvas

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Mobysoft, a Manchester, UK-based predictive software for social housing providers, received an investment from Livingbridge’s Enterprise 2 fund. The amount of the deal was not disclosed. The company intends to use the funds to grow its UK social housing market share, increase investment in people and extend the use of predictive analytics into other areas […]

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Source: Mobysoft Receives Investment from Livingbridge

Citizens Rx Receives Senior Credit Facility from Comvest Partners | #VentureCanvas

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Citizens Rx, LLC, an Oak Park, Illinois-based provider of pharmacy benefit management services, received a senior credit facility from Comvest Partners, through its Comvest Capital lending strategy. The amount of the deal was not disclosed. The company is using the proceeds to continue to expand operations. Founded in 2009, Citizens Rx provides public and private […]

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Source: Citizens Rx Receives Senior Credit Facility from Comvest Partners

Snappy Kraken Raises $1M Series A Funding | #VentureCanvas

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Snappy Kraken, an Ormond beach, FL-based martech company, raised a $1m Series A funding. Backers were not disclosed. The company is using the funds for business development and growth. Led by CEO and co-founder Robert Sofia, Snappy Kraken provides a SaaS based platform for financial professionals to personalize, automate, and track marketing campaigns and business […]

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Source: Snappy Kraken Raises $1M Series A Funding

Catalyst Development Receives Investment from Livingbridge | #VentureCanvas

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Catalyst Development, a London, UK-based specialist financial markets consultancy, received an investment from Livingbridge’s Livingbridge’s Enterprise 2 fund. The amount of the deal was not disclosed. The company intends to use the funds to accelerate its service development, strengthen its infrastructure, and expand its talent development and acquisition strategy. Founded in 1994 and led by […]

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Source: Catalyst Development Receives Investment from Livingbridge

Tatcha Receives Minority Investment from Castanea Partners | #VentureCanvas

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Tatcha, a luxury skincare brand, received a minority investment from Castanea Partners. The financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. In conjunction with the funding, Castanea’s Janet Gurwitch and Steve Berg will be joining Tatcha’s board of directors. In conjunction with the funding, Steve Berg, a Managing Partner at Castanea, and Janet Gurwitch, Operating […]

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Source: Tatcha Receives Minority Investment from Castanea Partners

Basecoin Raises Venture Capital Funding | #VentureCanvas

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Basecoin (a project by Intangible Labs), a developer of a price-stable cryptocurrency, raised a venture capital funding of undisclosed amount. The project is backed by Andreessen Horowitz, Bain Capital Ventures, PolyChain Capital, Pantera Capital, Digital Currency Group, 1confirmation, and MetaStable Capital. Co-founded by Nader Al-Naji, Lawrence Diao and Josh Chen, Basecoin aims to develop a […]

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Source: Basecoin Raises Venture Capital Funding

TreasuryXpress Receives $5M Major Growth Funding | #VentureCanvas

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TreasuryXpress, a San Diego, CA-based provider of on-demand treasury management solutions (TMS), closed a $5m growth investment. Backers included MEVP, iSME Capital, and Azure Fund. The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand their on-demand business model into key markets with treasury-friendly fintech solutions. Led by Anis Rahal, CEO and founder, TreasuryXpress […]

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Source: TreasuryXpress Receives $5M Major Growth Funding

Pick-Up Completes Funding Round | #VentureCanvas

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Pick-Up, a Hong Kong-based startup operating a 4-Hr door-to-door delivery platform, completed its latest funding round of undisclosed amount. Backers included Axis Capital Partners, Metroworks Equity, Sage 42 Apps and Shanghai Bestway Enterprise Development Company. The company intends to use the funds to expand the business in Southeast Asia. Founded by Uber alumnus Crystal Pang […]

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Source: Pick-Up Completes Funding Round

Chope Raises S$18M in Funding | #VentureCanvas

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Chope, a Singapore-based dining discovery and reservations app, raised S$18M (US$13M) in funding. The round was led by Square Peg Capital with participation from C31 Ventures and Moelis Australia, as well as existing shareholders NSI Ventures, Susquehanna International Group, DSG Consumer Partners, and SPH Ventures. The company plans to use the funds to continue to […]

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Source: Chope Raises S$18M in Funding

Illumina Ventures Closes First Venture Capital Fund, at $230M | #VentureCanvas

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Illumina Ventures, a San Francisco-based early-stage venture capital firm, closed its maiden fund, at $230m. Launched with an initial $100m investment from Illumina, Illumina Ventures has then been supported by a mix of corporate, institutional, sovereign, and individual investors. Founded by Nicholas Naclerio, Ph.D., who was formerly SVP of corporate and venture development for Illumina, […]

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Source: Illumina Ventures Closes First Venture Capital Fund, at $230M

Draper Esprit Invests in Seedcamp and Episode 1 Ventures | #VentureCanvas

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Draper Esprit (AIM: GROW, ESM: GRW), a UK-based venture capital firm investing in high growth digital technology businesses, launched a strategy to target up to £75m ($100m) of investment in the top 10 to 20 seed funds, angel networks and early stage investment platforms across Europe over a five-year period. In this framework, the firm […]

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Source: Draper Esprit Invests in Seedcamp and Episode 1 Ventures

Connexin Secures up to £10M Investment from Digital Alpha Advisors | #VentureCanvas

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Connexin, a Hull, UK-based metropolitan Wi-Fi company, secured up to a £10m investment. The round was led by Digital Alpha Advisors. The company intends to use the funds to build a technology campus, which will include a data centre and new headquarters, and to build out the team, with plans for 100 new jobs at […]

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Source: Connexin Secures up to £10M Investment from Digital Alpha Advisors

Vision Credit Receives Series C Funding Round led by TPG Growth | #VentureCanvas

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Vision Credit, a Chinese omni-channel consumer finance provider, raised a Series C round of financing led by TPG Growth, the middle market and growth equity platform of global alternative asset firm TPG. The financial terms of the funding round were not disclosed. The company intends to use the funds to expand its online business. Led […]

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Source: Vision Credit Receives Series C Funding Round led by TPG Growth

Butterfly Raises $2.4M in Seed Funding | #VentureCanvas

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Butterfly, a NYC-based employee intelligence and management coaching software, raised $2.4m in seed funding. The round was led by Daphni, with participation from Tectonic Capital, Precursor Ventures, Laurent Schwartz, co-founder of ALTEN, and Brandon Evans, the founder of Crowdtap (representing FoundersGuild). In conjunction with the funding, Marie Ekeland, co-founder of Daphni, will join Butterfly’s Board […]

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Source: Butterfly Raises $2.4M in Seed Funding

LimeBike Raises $50M in Series B Funding | #VentureCanvas

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LimeBike, a San Mateo, CA-based dockless bike sharing service, raised $50m in Series B funding. The round, which brings the total amount of funding to $62m, was led by Coatue Management with partner Thomas Laffont joining the board of directors. Other investors include new investors GGV Capital, Franklin Templeton Investments, Section 32 (led by Bill […]

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Source: LimeBike Raises $50M in Series B Funding

5 Ways to Improve Your Credit Score | #VentureCanvas

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If you’re struggling to improve your credit score, you’re not alone. Fortunately this is not a permanent problem. Here are 5 methods that can help you. 1. Check for Errors 20% of credit reports contain errors and 20% of those who dispute them see their scores rise. So check that report! 2. Take Charge of […]

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Source: 5 Ways to Improve Your Credit Score

Xmos Raises $15M in Series E Funding | #VentureCanvas

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XMOS Ltd., a Bristol, UK-based provider of voice capture solutions for the consumer electronics market, recently raised $15M in Series E funding. The round was led by Infineon Technologies with participation from existing investors Amadeus Capital Partners, Draper Esprit, Foundation Capital and Robert Bosch Venture Capital. The company intends to use the funds for its […]

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Source: Xmos Raises $15M in Series E Funding

Verve Raises $18.5M in Funding | #VentureCanvas

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Verve, a London, UK-based provider of a word-of-mouth sales software for live entertainment, raised $18.5m in funding. The round was led by Draper Esprit, with participation from previous investors Kindred, Frontline Ventures, and Backed. The company, which has raised $28.5m to date, will use the capital to continue its global expansion within the live entertainment sector, as […]

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Source: Verve Raises $18.5M in Funding

WRB Serra Partners Closes Maiden Private Equity Fund, at $46.5M | #VentureCanvas

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WRB Serra Partners, a Tampa, Florida-based private equity firm, closed its maiden fund, at $46.5M. WRB Serra Partners Fund I, L.P., received commitments from limited partners including a mix of family office and institutional investors and the Overseas Private Investment Corporation. Founded in 2015 and led by G. Robert “Bob” Blanchard, Jr., Robert Blenker, and […]

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Source: WRB Serra Partners Closes Maiden Private Equity Fund, at $46.5M

Delphi Behavioral Health Group Receives Investment from The Halifax Group | #VentureCanvas

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Delphi Behavioral Health Group, LLC, a Fort Lauderdale, Florida-based substance abuse treatment provider, received an investment from The Halifax Group. The financial terms of the recap were not disclosed. Following the deal, Delphi management will retain a meaningful ownership position. The company intends to use the funds to grow nationally, expand its outpatient and after […]

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Source: Delphi Behavioral Health Group Receives Investment from The Halifax Group

NumberAI Raises $1.6m in Seed Funding | #VentureCanvas

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NumberAI, an Oakland, California-based AI platform for small businesses to connect phone numbers digitally, raised $1.6m in seed funding. DFJ Venture Capital incubated and funded the company. The company is using the funds to continue to develop the platform and expand operations. Co-founded by Tasso Roumeliotis, Joel Grossman, and Andy Ruff, NumberAI provides an AI […]

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Source: NumberAI Raises $1.6m in Seed Funding

Ross Intelligence Raises $13M in Series A Funding | #VentureCanvas

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Ross Intelligence, a US and Canada-based artificial intelligence driven company operating in the legal industry, raised $8.7m in Series A funding. The round was led by iNovia Capital with participation from Comcast Ventures Catalyst Fund, Y Combinator Continuity Fund, Real Ventures, Dentons’ NextLaw Labs, Kima Ventures and Apple’s deep learning lead, Nicolas Pinto. The company […]

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Source: Ross Intelligence Raises $13M in Series A Funding

Cartoon Livestream App Toonstar Raises Seed Funding | #VentureCanvas

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Toonstar, a Los Angeles, CA-based app that lets anyone livestream their own cartoon shows, received a seed funding round of undisclosed amount. The round was led by Science Inc. with participation from Jon Goldman’s GC VR Gaming Tracker Fund, Manta Ray and Social Starts. The company intends to use the funds to accelerate growth of […]

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Source: Cartoon Livestream App Toonstar Raises Seed Funding

5Analytics Raises €800K in Funding | #VentureCanvas

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5Analytics, a Stuttgart and Düsseldorf, Germany-based provider of an operating system for artificial intelligence, secured €800k in financing. Backers included Wayra, High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) and MBG Mittelständische Beteiligungsgesellschaft Baden-Württemberg. The company plans to use the capital to expand its team, develop its products and acquire new clients. Led by Dr. Sebastian Klenk, Managing Director, 5Analytics […]

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Source: 5Analytics Raises €800K in Funding

Precursor Ventures to Raise $25M Second Seed Stage Venture Capital Fund | #VentureCanvas

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Precursor Ventures, a San Francisco, CA-based seed stage venture capital firm, is to raise its second fund. Per an SEC filing, Precursor Ventures II, L.P., is seeking to raise $25m. No funds have been raised, yet. Led by managing partner Charles Hudson, Precursor Ventures invests $100,000 to $250,000 in the first round of early-stage companies […]

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Source: Precursor Ventures to Raise $25M Second Seed Stage Venture Capital Fund

iPhone/iPad/iPod Transfer Software Free – Make it Simple | #VentureCanvas

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iOS devices are the craziest device of each age gathering. You locate nobody who wouldn’t like to keep these items in their pocket. Practically every individual of a family has both of two or may have both. On the off chance that you are in this classification then I have something for you. That is […]

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Source: iPhone/iPad/iPod Transfer Software Free – Make it Simple

CastBox Raises $16m in Funding | #VentureCanvas

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CastBox, a San Francisco, CA-based audio platform that allows users to listen to, create and share their favorite content, raised $16m in funding. The round was led by Qiming Venture Partners and IDG Capital with participation from SIG China, GSR Ventures and ZhenFund. The company intends to use the funds to continue to expand operations and […]

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Source: CastBox Raises $16m in Funding

Boostr Closes $1M Seed Funding Round | #VentureCanvas

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boostr, a NYC- and San Francisco, CA-based CRM platform designed specifically for Media & Advertising companies, closed a $1m seed funding round. Backers included Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments, Jon Steinberg, CEO of Cheddar, and Bryan Goldberg, CEO of Bustle, who joined existing strategic investors Jonah Goodhart’s WGI Group, LLC. The company intends to use the […]

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Source: Boostr Closes $1M Seed Funding Round

Wavemaker Partners Closes Second Southeast Asia-Focused Fund, at $66M | #VentureCanvas

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Wavemaker Partners, a Los Angeles, CA-based and Singapore-based early-stage venture capital firm, closed its second Southeast Asia-focused fund, at $66m. Backers included IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, Temasek, AddVentures, and other companies and families from all around the region. Led by Paul Santos, Managing Partner, Wavemaker Partners Southeast Asia has made more […]

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Source: Wavemaker Partners Closes Second Southeast Asia-Focused Fund, at $66M

Revain Builds Review Reliability via New Blockchain Tech Platform | #VentureCanvas

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The main target of the blockchain technology is to bring transparency and reliability to several industries and to improve the way they work. In the era of e-commerce, we mainly rely on reviews to decide to buy products, book travels and other services. Thanks to this, the online and mobile user experience is improved, actually. […]

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Source: Revain Builds Review Reliability via New Blockchain Tech Platform